Result
2nd Test, Auckland, Mar 14-18 1959, England tour of New Zealand
181
(118 ov)
311/7
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BA Bolton run out01114000.00
RM Harris c †Swetman b Dexter1265971018.46
SN McGregor hit wicket b Trueman11925005.26
JW Guy  b Dexter11925005.26
B Sutcliffe  b Lock611311637146.56
JR Reid (c) b Dexter34446006.81
JT Sparling c †Swetman b Trueman25911112027.47
AM Moir c Graveney b Trueman1032440031.25
EC Petrie c Trueman b Lock1380901016.25
RW Blair c Cowdrey b Tyson2231402170.96
KW Hough not out24141750171.42
Extras(b 7, lb 1, nb 1)9
TOTAL(89.3 Ov, RR: 2.02)181
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Bruce Bolton), 2-6 (Noel McGregor), 3-11 (John Guy), 4-16 (Roger Harris), 5-41 (John Reid), 6-98 (Bert Sutcliffe), 7-116 (John Sparling), 8-125 (Alex Moir), 9-157 (Bob Blair), 10-181 (Eric Petrie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FS Trueman26124631.7600
FH Tyson2095012.5000
ER Dexter1982331.2100
GAR Lock20.3122921.4100
JB Mortimore412406.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson c Bolton b Moir67-18850-
W Watson  b Hough11-5100-
TW Graveney  b Moir46-6080-
PBH May (c)not out124-250140-
MC Cowdrey  b Hough5-2000-
ER Dexter c †Petrie b Moir1-900-
JB Mortimore  b Hough9-4910-
R Swetman run out17-4710-
FS Trueman not out21-4230-
Extras(b 4, lb 6)10
TOTAL(118 Ov, RR: 2.63)311/7
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Willie Watson), 2-94 (Tom Graveney), 3-165 (Peter Richardson), 4-182 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-183 (Ted Dexter), 6-223 (John Mortimore), 7-261 (Roy Swetman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair2766902.5500
KW Hough38127932.0700
JR Reid411904.7500
JT Sparling2074802.4000
AM Moir2848433.0000
B Sutcliffe10202.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 472
Season1958/59
Match days14,16,17,18 March 1959 (4-day match)
Umpires
Dick Shortt
Jack Cowie
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 14 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 0/0 (PE Richardson 0*, W Watson 0*)
Sun, 15 Mar - rest day
Mon, 16 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 311/7 (PBH May 24*, FS Trueman 21*, 118 ov)
Tue, 17 Mar - day 3 - no play
Wed, 18 Mar - day 4 - no play