England tour of New Zealand, 1946/47 / Scorecard

New Zealand 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WA Hadlee* c Bedser b Yardley 116 167 11 0
B Sutcliffe c †Evans b Bedser 58 133 7 0
VJ Scott c Hammond b Pollard 18 61 2 0
WM Wallace c †Evans b Bedser 9 18 1 0
DD Taylor lbw b Bedser 12 53 1 0
FB Smith b Bedser 18 16 1 0
EWT Tindill b Pollard 1 9 0 0
RH Scott b Edrich 18 43 3 0
J Cowie b Pollard 45 112 4 1
TB Burtt not out 24 85 0 0
Extras (b 10, lb 11, nb 5) 26
Total (9 wickets dec; 102.4 overs) 345 (3.36 runs per over)
Did not bat CA Snedden
Fall of wickets 1-133 (Sutcliffe), 2-195 (Hadlee), 3-212 (Wallace), 4-212 (VJ Scott), 5-234 (Smith), 6-238 (Tindill), 7-258 (Taylor), 8-281 (RH Scott), 9-345 (Cowie)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AV Bedser 39 5 95 4 2.43
R Pollard 29.4 8 73 3 2.46
WJ Edrich 11 2 35 1 3.18
DVP Wright 13 1 61 0 4.69
TPB Smith 6 0 43 0 7.16
NWD Yardley 4 0 12 1 3.00
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
C Washbrook c Smith b Cowie 2 3 0 0
NWD Yardley b Cowie 22 63 2 0
WJ Edrich c Taylor b RH Scott 42 95 3 0
DCS Compton b Cowie 38 66 2 1
WR Hammond* c Sutcliffe b Cowie 79 123 10 0
JT Ikin c †Tindill b Cowie 45 97 6 0
TG Evans not out 21 38 3 0
TPB Smith c sub b Cowie 1 16 0 0
AV Bedser not out 8 14 2 0
Extras (b 5, lb 1, nb 1) 7
Total (7 wickets dec; 83 overs) 265 (3.19 runs per over)
Did not bat DVP Wright, R Pollard
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Washbrook), 2-46 (Yardley), 3-79 (Edrich), 4-125 (Compton), 5-222 (Ikin), 6-241 (Hammond), 7-249 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
J Cowie 30 4 83 6 2.76
RH Scott 23 3 74 1 3.21
TB Burtt 14 1 55 0 3.92
CA Snedden 16 5 46 0 2.87
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series One-off match drawn
Test debuts TB Burtt, RH Scott, FB Smith, CA Snedden, B Sutcliffe and DD Taylor (New Zealand)
Umpires OR Montgomery and MF Pengelly
Close of play
Fri, 21 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 306/8 (J Cowie 24*, TB Burtt 9*)
Sat, 22 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 265/7 (TG Evans 21*, AV Bedser 8*, 83 ov)
Sun, 23 Mar - rest day
Mon, 24 Mar - day 3 - no play
Tue, 25 Mar - day 4 - no play
Match notes
  • General
  • Match extended by 1 day (Extra day added after no play on day 3, but that was washed out as well)
  • Rain interrupted much of the playing time.
  • C.S.Dempster originally selected for this match, withdrew on the night before due to an eye injury.
 
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