Result
1st Test, Christchurch, Mar 17-21 1951, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand
(13 ov)
417/8d & 46/3
550
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe  b Statham116-260120-
VJ Scott  b Bailey16-7100-
JR Reid  b Wright50-13160-
WM Wallace c Brown b Bedser66-25240-
WA Hadlee (c)c Brown b Bailey50-14050-
AR MacGibbon lbw b Wright4-1300-
FLH Mooney st †Evans b Tattersall39-12500-
TB Burtt  b Brown42-8820-
AM Moir not out0-200-
Extras(b 16, lb 16, nb 1, w 1)34
TOTAL(157.2 Ov, RR: 2.65)417/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Verdun Scott), 2-168 (John Reid), 3-203 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-297 (Walter Hadlee), 5-307 (Tony MacGibbon), 6-335 (Merv Wallace), 7-415 (Frank Mooney), 8-417 (Tom Burtt)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser41108312.0200
TE Bailey3095121.7000
JB Statham2464711.9500
R Tattersall1634813.0000
DVP Wright2729923.6600
FR Brown15.233412.2100
DCS Compton402105.2500
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b Moir28-8810-
C Washbrook c †Mooney b Hayes58-17150-
RT Simpson c Wallace b Moir81-27160-
DCS Compton  b Burtt79-14480-
TE Bailey not out134-379130-
FR Brown (c)c Scott b Cresswell62-11470-
TG Evans c Hayes b Moir19-3410-
AV Bedser c Hayes b Moir5-3600-
R Tattersall  b Moir2-2100-
DVP Wright c MacGibbon b Cresswell45-10370-
JB Statham  b Moir9-1710-
Extras(b 20, lb 8)28
TOTAL(221.3 Ov, RR: 2.48)550
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-108 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-237 (Denis Compton), 4-264 (Reg Simpson), 5-356 (Freddie Brown), 6-388 (Godfrey Evans), 7-398 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-406 (Roy Tattersall), 9-523 (Doug Wright), 10-550 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Hayes43118511.9700
JR Reid1022902.9000
AR MacGibbon2767402.7400
GF Cresswell34107522.2000
AM Moir56.31615562.7400
TB Burtt49239912.0200
VJ Scott20502.5000
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR MacGibbon c †Evans b Simpson8-510-
JA Hayes lbw b Washbrook19-1730-
GF Cresswell c †Evans b Simpson2-1300-
AM Moir not out7-1410-
VJ Scott not out10-1120-
Extras0
TOTAL(13 Ov, RR: 3.53)46/3
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Tony MacGibbon), 2-29 (Fen Cresswell), 3-29 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DCS Compton201005.0000
C Washbrook402516.2500
RT Simpson41421.0000
L Hutton30702.3300
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 332
Season1950/51
Match days17,19,20,21 March 1951 (4-day match)
Test debut
Tony MacGibbon
Johnny Hayes
Alex Moir
Brian Statham
Umpires
Stanley Tomkinson
Edward Brook
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 247/3 (WM Wallace 32*, WA Hadlee 20*)
Sun, 18 Mar - rest day
Mon, 19 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 67/1 (C Washbrook 31*, RT Simpson 0*)
Tue, 20 Mar - day 3 - England 1st innings 317/4 (TE Bailey 19*, FR Brown 39*)
Wed, 21 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 46/3 (13 ov) - end of match