Result
2nd Test, Mumbai (BS), Dec 2-7 1955, New Zealand tour of India
421/8d
(f/o)
258 & 136 (77.4 ov)
India won by an innings and 27 runs
India 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MH Mankad c sub b Poore223-470220-
VL Mehra c Harris b Hayes10---0-
PR Umrigar (c) b Cave15---0-
VL Manjrekar c Alabaster b Cave0--00-
AG Kripal Singh  b Cave63---0-
GS Ramchand  b MacGibbon22---0-
NJ Contractor c †Petrie b MacGibbon16---0-
DG Phadkar not out37---1-
NS Tamhane  b Poore10---0-
SR Patil not out14---0-
Extras(lb 3, nb 8)11
TOTAL(158 Ov, RR: 2.66)421/8d
Did not bat: SP Gupte 
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Vijay Mehra), 2-61 (Polly Umrigar), 3-63 (Vijay Manjrekar), 4-230 (AG Kripal Singh), 5-281 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-347 (Nari Contractor), 7-365 (Vinoo Mankad), 8-377 (Naren Tamhane)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Hayes2647913.0300
AR MacGibbon2365622.4300
HB Cave48237731.6000
JR Reid31602.0000
JC Alabaster2548303.3200
AM Moir1225104.2500
MB Poore1934922.5700
B Sutcliffe20904.5000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe c Gupte b Ramchand73-157100-
EC Petrie lbw b Gupte4---0-
JW Guy c Gupte b Ramchand23---0-
JR Reid lbw b Patil39-13951-
PGZ Harris lbw b Gupte19---0-
AR MacGibbon c Mankad b Phadkar46-12980-
MB Poore c Umrigar b Phadkar17---0-
HB Cave (c)run out12---0-
AM Moir lbw b Gupte0--00-
JC Alabaster  b Mankad16---0-
JA Hayes not out0--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 2, w 4)9
TOTAL(134.1 Ov, RR: 1.92)258
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Eric Petrie), 2-94 (Bert Sutcliffe), 3-133 (John Guy), 4-156 (Zin Harris), 5-166 (John Reid), 6-218 (Matt Poore), 7-231 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-232 (Alex Moir), 9-258 (Harry Cave), 10-258 (Jack Alabaster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Phadkar28105321.8900
SR Patil1433612.5700
SP Gupte51268331.6200
GS Ramchand31154821.5400
MH Mankad10.132912.8500
New Zealand 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe c Mankad b Gupte37---0-
EC Petrie c Gupte b Phadkar4---0-
JW Guy lbw b Gupte2--00-
JR Reid c Phadkar b Patil4---0-
PGZ Harris c †Tamhane b Mankad7---0-
AR MacGibbon c Patil b Gupte24---0-
MB Poore  b Mankad0--00-
HB Cave (c)c Umrigar b Mankad21---0-
AM Moir c Manjrekar b Gupte28---0-
JC Alabaster  b Gupte4---0-
JA Hayes not out0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 4)5
TOTAL(77.4 Ov, RR: 1.75)136
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Eric Petrie), 2-22 (John Guy), 3-33 (John Reid), 4-45 (Zin Harris), 5-67 (Bert Sutcliffe), 6-68 (Matt Poore), 7-86 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-117 (Harry Cave), 9-136 (Alex Moir), 10-136 (Jack Alabaster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DG Phadkar64510.8300
SR Patil941511.6600
SP Gupte32.4194551.3700
GS Ramchand64901.5000
MH Mankad2485732.3700
MATCH DETAILS
Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai
TossIndia , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of India
Series resultIndia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 417
Season1955/56
Match days2,3,4,6,7 December 1955 (5-day match)
Test debut
Vijay Mehra
Nari Contractor
Sadashiv Patil
Umpires
Balkrishna Mohoni
Mysore Vijayasarathi
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Dec - day 1 - India 1st innings 223/3 (MH Mankad 132*, AG Kripal Singh 59*)
Sat, 03 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 21/1 (B Sutcliffe 13*, JW Guy 0*)
Sun, 04 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 208/5 (AR MacGibbon 28*, MB Poore 15*)
Mon, 05 Dec - rest day
Tue, 06 Dec - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 99/7 (HB Cave 14*, AM Moir 3*)
Wed, 07 Dec - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 136 (77.4 ov) - end of match