result
1st Test, Christchurch, Feb 8 - 12 1952, West Indies tour of New Zealand
236 & 189
(59 ov, target 139)287 & 142/5
West Indies won by 5 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Rabone c Christiani b Ramadhin37-178-0-
Ray Emery lbw b Gomez5---0-
Verdun Scott lbw b Ramadhin45-140-0-
Bert Sutcliffe (c)c Stollmeyer b Ramadhin45-8650-
John Reid  b Ramadhin022000.00
Brun Smith c Weekes b Valentine9---0-
Frank Mooney not out 34---0-
Tom Burtt c Christiani b Valentine1--00-
Alex Moir c Worrell b Valentine15---0-
Don Beard run out 28---0-
Johnny Hayes st †Guillen b Ramadhin1--00-
Extras(b 15, lb 1)16
TOTAL(119.4 Ov, RR: 1.97)236
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Ray Emery), 2-91 (Verdun Scott), 3-102 (Geoff Rabone), 4-102 (John Reid), 5-115 (Brun Smith), 6-153 (Bert Sutcliffe), 7-162 (Tom Burtt), 8-181 (Alex Moir), 9-231 (Don Beard), 10-236 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gerry Gomez28124711.67---00
Frank Worrell1132502.27---00
Sonny Ramadhin36.4118652.34---00
Alf Valentine38155131.34---00
John Goddard41802.00---00
Roy Marshall21301.50---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Marshall c Reid b Moir16---0-
Jeffrey Stollmeyer c Sutcliffe b Burtt23---0-
Frank Worrell  b Hayes71-155110-
Everton Weekes  b Burtt7---0-
Clyde Walcott  b Hayes65-12960-
Robert Christiani c Scott b Beard3--00-
John Goddard (c)c Reid b Burtt26---0-
Gerry Gomez c †Mooney b Hayes011000.00
Sammy Guillen c & b Burtt54-7880-
Sonny Ramadhin  b Burtt10---0-
Alf Valentine not out 0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 6)12
TOTAL(97.2 Ov, RR: 2.94)287
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-42 (Roy Marshall), 3-57 (Everton Weekes), 4-186 (Clyde Walcott), 5-189 (Robert Christiani), 6-189 (Frank Worrell), 7-189 (Gerry Gomez), 8-240 (John Goddard), 9-278 (Sonny Ramadhin), 10-287 (Sammy Guillen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes1225234.33---00
John Reid922502.77---00
Tom Burtt29.276952.35---00
Alex Moir2017013.50---00
Geoff Rabone611702.83---00
Don Beard2154212.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Geoff Rabone lbw b Goddard18---0-
Ray Emery c Stollmeyer b Valentine28---0-
Verdun Scott  b Ramadhin29-105-0-
John Reid  b Valentine3--00-
Bert Sutcliffe (c) b Ramadhin36-87-0-
Brun Smith  b Gomez37-7531-
Frank Mooney lbw b Gomez1--00-
Don Beard c Christiani b Worrell10---0-
Alex Moir lbw b Ramadhin5---0-
Tom Burtt not out 9---0-
Johnny Hayes  b Ramadhin2--00-
Extras(b 10, w 1)11
TOTAL(114.2 Ov, RR: 1.65)189
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Geoff Rabone), 2-46 (Ray Emery), 3-49 (John Reid), 4-118 (Verdun Scott), 5-119 (Bert Sutcliffe), 6-148 (Frank Mooney), 7-172 (Don Beard), 8-172 (Brun Smith), 9-187 (Alex Moir), 10-189 (Johnny Hayes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gerry Gomez1232522.08---00
Frank Worrell1562411.60---00
Sonny Ramadhin38.2213941.01---00
Alf Valentine41197321.78---00
John Goddard831712.12---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 139 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Roy Marshall c sub (EW Dempster) b Burtt26---0-
Jeffrey Stollmeyer c Reid b Beard13---0-
Frank Worrell not out 62-138-0-
Clyde Walcott lbw b Burtt19---0-
Everton Weekes  b Moir2--00-
Robert Christiani c †Mooney b Hayes3--00-
Gerry Gomez not out 14---0-
Extras(nb 3)3
TOTAL(59 Ov, RR: 2.40)142/5
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Jeffrey Stollmeyer), 2-48 (Roy Marshall), 3-86 (Clyde Walcott), 4-91 (Everton Weekes), 5-99 (Robert Christiani)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Johnny Hayes1222812.33---00
Tom Burtt1633722.31---00
Alex Moir1844912.72---00
Don Beard1342511.92---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Season1951/52
Series resultWest Indies led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 349
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Don Beard
Don Beard
Ray Emery
Ray Emery
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Basil Vine
New Zealand Image
Melville Pengelly
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 08 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 236
Sat, 09 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 12/0 (Geoff Rabone 1*, Ray Emery 11*)
Sun, 10 Feb - rest day
Mon, 11 Feb - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 24/0 (Roy Marshall 9*, Jeffrey Stollmeyer 13*)
Tue, 12 Feb - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 142/5 (59 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • New Zealand's first test v West Indies