1955-1956 New Zealand v West Indies - 4th Test - Auckland Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 9th March, 1956  
Venue: Eden Park, Auckland
Toss: New Zealand  
Result: New Zealand won by 190 runs
Player of Match: No Award

New Zealand 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S N McGregor c Smith b Dewdney 2          0.78%
L S M Miller c Weekes b Valentine 47          18.43%
A R MacGibbon b Smith 9          3.53%
D D Taylor lbw b Valentine 11          4.31%
J R Reid* hit wicket b Dewdney 84          32.94%
J E F Beck c Sobers b Ramadhin 38          14.90%
S C Guillen run out 6          2.35%
M E Chapple c Atkinson b Dewdney 3          1.18%
D D Beard c †Binns b Dewdney 31          12.16%
H B Cave c Smith b Dewdney 11          4.31%
J C Alabaster not out 1          0.39%
Extras (b 7, lb 5) 12  
Total All Out   (166.5 overs @ 1.53 rpo) 255  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-9  McGregor   2-45  MacGibbon   3-66  Taylor   4-87  Miller   
5-191  Beck   6-203  Guillen   7-205  Reid   8-210  Chapple   
9-250  Cave   10-255  Beard   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D T Dewdney 19.5 11 21 5 1.06  50.00%
D S E Atkinson 32.0 14 45 0 1.41
A L Valentine 41.0 20 46 2 1.12  20.00%
S Ramadhin 23.0 8 41 1 1.78  10.00%
O G Smith 31.0 19 55 1 1.77  10.00%
G S A Sobers 20.0 7 35 0 1.75
 
West Indies 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
H A Furlonge c †Guillen b Cave 64          44.14%
B H Pairaudeau c MacGibbon b Cave 9          6.21%
G S A Sobers c †Guillen b MacGibbon 1          0.69%
E D C Weekes c †Guillen b MacGibbon 5          3.45%
O G Smith b Beard 2          1.38%
D S E Atkinson* b Reid 28          19.31%
A T Roberts b MacGibbon 28          19.31%
A P Binns lbw b MacGibbon 0        
S Ramadhin b Cave 3          2.07%
A L Valentine c Taylor b Cave 0        
D T Dewdney not out 0        
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 1) 5  
Total All Out   (78.3 overs @ 1.85 rpo) 145  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-25  Pairaudeau   2-32  Sobers   3-46  Weekes   4-59  Smith   
5-94  Atkinson   6-139  Furlonge   7-140  Binns   8-145  Ramadhin   
9-145  Roberts   10-145  Valentine   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A R MacGibbon 21.0 5 44 4 2.10  40.00%
H B Cave 27.3 17 22 4 0.80  40.00%
J R Reid 18.0 5 48 1 2.67  10.00%
D D Beard 9.0 4 20 1 2.22  10.00%
J C Alabaster 3.0 1 6 0 2.00
 
New Zealand 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S N McGregor c †Binns b Atkinson 5          3.18%
L S M Miller c Weekes b Atkinson 25          15.92%
A R MacGibbon c Weekes b Atkinson 35          22.29%
D D Taylor c Valentine b Atkinson 16          10.19%
J R Reid* c †Binns b Atkinson 12          7.64%
J E F Beck lbw b Atkinson 2          1.27%
S C Guillen st †Binns b Valentine 41          26.11%
M E Chapple lbw b Ramadhin 1          0.64%
D D Beard not out 6          3.82%
J C Alabaster b Atkinson 5          3.18%
H B Cave not out 0        
Extras (b 4, lb 5) 9  
Total 9 wickets declared   (80.0 overs @ 1.96 rpo) 157  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-14  McGregor   2-61  Miller   3-66  MacGibbon   4-91  Taylor   
5-100  Beck   6-101  Reid   7-109  Chapple   8-146  Guillen   
9-155  Alabaster   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
D T Dewdney 12.0 5 22 0 1.83
D S E Atkinson 40.0 21 53 7 1.33  70.00%
A L Valentine 6.0 0 29 1 4.83  10.00%
S Ramadhin 18.0 6 26 1 1.44  10.00%
O G Smith 4.0 0 18 0 4.50
 
West Indies 2nd Innings (target 268) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
H A Furlonge c MacGibbon b Beard 3          3.90%
B H Pairaudeau b Cave 3          3.90%
D S E Atkinson* c Chapple b Cave 10          12.99%
E D C Weekes c McGregor b Alabaster 31          40.26%
O G Smith b Cave 0  2  0  0 0.00
G S A Sobers run out 1          1.30%
A T Roberts b Beard 0        
A P Binns b Alabaster 20          25.97%
S Ramadhin c Miller b Beard 0        
A L Valentine st †Guillen b Cave 5          6.49%
D T Dewdney not out 4          5.19%
Extras 0  
Total All Out   (45.1 overs @ 1.70 rpo) 77  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-4  Pairaudeau   2-16  Furlonge   3-16  Atkinson   4-16  Smith   
5-18  Sobers   6-22  Roberts   7-68  Weekes   8-68  Ramadhin   
9-68  Binns   10-77  Valentine   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A R MacGibbon 6.0 1 16 0 2.67
H B Cave 13.1 9 21 4 1.59  40.00%
J R Reid 6.0 2 14 0 2.33
D D Beard 15.0 7 22 3 1.47  30.00%
J C Alabaster 5.0 4 4 2 0.80  20.00%
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 203/6 (JR Reid 82*)
Day 2 - West Indies 1st innings 96/5 (HA Furlonge 48*, AT Roberts 1*)
Day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 61/2 (AR MacGibbon 30*)
Day 4 - West Indies 2nd Innings 77, 45.1 overs - end of match