Middlesex v New Zealanders
New Zealand in British Isles 1937
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood on 12th, 14th, 15th June 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealanders won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHG Baldwin, F Chester
Close of play day 1New Zealanders (1) 225/5 (Donnelly 17*, Carson 1*)
Close of play day 2New Zealanders (2) 153/4 (Donnelly 0*)

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Hadleelbw b Robins21     
HG Vivianc Price b LA Smith56     
*ML Pagelbw b Robins61     
WM Wallacec Human b Compton56     
GL Weirc Price b Sims0     
MP Donnellyc Price b CIJ Smith32     
WN Carsonc Edrich b LA Smith12     
+EWT Tindillnot out8     
AW Robertsc Hendren b CIJ Smith0     
J Cowieb CIJ Smith1     
JA Dunningc Butterworth b LA Smith3     
Extras(8 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)18
Total(all out, 95.4 overs)268
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-136, 3-168, 4-168, 5-215, 6-250, 7-252, 8-253, 9-263, 10-268 (95.4 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
CIJ Smith31   5773--
LA Smith19.46523--
Edrich7   3130--
Robins14   0372--
Sims16   3511--
Compton6   3121--
Butterworth2   080--

Middlesex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
REC Butterworthc Vivian b Dunning20     
+WFF Pricec Roberts b Vivian13     
WJ Edrichc Page b Dunning12     
EH Hendrenc Donnelly b Dunning48     
DCS Comptonc Carson b Vivian7     
JHA Hulmelbw b Cowie1     
JH Humanc Wallace b Dunning53     
*RWV Robinsc Weir b Dunning0     
JM Simsc Roberts b Dunning6     
CIJ Smithc and b Vivian27     
LA Smithnot out4     
Extras(17 b, 4 lb)21
Total(all out, 79 overs)212
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-44, 3-51, 4-72, 5-73, 6-161, 7-162, 8-178, 9-184, 10-212 (79 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Roberts8   4130--
Cowie18   4311--
Vivian32   9883--
Dunning21   4596--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WA Hadleec Price b CIJ Smith64     
HG Vivianc Hendren b CIJ Smith73     
*ML Pageb Robins4     
GL Weirb Robins0     
MP Donnellyb Robins8     
WN Carsonb Robins22     
+EWT Tindilllbw b Sims7     
WM Wallaceb Sims0     
AW Robertsc Hendren b Robins1     
J Cowiec Human b Sims4     
JA Dunningnot out12     
Extras(4 b, 10 lb, 4 nb)18
Total(all out, 75.3 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-134, 2-153, 3-153, 4-153, 5-165, 6-192, 7-192, 8-193, 9-197, 10-213 (75.3 ov)
Middlesex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
CIJ Smith19   9162--
LA Smith3   0140--
Robins24   8425--
Compton7   0400--
Edrich3   0130--
Human4   1180--

Middlesex second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
REC Butterworthlbw b Dunning0     
+WFF Pricenot out8     
WJ Edrichnot out9     
EH Hendrendid not bat      
DCS Comptondid not bat      
JHA Hulmedid not bat      
JH Humandid not bat      
*RWV Robinsdid not bat      
JM Simsdid not bat      
CIJ Smithdid not bat      
LA Smithdid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 6 overs)17
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Butterworth)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cowie1   010--
Roberts3   080--
Dunning2   181--

--> LA Smith achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the New Zealanders first innings (previous best was 1-43)
--> RWV Robins reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 4th wicket in the New Zealanders second innings
--> RWV Robins reached 700 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the New Zealanders second innings