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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
AMI STADIUM, CHRISTCHURCH
FEBRUARY 25, 1966
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 28.4 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in New Zealand Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 87% 30 33 40 156
New Zealand 11% 19 48 26 110

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 342 10 764
2 New Zealand 347 10 862
3 England 201 5 402
4 New Zealand 48 8 288

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 1899-07-17 1910-03-11 1926-07-24 1933-02-10 1939-06-24 1951-03-17 1955-03-11 1959-02-27 1963-02-23 1966-02-11

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
4 9 28.4 1055 821 0.56 0.44
4 8 27.9 1046 798 0.57 0.43
4 7 28.5 1028 796 0.56 0.44
4 6 29.4 1014 810 0.56 0.44
4 5 30.4 999 825 0.55 0.45
4 4 31.4 983 839 0.54 0.46
4 3 32.5 966 856 0.53 0.47
4 2 33.7 947 871 0.52 0.48
4 1 34.4 922 868 0.51 0.49
3 6 35.6 899 881 0.51 0.49
3 5 35.3 888 876 0.5 0.5
3 4 31.5 725 789 0.48 0.52
3 3 32.0 710 764 0.48 0.52
3 2 32.8 702 740 0.49 0.51
3 1 33.7 697 717 0.49 0.51
2 10 34.5 686 692 0.5 0.5
2 9 36.1 667 705 0.49 0.51
2 8 37.1 639 697 0.48 0.52
2 7 34.1 580 578 0.5 0.5
2 6 34.1 546 544 0.5 0.5
2 5 36.3 523 565 0.48 0.52
2 4 37.4 491 555 0.47 0.53
2 3 34.9 447 461 0.49 0.51
2 2 31.9 406 360 0.53 0.47
2 1 34.6 377 385 0.49 0.51
1 10 34.2 342 342 0.5 0.5
1 9 38.0 342 342 0.5 0.5
1 8 39.5 316 316 0.5 0.5
1 7 29.9 209 209 0.5 0.5
1 6 26.7 160 160 0.5 0.5
1 5 32.0 160 160 0.5 0.5
1 4 11.8 47 47 0.5 0.5
1 3 15.7 47 47 0.5 0.5
1 2 14.0 28 28 0.5 0.5
1 1 19.0 19 19 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
K Higgs England 234 56 7 66.8
RC Motz New Zealand 306 121 4 28.3
GA Bartlett New Zealand 284 107 4 29.7
IJ Jones England 214 84 4 13.3
DJ Brown England 204 86 4 12.4
RS Cunis New Zealand 300 121 3 15.6
PH Parfitt England 54 19 2 3.7
DA Allen England 354 88 1 1.3
N Puna New Zealand 192 103 1 1.3
ME Chapple (c) New Zealand 54 24 1 1.6
V Pollard New Zealand 30 27 1 0.8
G Boycott England 72 30 0 0.0
JM Parks † England 18 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
MJK Smith (c) England 141 2 0 26 1.8
BE Congdon New Zealand 108 2 0 27 4.6
PH Parfitt England 100 1 0 18 0.5
DA Allen England 88 1 0 16 0.6
RC Motz New Zealand 60 2 0 15 0.4
EC Petrie † New Zealand 56 2 0 14 0.3
WE Russell England 55 2 0 10 0.8
DJ Brown England 44 1 0 8 0.1
JM Parks † England 34 1 0 6 0.1
GP Bilby New Zealand 31 2 0 8 0.2
V Pollard New Zealand 29 1 0 7 0.1
RS Cunis New Zealand 24 0 0 6 0.2
MJF Shrimpton New Zealand 24 2 0 6 0.1
BW Sinclair New Zealand 23 2 0 6 0.0
MC Cowdrey England 21 2 0 4 0.0
ME Chapple (c) New Zealand 15 2 0 4 0.0
G Boycott England 8 2 0 1 0.0
K Higgs England 8 0 0 1 0.0
JH Edrich England 4 2 0 1 0.0
N Puna New Zealand 1 1 0 0 0.0
IJ Jones England 0 1 1 0 0.0
GA Bartlett New Zealand 0 2 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced New Zealand in 33 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 30 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

MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
July 08, 1965
Headingley, Leeds
74 23
June 17, 1965
Lord's, London
74 23
May 27, 1965
Edgbaston, Birmingham
72 24
March 15, 1963
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
97 2
March 01, 1963
Basin Reserve, Wellington
99 1
February 23, 1963
Eden Park, Auckland
94 4
March 14, 1959
Eden Park, Auckland
93 6
February 27, 1959
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
89 9
August 21, 1958
Kennington Oval, London
99 1