Wellington v West Indians
West Indies in Australia and New Zealand 1951/52
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 23rd, 25th, 26th February 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWest Indians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresTW Dick, JM McLellan
Close of play day 1West Indians (1) 447 all out
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 6/0 (Mooney 1*, Meale 1*)

West Indians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AF Raerun out17     
RE Marshallb Blair88     
CL Walcottb Blair148 185202 
ED Weekesc Tynan b Browne75     
RJ Christianic and b Reid25     
KR Rickardsb Reid9     
+SC Guillenb Reid0     
W Fergusonnot out45     
PEW Jonesc Williams b Blair7     
J Trimb Dempster15     
S Ramadhinb Dempster0     
Extras(7 b, 10 lb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 102 overs)447
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-165, 3-324, 4-348, 5-370, 6-370, 7-387, 8-418, 9-447, 10-447 (102 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blair24   11163--
Fisher11   2460--
Reid15   1573--
Dempster24   21152--
Browne8   0421--
Sergent20   3530--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+FLH Mooneylbw b Jones31     
T Mealelbw b Ramadhin39     
JC Tynanb Ramadhin2     
*JR Reidc Rickards b Ramadhin16     
RT Barberc Guillen b Trim86     
LG Williamsb Ferguson0     
EW Dempsterb Ramadhin4     
BWH Sergentc Ramadhin b Ferguson0     
FE Fisherc Ferguson b Marshall27     
RW Blairb Trim0     
MG Brownenot out5     
Extras(8 b, 3 lb)11
Total(all out, 88.4 overs)221
Fall of wickets:
1-71, 2-71, 3-78, 4-95, 5-97, 6-112, 7-121, 8-206, 9-216, 10-221 (88.4 ov)
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jones25   7591--
Ferguson18   4432--
Ramadhin27   14514--
Marshall5   0141--
Weekes1   020--

Wellington second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
+FLH Mooneyb Walcott68     
T Mealenot out112 27681 
BWH Sergentc Rae b Ferguson39     
*JR Reidc Jones b Ramadhin2     
JC Tynanc Weekes b Ferguson0     
RT Barberc Marshall b Ferguson6     
LG Williamsc Rae b Ferguson9     
EW Dempsterst +Weekes b Ferguson6     
FE Fishernot out3     
RW Blairdid not bat      
MG Brownedid not bat      
Extras(20 b, 3 lb, 1 w)24
Total(7 wickets, declared, 95 overs)269
Fall of wickets:
1-144, 2-188, 3-192, 4-192, 5-208, 6-236, 7-258
West Indians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trim9   1200--
Jones6   2120--
Ferguson35   41245--
Ramadhin30   11591--
Marshall3   070--
Weekes1   030--
Christiani3   1120--
Walcott8   381--

West Indians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AF Raeb Sergent1     
RE Marshallnot out16     
RJ Christianib Sergent6     
W Fergusonb Sergent0     
KR Rickardsnot out0     
CL Walcottdid not bat      
+SC Guillendid not bat      
ED Weekesdid not bat      
PEW Jonesdid not bat      
J Trimdid not bat      
S Ramadhindid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 5 overs)23
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-17, 3-17
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Reid3   0170--
Sergent2   163--

--> JC Tynan made his debut in first-class matches
--> BWH Sergent made his debut in first-class matches
--> MG Browne made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> PEW Jones made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> FLH Mooney (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 26
--> RT Barber (1) passed his previous highest score of 72 in first-class matches
--> T Meale (2) passed his previous highest score of 42 in first-class matches
--> T Meale (2) made his first century in first-class matches
--> JR Reid reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the West Indians first innings

Weekes kept wicket for part of the second innings as Guillen was injured