result
1st Test, Lord's, Jun 26 - 29 1937, New Zealand tour of England
424 & 226/4d
(76.5 ov, target 356)295 & 175/8
Match drawn
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Parks  b Cowie22---0-
Leonard Hutton  b Cowie0-3000-
Joe Hardstaff c Moloney b Roberts114---0-
Wally Hammond c Roberts b Vivian140-210141-
Eddie Paynter c Dunning b Roberts74---0-
Charlie Barnett  b Cowie5---0-
Les Ames  b Vivian5---0-
Walter Robins (c)c †Tindill b Roberts18---0-
Bill Voce c †Tindill b Cowie27---0-
Hedley Verity c Cowie b Roberts3--00-
Alf Gover not out 2--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 9, w 1)14
TOTAL(155.3 Ov, RR: 2.72)424
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Leonard Hutton), 2-31 (Jim Parks), 3-276 (Wally Hammond), 4-284 (Joe Hardstaff), 5-302 (Charlie Barnett), 6-307 (Les Ames), 7-339 (Walter Robins), 8-402 (Bill Voce), 9-415 (Hedley Verity), 10-424 (Eddie Paynter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Cowie411011842.87---00
Alby Roberts43.31110142.32---00
Jack Dunning2036403.20---00
Giff Vivian461010622.30---00
Sonny Moloney21904.50---00
Curly Page301204.00---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Kerr c †Ames b Robins31-135-0-
Giff Vivian lbw b Gover5---0-
Walter Hadlee c Verity b Voce34---0-
Curly Page (c)c Paynter b Robins9---0-
Merv Wallace lbw b Parks52--72-
Martin Donnelly lbw b Parks0--00-
Sonny Moloney c & b Verity64---0-
Eric Tindill c Hammond b Robins8---0-
Alby Roberts not out 66---0-
Jack Dunning  b Gover0--00-
Jack Cowie lbw b Voce2--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 18, nb 2)24
TOTAL(111.2 Ov, RR: 2.64)295
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Giff Vivian), 1-20, 2-46 (Walter Hadlee), 3-66 (Curly Page), 4-131 (Jack Kerr), 5-131 (Martin Donnelly), 6-147 (Merv Wallace), 7-176 (Eric Tindill), 8-280 (Sonny Moloney), 9-281 (Jack Dunning), 10-295 (Jack Cowie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alf Gover2284922.22---00
Bill Voce24.227423.04---00
Wally Hammond621202.00---00
Walter Robins2155832.76---00
Hedley Verity25134811.92---00
Jim Parks1132622.36---00
Leonard Hutton21402.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Parks  b Cowie7---0-
Leonard Hutton c Vivian b Cowie1--00-
Joe Hardstaff c †Tindill b Roberts64---0-
Charlie Barnett not out 83-100140-
Les Ames c sub b Roberts20---0-
Walter Robins (c)not out 38---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 8)13
TOTAL(42 Ov, RR: 5.38)226/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Leonard Hutton), 2-19 (Jim Parks), 3-123 (Joe Hardstaff), 4-163 (Les Ames)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Cowie1524923.26---00
Alby Roberts1437325.21---00
Jack Dunning906006.66---00
Giff Vivian403107.75---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 356 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Giff Vivian c Verity b Voce11---0-
Walter Hadlee  b Voce3--00-
Sonny Moloney run out 0--00-
Curly Page (c)c & b Robins13---0-
Merv Wallace lbw b Parks56-9090-
Alby Roberts c sub b Gover17---0-
Jack Kerr not out 38-10580-
Eric Tindill lbw b Verity3--00-
Martin Donnelly c †Ames b Voce21---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, w 1)13
TOTAL(76.5 Ov, RR: 2.27)175/8
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Giff Vivian), 2-15 (Sonny Moloney), 3-15 (Walter Hadlee), 4-85 (Curly Page), 5-87 (Merv Wallace), 6-143 (Alby Roberts), 7-146 (Eric Tindill), 8-175 (Martin Donnelly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alf Gover1872711.50---00
Bill Voce18.584132.17---00
Walter Robins1635113.18---00
Hedley Verity1473312.35---00
Jim Parks1061011.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Season1937
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 260
Match daysday (3-day match)
Test debut
Eric Tindill
Eric Tindill
Jack Cowie
Jack Cowie
Jim Parks
Jim Parks
Leonard Hutton
Leonard Hutton
Martin Donnelly
Martin Donnelly
Merv Wallace
Merv Wallace
Sonny Moloney
Sonny Moloney
Walter Hadlee
Walter Hadlee
Umpires
England Image
Fanny Walden
England Image
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 26 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 370/7 (Eddie Paynter 42*, Bill Voce 12*)
Sun, 27 Jun - rest day
Mon, 28 Jun - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 282/9 (Alby Roberts 58*, Jack Cowie 1*)
Tue, 29 Jun - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 175/8 (76.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JL Kerr (1) retired hurt on 6* from 20/1 to 66/3