result
2nd Test, Auckland, Mar 24 - 28 1955, England tour of New Zealand
(27 ov)200 & 26
England won by an innings and 20 runs
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bert Sutcliffe c Bailey b Statham49-90800.00
Gordon Leggat lbw b Tyson4-12100.00
Matt Poore c †Evans b Tyson0-2000.00
John Reid c Statham b Wardle73-210710.00
Geoff Rabone (c)c †Evans b Statham29-155200.00
Noel McGregor not out 15-79200.00
Harry Cave c Bailey b Appleyard6-38100.00
Tony MacGibbon  b Appleyard9-10200.00
Ian Colquhoun c sub b Appleyard011000.00
Alex Moir lbw b Statham0-4000.00
Johnny Hayes  b Statham0-3000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 6, nb 2, w 4)15
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 2.25)200
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Gordon Leggat), 2-13 (Matt Poore), 3-76 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-154 (John Reid), 5-171 (Geoff Rabone), 6-189 (Harry Cave), 7-199 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-199 (Ian Colquhoun), 9-200 (Alex Moir), 10-200 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Tyson1124123.72---00
Brian Statham17.472841.58---00
Trevor Bailey1323402.61---00
Bob Appleyard1643832.37---00
Johnny Wardle31194411.41---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Reg Simpson c & b Moir23-68300.00
Tom Graveney c Rabone b Hayes13-26200.00
Peter May  b Hayes48-125300.00
Colin Cowdrey  b Moir22-80100.00
Leonard Hutton (c) b MacGibbon53-143500.00
Trevor Bailey c †Colquhoun b Cave18-81200.00
Godfrey Evans c Reid b Moir0-2000.00
Johnny Wardle c Reid b Moir0-4000.00
Frank Tyson not out 27-92200.00
Bob Appleyard c †Colquhoun b Hayes6-15000.00
Brian Statham c Reid b Moir13-26010.00
Extras(b 12, lb 3, nb 8)23
TOTAL(119.1 Ov, RR: 2.06)246
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Tom Graveney), 2-56 (Reg Simpson), 3-112 (Colin Cowdrey), 4-112 (Peter May), 5-163 (Trevor Bailey), 6-164 (Godfrey Evans), 7-164 (Johnny Wardle), 8-201 (Leonard Hutton), 9-218 (Bob Appleyard), 10-246 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes2377133.08---00
Tony MacGibbon2073311.65---00
John Reid25152801.12---00
Harry Cave24102511.04---00
Alex Moir25.136252.46---00
Geoff Rabone20402.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bert Sutcliffe  b Wardle1133470033.33
Gordon Leggat c Hutton b Tyson1380033.33
Matt Poore  b Tyson078000.00
John Reid  b Statham19100011.11
Noel McGregor c May b Appleyard12331004.34
Geoff Rabone (c)lbw b Statham746530015.21
Harry Cave c Graveney b Appleyard519171026.31
Tony MacGibbon lbw b Appleyard022000.00
Ian Colquhoun c Graveney b Appleyard011000.00
Alex Moir not out 01714000.00
Johnny Hayes  b Statham021000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(27 Ov, RR: 0.96)26
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Gordon Leggat, 1.5 ov), 2-8 (Matt Poore, 3.6 ov), 3-9 (John Reid, 6.4 ov), 4-14 (Bert Sutcliffe, 10.3 ov), 5-14 (Noel McGregor, 12.6 ov), 6-22 (Harry Cave, 19.6 ov), 7-22 (Tony MacGibbon, 21.2 ov), 8-22 (Ian Colquhoun, 21.3 ov), 9-26 (Geoff Rabone, 26.4 ov), 10-26 (Johnny Hayes, 26.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank Tyson721021.42---00
Brian Statham93931.00---00
Johnny Wardle55010.00---00
Bob Appleyard63741.16---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Season1954/55
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 402
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Clyde Harris
New Zealand Image
Jock McLellan
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Mar - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 199/8 (Noel McGregor 15*, null ov)
Sat, 26 Mar - day 2 -England 1st innings 148/4 (Leonard Hutton 19*, Trevor Bailey 13*, null ov)
Sun, 27 Mar - rest day
Mon, 28 Mar - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 26/10 (27 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Moir prevented an Appleyard hat-trick in both innings