result
1st Test, Christchurch, Nov 29 - Dec 2 1957, England Women tour of New Zealand
223 & 177/7d
(target 146)255/7d & 48/4
Match drawn
New Zealand Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Joyce Powell c †Westbrook b Disbury34-15840-
Evon Dickson  b Duggan5-5600-
Mary Webb  b Barker42-12820-
Verna Coutts c Wilkinson b Duggan10-5100-
Rona McKenzie (c)c †Westbrook b Duggan60-9460-
Gwen Sutherland lbw b Duggan13-1820-
Phyl Blackler c Sanders b Duggan24-2830-
Betty Thorner c Wilkinson b Macfarlane8-3900-
Joyce Currie  b Macfarlane2-700-
Jean Coulston c Sanders b Duggan5-900-
Brenda Duncan not out 0-200-
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 5, w 1)20
TOTAL(137.2 Ov, RR: 1.62)223
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Evon Dickson), 2-86 (Joyce Powell), 3-100 (Mary Webb), 4-122 (Verna Coutts), 5-146 (Gwen Sutherland), 6-186 (Phyl Blackler), 7-213 (Rona McKenzie), 8-216 (Joyce Currie), 9-223 (Jean Coulston), 10-223 (Betty Thorner, 137.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dorothy Macfarlane24.284922.01---00
Helene Hegarty128800.66---05
Edna Barker38195011.31---10
Mary Duggan40195561.37---00
Audrey Disbury1963812.00---00
Polly Marshall43300.75---00
England Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Cecilia Robinson lbw b Thorner65-24130-
Wilkie Wilkinson  b Duncan16-6800-
Betty Birch c Coulston b Sutherland25-5810-
Mary Duggan (c) b Coulston108-148120-
Hazel Sanders c McKenzie b Coulston16-1030-
Polly Marshall  b Coulston0-200-
Ruth Westbrook not out 8-4200-
Edna Barker  b Coulston0-100-
Audrey Disbury not out 7-1700-
Extras(b 9, lb 1)10
TOTAL(106 Ov, RR: 2.40)255/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Wilkie Wilkinson), 2-59 (Betty Birch), 3-195 (Cecilia Robinson), 4-216 (Hazel Sanders), 5-216 (Polly Marshall), 6-237 (Mary Duggan), 7-237 (Edna Barker)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jean Coulston3197342.35---00
Joyce Currie2024302.15---00
Brenda Duncan2293711.68---00
Gwen Sutherland1672911.81---00
Phyl Blackler822302.87---00
Rona McKenzie602003.33---00
Betty Thorner302016.66---00
New Zealand Women 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Joyce Powell run out (Sanders)26-10710-
Evon Dickson lbw b Macfarlane65-20920-
Mary Webb  b Barker4-1900-
Verna Coutts c Barker b Macfarlane7-2810-
Rona McKenzie (c)run out (Barker)10-3100-
Gwen Sutherland run out (Barker)9-3920-
Phyl Blackler c Birch b Duggan23-2920-
Betty Thorner not out 15-3320-
Joyce Currie not out 3-2100-
Extras(b 9, lb 4, w 2)15
TOTAL(115 Ov, RR: 1.53)177/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-64 (Joyce Powell), 2-77 (Mary Webb), 3-98 (Verna Coutts), 4-117 (Rona McKenzie), 5-129 (Evon Dickson), 6-154 (Gwen Sutherland), 7-161 (Phyl Blackler)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dorothy Macfarlane33163521.06---00
Helene Hegarty1992401.26---10
Edna Barker25114611.84---00
Mary Duggan26103511.34---00
Audrey Disbury621001.66---00
Polly Marshall601202.00---10
England Women 2nd INNINGS (target: 146 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Wilkie Wilkinson  b Currie11-3210-
Betty Birch  b Coulston7-4200-
Mary Duggan (c) b Currie7-1410-
Hazel Sanders  b Currie6-2710-
Cecilia Robinson not out 8-5700-
Ruth Westbrook not out 6-3410-
Extras(b 3)3
TOTAL(36 Ov, RR: 1.33)48/4
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Wilkie Wilkinson), 2-27 (Betty Birch), 3-27 (Mary Duggan), 4-34 (Hazel Sanders)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jean Coulston1611810.50---00
Joyce Currie1863632.00---00
Rona McKenzie21100.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand Women, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Women tour of New Zealand
Season1957/58
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 20
Match daysday (3-day match)
WTEST debut
Audrey Disbury
Audrey Disbury
Dorothy Macfarlane
Dorothy Macfarlane
Edna Barker
Edna Barker
Evon Dickson
Evon Dickson
Ruth Westbrook
Ruth Westbrook
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Eric Milne
New Zealand Image
WH Barnes
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Nov - day 1 - ENG Women 1st innings 11/0 (Cecilia Robinson 3*, Wilkie Wilkinson 8*)
Sat, 30 Nov - day 2 - NZ Women 2nd innings 27/0 (Joyce Powell 10*, Evon Dickson 12*)
Sun, 01 Dec - rest day
Mon, 02 Dec - day 3 - ENG Women 2nd innings 48/4 (36 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Scorers: Mrs Smythe and H M Sharpe
  • 12th Men: J Batson (England Women) and M Rouse (New Zealand Women)
  • Robinson 50 in 222 mins
  • Duggan 50 in 67 mins; 100 in 135 mins
  • Dickson 50 in 155 mins