Result
1st Test, Auckland, Feb 27 - Mar 3 1969, West Indies tour of New Zealand
323 & 297/8d
(69 ov, target 345)
276 & 348/5
West Indies won by 5 wickets
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GT Dowling (c)c †Hendriks b Edwards18---0-
GM Turner c Sobers b Hall0--00-
BE Congdon c Sobers b Gibbs85-147110-
BF Hastings c †Hendriks b Sobers21-67-0-
MG Burgess c †Hendriks b Sobers11---0-
V Pollard c & b Gibbs4---0-
BW Yuile c Lloyd b Holford20---0-
BR Taylor c Fredericks b Edwards124-111145-
RC Motz c Hall b Edwards13-33-0-
RS Cunis c Fredericks b Gibbs13---0-
BD Milburn not out4---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 3)10
TOTAL(73.4 Ov, RR: 3.29)323
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Glenn Turner), 2-28 (Graham Dowling), 3-92 (Brian Hastings), 4-122 (Mark Burgess), 5-135 (Vic Pollard), 6-152 (Bevan Congdon), 7-232 (Bryan Yuile), 8-275 (Dick Motz), 9-315 (Bruce Taylor), 10-323 (Bob Cunis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall813413.1800
RM Edwards1625832.7100
LR Gibbs25.439632.8200
GS Sobers1918723.4300
DAJ Holford513815.7000
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks  b Motz6---0-
MC Carew c Burgess b Yuile109-317120-
SM Nurse c Turner b Pollard95-216111-
CH Lloyd lbw b Yuile3--00-
BF Butcher c Hastings b Yuile0--00-
GS Sobers (c)c †Milburn b Pollard11---0-
DAJ Holford c Burgess b Taylor18---0-
JL Hendriks c Dowling b Taylor15---0-
RM Edwards c †Milburn b Motz2--00-
WW Hall  b Motz1--00-
LR Gibbs not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 5)16
TOTAL(79.7 Ov, RR: 2.59)276
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Roy Fredericks), 2-197 (Seymour Nurse), 3-212 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 4-212 (Basil Butcher), 5-225 (Sir Garry Sobers), 6-249 (Joey Carew), 7-269 (David Holford), 8-272 (Prof Edwards), 9-274 (Sir Wes Hall), 10-276 (Jackie Hendriks)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RC Motz1937032.7600
BR Taylor16.724822.1300
RS Cunis923603.0000
BW Yuile1526433.2000
V Pollard2054221.5700
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GT Dowling (c) b Edwards71-17652-
GM Turner  b Edwards40-222-0-
BE Congdon lbw b Edwards7---0-
BF Hastings c Gibbs b Holford31---0-
MG Burgess c Fredericks b Holford30--21-
BR Taylor c Gibbs b Holford9---0-
V Pollard not out51-10841-
BW Yuile c †Hendriks b Gibbs1--00-
RC Motz lbw b Sobers23-3450-
RS Cunis not out20-64-0-
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 9)14
TOTAL(112.2 Ov, RR: 1.98)297/8d
Did not bat: BD Milburn 
Fall of wickets: 1-112 (Graham Dowling), 2-122 (Bevan Congdon), 3-131 (Glenn Turner), 4-185 (Mark Burgess), 5-200 (Bruce Taylor), 6-200 (Brian Hastings), 7-201 (Bryan Yuile), 8-235 (Dick Motz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WW Hall8.24800.7200
RM Edwards2447132.2100
LR Gibbs3596911.4700
GS Sobers3077911.9700
DAJ Holford1515632.8000
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 345 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RC Fredericks c Turner b Pollard23-66-0-
MC Carew c Hastings b Cunis38-13950-
SM Nurse c Yuile b Motz168-215222-
BF Butcher not out78-18380-
CH Lloyd run out14--01-
GS Sobers (c)lbw b Taylor0--00-
DAJ Holford not out4---0-
Extras(b 12, lb 10, nb 1)23
TOTAL(69 Ov, RR: 3.78)348/5
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Roy Fredericks), 2-122 (Joey Carew), 3-296 (Seymour Nurse), 4-320 (Sir Clive Lloyd), 5-320 (Sir Garry Sobers)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RC Motz1208515.3100
BR Taylor1115413.6800
RS Cunis2018013.0000
BW Yuile1425803.1000
V Pollard1214813.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Series resultWest Indies led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 648
Season1968/69
Match days27,28 February, 1,3 March 1969 (4-day match)
Test debut
Glenn Turner
Brian Hastings
Barry Milburn
Umpires
Dick Shortt
Tony Mackintosh
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 53/1 (MC Carew 33*, SM Nurse 11*)
Fri, 28 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 12/0 (GT Dowling 6*, GM Turner 5*)
Sat, 01 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 259/8 (V Pollard 25*, RS Cunis 8*)
Sun, 02 Mar - rest day
Mon, 03 Mar - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 348/5 (69 ov) - end of match