West Indies tour of New Zealand, 1955/56 / Scorecard

West Indies in New Zealand Test Series - 1st Test

New Zealand v West Indies

West Indies won by an innings and 71 runs

New Zealand 1st innings R M 4s 6s
JG Leggat c Sobers b Atkinson 3 7 0 0
B Sutcliffe b Valentine 9 83 0
JW Guy c Goddard b Ramadhin 23 72 0
JR Reid b Ramadhin 10 0
SN McGregor run out 0 0 0
JEF Beck b Valentine 7 0
RW Blair c †Binns b Ramadhin 0 0 0
AM Moir not out 15 0
HB Cave* b Ramadhin 0 0 0
TG McMahon c †Binns b Ramadhin 0 0 0
AF Lissette lbw b Ramadhin 0 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 2) 7
Total (all out; 62.2 overs) 74 (1.18 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Leggat), 2-36 (Guy), 3-36 (Sutcliffe), 4-43 (McGregor), 5-54 (Reid), 6-54 (Blair), 7-54 (Beck), 8-62 (Cave), 9-70 (McMahon), 10-74 (Lissette)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FM King 8 2 11 0 1.37
DS Atkinson 7 5 2 1 0.28
CC Depeiaza 2 0 3 0 1.50
AL Valentine 24 13 28 2 1.16
S Ramadhin 21.2 13 23 6 1.07
West Indies 1st innings R M 4s 6s
BH Pairaudeau c Lissette b Blair 0 0 0
AP Binns b Lissette 10 0
GS Sobers run out 27 0
ED Weekes c †McMahon b Cave 123 17 0
OG Smith b Blair 64 112 9 1
DS Atkinson* c †McMahon b Cave 0 0 0
CC Depeiaza b Lissette 14 0
JDC Goddard not out 48 129 7 0
S Ramadhin b Blair 44 72 8 0
AL Valentine lbw b Blair 2 0 0
FM King absent hurt -
Extras (b 9, lb 10, nb 2) 21
Total (all out; 112.5 overs) 353 (3.12 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Pairaudeau), 2-30 (Binns), 3-72 (Sobers), 4-234 (Weekes), 5-234 (Atkinson), 6-236 (Smith), 7-272 (Depeiaza), 8-347 (Ramadhin), 9-353 (Valentine)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RW Blair 22.5 5 90 4 3.94
HB Cave 26 12 47 2 1.80
JR Reid 17 3 43 0 2.52
AF Lissette 28 11 73 2 2.60
AM Moir 19 3 79 0 4.15
New Zealand 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
JG Leggat lbw b Ramadhin 17 0
B Sutcliffe c †Binns b Valentine 48 95 6 1
JW Guy st †Binns b Smith 0 0 0
JR Reid run out 23 0
SN McGregor b Smith 11 0
JEF Beck lbw b Atkinson 66 81 11 1
RW Blair c Depeiaza b Smith 0 0 0
AM Moir c †Binns b Ramadhin 20 91 1
HB Cave* c Pairaudeau b Valentine 0 0 0
TG McMahon b Ramadhin 2 0 0
AF Lissette not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 19, lb 1) 20
Total (all out; 110.2 overs) 208 (1.88 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-61 (Sutcliffe), 2-65 (Guy), 3-73 (Leggat), 4-108 (McGregor), 5-108 (Reid), 6-108 (Blair), 7-198 (Beck), 8-201 (Cave), 9-207 (Moir), 10-208 (McMahon)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DS Atkinson 13 5 25 1 1.92
CC Depeiaza 3 0 12 0 4.00
AL Valentine 36 17 51 2 1.41
S Ramadhin 36.2 17 58 3 1.59
OG Smith 18 7 42 3 2.33
GS Sobers 4 4 0 0 0.00
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series West Indies led the 4-match series 1-0
Test debut AF Lissette (New Zealand)
Umpires LG Clark and AE Jelley
Close of play
Fri, 3 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 234/3 (ED Weekes 123*, OG Smith 63*)
Sat, 4 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 158/6 (JEF Beck 36*, AM Moir 7*)
Sun, 5 Feb - rest day
Mon, 6 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 208 (110.2 ov) - end of match
 
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