Result
2nd Test, The Oval, Jul 29-31 1931, New Zealand tour of England
416/4d
(f/o)
193 & 197 (84.3 ov)
England won by an innings and 26 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
H Sutcliffe st †James b Vivian117-220-0-
AH Bakewell run out40---0-
KS Duleepsinhji c Weir b Allcott109-135130-
WR Hammond not out100-104130-
LEG Ames c †James b Vivian41---0-
DR Jardine (c)not out7---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(131.3 Ov, RR: 3.16)416/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (Fred Bakewell), 2-262 (Duleep), 3-271 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 4-401 (Les Ames)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
IB Cromb3059703.2300
CFW Allcott44710812.4500
HG Vivian34.389622.7800
GL Weir1013603.6000
WE Merritt1207506.2500
RC Blunt10202.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JE Mills  b Allen27---0-
GL Weir  b Allen13---0-
RC Blunt c †Ames b Allen2--00-
ML Page c Peebles b Tate12---0-
HG Vivian c †Ames b Allen3--00-
TC Lowry (c)c Jardine b Brown62-105-0-
JL Kerr c †Ames b Allen34---0-
KC James lbw b Brown4---0-
IB Cromb c Hammond b Verity8---0-
WE Merritt c Hammond b Verity8---0-
CFW Allcott not out5---0-
Extras(b 2, lb 9, nb 4)15
TOTAL(95.1 Ov, RR: 2.02)193
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Jackie Mills), 2-44 (Roger Blunt), 3-45 ('Dad' Weir), 4-53 (Giff Vivian), 5-92 (Curly Page), 6-157 (Jack Kerr), 7-167 (Tom Lowry), 8-168 (Ken James), 9-188 (Bill Merritt), 10-193 (Ian Cromb)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MW Tate1891510.8300
FR Brown29125221.7900
H Verity22.185222.3400
IAR Peebles1233502.9100
GOB Allen1371451.0700
WR Hammond1010010.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JE Mills  b Brown30---0-
GL Weir  b Peebles6---0-
ML Page  b Tate3--00-
RC Blunt  b Peebles43-140-0-
HG Vivian c Brown b Peebles51-95-1-
TC Lowry (c)c Duleepsinhji b Peebles0--00-
JL Kerr  b Tate28---0-
KC James c Peebles b Verity10---0-
IB Cromb not out3--00-
WE Merritt lbw b Tate4---0-
CFW Allcott c Allen b Verity1--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 2)18
TOTAL(84.3 Ov, RR: 2.33)197
Fall of wickets: 1-19 ('Dad' Weir), 2-38 (Curly Page), 3-51 (Jackie Mills), 4-139 (Giff Vivian), 5-143 (Tom Lowry), 6-162 (Roger Blunt), 7-189 (Jack Kerr), 8-189 (Ken James), 9-196 (Bill Merritt), 10-197 (Cyril Allcott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MW Tate2162231.0400
FR Brown1663812.3700
H Verity12.343322.6400
IAR Peebles2246342.8600
GOB Allen1342301.7600
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 210
Season1931
Match days29,30,31 July 1931 (3-day match)
Test debut
Freddie Brown
Hedley Verity
Giff Vivian
Umpires
Joe Hardstaff
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 29 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 312/3 (WR Hammond 35*, LEG Ames 9*)
Thu, 30 Jul - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 22/1 (JE Mills 10*, ML Page 0*)
Fri, 31 Jul - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 197 (84.3 ov) - end of match