Victoria v New Zealanders
New Zealand in Australia 1937/38
VenueMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 12th, 13th, 15th, 16th November 1937 (4-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNew Zealanders won the toss and decided to bat
ResultVictoria won by 5 wickets
UmpiresAN Barlow, WJ Moore
Close of play day 1New Zealanders (1) 124/4 (Wallace 32*, Donnelly 0*)
Close of play day 2New Zealanders (2) 18/1 (Vivian 4*, Parsloe 4*)
Close of play day 3Victoria (2) 35/0 (Rigg 24*, Lee 11*)

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HG Vivianc Barnett b McCormick30     
JL Kerrb Ebeling41     
DAR Moloneylbw b Fleetwood-Smith11     
WM Wallacec Sievers b McCormick39     
GL Weirlbw b Ebeling0     
MP Donnellyb McCormick14     
WA Hadleerun out (Ledward->Ebeling)51     
AW Robertsc Rigg b Fleetwood-Smith0     
JR Lamasonc McCormick b Sievers2     
*+TC Lowrylbw b Sievers0     
CK Parsloenot out9     
Extras(6 lb, 7 nb)13
Total(all out, 233 minutes, 51.7 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-78, 3-112, 4-122, 5-131, 6-146, 7-159, 8-168, 9-168, 10-210 (51.7 ov)
Victoria bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCormick14   1383-7
Sievers11   0452--
Fleetwood-Smith17   0922--

Victoria first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KE Riggc Roberts b Parsloe27     
IS Leeb Parsloe7     
MW Sieversc Weir b Parsloe1     
RG Gregory hit wkt b Moloney10     
AL Hassettc Weir b Parsloe36     
EH Bromleyb Vivian3     
JA Ledwardnot out49     
+BA Barnettc Roberts b Vivian2     
*HI Ebelingc Donnelly b Vivian4     
EL McCormickc Lowry b Parsloe0     
LO Fleetwood-Smithc Donnelly b Vivian0     
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 191 minutes, 49.3 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-17, 3-34, 4-58, 5-69, 6-111, 7-126, 8-138, 9-140, 10-141 (49.3 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Parsloe15   2475--
Weir1   060--
Moloney8   2281--
Roberts9   1220--
Donnelly1   030--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HG Vivianc Hassett b Gregory66     
JL Kerrb McCormick9     
CK Parsloec Sievers b Ebeling9     
WM Wallacec Hassett b Gregory63     
DAR Moloneyc Barnett b Bromley1     
WA Hadleec and b Bromley0     
GL Weirc McCormick b Gregory26     
MP Donnellylbw b Gregory2     
JR Lamasonlbw b Bromley29     
*+TC Lowrynot out8     
AW Robertsc Barnett b Bromley4     
Extras(5 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 214 minutes, 54 overs)223
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-27, 3-141, 4-142, 5-142, 6-178, 7-181, 8-184, 9-217, 10-223 (54 ov)
Victoria bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCormick8   1301-1
Ebeling7   0131--
Sievers6   0220--
Fleetwood-Smith5   0520--
Bromley15   4504--
Gregory13   1504--

Victoria second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KE Rigglbw b Vivian24     
IS Leerun out (Wallace->Lamason)72     
RG Gregoryc Lowry b Vivian12     
AL Hassettnot out127     
EH Bromleyc Parsloe b Donnelly9     
JA Ledwardc and b Vivian0     
+BA Barnettnot out47     
MW Sieversdid not bat      
*HI Ebelingdid not bat      
EL McCormickdid not bat      
LO Fleetwood-Smithdid not bat      
Extras(2 b)2
Total(5 wickets, 311 minutes, 88.3 overs)293
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-62, 3-174, 4-192, 5-194
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Parsloe14   1430--
Roberts9   0400--
Vivian32   7893--
Moloney12   1490--
Wallace2   070--
Lamason3   170--

--> MP Donnelly (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 2
--> TC Lowry made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> AL Hassett (2) passed his previous highest score of 93 in first-class matches
--> AL Hassett (2) made his first century in first-class matches
--> JR Lamason made his debut in Australia in first-class matches
--> WA Hadlee made his debut in Australia in first-class matches
--> LO Fleetwood-Smith reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the New Zealanders first innings
--> CK Parsloe reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Victoria first innings
--> EH Bromley achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the New Zealanders second innings (previous best was 4-64)
--> HG Vivian reached 200 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Victoria second innings

12th Men: WE Pearson (Vic) and WN Carson (NZ)
Crowds: 2295, 3899, 1028, 623. Total: 7845. Receipts: 263 pounds