New Zealand v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in Australia and New Zealand 1935/36
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 6th, 7th, 9th March 1936 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJL Forrester, DL Ryan
Close of play day 1New Zealand (1) 138/3 (Kerr 62*, Hadlee 4*)
Close of play day 2Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 142/2 (Hardstaff 36*, Smith 40*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Barberb Roberts60     
JH Parksst Jackman b Blundell8     
J Hardstaffb Blundell0     
D Smithb Griffiths16     
*ERT Holmesc Jackman b Griffiths2     
JH Humanc and b Cromb46     
J Langridgeb Roberts1     
JM Simsb Roberts38     
+SC Griffithb Griffiths9     
HD Readb Griffiths1     
AD Baxternot out10     
Extras(1 b, 3 lb)4
Total(all out, 68.1 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Parks), 2-8 (Hardstaff), 3-49 (Smith), 4-63 (Holmes), 5-95 (Barber), 6-97 (Langridge), 7-156 (Human), 8-167 (Griffith), 9-179 (Read), 10-195 (Sims, 68.1 ov)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blundell6   2132--
Cromb19   0671--
Vivian8   1180--
Griffiths17   2604--

New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JL Kerrc Griffith b Holmes132     
PE Whitelawc Sims b Read12     
WM Wallacec Sims b Read38     
HG Vivianc Parks b Sims20     
WA Hadleeb Sims47     
*IB Crombc Parks b Baxter25     
CJ Elmesb Read26     
AW Robertsc Sims b Baxter0     
BG Griffithsc Holmes b Read9     
+CKQ Jackmanb Read7     
ED Blundellnot out1     
Extras(4 b, 12 lb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 96.1 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (Whitelaw), 2-82 (Wallace), 3-116 (Vivian), 4-261 (Kerr), 5-261 (Hadlee), 6-301 (Cromb), 7-301 (Roberts), 8-323 (Elmes), 9-323 (Griffiths), 10-334 (Jackman, 96.1 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Baxter18   2622--
Parks19   6400--
Sims23   4922--
Langridge8   2210--
Human5   0280--
Holmes2   021--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Barberrun out22     
JH Parkslbw b Cromb38     
J Hardstaffnot out36     
D Smithnot out40     
*ERT Holmesdid not bat      
JH Humandid not bat      
J Langridgedid not bat      
JM Simsdid not bat      
+SC Griffithdid not bat      
HD Readdid not bat      
AD Baxterdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb)6
Total(2 wickets, 58 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-63 (Parks), 2-63 (Barber)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blundell11   2210--
Roberts13   4220--
Griffiths12   1410--
Cromb15   2321--
Elmes3   190--
Vivian4   0110--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> W Barber (1) passed 9500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 3
--> JL Kerr (1) passed 3000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 113