result
1st Test, Dunedin, Feb 3 - 6 1956, West Indies tour of New Zealand
(110.2 ov)74 & 208
West Indies won by an innings and 71 runs
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Leggat c Sobers b Atkinson3-700-
Bert Sutcliffe  b Valentine9-83-0-
John Guy c Goddard b Ramadhin23-72-0-
John Reid  b Ramadhin10---0-
Noel McGregor run out 0--00-
John Beck  b Valentine7---0-
Bob Blair c †Binns b Ramadhin0--00-
Alex Moir not out 15---0-
Harry Cave (c) b Ramadhin0--00-
Trevor McMahon c †Binns b Ramadhin0--00-
Allen Lissette lbw b Ramadhin0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 2)7
TOTAL(62.2 Ov, RR: 1.18)74
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Gordon Leggat), 2-36 (John Guy), 3-36 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-43 (Noel McGregor), 5-54 (John Reid), 6-54 (Bob Blair), 7-54 (John Beck), 8-62 (Harry Cave), 9-70 (Trevor McMahon), 10-74 (Allen Lissette)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Frank King821101.37---00
Denis Atkinson75210.28---00
Clairmonte Depeiaza20301.50---00
Alf Valentine24132821.16---00
Sonny Ramadhin21.2132361.07---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Pairaudeau c Lissette b Blair0--00-
Alfie Binns  b Lissette10---0-
Garry Sobers run out 27---0-
Everton Weekes c †McMahon b Cave123--170-
Collie Smith  b Blair64-11291-
Denis Atkinson (c)c †McMahon b Cave0--00-
Clairmonte Depeiaza  b Lissette14---0-
John Goddard not out 48-12970-
Sonny Ramadhin  b Blair44-7280-
Alf Valentine lbw b Blair2--00-
Frank King absent hurt------
Extras(b 9, lb 10, nb 2)21
TOTAL(112.5 Ov, RR: 3.12)353
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 2-30 (Alfie Binns), 3-72 (Garry Sobers), 4-234 (Everton Weekes), 5-234 (Denis Atkinson), 6-236 (Collie Smith), 7-272 (Clairmonte Depeiaza), 8-347 (Sonny Ramadhin), 9-353 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Blair22.559043.94---00
Harry Cave26124721.80---00
John Reid1734302.52---00
Allen Lissette28117322.60---00
Alex Moir1937904.15---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gordon Leggat lbw b Ramadhin17---0-
Bert Sutcliffe c †Binns b Valentine48-9561-
John Guy st †Binns b Smith0--00-
John Reid run out 23---0-
Noel McGregor  b Smith11---0-
John Beck lbw b Atkinson66-81111-
Bob Blair c Depeiaza b Smith0--00-
Alex Moir c †Binns b Ramadhin20-91-1-
Harry Cave (c)c Pairaudeau b Valentine0--00-
Trevor McMahon  b Ramadhin2--00-
Allen Lissette not out 1--00-
Extras(b 19, lb 1)20
TOTAL(110.2 Ov, RR: 1.88)208
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Bert Sutcliffe), 2-65 (John Guy), 3-73 (Gordon Leggat), 4-108 (Noel McGregor), 5-108 (John Reid), 6-108 (Bob Blair), 7-198 (John Beck), 8-201 (Harry Cave), 9-207 (Alex Moir), 10-208 (Trevor McMahon)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Denis Atkinson1352511.92---00
Clairmonte Depeiaza301204.00---00
Alf Valentine36175121.41---00
Sonny Ramadhin36.2175831.59---00
Collie Smith1874232.33---00
Garry Sobers44000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Carisbrook, Dunedin
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Season1955/56
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 421
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Allen Lissette
Allen Lissette
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Albert Jelley
New Zealand Image
Leslie Clark
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Feb - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 234/3 (Everton Weekes 123*, Collie Smith 63*)
Sat, 04 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 158/6 (John Beck 36*, Alex Moir 7*)
Sun, 05 Feb - rest day
Mon, 06 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 208 (110.2 ov) - end of match