result
1st Test, Christchurch, Feb 24 - Mar 1 1971, England tour of New Zealand
65 & 254
(25 ov, target 89)231 & 89/2
England won by 8 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling (c)c Edrich b Underwood131091221011.92
Bruce Murray c †Taylor b Shuttleworth17260014.28
Bevan Congdon c †Taylor b Shuttleworth12124004.76
Ross Morgan c Luckhurst b Shuttleworth618220033.33
Mike Shrimpton c Fletcher b Underwood03229000.00
Glenn Turner  b Underwood1148451022.91
Vic Pollard  b Wilson1835364051.42
Ken Wadsworth c Fletcher b Underwood022000.00
Bob Cunis  b Underwood067000.00
Hedley Howarth st †Taylor b Underwood01113000.00
Richard Collinge not out 32490012.50
Extras(b 9, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)12
TOTAL(37.6 Ov, RR: 1.72)65
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Bruce Murray), 2-7 (Bevan Congdon), 3-19 (Ross Morgan), 4-28 (Mike Shrimpton), 5-33 (Graham Dowling), 6-54 (Glenn Turner), 7-54 (Ken Wadsworth), 8-62 (Vic Pollard), 9-62 (Bob Cunis), 10-65 (Hedley Howarth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Lever54100.15---00
Ken Shuttleworth811431.31---00
Basil D'Oliveira31200.50---00
Derek Underwood11.671260.76---00
Ray Illingworth631201.50---00
Don Wilson421212.25---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Brian Luckhurst c †Wadsworth b Collinge1032450031.25
John Edrich lbw b Cunis1222300054.54
Keith Fletcher  b Collinge426280015.38
John Hampshire c Turner b Howarth4081947049.38
Basil D'Oliveira  b Shrimpton10021621613246.29
Ray Illingworth (c) b Shrimpton361021104035.29
Bob Taylor st †Wadsworth b Howarth435450011.42
Don Wilson c Murray b Howarth56101083.33
Peter Lever  b Howarth43210133.33
Ken Shuttleworth  b Shrimpton513121038.46
Derek Underwood not out 065000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 9, nb 1)11
TOTAL(67.5 Ov, RR: 3.41)231
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (John Edrich), 2-26 (Brian Luckhurst), 3-31 (Keith Fletcher), 4-95 (John Hampshire), 5-188 (Ray Illingworth), 6-213 (Basil D'Oliveira), 7-220 (Bob Taylor), 8-224 (Don Wilson), 9-231 (Peter Lever), 10-231 (Ken Shuttleworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge1223922.43---00
Bob Cunis1324412.53---00
Hedley Howarth1974641.81---00
Vic Pollard934503.75---00
Mike Shrimpton11.503532.25---00
Bevan Congdon301102.75---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling (c)c Luckhurst b Lever15300020.00
Bruce Murray  b Shuttleworth11410007.14
Bevan Congdon  b Underwood551401316039.28
Glenn Turner  b Underwood763153097024.12
Ross Morgan  b Underwood022000.00
Mike Shrimpton c Illingworth b Underwood816171050.00
Vic Pollard lbw b Underwood3487862039.08
Ken Wadsworth c Fletcher b Wilson18100012.50
Bob Cunis  b Shuttleworth35911253038.46
Hedley Howarth c Illingworth b Underwood2577833032.46
Richard Collinge not out 726361026.92
Extras(b 6, lb 3, nb 1, w 1)11
TOTAL(97.3 Ov, RR: 2.60)254
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Bruce Murray), 2-6 (Graham Dowling), 3-83 (Bevan Congdon), 4-83 (Ross Morgan), 5-99 (Mike Shrimpton), 6-151 (Vic Pollard), 7-152 (Ken Wadsworth), 8-209 (Glenn Turner), 9-231 (Bob Cunis), 10-254 (Hedley Howarth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Lever1533011.50---00
Ken Shuttleworth1212721.68---00
Derek Underwood32.378561.96---00
Ray Illingworth1754501.98---00
Don Wilson2165612.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 89 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Brian Luckhurst not out 29951242030.52
John Edrich c †Wadsworth b Collinge211160018.18
Keith Fletcher c Howarth b Collinge22523008.00
John Hampshire not out 5169837073.91
Extras(b 1, lb 4)5
TOTAL(25 Ov, RR: 3.56)89/2
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (John Edrich), 2-11 (Keith Fletcher)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge722022.14---00
Bob Cunis801701.59---00
Hedley Howarth401703.18---00
Vic Pollard31902.25---00
Mike Shrimpton302105.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of New Zealand
Season1970/71
Series resultEngland led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 681
Match daysday(4-day match)
Test debut
Bob Taylor
Bob Taylor
Umpires
England Image
Charlie Elliott
New Zealand Image
WT Martin
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 25 Feb - day 1 -England 1st innings 56/3 (John Hampshire 19*, Basil D'Oliveira 9*, null ov)
Fri, 26 Feb - day 2 -New Zealand 2nd innings 54/2 (Bevan Congdon 34*, Glenn Turner 15*, null ov)
Sat, 27 Feb - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 212/8 (Bob Cunis 27*, Hedley Howarth 0*, null ov)
Sun, 28 Feb - rest day
Mon, 01 Mar - day 4 -England 2nd innings 89/2 (25 ov) - end of match