Result
2nd Test, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand at Wellington, Mar 24-28 1951
125 & 189
(45.2 ov, target 88)
227 & 91/4
England won by 6 wickets
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe c & b Wright20-10000-
VJ Scott lbw b Bailey0-700-
JR Reid  b Brown11-5000-
WM Wallace  b Wright15-9810-
WA Hadlee (c)lbw b Wright15-4910-
AR MacGibbon c Brown b Wright20-5021-
FLH Mooney c Compton b Bailey3-1600-
TB Burtt c Parkhouse b Wright3-4600-
AM Moir not out26-3911-
JA Hayes  b Tattersall0-300-
GF Cresswell run out0-1200-
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 4)12
TOTAL(70 Ov, RR: 1.78)125
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Verdun Scott), 2-25 (John Reid), 3-37 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-68 (Walter Hadlee), 5-69 (Merv Wallace), 6-83 (Frank Mooney), 7-94 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-102 (Tom Burtt), 9-105 (Johnny Hayes), 10-125 (Fen Cresswell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TE Bailey1121821.6300
AV Bedser1962101.1000
FR Brown611011.6600
R Tattersall1591611.0600
DVP Wright1934852.5200
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c Reid b Moir57-19520-
RT Simpson  b Moir6-2900-
WGA Parkhouse  b Burtt2-2100-
Rev.DS Sheppard  b Hayes3-1300-
DCS Compton  b Burtt10-5210-
FR Brown (c) b Hayes47-8180-
TE Bailey st †Mooney b Burtt29-10720-
TG Evans  b Cresswell13-3900-
AV Bedser  b Cresswell28-4920-
DVP Wright not out9-1320-
R Tattersall  b Cresswell1-800-
Extras(b 11, lb 8, nb 3)22
TOTAL(97 Ov, RR: 2.34)227
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Reg Simpson), 2-31 (Gilbert Parkhouse), 3-40 (David Sheppard), 4-69 (Denis Compton), 5-140 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 6-144 (Freddie Brown), 7-173 (Godfrey Evans), 8-216 (Sir Alec Bedser), 9-218 (Trevor Bailey), 10-227 (Roy Tattersall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JA Hayes2024422.2000
GF Cresswell1561831.2000
AM Moir2856522.3200
TB Burtt27144631.7000
AR MacGibbon703204.5700
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe  b Tattersall11-7400-
TB Burtt  b Tattersall31-14220-
JR Reid  b Tattersall11-3910-
WA Hadlee (c)c Bailey b Tattersall9-1320-
WM Wallace c Brown b Bailey1-4100-
AR MacGibbon lbw b Tattersall0-100-
VJ Scott c Sheppard b Bedser60-10840-
FLH Mooney  b Tattersall0-900-
AM Moir c Bedser b Bailey26-5040-
JA Hayes  b Bailey5-2300-
GF Cresswell not out0-100-
Extras(b 30, lb 2, nb 3)35
TOTAL(72.2 Ov, RR: 2.61)189
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Bert Sutcliffe), 2-62 (John Reid), 3-76 (Walter Hadlee), 4-82 (Tom Burtt), 5-82 (Tony MacGibbon), 6-98 (Merv Wallace), 7-105 (Frank Mooney), 8-156 (Alex Moir), 9-187 (Verdun Scott), 10-189 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
TE Bailey14.214333.0000
AV Bedser24103411.4100
FR Brown10101.0000
R Tattersall2164462.0900
DVP Wright1223202.6600
England 2nd Innings (target: 88 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton c Hadlee b Cresswell29-9230-
RT Simpson  b Burtt5-3510-
WGA Parkhouse c & b Burtt20-3920-
DCS Compton  b Cresswell18-4420-
Rev.DS Sheppard not out4-3700-
FR Brown (c)not out10-820-
Extras(b 1, lb 4)5
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 2.0)91/4
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Reg Simpson), 2-56 (Gilbert Parkhouse), 3-60 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 4-80 (Denis Compton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GF Cresswell1883121.7200
AM Moir601903.1600
TB Burtt21.2103621.6800
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 333
Season1950/51
Match days24,26,27,28 March 1951 (4-day match)
Umpires
Jock McLellan
Melville Pengelly
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 24 Mar - day 1 - no play
Sun, 25 Mar - rest day
Mon, 26 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 42/3 (L Hutton 18*, DCS Compton 0*)
Tue, 27 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 32/1 (TB Burtt 17*, JR Reid 0*)
Wed, 28 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 91/4 (45.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • A Moir bowled 2 overs in a row - the last before tea and the first after the break.