Result
1st Test, Lord's, Jun 26-29 1937, New Zealand tour of England
424 & 226/4d
(76.5 ov, target 356)
295 & 175/8
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JH Parks  b Cowie22---0-
L Hutton  b Cowie0-3000-
J Hardstaffjnr c Moloney b Roberts114---0-
WR Hammond c Roberts b Vivian140-210141-
E Paynter c Dunning b Roberts74---0-
CJ Barnett  b Cowie5---0-
LEG Ames  b Vivian5---0-
RWV Robins (c)c †Tindill b Roberts18---0-
W Voce c †Tindill b Cowie27---0-
H Verity c Cowie b Roberts3--00-
AR Gover not out2--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 9, w 1)14
TOTAL(155.3 Ov, RR: 2.72)424
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-31 (Jim Parks), 3-276 (Wally Hammond), 4-284 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-302 (Charlie Barnett), 6-307 (Les Ames), 7-339 (Walter Robins), 8-402 (Bill Voce), 9-415 (Hedley Verity), 10-424 (Eddie Paynter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Cowie411011842.8700
AW Roberts43.31110142.3200
JA Dunning2036403.2000
HG Vivian461010622.3000
DAR Moloney21904.5000
ML Page301204.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Kerr c †Ames b Robins31-135-0-
HG Vivian lbw b Gover5---0-
WA Hadlee c Verity b Voce34---0-
ML Page (c)c Paynter b Robins9---0-
WM Wallace lbw b Parks52--72-
MP Donnelly lbw b Parks0--00-
DAR Moloney c & b Verity64---0-
EWT Tindill c Hammond b Robins8---0-
AW Roberts not out66---0-
JA Dunning  b Gover0--00-
J Cowie lbw b Voce2--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 18, nb 2)24
TOTAL(111.2 Ov, RR: 2.64)295
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Giff Vivian), 1-20* (Jack Kerr, retired not out ), 2-46 (Walter Hadlee), 3-66 (Curly Page), 4-131 (Jack Kerr), 5-131 (Martin Donnelly), 6-147 (Merv Wallace), 7-176 (Eric Tindill), 8-280 (Sonny Moloney), 9-281 (Jack Dunning), 10-295 (Jack Cowie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR Gover2284922.2200
W Voce24.227423.0400
WR Hammond621202.0000
RWV Robins2155832.7600
H Verity25134811.9200
JH Parks1132622.3600
L Hutton21402.0000
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JH Parks  b Cowie7---0-
L Hutton c Vivian b Cowie1--00-
J Hardstaffjnr c †Tindill b Roberts64---0-
CJ Barnett not out83-100140-
LEG Ames c sub b Roberts20---0-
RWV Robins (c)not out38---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 8)13
TOTAL(42 Ov, RR: 5.38)226/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 2-19 (Jim Parks), 3-123 (Joe Hardstaff), 4-163 (Les Ames)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Cowie1524923.2600
AW Roberts1437325.2100
JA Dunning906006.6600
HG Vivian403107.7500
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 356 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
HG Vivian c Verity b Voce11---0-
WA Hadlee  b Voce3--00-
DAR Moloney run out0--00-
ML Page (c)c & b Robins13---0-
WM Wallace lbw b Parks56-9090-
AW Roberts c sub b Gover17---0-
JL Kerr not out38-10580-
EWT Tindill lbw b Verity3--00-
MP Donnelly c †Ames b Voce21---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, w 1)13
TOTAL(76.5 Ov, RR: 2.27)175/8
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Giff Vivian), 2-15 (Sonny Moloney), 3-15 (Walter Hadlee), 4-85 (Curly Page), 5-87 (Merv Wallace), 6-143 (Alby Roberts), 7-146 (Eric Tindill), 8-175 (Martin Donnelly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR Gover1872711.5000
W Voce18.584132.1700
RWV Robins1635113.1800
H Verity1473312.3500
JH Parks1061011.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 260
Season1937
Match days26,28,29 June 1937 (3-day match)
Test debut
Jim Parks
Sir Leonard Hutton
Walter Hadlee
Sonny Moloney
Merv Wallace
Eric Tindill
Martin Donnelly
Jack Cowie
Umpires
Frank Chester
Fanny Walden
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 26 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 370/7 (E Paynter 42*, W Voce 12*)
Sun, 27 Jun - rest day
Mon, 28 Jun - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 282/9 (AW Roberts 58*, J Cowie 1*)
Tue, 29 Jun - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 175/8 (76.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JL Kerr (1) retired hurt on 6* from 20/1 to 66/3