New Zealand in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v New Zealand

England won by 9 wickets

England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
G Boycott c †Dick b Motz 23 105 0
RW Barber b Motz 31 0
ER Dexter c †Dick b Motz 57 134 8 0
KF Barrington c †Dick b Collinge 137 437 11 1
MC Cowdrey b Collinge 85 10 0
MJK Smith* lbw b Collinge 0 0 0
JM Parks c Cameron b Reid 34 28 0
FJ Titmus c Congdon b Motz 13 55 0
TW Cartwright b Motz 4 0
FS Trueman c Pollard b Cameron 3 0 0
FE Rumsey not out 21 0
Extras (b 10, lb 6, nb 11) 27
Total (all out; 156.4 overs) 435 (2.77 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-54 (Barber), 2-76 (Boycott), 3-164 (Dexter), 4-300 (Cowdrey), 5-300 (Smith), 6-335 (Parks), 7-368 (Titmus), 8-391 (Cartwright), 9-394 (Trueman), 10-435 (Barrington)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RO Collinge 29.4 8 63 3 2.12
FJ Cameron 43 10 117 1 2.72
RC Motz 43 14 108 5 2.51
V Pollard 18 4 60 0 3.33
BE Congdon 7 2 17 0 2.42
JR Reid 16 5 43 1 2.68
New Zealand 1st innings R M 4s 6s
GT Dowling b Titmus 32 0
BE Congdon c Smith b Titmus 24 76 0
BW Sinclair b Titmus 14 0
JR Reid* b Trueman 2 0 0
B Sutcliffe retired hurt 4 0
RW Morgan c †Parks b Barber 22 0
AE Dick c Titmus b Cartwright 0 0 0
V Pollard lbw b Titmus 4 0
RC Motz c Trueman b Cartwright 0 0 0
RO Collinge c Dexter b Barber 4 0
FJ Cameron not out 4 0
Extras (b 1, lb 1, nb 4) 6
Total (all out; 63 overs) 116 (1.84 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-54 (Congdon), 2-63 (Dowling), 3-67 (Reid), 3-75* (Sutcliffe, retired not out), 4-86 (Sinclair), 5-97 (Dick), 6-104 (Pollard), 7-105 (Motz), 8-108 (Morgan), 9-115 (Collinge), 9-116* (Sutcliffe, retired not out)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FE Rumsey 9 2 22 0 2.44
FS Trueman 18 3 49 1 2.72
FJ Titmus 26 17 18 4 0.69
TW Cartwright 7 3 14 2 2.00
RW Barber 3 2 7 2 2.33
New Zealand 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
GT Dowling b Barber 41 136 0
BE Congdon b Titmus 47 1
BW Sinclair st †Parks b Barber 2 0 0
JR Reid* c Barrington b Titmus 44 51 7 1
RW Morgan lbw b Trueman 43 6 0
AE Dick b Barber 42 69 7 0
B Sutcliffe c Titmus b Dexter 53 4 0
V Pollard not out 81 240 12 0
RC Motz c & b Barber 21 33 4 0
RO Collinge c †Parks b Trueman 9 0
FJ Cameron b Trueman 0 0 0
Extras (b 17, lb 11, nb 2) 30
Total (all out; 175.4 overs) 413 (2.35 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 0-63* (Congdon, retired not out), 1-72 (Sinclair), 2-105 (Dowling), 3-131 (Reid), 4-145 (Congdon), 5-220 (Dick), 6-249 (Morgan), 7-353 (Sutcliffe), 8-386 (Motz), 9-413 (Collinge), 10-413 (Cameron)
Bowling O M R W Econ
FE Rumsey 17 5 32 0 1.88
FS Trueman 32.4 8 79 3 2.41
FJ Titmus 59 30 85 2 1.44
TW Cartwright 12 6 12 0 1.00
RW Barber 45 15 132 4 2.93
KF Barrington 5 0 25 0 5.00
ER Dexter 5 1 18 1 3.60
England 2nd innings (target: 95 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Boycott not out 44 103 0
RW Barber c sub b Morgan 51 100 0
ER Dexter not out 0 1 0 0 0 -
Extras (nb 1) 1
Total (1 wicket; 30.5 overs) 96 (3.11 runs per over)
Did not bat KF Barrington, MC Cowdrey, MJK Smith*, JM Parks, FJ Titmus, TW Cartwright, FS Trueman, FE Rumsey
Fall of wickets 1-92 (Barber)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RO Collinge 5 1 14 0 2.80
FJ Cameron 3 0 11 0 3.66
RC Motz 13 3 34 0 2.61
V Pollard 1 0 5 0 5.00
BE Congdon 2 1 6 0 3.00
JR Reid 5 2 7 0 1.40
RW Morgan 1.5 0 18 1 9.81
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England led the 3-match series 1-0
Umpires CS Elliott and WFF Price
Close of play
Thu, 27 May - day 1 - England 1st innings 232/3 (KF Barrington 61*, MC Cowdrey 44*)
Fri, 28 May - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 59/1 (GT Dowling 30*, BW Sinclair 4*)
Sat, 29 May - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 215/4 (RW Morgan 33*, AE Dick 41*)
Sun, 30 May - rest day
Mon, 31 May - day 4 - England 2nd innings 8/0 (G Boycott 5*, RW Barber 3*)
Tue, 1 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 96/1 (30.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • B Sutcliffe (1) retired hurt on 3* from 75/3 to 115/9 (hit on the right ear by a bouncer from FS Trueman)
  • B Sutcliffe (1) retired hurt at 116/9 (unable to continue with previous injury after resuming for 2 minutes)
  • BE Congdon (2) retired hurt on ?* from 63/0 to 105/2
 
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Series Results
England v New Zealand at Leeds - Jul 8-13, 1965
England won by an innings and 187 runs
England v New Zealand at Lord's - Jun 17-22, 1965
England won by 7 wickets
England v New Zealand at Birmingham - May 27-Jun 1, 1965
England won by 9 wickets
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May 29, 1965

Graham Dowling bats, England v New Zealand, Edgbaston, 29th May 1965

Graham Dowling bats

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May 27, 1965

Dick Motz bowling, England v New Zealand, 1st Test, Edgbaston, May 27, 1965

Dick Motz bowling against England

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