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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
AMI STADIUM, CHRISTCHURCH
FEBRUARY 27, 1959
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 21.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in New Zealand Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 89% 29 22 37 208
New Zealand 9% 21 42 22 128

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 374 10 853
2 New Zealand 142 10 437
3 New Zealand 133 10 434

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 NEW ZEALAND ENGLAND 1898-01-01 1906-03-30 1920-12-17 1928-07-21 1933-01-13 1937-08-14 1948-08-14 1952-07-17 1955-10-13 1959-01-30

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND PTS NEW ZEALAND PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
3 10 21.6 807 491 0.62 0.38
3 9 22.0 793 485 0.62 0.38
3 8 22.8 784 490 0.61 0.39
3 7 23.6 774 498 0.61 0.39
3 6 24.4 765 505 0.6 0.4
3 5 25.3 754 512 0.6 0.4
3 4 25.7 734 500 0.59 0.41
3 3 25.9 710 480 0.6 0.4
3 2 26.5 693 475 0.59 0.41
3 1 26.3 664 442 0.6 0.4
2 10 25.8 632 400 0.61 0.39
2 9 25.1 599 353 0.63 0.37
2 8 26.4 586 366 0.62 0.38
2 7 27.9 570 380 0.6 0.4
2 6 29.7 552 398 0.58 0.42
2 5 30.7 527 393 0.57 0.43
2 4 32.6 505 409 0.55 0.45
2 3 35.2 479 435 0.52 0.48
2 2 33.9 442 372 0.54 0.46
2 1 36.0 410 382 0.52 0.48
1 10 37.4 374 374 0.5 0.5
1 9 40.8 367 367 0.5 0.5
1 8 38.1 305 305 0.5 0.5
1 7 32.0 224 224 0.5 0.5
1 6 32.8 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 5 34.2 171 171 0.5 0.5
1 4 31.5 126 126 0.5 0.5
1 3 32.7 98 98 0.5 0.5
1 2 15.0 30 30 0.5 0.5
1 1 13.0 13 13 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GAR Lock England 326 84 11 155.7
FH Tyson England 168 46 5 30.3
KW Hough New Zealand 234 96 3 13.9
JR Reid (c) New Zealand 109 34 3 18.3
JB Mortimore England 258 67 2 5.1
AM Moir New Zealand 216 83 2 6.6
RW Blair New Zealand 186 89 2 5.3
FS Trueman England 113 59 2 2.5
JT Sparling New Zealand 96 38 0 0.0
B Sutcliffe New Zealand 12 9 0 0.0
ER Dexter England 6 3 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
ER Dexter England 141 1 292 38 8.3
PBH May (c) England 71 1 143 19 0.7
BA Bolton New Zealand 59 2 228 21 1.9
JW Guy New Zealand 59 2 152 21 3.2
TW Graveney England 42 1 112 11 0.1
JR Reid (c) New Zealand 41 2 84 15 0.6
KW Hough New Zealand 38 1 42 14 0.8
FS Trueman England 21 1 63 6 0.0
RM Harris New Zealand 19 2 77 7 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 15 1 23 4 0.0
GAR Lock England 15 1 66 4 0.0
JT Sparling New Zealand 12 2 47 4 0.1
B Sutcliffe New Zealand 12 2 28 4 0.0
JB Mortimore England 11 1 30 3 0.0
W Watson England 10 1 25 3 0.0
EC Petrie † New Zealand 10 1 80 4 0.0
R Swetman † England 9 1 38 2 0.0
PE Richardson England 8 1 53 2 0.0
FH Tyson England 6 0 8 2 0.0
SN McGregor New Zealand 6 2 55 2 0.0
RW Blair New Zealand 2 2 11 1 0.0
AM Moir New Zealand 1 2 9 0 0.0

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced New Zealand in 25 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 22 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous England v New Zealand test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

ENGLAND NEW ZEALAND STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

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WIN EXP.
NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
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99 1
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93 6
July 03, 1958
Headingley, Leeds
88 10
June 19, 1958
Lord's, London
90 8
June 05, 1958
Edgbaston, Birmingham
91 8
March 25, 1955
Eden Park, Auckland
97 2
March 11, 1955
Carisbrook, Dunedin
95 4
March 24, 1951
Basin Reserve, Wellington
62 34
March 17, 1951
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
40 56