result
2nd Test, Wellington, Mar 24 - 28 1951, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand
125 & 189
(target 88)227 & 91/4
England won by 6 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bert Sutcliffe c & b Wright20-10000-
Verdun Scott lbw b Bailey0-700-
John Reid  b Brown11-5000-
Merv Wallace  b Wright15-9810-
Walter Hadlee (c)lbw b Wright15-4910-
Tony MacGibbon c Brown b Wright20-5021-
Frank Mooney c Compton b Bailey3-1600-
Tom Burtt c Parkhouse b Wright3-4600-
Alex Moir not out 26-3911-
Johnny Hayes  b Tattersall0-300-
Fen Cresswell run out 0-1200-
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
Trevor Bailey1121821.63---00
Alec Bedser1962101.10---00
Freddie Brown611011.66---00
Roy Tattersall1591611.06---00
Doug Wright1934852.52---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c Reid b Moir57-19520-
Reg Simpson  b Moir6-2900-
Gilbert Parkhouse  b Burtt2-2100-
David Sheppard  b Hayes3-1300-
Denis Compton  b Burtt10-5210-
Freddie Brown (c) b Hayes47-8180-
Trevor Bailey st †Mooney b Burtt29-10720-
Godfrey Evans  b Cresswell13-3900-
Alec Bedser  b Cresswell28-4920-
Doug Wright not out 9-1320-
Roy 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 (Leonard Hutton), 6-144 (Freddie Brown), 7-173 (Godfrey Evans), 8-216 (Alec Bedser), 9-218 (Trevor Bailey), 10-227 (Roy Tattersall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes2024422.20---00
Fen Cresswell1561831.20---00
Alex Moir2856522.32---00
Tom Burtt27144631.70---00
Tony MacGibbon703204.57---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bert Sutcliffe  b Tattersall11-7400-
Tom Burtt  b Tattersall31-14220-
John Reid  b Tattersall11-3910-
Walter Hadlee (c)c Bailey b Tattersall9-1320-
Merv Wallace c Brown b Bailey1-4100-
Tony MacGibbon lbw b Tattersall0-100-
Verdun Scott c Sheppard b Bedser60-10840-
Frank Mooney  b Tattersall0-900-
Alex Moir c Bedser b Bailey26-5040-
Johnny Hayes  b Bailey5-2300-
Fen Cresswell not out 0-100-
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
Trevor Bailey14.214333.00---00
Alec Bedser24103411.41---00
Freddie Brown10101.00---00
Roy Tattersall2164462.09---00
Doug Wright1223202.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 88 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton c Hadlee b Cresswell29-9230-
Reg Simpson  b Burtt5-3510-
Gilbert Parkhouse c & b Burtt20-3920-
Denis Compton  b Cresswell18-4420-
David Sheppard not out 4-3700-
Freddie Brown (c)not out 10-820-
Extras(b 1, lb 4)5
TOTAL(45.2 Ov, RR: 2.00)91/4
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Reg Simpson), 2-56 (Gilbert Parkhouse), 3-60 (Leonard Hutton), 4-80 (Denis Compton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fen Cresswell1883121.72---00
Alex Moir601903.16---00
Tom Burtt21.2103621.68---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of New Zealand
Season1950/51
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 333
Match daysday (4-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Jock McLellan
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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 (Leonard Hutton 18*, Denis Compton 0*)
Tue, 27 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 32/1 (Tom Burtt 17*, John 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.