2nd Test, Leeds, Jul 28 - Aug 1 1983, New Zealand tour of England
225 & 252
(27.1 ov, target 101)
377 & 103/5
New Zealand won by 5 wickets
Player Of The Match
New Zealand
England 1st Innings
G Fowler c †Smith b Chatfield955650016.36
CJ Tavare c †Smith b Coney692292928030.13
DI Gower c Coney b Cairns918221050.00
AJ Lamb c MD Crowe b Cairns58831009169.87
IT Botham c Howarth b Cairns38333661115.15
DW Randall c Coney b Cairns410140040.00
PH Edmonds c †Smith b Cairns835350022.85
GR Dilley  b Cairns032000.00
RW Taylor not out1043501023.25
RGD Willis (c)c JJ Crowe b Coney926341034.61
NG Cowans c Bracewell b Cairns023000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 7)11
TOTAL(89.2 Ov, RR: 2.51)225
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Graeme Fowler), 2-35 (David Gower), 3-135 (Allan Lamb), 4-175 (Sir Ian Botham), 5-185 (Derek Randall), 6-205 (Phil Edmonds), 7-205 (Graham Dilley), 8-209 (Chris Tavaré), 9-225 (Bob Willis), 10-225 (Norman Cowans)
Sir RJ Hadlee2194402.0900
EJ Chatfield2286713.0400
BL Cairns33.2147472.2200
JV Coney1232121.7500
JG Bracewell10808.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
JG Wright c Willis b Cowans9322628613041.15
BA Edgar  b Willis8420727811040.57
GP Howarth (c)run out1314263092.85
MD Crowe lbw b Cowans371341775027.61
JJ Crowe run out045000.00
JV Coney c Gower b Willis1959714032.20
Sir RJ Hadlee  b Cowans751341859055.97
JG Bracewell c Dilley b Edmonds1640553040.00
IDS Smith c Tavare b Willis2650033.33
BL Cairns not out24212912114.28
EJ Chatfield lbw b Willis011000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 8, w 1)14
TOTAL(139.3 Ov, RR: 2.7)377
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Geoff Howarth), 2-168 (Martin Crowe), 3-169 (Jeff Crowe), 4-169 (John Wright), 5-218 (Jeremy Coney), 6-304 (Sir Richard Hadlee), 7-348 (John Bracewell), 8-351 (Ian Smith), 9-377 (Bruce Edgar), 10-377 (Ewen Chatfield)
RGD Willis23.365742.4200
GR Dilley1743602.1100
IT Botham2698103.1100
NG Cowans2888833.1400
PH Edmonds451410112.2400
England 2nd Innings
G Fowler c †Smith b Chatfield1941571046.34
CJ Tavare  b Chatfield2364644035.93
DI Gower not out11219626614057.14
AJ Lamb  b Coney2871773039.43
IT Botham c Howarth b Coney43710133.33
DW Randall c †Smith b Chatfield16161530100.00
PH Edmonds c †Smith b Chatfield042000.00
GR Dilley c †Smith b Chatfield1572691020.83
RW Taylor  b Cairns935411025.71
RGD Willis (c)c Coney b Cairns42210200.00
NG Cowans c MD Crowe b Cairns1018422055.55
Extras(b 8, lb 3, w 1)12
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 2.89)252
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Graeme Fowler), 2-44 (Chris Tavaré), 3-116 (Allan Lamb), 4-126 (Sir Ian Botham), 5-142 (Derek Randall), 6-142 (Phil Edmonds), 7-190 (Graham Dilley), 8-217 (Bob Taylor), 9-221 (Bob Willis), 10-252 (Norman Cowans)
Sir RJ Hadlee2694501.7300
EJ Chatfield2959553.2700
BL Cairns2427032.9100
JV Coney813023.7500
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 101 runs)
JG Wright c Randall b Willis2643743060.46
BA Edgar c Edmonds b Willis215210013.33
GP Howarth (c)c Randall b Willis2022234090.90
MD Crowe c Lamb b Willis11332007.69
JJ Crowe  b Willis1323360056.52
JV Coney not out1038671026.31
Sir RJ Hadlee not out621340028.57
Extras(b 8, lb 7, nb 10)25
TOTAL(27.1 Ov, RR: 3.79)103/5
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Bruce Edgar), 2-42 (Geoff Howarth), 3-60 (John Wright), 4-61 (Martin Crowe), 5-83 (Jeff Crowe)
RGD Willis1453552.5000
GR Dilley821602.0000
IT Botham0.104024.0000
NG Cowans502304.6000
Headingley, Leeds
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Player Of The Match
Lance Cairns
Series result4-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 958
Match days28,29,30 July, 1 August 1983 (5-day match)
David Constant
Barrie Meyer
Thu, 28 Jul - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 11/0 (JG Wright 2*, BA Edgar 9*)
Fri, 29 Jul - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 252/5 (BA Edgar 28*, Sir RJ Hadlee 52*)
Sat, 30 Jul - day 3 - England 2nd innings 154/6 (DI Gower 54*, GR Dilley 1*)
Sun, 31 Jul - rest day
Mon, 01 Aug - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 103/5 (27.1 ov) - end of match
  • New Zealand's 1st test win in England.
  • BA Edgar (1) retired hurt on 19* from 26/0 to 218/5