Result
3rd Test, Wellington, Mar 3-7 1956, West Indies tour of New Zealand
(5.2 ov, target 13)
404 & 13/1
(f/o)
208 & 208
West Indies won by 9 wickets
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BH Pairaudeau c MacGibbon b Cave68-17370-
GS Sobers c Barber b Reid27---0-
JDC Goddard c Beard b MacGibbon16---0-
ED Weekes c †Guillen b Cave156-211190-
OG Smith lbw b MacGibbon1--00-
DS Atkinson (c)run out60-9090-
AP Binns lbw b Beard27---0-
S Ramadhin c Beard b Reid15---0-
FM King not out13---0-
DT Dewdney run out2--00-
AL Valentine c McGregor b Reid2--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 3, nb 5)17
TOTAL(135.5 Ov, RR: 2.97)404
Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Sir Garry Sobers), 2-117 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 3-117 (John Goddard), 4-119 (Collie Smith), 5-239 (Denis Atkinson), 6-345 (Alfie Binns), 7-387 (Sonny Ramadhin), 8-387 (Sir Everton Weekes), 9-391 (Tom Dewdney), 10-404 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR MacGibbon2447523.1200
HB Cave37109622.5900
DD Beard3499012.6400
JR Reid32.588532.5800
IM Sinclair804105.1200
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LSM Miller c & b King16---0-
SN McGregor c Weekes b Smith5---0-
AR MacGibbon c Goddard b Valentine3--00-
DD Taylor run out43-149-0-
JR Reid (c) b Ramadhin1--00-
JEF Beck lbw b Sobers55-27940-
RT Barber  b Ramadhin12---0-
SC Guillen  b Smith36-83-0-
DD Beard not out17---0-
HB Cave  b Atkinson0--00-
IM Sinclair lbw b Atkinson0--00-
Extras(b 11, lb 9)20
TOTAL(140 Ov, RR: 1.48)208
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Noel McGregor), 2-23 (Lawrie Miller), 3-27 (Tony MacGibbon), 4-28 (John Reid), 5-104 (Don Taylor), 6-116 (Trevor Barber), 7-176 (Sammy Guillen), 8-205 (John Beck), 9-208 (Harry Cave), 10-208 (Ian Sinclair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Dewdney1132602.3600
FM King8.431812.0700
OG Smith29152720.9300
S Ramadhin30116322.1000
AL Valentine35203110.8800
DS Atkinson12.222021.6200
GS Sobers1411310.2100
New Zealand 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
LSM Miller c †Binns b Dewdney7---0-
SN McGregor c †Binns b Atkinson41-128-0-
AR MacGibbon  b Atkinson36-9640-
DD Taylor c Pairaudeau b Atkinson77-15591-
JR Reid (c) b Atkinson5---0-
JEF Beck  b Smith6---0-
RT Barber c Goddard b Ramadhin5---0-
SC Guillen c Goddard b Dewdney0--00-
DD Beard c †Binns b Atkinson5---0-
HB Cave c & b Sobers5---0-
IM Sinclair not out18--40-
Extras(b 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(106.5 Ov, RR: 1.94)208
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Lawrie Miller), 2-82 (Tony MacGibbon), 3-93 (Noel McGregor), 4-99 (John Reid), 5-121 (John Beck), 6-141 (Trevor Barber), 7-142 (Sammy Guillen), 8-180 (Don Beard), 9-185 (Don Taylor), 10-208 (Harry Cave)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DT Dewdney1735423.1700
OG Smith1472311.6400
S Ramadhin21103311.5700
AL Valentine1591801.2000
DS Atkinson31126652.1200
GS Sobers8.541111.2400
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 13 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BH Pairaudeau c Sinclair b MacGibbon8---0-
AP Binns not out5---0-
JDC Goddard not out0--00-
Extras0
TOTAL(5.2 Ov, RR: 2.43)13/1
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Bruce Pairaudeau)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR MacGibbon31612.0000
DD Beard2.20703.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 423
Season1955/56
Match days3,5,6,7 March 1956 (4-day match)
Test debut
Trevor Barber
Umpires
Bill Gwynne
Leslie Clark
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 Mar - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 361/6 (ED Weekes 145*, S Ramadhin 5*)
Sun, 04 Mar - rest day
Mon, 05 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 140/6 (JEF Beck 29*, SC Guillen 19*)
Tue, 06 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 141/5 (DD Taylor 38*, RT Barber 5*)
Wed, 07 Mar - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 13/1 (5.2 ov) - end of match