result
3rd Test, The Oval, Aug 14 - 17 1937, New Zealand tour of England
249 & 187
(9.2 ov, target 183)254/7d & 31/1
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Giff Vivian c †Ames b Gover13---0-
Walter Hadlee  b Matthews18---0-
Merv Wallace run out 8---0-
'Dad' Weir c Matthews b Gover3--00-
Martin Donnelly c Hutton b Robins58-6060-
Sonny Moloney  b Hammond23---0-
Curly Page (c)c Washbrook b Robins53---0-
Alby Roberts c Hutton b Gover50--60-
Eric Tindill  b Robins4---0-
Jack Dunning c Gover b Robins0--00-
Jack Cowie not out 4---0-
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 2)15
TOTAL(83.1 Ov, RR: 2.99)249
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Giff Vivian), 2-36 (Walter Hadlee), 3-42 (Merv Wallace), 4-47 ('Dad' Weir), 5-97 (Sonny Moloney), 6-145 (Martin Donnelly), 7-222 (Alby Roberts), 8-244 (Eric Tindill), 9-244 (Jack Dunning), 10-249 (Curly Page)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alf Gover2838533.03---00
Austin Matthews2265212.36---00
Tom Goddard1022502.50---00
Wally Hammond712513.57---00
Walter Robins14.124042.82---00
Leonard Hutton20703.50---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Charlie Barnett c Hadlee b Cowie13---0-
Leonard Hutton c & b Vivian12---0-
Cyril Washbrook lbw b Vivian9---0-
Denis Compton run out 65-120-0-
Joe Hardstaff  b Cowie103-180160-
Wally Hammond c Wallace b Cowie31---0-
Les Ames not out 6---0-
Walter Robins (c)c & b Roberts9---0-
Austin Matthews not out 2--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 1, w 1)4
TOTAL(93 Ov, RR: 2.73)254/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Charlie Barnett), 2-31 (Cyril Washbrook), 3-36 (Leonard Hutton), 4-161 (Denis Compton), 5-222 (Wally Hammond), 6-240 (Joe Hardstaff), 7-249 (Walter Robins)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Cowie2457333.04---00
Alby Roberts1542611.73---00
Jack Dunning2558903.56---00
Giff Vivian2956222.13---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Giff Vivian lbw b Hammond57-9070-
Walter Hadlee c Compton b Matthews0--00-
Merv Wallace lbw b Gover7---0-
'Dad' Weir c Barnett b Goddard8---0-
Sonny Moloney  b Compton38-125-0-
Martin Donnelly c †Ames b Hammond0--00-
Alby Roberts lbw b Goddard9---0-
Eric Tindill not out 37-90-0-
Jack Dunning  b Compton19---0-
Jack Cowie c Robins b Hutton2--00-
Curly Page (c)absent hurt------
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 1)10
TOTAL(68.4 Ov, RR: 2.72)187
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Walter Hadlee), 2-19 (Merv Wallace), 3-46 ('Dad' Weir), 4-87 (Giff Vivian), 5-94 (Martin Donnelly), 6-107 (Alby Roberts), 7-150 (Sonny Moloney), 8-182 (Jack Dunning), 9-187 (Jack Cowie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alf Gover1214213.50---00
Austin Matthews821311.62---00
Tom Goddard1884122.27---00
Wally Hammond1131921.72---00
Walter Robins1122402.18---00
Leonard Hutton2.41411.50---00
Denis Compton603425.66---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 183 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Charlie Barnett c Roberts b Dunning21---0-
Cyril Washbrook not out 8---0-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(9.2 Ov, RR: 3.32)31/1
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Charlie Barnett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jack Cowie411503.75---00
Alby Roberts41902.25---00
Jack Dunning1.20513.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Season1937
Series resultEngland won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 262
Match daysday (3-day match)
Test debut
Austin Matthews
Austin Matthews
Cyril Washbrook
Cyril Washbrook
Denis Compton
Denis Compton
Umpires
England Image
Arthur Dolphin
England Image
Tiger Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 14 Aug - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 20/0 (Giff Vivian 13*, Walter Hadlee 7*)
Sun, 15 Aug - rest day
Mon, 16 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 86/3 (Denis Compton 28*, Joe Hardstaff 23*)
Tue, 17 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 31/1 (9.2 ov) - end of match