result
1st Test, Auckland, Feb 23 - 27 1963, England tour of New Zealand
562/7d
(53.1 ov)(f/o) 258 & 89
England won by an innings and 215 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
David Sheppard c †Dick b Cameron12-85000.00
Ray Illingworth c Reid b Cameron20-48400.00
Ken Barrington c Playle b Cameron126-2541510.00
Ted Dexter (c)c Barton b Yuile7-21100.00
Colin Cowdrey c Barton b Cameron86-162910.00
Peter Parfitt not out 131-2891400.00
Barry Knight  b Alabaster125-2151400.00
Fred Titmus st †Dick b Sparling26-25300.00
John Murray not out 9-14000.00
Extras(b 18, lb 1, nb 1)20
TOTAL(186 Ov, RR: 3.02)562/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Ray Illingworth), 2-45 (David Sheppard), 3-63 (Ted Dexter), 4-229 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-258 (Ken Barrington), 6-498 (Barry Knight), 7-535 (Fred Titmus)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dick Motz42129802.33---00
Frank Cameron43711842.74---00
Jack Alabaster40613013.25---00
Bryan Yuile2147713.66---00
John Reid2886702.39---00
John Sparling1225214.33---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling  b Coldwell3-17000.00
Bill Playle c Dexter b Larter0-4000.00
Paul Barton c Sheppard b Larter3-17000.00
John Reid (c) b Titmus59-135820.00
Barry Sinclair c Coldwell b Titmus24-77300.00
John Sparling c †Murray b Larter3-30000.00
Artie Dick run out 29-107300.00
Bryan Yuile run out 64-190700.00
Dick Motz c †Murray b Knight60-114710.00
Jack Alabaster  b Knight2-13000.00
Frank Cameron not out 0-3000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL(110.4 Ov, RR: 2.33)258
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bill Playle), 2-7 (Graham Dowling), 3-7 (Paul Barton), 4-62 (Barry Sinclair), 5-71 (John Sparling), 6-109 (John Reid), 7-161 (Artie Dick), 8-256 (Bryan Yuile), 9-258 (Dick Motz), 10-258 (Jack Alabaster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Len Coldwell2796612.44---00
David Larter26125131.96---00
Barry Knight10.422322.15---00
Fred Titmus2594421.76---00
Ken Barrington1243803.16---00
Ted Dexter942002.22---00
Ray Illingworth10505.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling  b Illingworth14-82000.00
Bill Playle c Dexter b Coldwell4-35000.00
Paul Barton lbw b Titmus16-54100.00
John Sparling c Barrington b Illingworth0-12000.00
Barry Sinclair  b Larter2-17000.00
John Reid (c)not out 21-66300.00
Artie Dick c Illingworth b Larter0-1000.00
Bryan Yuile lbw b Larter1-16000.00
Dick Motz c & b Illingworth20-20210.00
Jack Alabaster c Titmus b Illingworth0-4000.00
Frank Cameron  b Larter1-7000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 8)10
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 1.67)89
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Bill Playle), 2-42 (Graham Dowling), 3-42 (Paul Barton), 4-42 (John Sparling), 5-46 (Barry Sinclair), 6-46 (Artie Dick), 7-56 (Bryan Yuile), 8-83 (Dick Motz), 9-83 (Jack Alabaster), 10-89 (Frank Cameron)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Len Coldwell52410.80---00
David Larter14.132641.83---00
Barry Knight1021301.30---00
Fred Titmus65210.33---00
Ray Illingworth1873441.88---00
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Season1962/63
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 540
Match daysday(4-day match)
Test debut
Barry Sinclair
Barry Sinclair
Bryan Yuile
Bryan Yuile
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Dick Shortt
New Zealand Image
John Brown
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 23 Feb - day 1 -England 1st innings 328/5 (Peter Parfitt 33*, Barry Knight 39*)
Sun, 24 Feb - rest day
Mon, 25 Feb - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 66/4 (John Reid 34*, John Sparling 0*)
Tue, 26 Feb - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 42/4 (Barry Sinclair 0*)
Wed, 27 Feb - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 89 (53.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Eng 1st innings:
  • Parfitt/Knight partnership of 240 new record for sixth wicket. An umpiring error by Short allowed Sparling to bowl 11 balls (excluding wides and no-balls) in his sixth over (!)