Result
2nd Test, Auckland, Mar 25-28 1955, England tour of New Zealand
(27 ov)
200 & 26
246
England won by an innings and 20 runs
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe c Bailey b Statham49-9080-
JG Leggat lbw b Tyson4-1210-
MB Poore c †Evans b Tyson0-200-
JR Reid c Statham b Wardle73-21071-
GO Rabone (c)c †Evans b Statham29-15520-
SN McGregor not out15-7920-
HB Cave c Bailey b Appleyard6-3810-
AR MacGibbon  b Appleyard9-1020-
IA Colquhoun c sub b Appleyard011000.00
AM Moir lbw b Statham0-400-
JA Hayes  b Statham0-300-
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 4)15
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 2.25)200
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Gordon Leggat), 2-13 (Matt Poore), 3-76 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-154 (John Reid), 5-171 (Geoff Rabone), 6-189 (Harry Cave), 7-199 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-199 (Ian Colquhoun), 9-200 (Alex Moir), 10-200 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FH Tyson1124123.7200
JB Statham17.472841.5800
TE Bailey1323402.6100
R Appleyard1643832.3700
JH Wardle31194411.4100
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RT Simpson c & b Moir23-6830-
TW Graveney c Rabone b Hayes13-2620-
PBH May  b Hayes48-12530-
MC Cowdrey  b Moir22-8010-
L Hutton (c) b MacGibbon53-14350-
TE Bailey c †Colquhoun b Cave18-8120-
TG Evans c Reid b Moir0-200-
JH Wardle c Reid b Moir0-400-
FH Tyson not out27-9220-
R Appleyard c †Colquhoun b Hayes6-1500-
JB Statham c Reid b Moir13-2601-
Extras(b 12, lb 3, nb 8)23
TOTAL(119.1 Ov, RR: 2.06)246
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Tom Graveney), 2-56 (Reg Simpson), 3-112 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-112 (Peter May), 5-163 (Trevor Bailey), 6-164 (Godfrey Evans), 7-164 (Johnny Wardle), 8-201 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 9-218 (Bob Appleyard), 10-246 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Hayes2377133.0800
AR MacGibbon2073311.6500
JR Reid25152801.1200
HB Cave24102511.0400
AM Moir25.136252.4600
GO Rabone20402.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe  b Wardle1133470033.33
JG Leggat c Hutton b Tyson1380033.33
MB Poore  b Tyson078000.00
JR Reid  b Statham19100011.11
SN McGregor c May b Appleyard12331004.34
GO Rabone (c)lbw b Statham746530015.21
HB Cave c Graveney b Appleyard519171026.31
AR MacGibbon lbw b Appleyard022000.00
IA Colquhoun c Graveney b Appleyard011000.00
AM Moir not out01714000.00
JA Hayes  b Statham021000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(27 Ov, RR: 0.96)26
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Gordon Leggat, 1.5 ov), 2-8 (Matt Poore, 3.6 ov), 3-9 (John Reid, 6.4 ov), 4-14 (Bert Sutcliffe, 10.3 ov), 5-14 (Noel McGregor, 12.6 ov), 6-22 (Harry Cave, 19.6 ov), 7-22 (Tony MacGibbon, 21.2 ov), 8-22 (Ian Colquhoun, 21.3 ov), 9-26 (Geoff Rabone, 26.4 ov), 10-26 (Johnny Hayes, 26.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
FH Tyson721021.4200
JB Statham93931.0000
JH Wardle55010.0000
R Appleyard63741.1600
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 402
Season1954/55
Match days25,26,28 March 1955 (5-day match)
Umpires
Clyde Harris
Jock McLellan
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 199/8 (SN McGregor 15*)
Sat, 26 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 148/4 (L Hutton 19*, TE Bailey 13*)
Sun, 27 Mar - rest day
Mon, 28 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 26 (27 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Moir prevented an Appleyard hat-trick in both innings