New Zealand v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in Australia and New Zealand 1936/37
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 24th, 25th, 27th March 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresOR Montgomery, CW Moore
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 334/7 (Allen 14*, Verity 8*)
Close of play day 2New Zealand (1) 201/6 (Moloney 9*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RES Wyattc Dunning b Weir144     
TS Worthingtonc Roberts b Vivian15     
J Hardstaffc Hadlee b Vivian22     
LB Fishlockc Weir b Page14     
WR Hammondc Wallace b Cowie4     
M Leylandc Vivian b Page1     
+LEG Amesc Vivian b Dunning97     
*GOB Allenb Roberts88     
H Verityc Moloney b Cowie10     
JM Simsc Dunning b Roberts13     
W Vocenot out1     
Extras(9 b, 8 lb, 1 nb)18
Total(all out, 150 overs)427
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Worthington), 2-89 (Hardstaff), 3-137 (Fishlock), 4-151 (Hammond), 5-162 (Leyland), 6-277 (Wyatt), 7-314 (Ames), 8-336 (Verity), 9-426 (Allen), 10-427 (Sims, 150 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowie30   8732--
Roberts27   8582--
Dunning41   81001--
Vivian29   9792--
Page7   3382--
Moloney5   0200--
Weir11   0411--

New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JL Kerrc Voce b Allen0     
WA Hadleec Ames b Allen20     
WM Wallaceb Allen16     
HG Vivianc Ames b Voce88     
*ML Pagec Sims b Voce50     
DAR Moloneynot out42     
+EWT Tindillb Voce5     
GL Weirb Voce0     
AW Robertsb Allen10     
JA Dunningb Sims5     
J Cowiec Hammond b Verity2     
Extras(11 b, 8 lb, 8 nb)27
Total(all out, 92.2 overs)265
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Kerr), 2-33 (Hadlee), 3-40 (Wallace), 4-186 (Page), 5-191 (Vivian), 6-201 (Tindill), 7-205 (Weir), 8-238 (Roberts), 9-248 (Dunning), 10-265 (Cowie, 92.2 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Voce21   6504--
Hammond15   4260--
Allen21   6564--
Worthington4   1130--
Sims15   3531--

New Zealand second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JL Kerrlbw b Allen2     
WA Hadleelbw b Hammond82     
WM Wallaceb Voce7     
HG Vivianlbw b Voce0     
*ML Pagec Voce b Hammond2     
DAR Moloneyb Sims18     
+EWT Tindillnot out24     
GL Weirb Hammond7     
AW Robertsb Sims2     
JA Dunningc Hammond b Sims1     
J Cowiest Ames b Sims4     
Extras(4 b, 7 lb, 3 nb)14
Total(all out, 53.5 overs)163
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Kerr), 2-20 (Wallace), 3-20 (Vivian), 4-30 (Page), 5-110 (Moloney), 6-132 (Hadlee), 7-142 (Weir), 8-152 (Roberts), 9-158 (Dunning), 10-163 (Cowie, 53.5 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Voce8   1192--
Allen8   1281--
Hammond11   2313--
Verity11   3360--

--> RES Wyatt (1) passed 28000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 120
--> AW Roberts reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed GOB Allen, his 1st wicket in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings
--> W Voce reached 1200 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed EWT Tindill, his 3rd wicket in the New Zealand first innings

The New Zealand second innings closed at 5.57pm which meant there was no time remaining for Marylebone Cricket Club to score the 2 runs required for victory