result
3rd Test, Wellington, Mar 3 - 7 1956, West Indies tour of New Zealand
(target 13)404 & 13/1
(f/o) 208 & 208
West Indies won by 9 wickets
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Pairaudeau c MacGibbon b Cave68-17370-
Garry Sobers c Barber b Reid27---0-
John Goddard c Beard b MacGibbon16---0-
Everton Weekes c †Guillen b Cave156-211190-
Collie Smith lbw b MacGibbon1--00-
Denis Atkinson (c)run out 60-9090-
Alfie Binns lbw b Beard27---0-
Sonny Ramadhin c Beard b Reid15---0-
Frank King not out 13---0-
Tom Dewdney run out 2--00-
Alf Valentine c McGregor b Reid2--00-
Extras(b 9, lb 3, nb 5)17
TOTAL(135.5 Ov, RR: 2.97)404
Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Garry Sobers), 2-117 (Bruce Pairaudeau), 3-117 (John Goddard), 4-119 (Collie Smith), 5-239 (Denis Atkinson), 6-345 (Alfie Binns), 7-387 (Sonny Ramadhin), 8-387 (Everton Weekes), 9-391 (Tom Dewdney), 10-404 (Alf Valentine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tony MacGibbon2447523.12---00
Harry Cave37109622.59---00
Don Beard3499012.64---00
John Reid32.588532.58---00
Ian Sinclair804105.12---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lawrie Miller c & b King16---0-
Noel McGregor c Weekes b Smith5---0-
Tony MacGibbon c Goddard b Valentine3--00-
Don Taylor run out 43-149-0-
John Reid (c) b Ramadhin1--00-
John Beck lbw b Sobers55-27940-
Trevor Barber  b Ramadhin12---0-
Sammy Guillen  b Smith36-83-0-
Don Beard not out 17---0-
Harry Cave  b Atkinson0--00-
Ian Sinclair lbw b Atkinson0--00-
Extras(b 11, lb 9)20
TOTAL(140 Ov, RR: 1.48)208
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Noel McGregor), 2-23 (Lawrie Miller), 3-27 (Tony MacGibbon), 4-28 (John Reid), 5-104 (Don Taylor), 6-116 (Trevor Barber), 7-176 (Sammy Guillen), 8-205 (John Beck), 9-208 (Harry Cave), 10-208 (Ian Sinclair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tom Dewdney1132602.36---00
Frank King8.431812.07---00
Collie Smith29152720.93---00
Sonny Ramadhin30116322.10---00
Alf Valentine35203110.88---00
Denis Atkinson12.222021.62---00
Garry Sobers1411310.21---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Lawrie Miller c †Binns b Dewdney7---0-
Noel McGregor c †Binns b Atkinson41-128-0-
Tony MacGibbon  b Atkinson36-9640-
Don Taylor c Pairaudeau b Atkinson77-15591-
John Reid (c) b Atkinson5---0-
John Beck  b Smith6---0-
Trevor Barber c Goddard b Ramadhin5---0-
Sammy Guillen c Goddard b Dewdney0--00-
Don Beard c †Binns b Atkinson5---0-
Harry Cave c & b Sobers5---0-
Ian Sinclair not out 18--40-
Extras(b 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(106.5 Ov, RR: 1.94)208
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Lawrie Miller), 2-82 (Tony MacGibbon), 3-93 (Noel McGregor), 4-99 (John Reid), 5-121 (John Beck), 6-141 (Trevor Barber), 7-142 (Sammy Guillen), 8-180 (Don Beard), 9-185 (Don Taylor), 10-208 (Harry Cave)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tom Dewdney1735423.17---00
Collie Smith1472311.64---00
Sonny Ramadhin21103311.57---00
Alf Valentine1591801.20---00
Denis Atkinson31126652.12---00
Garry Sobers8.541111.24---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 13 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Pairaudeau c Sinclair b MacGibbon8---0-
Alfie Binns not out 5---0-
John Goddard not out 0--00-
Extras0
TOTAL(5.2 Ov, RR: 2.43)13/1
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Bruce Pairaudeau)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tony MacGibbon31612.00---00
Don Beard2.20703.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of New Zealand
Season1955/56
Series resultWest Indies led the 4-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 423
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Trevor Barber
Trevor Barber
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Bill Gwynne
New Zealand Image
Leslie Clark
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 Mar - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 361/6 (Everton Weekes 145*, Sonny Ramadhin 5*)
Sun, 04 Mar - rest day
Mon, 05 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 140/6 (John Beck 29*, Sammy Guillen 19*)
Tue, 06 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 141/5 (Don Taylor 38*, Trevor Barber 5*)
Wed, 07 Mar - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 13/1 (5.2 ov) - end of match