New Zealand v Australia
Australia in New Zealand 1959/60
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 27th, 29th February, 1st, 2nd March 1960 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealand won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresED Milne, AJ Reece
Close of play day 1New Zealand (1) 228/4 (Reid 32*, Sparling 6*)
Close of play day 2Australia (1) 112/4 (Shaw 23*, Thomas 21*)
Close of play day 3New Zealand (2) 89/5 (McGregor 40*, Guy 4*)

New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffec Quick b Simpson108     
GT Dowlinglbw b Simpson34     
BW Sinclairc Simpson b Misson16     
SN McGregorb Simpson6     
*JR Reidc Simpson b Misson57     
JT Sparlinglbw b Simpson54     
JW Guyc Craig b Quick18     
GA Bartlettc Misson b Quick3     
+EC Petrielbw b Martin22     
RC Motznot out6     
JC Alabasterb Martin15     
Extras(23 b, 11 lb, 1 nb)35
Total(all out, 166 overs)374
Fall of wickets:
1-160, 2-161, 3-177, 4-213, 5-259, 6-305, 7-313, 8-349, 9-353, 10-374 (166 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Misson31   11572--
Gaunt36   9780--
Booth8   570--
Quick41   17862--
Martin12   6312--
Simpson38   10804--

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Simpsonc McGregor b Reid17     
*ID Craigb Bartlett23     
BC Boothb Motz12     
JH Shawc Sutcliffe b Motz81     
JC Lilllbw b Reid6     
G Thomasrun out21     
+LV Maddocksc Petrie b Bartlett49     
JW Martinb Reid12     
IW Quickc Sinclair b Sparling13     
FM Missonc and b Sparling2     
RA Gauntnot out0     
Extras(11 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)20
Total(all out, 123.1 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-57, 3-58, 4-75, 5-114, 6-220, 7-232, 8-240, 9-247, 10-256 (123.1 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett26   9472--
Motz25   7582--
Reid32   18423--
Alabaster27   7700--

New Zealand second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffeb Misson4     
GT Dowlinglbw b Gaunt2     
BW Sinclairc Maddocks b Misson0     
SN McGregorc Booth b Misson51     
JT Sparlingc Simpson b Gaunt14     
*JR Reidc Gaunt b Quick20     
JW Guynot out30     
+EC Petrierun out5     
GA Bartlettc Quick b Simpson5     
RC Motzb Gaunt3     
JC Alabasternot out0     
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 3 nb, 2 w)9
Total(9 wickets, declared, 62 overs)143
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-7, 3-9, 4-32, 5-70, 6-103, 7-114, 8-131, 9-139
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Misson14   4243--
Gaunt20   8363--
Quick11   4311--
Martin2   060--
Simpson15   5371--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RB Simpsonc Reid b Sparling54     
*ID Craigb Bartlett70     
BC Boothc Reid b Alabaster19     
JH Shawc Bartlett b Alabaster26     
G Thomasb Sparling5     
JC Lillb Bartlett0     
+LV Maddocksc Petrie b Motz24     
JW Martinnot out6     
FM Missonlbw b Alabaster0     
IW Quicknot out0     
RA Gauntdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(8 wickets, 93 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-104, 2-140, 3-150, 4-161, 5-162, 6-183, 7-207, 8-207
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett17   5392--
Motz17   4501--
Reid17   7350--
Alabaster16   6313--
Sparling24   12392--
Sutcliffe2   0100--

--> FM Misson made his debut for Australia in First-Class matches
--> RC Motz made his debut for New Zealand in First-Class matches
--> GT Dowling made his debut for New Zealand in First-Class matches
--> FM Misson made his debut in New Zealand in First-Class matches
--> IW Quick reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the New Zealand first innings
--> JR Reid reached 300 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Australia first innings