result
3rd Test, Delhi, Dec 16 - 21 1955, New Zealand tour of India
(58 ov)450/2d & 112/1
531/7d
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Leggat c Manjrekar b Gupte37--500.00
Bert Sutcliffe not out 230-5403000.00
John Guy c Mehra b Sunderam52---00.00
John Reid not out 119-2101010.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5)12
TOTAL(176 Ov, RR: 2.55)450/2d
Fall of wickets: 1-98 (Gordon Leggat), 2-228 (John Guy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gundibail Sunderam3959912.53---00
Gulabrai Ramchand38118202.15---00
Subhash Gupte39109812.51---00
Bapu Nadkarni541313202.44---00
Prakash Bhandari602704.50---00
India 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Vijay Mehra c †McMahon b Hayes32---00.00
Nari Contractor  b Reid62---00.00
Polly Umrigar (c) b MacGibbon18---00.00
Vijay Manjrekar c †McMahon b Cave177-5552000.00
AG Kripal Singh  b Hayes36---00.00
Gulabrai Ramchand st †McMahon b Poore72--1110.00
Bapu Nadkarni not out 68---00.00
Prakash Bhandari  b MacGibbon39---00.00
Extras(b 16, lb 4, nb 7)27
TOTAL(241.5 Ov, RR: 2.19)531/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Vijay Mehra), 2-111 (Polly Umrigar), 3-119 (Nari Contractor), 4-208 (AG Kripal Singh), 5-335 (Gulabrai Ramchand), 6-458 (Vijay Manjrekar), 7-531 (Prakash Bhandari)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tony MacGibbon59.51612122.02---00
Harry Cave50286811.36---00
Johnny Hayes44910522.38---00
John Reid41148612.09---00
Jack Alabaster2999003.10---00
Matt Poore1542611.73---00
Bert Sutcliffe30802.66---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Leggat not out 50-130-00.00
Noel McGregor c †Tamhane b Manjrekar49---00.00
John Guy not out 10---00.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 1.93)112/1
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Noel McGregor)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gundibail Sunderam30802.66---00
Gulabrai Ramchand301103.66---00
Subhash Gupte612203.66---00
Bapu Nadkarni311003.33---00
Prakash Bhandari721201.71---00
Vijay Manjrekar20131610.80---00
AG Kripal Singh731001.42---00
Nari Contractor611702.83---00
Vijay Mehra30301.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of India
Season1955/56
Series resultIndia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 418
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Bapu Nadkarni
Bapu Nadkarni
Gundibail Sunderam
Gundibail Sunderam
Umpires
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DD Desai
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Noshirvan Nagarwala
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 16 Dec - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 218/1 (Bert Sutcliffe 134*, John Guy 44*, null ov)
Sat, 17 Dec - day 2 -India 1st innings 24 (Vijay Mehra 10*, Nari Contractor 14*, null ov)
Sun, 18 Dec - day 3 -India 1st innings 187/3 (Vijay Manjrekar 30*, AG Kripal Singh 31*, null ov)
Mon, 19 Dec - rest day
Tue, 20 Dec - day 4 -India 1st innings 393/5 (Vijay Manjrekar 140*, Bapu Nadkarni 11*, null ov)
Wed, 21 Dec - day 5 -New Zealand 2nd innings 112/1 (58 ov) - end of match