Australia in New Zealand Test Match

New Zealand v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 103 runs

New Zealand 1st innings R 4s 6s
WA Hadlee* c Miller b Toshack 6 0
WM Anderson b Lindwall 4 0
VJ Scott c Barnes b O'Reilly 14 0
WM Wallace c Barnes b Toshack 10 0
EWT Tindill b Toshack 1 0 0
CG Rowe b O'Reilly 0 0 0
LA Butterfield lbw b O'Reilly 0 0 0
DAN McRae c Hassett b O'Reilly 0 0 0
C Burke lbw b Toshack 1 0 0
J Cowie st †Tallon b O'Reilly 2 0 0
DC Cleverley not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 3) 3
Total (all out; 39 overs) 42 (1.07 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Anderson), 2-15 (Hadlee), 3-37 (Wallace), 4-37 (Scott), 5-37 (Rowe), 6-37 (Butterfield), 7-37 (McRae), 8-39 (Burke), 9-40 (Tindill), 10-42 (Cowie)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 8 1 13 1 1.62
ERH Toshack 19 13 12 4 0.63
WJ O'Reilly 12 5 14 5 1.16
Australia 1st innings R 4s 6s
WA Brown* c Rowe b Burke 67 0
KD Meuleman b Cowie 0 0 0
SG Barnes b Cowie 54 0
KR Miller c Hadlee b Burke 30 0
AL Hassett c †Tindill b Cowie 19 0
CL McCool c Hadlee b Cowie 7 0
IWG Johnson not out 7 0
D Tallon c Scott b Cowie 5 0
RR Lindwall c Anderson b Cowie 0 0 0
Extras (b 5, lb 3, nb 2) 10
Total (8 wickets dec; 74 overs) 199 (2.68 runs per over)
Did not bat WJ O'Reilly, ERH Toshack
Fall of wickets 1-9 (Meuleman), 2-118 (Brown), 3-142 (Barnes), 4-174 (Hassett), 5-186 (Miller), 6-186 (McCool), 7-196 (Tallon), 8-199 (Lindwall)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DAN McRae 14 3 44 0 3.14
J Cowie 21 8 40 6 1.90
DC Cleverley 15 1 51 0 3.40
LA Butterfield 13 6 24 0 1.84
C Burke 11 2 30 2 2.72
New Zealand 2nd innings R 4s 6s
WA Hadlee* b Miller 3 0 0
WM Anderson b Lindwall 1 0 0
VJ Scott c †Tallon b Miller 4 0
WM Wallace run out 14 0
EWT Tindill lbw b Toshack 13 0
CG Rowe b O'Reilly 0 0 0
LA Butterfield lbw b O'Reilly 0 0 0
C Burke b Toshack 3 0 0
DAN McRae c Meuleman b McCool 8 0
J Cowie c Toshack b O'Reilly 0 0 0
DC Cleverley not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 5, nb 2) 7
Total (all out; 32.2 overs) 54 (1.67 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Hadlee), 2-5 (Anderson), 3-12 (Scott), 4-36 (Tindill), 5-37 (Rowe), 6-37 (Wallace), 7-39 (Butterfield), 8-41 (Burke), 9-42 (Cowie), 10-54 (McRae)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 9 3 16 1 1.77
ERH Toshack 10 5 6 2 0.60
WJ O'Reilly 7 1 19 3 2.71
KR Miller 6 2 6 2 1.00
CL McCool 0.2 0 0 1 0.00
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the one-off match
Test debuts IWG Johnson, RR Lindwall, CL McCool, KD Meuleman, KR Miller, D Tallon and ERH Toshack (Australia); WM Anderson, C Burke, LA Butterfield, DAN McRae, CG Rowe and VJ Scott (New Zealand)
Umpires HW Gourlay and MF Pengelly
Close of play
Fri, 29 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 149/3 (KR Miller 14*, AL Hassett 6*)
Sat, 30 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 54 (32.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • New Zealand's first test match vs Australia
 
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Series Results
New Zealand v Australia at Wellington - Mar 29-30, 1946
Australia won by an innings and 103 runs
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Photos

Mar 29, 1946

Verdun Scott dives and takes a brilliant diving catch to remove Don Tallon, New Zealand v Australia, Wellington, March 29, 1946

Verdun Scott dives and takes a brilliant diving catch to remove Don Tallon

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Mar 29, 1946

Players help the officials adjust the sightscreen, New Zealand v Australia, Wellington, March 29, 1946

Players help the officials adjust the sightscreen

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