Result
2nd Test, Christchurch, Feb 18-21 1956, West Indies tour of New Zealand
386
(60.4 ov)
158 & 164 (f/o)
West Indies won by an innings and 64 runs
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HA Furlonge lbw b Blair0--00-
BH Pairaudeau  b Reid13---0-
GS Sobers  b Lissette25---0-
ED Weekes  b Sinclair103-156160-
OG Smith c Reid b MacGibbon11---1-
CC Depeiaza  b Reid4-7400-
DS Atkinson (c)c & b Reid85---1-
JDC Goddard not out83---0-
S Ramadhin  b MacGibbon33---0-
DT Dewdney run out3--00-
AL Valentine run out1--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 8, nb 7, w 1)25
TOTAL(136.5 Ov, RR: 2.82)386
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Hammond Furlonge), 2-28 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 3-72 (Sir Garry Sobers), 4-109 (Collie Smith), 5-163 (Clairmonte Depeiaza), 6-169 (Sir Everton Weekes), 7-312 (Denis Atkinson), 8-361 (Sonny Ramadhin), 9-368 (Tom Dewdney), 10-386 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair2756612.4400
AR MacGibbon3398122.4500
JR Reid2476832.8300
AF Lissette2055112.5500
IM Sinclair30.597912.5600
B Sutcliffe201608.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe st †Depeiaza b Ramadhin26---0-
SN McGregor  b Dewdney19---0-
LSM Miller c Goddard b Ramadhin7---0-
JR Reid (c) b Valentine28--60-
JW Guy c & b Ramadhin3--00-
JEF Beck lbw b Ramadhin4---0-
SC Guillen  b Valentine15---0-
AR MacGibbon not out31-5660-
IM Sinclair  b Ramadhin7---0-
RW Blair  b Smith2--00-
AF Lissette  b Smith0--00-
Extras(b 14, lb 2)16
TOTAL(75.5 Ov, RR: 2.08)158
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Noel McGregor), 2-50 (Lawrie Miller), 3-67 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-85 (John Reid), 5-90 (John Beck), 6-113 (John Guy), 7-121 (Sammy Guillen), 8-140 (Ian Sinclair), 9-156 (Bob Blair), 10-158 (Allen Lissette)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Dewdney1653111.9300
DS Atkinson1031601.6000
S Ramadhin26104651.7600
AL Valentine2294822.1800
OG Smith1.51120.5400
New Zealand 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe st †Depeiaza b Smith10---0-
SN McGregor c †Depeiaza b Valentine17---0-
LSM Miller c Weekes b Ramadhin31---0-
JEF Beck st †Depeiaza b Smith13---0-
JR Reid (c) b Smith40-3670-
JW Guy  b Valentine4---0-
SC Guillen c & b Smith0--00-
AR MacGibbon hit wicket b Valentine34--41-
IM Sinclair c Goddard b Valentine0--00-
RW Blair c Sobers b Valentine9---0-
AF Lissette not out1--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(f/o)164
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Bert Sutcliffe), 2-62 (Lawrie Miller), 3-62 (Noel McGregor), 4-115 (John Reid), 5-120 (John Beck), 6-120 (Sammy Guillen), 7-120 (John Guy), 8-121 (Ian Sinclair), 9-133 (Bob Blair), 10-164 (Tony MacGibbon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Dewdney822002.5000
DS Atkinson30602.0000
S Ramadhin912612.8800
AL Valentine22.4113251.4100
OG Smith1847544.1600
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 422
Season1955/56
Match days18,20,21 February 1956 (4-day match)
Test debut
Ian Sinclair
Umpires
Bill Gwynne
Jack Cowie
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 18 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 349/7 (JDC Goddard 63*, S Ramadhin 26*)
Sun, 19 Feb - rest day
Mon, 20 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 93/5 (JW Guy 0*, SC Guillen 0*)
Tue, 21 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 164 (60.4 ov) - end of match