result
1st Test, Christchurch, Feb 27 - Mar 2 1959, England tour of New Zealand
(72.2 ov)(f/o) 142 & 133
England won by an innings and 99 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c †Petrie b Blair853610015.09
Willie Watson c †Petrie b Blair1025301040.00
Tom Graveney lbw b Hough42112984037.50
Peter May (c)c Hough b Moir7114314410049.65
Colin Cowdrey  b Hough1523303065.21
Ted Dexter  b Reid14129223724048.28
John Mortimore c & b Moir1130252036.66
Roy Swetman  b Hough938330023.68
Fred Trueman lbw b Reid2163633033.33
Tony Lock  b Reid1566341022.72
Frank Tyson not out 68191075.00
Extras(b 12, lb 13)25
TOTAL(142.1 Ov, RR: 2.63)374
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Willie Watson), 2-30 (Peter Richardson), 3-98 (Tom Graveney), 4-126 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-171 (Peter May), 6-197 (John Mortimore), 7-224 (Roy Swetman), 8-305 (Fred Trueman), 9-367 (Tony Lock), 10-374 (Ted Dexter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Blair3158922.87---00
Ken Hough39119632.46---00
Alex Moir3698322.30---00
John Reid18.193431.87---00
John Sparling1673802.37---00
Bert Sutcliffe20904.50---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Bolton c †Swetman b Lock331091901030.27
Roger Harris c Lock b Tyson628461021.42
John Guy c Trueman b Lock325250012.00
John Reid (c) b Tyson4073737054.79
Bert Sutcliffe c Lock b Tyson021000.00
Noel McGregor c Lock b Mortimore058000.00
John Sparling st †Swetman b Lock1242411028.57
Alex Moir c Graveney b Lock021000.00
Eric Petrie lbw b Trueman857530014.03
Bob Blair lbw b Lock065000.00
Ken Hough not out 31283631110.71
Extras(b 5, lb 4)9
TOTAL(72.5 Ov, RR: 1.94)142
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Roger Harris), 2-33 (John Guy), 3-83 (John Reid), 4-83 (Bert Sutcliffe), 5-86 (Noel McGregor), 6-101 (Bruce Bolton), 7-101 (Alex Moir), 8-102 (John Sparling), 9-102 (Bob Blair), 10-142 (Eric Petrie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman10.533913.60---00
Frank Tyson1442331.64---00
Tony Lock26153151.19---00
John Mortimore2284011.81---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Bolton c May b Mortimore261191242021.84
Roger Harris  b Trueman1349592026.53
John Guy c Lock b Tyson561271439044.09
John Reid (c)c Cowdrey b Lock11111009.09
Bert Sutcliffe c Trueman b Lock1226223046.15
Noel McGregor lbw b Lock650540012.00
John Sparling  b Tyson056000.00
Alex Moir c †Swetman b Lock1780014.28
Eric Petrie not out 22323008.69
Bob Blair c Trueman b Lock2540040.00
Ken Hough  b Lock714120050.00
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 1)7
TOTAL(72.2 Ov, RR: 1.83)133
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Roger Harris), 2-68 (Bruce Bolton), 3-79 (John Reid), 4-101 (Bert Sutcliffe), 5-117 (John Guy), 6-119 (John Sparling), 7-120 (Alex Moir), 8-121 (Noel McGregor), 9-123 (Bob Blair), 10-133 (Ken Hough)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman822012.50---00
Frank Tyson1462321.64---00
Tony Lock28.2135361.87---00
John Mortimore21102711.28---00
Ted Dexter10303.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Season1958/59
Series resultEngland led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 470
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Bruce Bolton
Bruce Bolton
Ken Hough
Ken Hough
Roger Harris
Roger Harris
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Eric Tindill
New Zealand Image
Jack Cowie
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 27 Feb - day 1 - England 1st innings 336/8 (Ted Dexter 123*, Tony Lock 8*)
Sat, 28 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 28/0 (Bruce Bolton 18*, Roger Harris 9*)
Sun, 01 Mar - rest day
Mon, 02 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 133 (72.2 ov) - end of match