England in New Zealand Test Series - 1st Test

New Zealand v England

England won by 8 wickets

New Zealand 1st innings R M 4s 6s
GO Rabone* st †Evans b Wardle 18 180 2 0
ME Chapple b Statham 0 25 0 0
B Sutcliffe c Statham b Bailey 74 267 5 3
JR Reid b Statham 4 3 1 0
SN McGregor b Tyson 2 27 0 0
L Watt b Tyson 0 6 0 0
HB Cave b Tyson 1 18 0 0
AM Moir b Statham 7 11 1 0
RW Blair b Statham 0 9 0 0
AR MacGibbon c †Evans b Bailey 7 15 1 0
IA Colquhoun not out 0 7 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 4, nb 3) 12
Total (all out; 81.2 overs) 125 (1.53 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Chapple), 2-63 (Rabone), 3-68 (Reid), 4-72 (McGregor), 5-76 (Watt), 6-86 (Cave), 7-103 (Moir), 8-113 (Blair), 9-122 (MacGibbon), 10-125 (Sutcliffe)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FH Tyson 19 7 23 3 1.21
JB Statham 17 9 24 4 1.41
TE Bailey 12.2 6 19 2 1.54
JH Wardle 26 15 31 1 1.19
R Appleyard 7 3 16 0 2.28
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton* c †Colquhoun b Reid 11 50 2 0
TW Graveney b Cave 41 83 7 0
PBH May b MacGibbon 10 70 1 0
MC Cowdrey lbw b Reid 42 88 6 0
RT Simpson b Cave 21 58 2 1
TE Bailey lbw b Reid 0 3 0 0
TG Evans b Reid 0 9 0 0
JH Wardle not out 32 102 3 0
FH Tyson c McGregor b MacGibbon 16 90 2 0
R Appleyard not out 0 3 0 0
Extras (b 13, lb 17, nb 6) 36
Total (8 wickets dec; 92.5 overs) 209 (2.25 runs per over)
Did not bat JB Statham
Fall of wickets 1-60 (Hutton), 2-71 (Graveney), 3-101 (May), 4-150 (Cowdrey), 5-152 (Bailey), 6-152 (Simpson), 7-156 (Evans), 8-208 (Tyson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RW Blair 8 1 29 0 3.62
AR MacGibbon 24.5 11 39 2 1.57
JR Reid 27 11 36 4 1.33
HB Cave 24 15 27 2 1.12
AM Moir 9 1 42 0 4.66
New Zealand 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
GO Rabone* lbw b Wardle 7 41 0 0
B Sutcliffe run out 35 91 4 1
ME Chapple b Statham 20 61 1 1
JR Reid b Tyson 28 90 3 1
SN McGregor c Cowdrey b Appleyard 8 25 1 0
L Watt b Appleyard 2 11 0 0
HB Cave b Tyson 1 8 0 0
AR MacGibbon b Tyson 0 1 0 0
AM Moir lbw b Tyson 10 15 2 0
RW Blair b Wardle 3 14 0 0
IA Colquhoun not out 1 5 0 0
Extras (b 7, lb 10) 17
Total (all out; 56.3 overs) 132 (2.33 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Rabone), 2-68 (Sutcliffe), 3-75 (Chapple), 4-96 (McGregor), 5-98 (Watt), 6-103 (Cave), 7-103 (MacGibbon), 8-123 (Moir), 9-126 (Reid), 10-132 (Blair)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FH Tyson 12 6 16 4 1.33
JB Statham 15 5 30 1 2.00
TE Bailey 8 4 9 0 1.12
JH Wardle 14.3 4 41 2 2.82
R Appleyard 7 2 19 2 2.71
England 2nd innings (target: 49 runs) R M 4s 6s
L Hutton* c †Colquhoun b Blair 3 17 0 0
TW Graveney not out 32 50 5 0
PBH May b MacGibbon 13 25 2 0
MC Cowdrey not out 0 4 0 0
Extras (lb 1) 1
Total (2 wickets; 15.2 overs) 49 (3.19 runs per over)
Did not bat RT Simpson, TE Bailey, TG Evans, JH Wardle, FH Tyson, R Appleyard, JB Statham
Fall of wickets 1-22 (Hutton), 2-47 (May)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RW Blair 4 0 20 1 5.00
AR MacGibbon 7.2 2 16 1 2.18
JR Reid 4 2 12 0 3.00
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series England led the 2-match series 1-0
Test debuts IA Colquhoun, SN McGregor and L Watt (New Zealand)
Umpires RG Currie and SB Tomkinson
Close of play
Fri, 11 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 125
Sat, 12 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 209/8 (JH Wardle 32*, R Appleyard 0*)
Sun, 13 Mar - rest day
Mon, 14 Mar - day 3 - no play
Tue, 15 Mar - day 4 - no play
Wed, 16 Mar - day 5 - England 2nd innings 49/2 (15.2 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
New Zealand v England at Auckland - Mar 25-28, 1955
England won by an innings and 20 runs
New Zealand v England at Dunedin - Mar 11-16, 1955
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