Essex v New Zealanders
New Zealand in British Isles 1958
VenueValentine's Park, Ilford on 10th, 12th, 13th May 1958 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEssex won the toss and decided to field
ResultNew Zealanders won by 48 runs
UmpiresFS Lee, AE Pothecary
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 86/5 (Insole 30*, Bear 4*)
Close of play day 2New Zealanders (2) 203 all out

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LSM Millerb Greensmith62     
T Mealec Taylor b Bailey4     
NS Harfordrun out4     
B Sutcliffec Greensmith b Preston2     
AR MacGibbonlbw b Preston0     
JT Sparlinglbw b Greensmith17     
JC Alabasterlbw b Greensmith9     
RW Blairc Barker b Bailey5     
*HB Cavec Greensmith b Ralph22     
JA Hayesc Insole b Ralph6     
+JT Wardnot out0     
Extras(7 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 73.1 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-18, 3-29, 4-29, 5-70, 6-86, 7-100, 8-119, 9-138, 10-140 (73.1 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bailey17   5282--
Preston18   5342--
Greensmith22   9413--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsc Miller b Hayes0     
G Barkerc Harford b Blair5     
+B Taylorc Ward b Blair11     
*DJ Insoleb Hayes31     
TE Baileyc Ward b Hayes4     
LA Savillc Ward b Blair25     
MJ Bearb Blair7     
WT Greensmithb Hayes5     
LHR Ralphc Ward b Hayes12     
KC Prestonb Blair1     
PJ Phelannot out16     
Extras(7 lb, 6 nb)13
Total(all out, 43 overs)130
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-15, 3-19, 4-33, 5-67, 6-87, 7-91, 8-97, 9-98, 10-130 (43 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hayes17   5295--
Blair21   1745--
Cave5   1140--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LSM Millerlbw b Bailey9     
B Sutcliffec Insole b Bailey39     
NS Harfordc Preston b Ralph14     
T Mealeb Ralph8     
AR MacGibbonlbw b Greensmith45     
JT Sparlingc Bailey b Ralph36     
JC Alabasterlbw b Greensmith9     
RW Blairc Taylor b Ralph16     
*HB Caveb Ralph1     
JA Hayesnot out9     
+JT Wardc Preston b Ralph5     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 3 nb)12
Total(all out, 79.5 overs)203
Fall of wickets:
1-23, 2-64, 3-64, 4-84, 5-141, 6-159, 7-184, 8-188, 9-195, 10-203 (79.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bailey22   9382--
Preston17   3490--
Greensmith13   2382--
Phelan5   2100--

Essex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TC Doddsrun out4     
G Barkerc Ward b Hayes7     
+B Taylorc MacGibbon b Hayes9     
*DJ Insolec Harford b Blair7     
TE Baileyc MacGibbon b Alabaster71     
LA Savillc Meale b Alabaster8     
MJ Bearb Alabaster14     
WT Greensmithc Ward b Blair4     
LHR Ralphc Ward b Cave31     
KC Prestonb Cave0     
PJ Phelannot out0     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 68.5 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-17, 3-21, 4-34, 5-56, 6-92, 7-107, 8-165, 9-165, 10-165 (68.5 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hayes15   0552--
Blair18   5352--
Cave17   5312--
MacGibbon2   020--

--> JA Hayes (2) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 3