result
1st Test, Birmingham, May 27 - Jun 1 1965, New Zealand tour of England
(30.5 ov, target 95)435 & 96/1
(f/o) 116 & 413
England won by 9 wickets
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott c †Dick b Motz23-105-00.00
Bob Barber  b Motz31---00.00
Ted Dexter c †Dick b Motz57-134800.00
Ken Barrington c †Dick b Collinge137-4371110.00
Colin Cowdrey  b Collinge85--1000.00
Mike Smith (c)lbw b Collinge0--000.00
Jim Parks c Cameron b Reid34-28-00.00
Fred Titmus c Congdon b Motz13-55-00.00
Tom Cartwright  b Motz4---00.00
Fred Trueman c Pollard b Cameron3--000.00
Fred Rumsey not out 21---00.00
Extras(b 10, lb 6, nb 11)27
TOTAL(156.4 Ov, RR: 2.77)435
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Bob Barber), 2-76 (Geoff Boycott), 3-164 (Ted Dexter), 4-300 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-300 (Mike Smith), 6-335 (Jim Parks), 7-368 (Fred Titmus), 8-391 (Tom Cartwright), 9-394 (Fred Trueman), 10-435 (Ken Barrington)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge29.486332.12---00
Frank Cameron431011712.72---00
Dick Motz431410852.51---00
Vic Pollard1846003.33---00
Bevan Congdon721702.42---00
John Reid1654312.68---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling  b Titmus32---00.00
Bevan Congdon c Smith b Titmus24-76-00.00
Barry Sinclair  b Titmus14---00.00
John Reid (c) b Trueman2--000.00
Bert Sutcliffe retired hurt 4---00.00
Ross Morgan c †Parks b Barber22---00.00
Artie Dick c Titmus b Cartwright0--000.00
Vic Pollard lbw b Titmus4---00.00
Dick Motz c Trueman b Cartwright0--000.00
Richard Collinge c Dexter b Barber4---00.00
Frank Cameron not out 4---00.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 4)6
TOTAL(63 Ov, RR: 1.84)116
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Bevan Congdon), 2-63 (Graham Dowling), 3-67 (John Reid), 3-75, 4-86 (Barry Sinclair), 5-97 (Artie Dick), 6-104 (Vic Pollard), 7-105 (Dick Motz), 8-108 (Ross Morgan), 9-115 (Richard Collinge), 9-116* (Bert Sutcliffe, retired hurt)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Rumsey922202.44---00
Fred Trueman1834912.72---00
Fred Titmus26171840.69---00
Tom Cartwright731422.00---00
Bob Barber32722.33---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graham Dowling  b Barber41-136-00.00
Bevan Congdon  b Titmus47---10.00
Barry Sinclair st †Parks b Barber2--000.00
John Reid (c)c Barrington b Titmus44-51710.00
Ross Morgan lbw b Trueman43--600.00
Artie Dick  b Barber42-69700.00
Bert Sutcliffe c Titmus b Dexter53--400.00
Vic Pollard not out 81-2401200.00
Dick Motz c & b Barber21-33400.00
Richard Collinge c †Parks b Trueman9---00.00
Frank Cameron  b Trueman0--000.00
Extras(b 17, lb 11, nb 2)30
TOTAL(175.4 Ov, RR: 2.35)413
Fall of wickets: 0-63, 1-72 (Barry Sinclair), 2-105 (Graham Dowling), 3-131 (John Reid), 4-145 (Bevan Congdon), 5-220 (Artie Dick), 6-249 (Ross Morgan), 7-353 (Bert Sutcliffe), 8-386 (Dick Motz), 9-413 (Richard Collinge), 10-413 (Frank Cameron)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fred Rumsey1753201.88---00
Fred Trueman32.487932.41---00
Fred Titmus59308521.44---00
Tom Cartwright1261201.00---00
Bob Barber451513242.93---00
Ken Barrington502505.00---00
Ted Dexter511813.60---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 95 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Boycott not out 44-103-00.00
Bob Barber c sub b Morgan51-100-00.00
Ted Dexter not out 001000.00
Extras(nb 1)1
TOTAL(30.5 Ov, RR: 3.11)96/1
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Bob Barber)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Richard Collinge511402.80---00
Frank Cameron301103.66---00
Dick Motz1333402.61---00
Vic Pollard10505.00---00
Bevan Congdon21603.00---00
John Reid52701.40---00
Ross Morgan1.501819.81---00
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of England
Season1965
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 591
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
England Image
Charlie Elliott
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Fred Price
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 27 May - day 1 -England 1st innings 232/3 (Ken Barrington 61*, Colin Cowdrey 44*)
Fri, 28 May - day 2 -New Zealand 1st innings 59/1 (Graham Dowling 30*, Barry Sinclair 4*)
Sat, 29 May - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 215/4 (Ross Morgan 33*, Artie Dick 41*)
Sun, 30 May - rest day
Mon, 31 May - day 4 -England 2nd innings 8/0 (Geoff Boycott 5*, Bob Barber 3*)
Tue, 01 Jun - day 5 -England 2nd innings 96/1 (30.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • B Sutcliffe (1) retired hurt on 3* from 75/3 to 115/9 (hit on the right ear by a bouncer from FS Trueman)
  • B Sutcliffe (1) retired hurt at 116/9 (unable to continue with previous injury after resuming for 2 minutes)
  • BE Congdon (2) retired hurt on ?* from 63/0 to 105/2