New Zealand v Australia
Australia in New Zealand 1959/60
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 18th, 19th, 21st, 22nd March 1960 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresWGC Sewell, RWR Shortt
Close of play day 1Australia (1) 258/8 (Maddocks 54*, Quick 5*)
Close of play day 2New Zealand (1) 75/3 (Guy 30*, Sparling 1*)
Close of play day 3Australia (2) 58/0 (Simpson 37*, Craig 21*)

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*ID Craigc Ward b MacGibbon22     
RB Simpsonc Sutcliffe b MacGibbon5     
JH Shawc Motz b MacGibbon36     
G Thomasc Ward b MacGibbon0     
BC Boothc Reid b Bolton59     
J Potterc Reid b MacGibbon7     
+LV Maddocksnot out122     
B Fisherc Sparling b Reid40     
KN Slaterb Reid1     
IW Quickb Reid43     
FM Missonrun out1     
Extras(16 b, 2 lb, 26 nb, 1 w)45
Total(all out, 157.5 overs)381
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-41, 3-44, 4-97, 5-122, 6-152, 7-233, 8-238, 9-355, 10-381 (157.5 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett27   6700--
MacGibbon41   13715--
Motz19   4330--
Reid34   18683--
Sparling18   7370--

New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Sutcliffeb Misson12     
JW Guyc Simpson b Slater33     
BA Bolton hit wkt b Misson9     
*JR Reidc Fisher b Slater19     
JT Sparlinglbw b Quick22     
SN McGregorb Quick14     
AR MacGibbonb Slater3     
RC Motzc Craig b Quick21     
+JT Wardb Slater27     
GA Bartlettnot out22     
JC Alabasterabsent hurt
Extras(16 b, 1 lb, 4 nb)21
Total(all out, 113.4 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-48, 3-72, 4-95, 5-118, 6-127, 7-136, 8-154, 9-203 (113.4 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Misson17   5342--
Fisher5   1200--
Simpson33   16530--
Quick24   11373--

Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*ID Craigb Motz35     
RB Simpsonnot out62     
JH Shawnot out2     
G Thomasdid not bat      
BC Boothdid not bat      
J Potterdid not bat      
+LV Maddocksdid not bat      
B Fisherdid not bat      
KN Slaterdid not bat      
IW Quickdid not bat      
FM Missondid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(1 wicket, declared, 35 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-91 (Craig)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett6   2210--
MacGibbon10   1360--
Motz11   3251--
Reid8   1170--

New Zealand second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Boltonb Misson6     
JW Guyrun out29     
SN McGregorb Quick26     
*JR Reidc Thomas b Slater19     
B Sutcliffec Thomas b Misson15     
JT Sparlingc Thomas b Simpson25     
AR MacGibbonc Craig b Simpson12     
RC Motzst Maddocks b Shaw3     
+JT Wardnot out4     
GA Bartlettnot out1     
JC Alabasterdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)9
Total(8 wickets, 73 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-52, 3-77, 4-100, 5-100, 6-130, 7-137, 8-146
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Misson8   1222--
Fisher3   1100--
Simpson13   4282--
Slater23   8471--
Quick19   6231--
Potter5   270--
Shaw1   021--
Thomas1   010--

--> LV Maddocks (1) passed his previous highest score of 113 in First-Class matches
--> IW Quick (1) passed his previous highest score of 40 in First-Class matches
--> JT Ward (1) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches
--> JT Ward made his debut for New Zealand in First-Class matches