result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jun 5 - 9 1958, New Zealand tour of England
221 & 215/6d
(77.3 ov, target 343)94 & 137
England won by 205 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson lbw b MacGibbon4---0-
Mike Smith lbw b MacGibbon03-000.00
Tom Graveney c Alabaster b Hayes7---0-
Peter May (c)c †Petrie b MacGibbon84--120-
Colin Cowdrey  b MacGibbon81--100-
Trevor Bailey c †Petrie b Alabaster2--00-
Godfrey Evans c †Petrie b MacGibbon2--00-
Tony Lock lbw b Alabaster4---0-
Fred Trueman  b Alabaster0--00-
Jim Laker not out 11---1-
Peter Loader  b Alabaster17---0-
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 4)9
TOTAL(75.5 Ov, RR: 2.91)221
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Mike Smith), 2-11 (Peter Richardson), 3-29 (Tom Graveney), 4-150 (Peter May), 5-153 (Trevor Bailey), 6-172 (Godfrey Evans), 7-185 (Tony Lock), 8-191 (Colin Cowdrey), 9-191 (Fred Trueman), 10-221 (Peter Loader)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes1525713.80---00
Tony MacGibbon27116452.37---00
Harry Cave1222902.41---00
John Reid631602.66---00
Jack Alabaster15.544642.90---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lawrie Miller lbw b Trueman7--10-
John D'Arcy c †Evans b Trueman19-135-0-
Noel Harford  b Bailey9---0-
John Reid (c) b Bailey7-50-0-
Bill Playle  b Trueman4-70-0-
Trevor Meale lbw b Trueman7-85-0-
Tony MacGibbon c †Evans b Laker5---0-
Eric Petrie lbw b Loader1--00-
Jack Alabaster  b Trueman9---0-
Harry Cave not out 12---0-
Johnny Hayes run out 14---0-
Extras0
TOTAL(69.3 Ov, RR: 1.35)94
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Lawrie Miller), 2-21 (Noel Harford), 3-39 (John Reid), 4-43 (John D'Arcy), 5-46 (Bill Playle), 6-54 (Tony MacGibbon), 7-59 (Eric Petrie), 8-67 (Trevor Meale), 9-68 (Jack Alabaster), 10-94 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman2183151.47---00
Peter Loader21.363711.72---00
Trevor Bailey2091720.85---00
Tony Lock22000.00---00
Jim Laker52911.80---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c Cave b MacGibbon100-28070-
Mike Smith c †Petrie b MacGibbon7-55-0-
Tom Graveney c †Petrie b Cave19-60-0-
Peter May (c)c †Petrie b MacGibbon11-35-0-
Colin Cowdrey c Reid b Hayes70--91-
Trevor Bailey not out 6---0-
Godfrey Evans c Reid b Cave0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(96.2 Ov, RR: 2.23)215/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Mike Smith), 2-71 (Tom Graveney), 3-94 (Peter May), 4-198 (Peter Richardson), 5-214 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-215 (Godfrey Evans)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes2035112.54---00
Tony MacGibbon2484131.70---00
Harry Cave28.297022.47---00
John Reid921802.00---00
Jack Alabaster1573302.20---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 343 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lawrie Miller  b Trueman8---0-
John D'Arcy c Trueman b Loader25-89-0-
Bill Playle c Bailey b Loader8---0-
Noel Harford c Graveney b Loader23---0-
Trevor Meale c Smith b Lock10--11-
John Reid (c) b Bailey13---0-
Harry Cave  b Bailey1--00-
Tony MacGibbon c Cowdrey b Laker26-95-0-
Jack Alabaster c Laker b Lock11-69-0-
Eric Petrie not out 5---0-
Johnny Hayes c Bailey b Lock5---0-
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(77.3 Ov, RR: 1.76)137
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Lawrie Miller), 2-42 (Bill Playle), 3-49 (John D'Arcy), 4-64 (Trevor Meale), 4-85, 5-93 (John Reid), 6-94 (Noel Harford), 7-95 (Harry Cave), 8-123 (Jack Alabaster), 9-131 (Tony MacGibbon), 10-137 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Trueman1753311.94---00
Peter Loader23114031.73---00
Trevor Bailey2092321.14---00
Tony Lock8.332532.94---00
Jim Laker941411.55---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Season1958
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 454
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Bill Playle
Bill Playle
John D'Arcy
John D'Arcy
Mike Smith
Mike Smith
Trevor Meale
Trevor Meale
Umpires
England Image
Charlie Elliott
England Image
Syd Buller
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 05 Jun - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 41/3 (John D'Arcy 18*, Bill Playle 0*)
Fri, 06 Jun - day 2 - England 2nd innings 131/3 (Peter Richardson 71*, Colin Cowdrey 21*)
Sat, 07 Jun - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 69/4 (Noel Harford 15*, John Reid 1*)
Sun, 08 Jun - rest day
Mon, 09 Jun - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 137 (77.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • NS Harford (2) retired hurt on 23* from 85/4 to 93/5