Dekh Pakistan
New Zealand vs Pakistan - New Zealand in India and Pakistan 1955/56 (1st Test)
New Zealand first innings:164 (all out, 133.2 overs)
Pakistan first innings:289 (all out, 130.1 overs)
New Zealand second innings:124 (all out, 108.3 overs)
Pakistan won by an innings and 1 run

Match Information

Title
New Zealand in India and Pakistan 1955/56 (1st Test)
Venue
National Stadium, Karachi on 13th, 14th, 15th, 17th October 1955 (5 -day match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
New Zealand won the toss and decided to bat
Result
Pakistan won by an innings and 1 run
Umpires
Idrees Baig, Shujauddin
Close Of Play Day 1
New Zealand (1) 145/8 (MacGibbon 19*, Moir 5*)
Close Of Play Day 2
Pakistan (1) 178/6 (Wazir Mohammad 25*, Shujauddin 13*)
Close Of Play Day 3
New Zealand (2) 79/4 (Leggat 39*, Harris 9*)

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
JG Leggat c Imtiaz Ahmed b Fazal Mahmood 16
B Sutcliffe c Kardar b Zulfiqar Ahmed 15
MB Poore st Imtiaz Ahmed b Zulfiqar Ahmed 43
JR Reid c Khan Mohammad b Kardar 10
PGZ Harris c Wazir Mohammad b Kardar 7
SN McGregor c Alimuddin b Shujauddin 10
*HB Cave b Kardar
JC Alabaster c sub (Agha Saadat Ali) b Zulfiqar Ahmed 14
AR MacGibbon b Zulfiqar Ahmed 33120 -
AM Moir c Khan Mohammad b Zulfiqar Ahmed 10
+TG McMahon not out
Extra(s) 6 (4 b, 2 lb)
Total 164 (all out, 133.2 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Fazal Mahmood3112461 -
Khan Mohammad23927 -
Zulfiqar Ahmed37.219375 -
Kardar3110353 -
Shujauddin117131 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Hanif Mohammad c McGregor b Cave 5
Alimuddin c MacGibbon b Moir 28
Waqar Hasan c McMahon b Cave 17
Maqsood Ahmed b MacGibbon 2
+Imtiaz Ahmed c McMahon b MacGibbon 641504 -
*AH Kardar run out 22
Wazir Mohammad c and b Cave 43
Shujauddin b MacGibbon 47
Zulfiqar Ahmed b MacGibbon 10
Fazal Mahmood not out 34
Khan Mohammad run out 5
Extra(s) 12 (4 b, 1 lb, 7 nb)
Total 289 (all out, 130.1 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
MacGibbon37.18984 -
Cave246563 -
Reid301734 -
Moir379871 -
Poore22 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
JG Leggat lbw b Zulfiqar Ahmed 39
B Sutcliffe b Shujauddin 17
MB Poore b Shujauddin
SN McGregor lbw b Shujauddin
JR Reid c Waqar Hasan b Zulfiqar Ahmed 11
PGZ Harris run out 21210 -
*HB Cave c sub (Agha Saadat Ali) b Zulfiqar Ahmed 21
JC Alabaster b Zulfiqar Ahmed 8
AR MacGibbon c Hanif Mohammad b Zulfiqar Ahmed
AM Moir c Alimuddin b Zulfiqar Ahmed 2
+TG McMahon not out
Extra(s) 5 (1 b, 4 lb)
Total 124 (all out, 108.3 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Khan Mohammad13333 -
Kardar271522 -
Zulfiqar Ahmed46.321426 -
Shujauddin2212223 -
The match was scheduled for five days but completed in four.
PGZ Harris made his debut in Test matches
JC Alabaster made his debut in Test matches
TG McMahon made his debut in Test matches
AR MacGibbon (1) passed his previous highest score of 21 in Test matches
Imtiaz Ahmed (1) 50 in 120 minutes
Imtiaz Ahmed (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 18
Shujauddin (1) passed his previous highest score of 40 in Test matches
JG Leggat (2) passed 3000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 36
HB Cave (2) passed his previous highest score of 14 in Test matches
JC Alabaster made his debut for New Zealand in First -Class matches
PGZ Harris made his debut for New Zealand in First -Class matches
TG McMahon made his debut for New Zealand in First -Class matches
SN McGregor made his debut in Pakistan in First -Class matches
SN McGregor made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
TG McMahon made his debut in Pakistan in First -Class matches
B Sutcliffe made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
HB Cave made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
JR Reid made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
AR MacGibbon made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
AM Moir made his debut in Pakistan in First -Class matches
AM Moir made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
JG Leggat made his debut in Pakistan in First -Class matches
JG Leggat made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
Zulfiqar Ahmed made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
MB Poore made his debut in Pakistan in Test matches
Zulfiqar Ahmed achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed MB Poore in the New Zealand first innings (previous best was 1 -35)
Zulfiqar Ahmed achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Test matches in the New Zealand first innings
AH Kardar achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed HB Cave in the New Zealand first innings (previous best was 2 -20)
HB Cave achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the Pakistan first innings (previous best was 3 -103)
AR MacGibbon reached 150 wickets in First -Class matches when he dismissed Maqsood Ahmed, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
Shujauddin achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the New Zealand second innings (previous best was 3 -127)
Zulfiqar Ahmed achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed JC Alabaster in the New Zealand second innings (previous best was 5 -37)