Yorkshire v New Zealanders
New Zealand in British Isles 1978
VenueHeadingley, Leeds on 22nd, 24th, 25th July 1978 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew Zealanders won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresHD Bird, TW Spencer
ScorersWN Larkins (New Zealanders), EI Lester (Yorkshire)
Close of play day 1New Zealanders (1) 263/4 (Congdon 42*, Anderson 22*)
Close of play day 2New Zealanders (2) 49/2 (Wright 12*, Anderson 26*)

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Wrightst Bairstow b Athey32     
BA Edgarb Cooper92     
GP Howarthb Old67     
*MG Burgessb Carrick0     
BE Congdonnot out42     
RW Andersonnot out22     
+GN Edwardsdid not bat      
BL Cairnsdid not bat      
RO Collingedid not bat      
SL Boockdid not bat      
BP Bracewelldid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(4 wickets, declared, 97 overs)263
Fall of wickets:
1-66, 2-169, 3-170, 4-204
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Old20   2671- 
Cooper21   7451- 
Athey8   2271- 
Carrick27   10541- 
Whiteley17   5410- 
Stuchbury4   0210- 

Yorkshire first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Boycottnot out103     
RG Lumblbw b Bracewell0     
CWJ Atheyc Edwards b Bracewell7     
JH Hampshirec Edgar b Collinge90     
JD Loveb Bracewell24     
+DL Bairstowb Congdon34     
P Carricknot out3     
CM Olddid not bat      
S Stuchburydid not bat      
JP Whiteleydid not bat      
HP Cooperdid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 6 lb, 2 nb)20
Total(5 wickets, declared, 80 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-20, 3-151, 4-209, 5-266
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Collinge15   3481- 
Bracewell17   5463- 
Cairns19   1690- 
Congdon13   3381- 
Boock16   2600- 

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Wrightc Love b Whiteley111     
BA Edgarc Bairstow b Old0     
*MG Burgessc Athey b Old6     
RW Andersonlbw b Old37     
+GN Edwardsb Old4     
BE Congdonlbw b Stuchbury3     
GP Howarthc Boycott b Whiteley35     
BL Cairnsc sub b Stuchbury32     
RO Collingeb Athey4     
SL Boocknot out7     
BP Bracewelldid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 5 nb, 2 w)10
Total(9 wickets, declared, 98.5 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-9, 3-75, 4-81, 5-112, 6-189, 7-206, 8-216, 9-249 (98.5 ov)
Yorkshire bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Old22   10494  
Cooper16   4410  
Athey10   2241  
Carrick17   7220  
Whiteley22   6642  

Yorkshire second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Lovec sub b Collinge13     
+DL Bairstowc and b Bracewell19     
CWJ Atheynot out16     
RG Lumbnot out20     
*G Boycottdid not bat      
JH Hampshiredid not bat      
P Carrickdid not bat      
CM Olddid not bat      
S Stuchburydid not bat      
JP Whiteleydid not bat      
HP Cooperdid not bat      
Extras(7 lb)7
Total(2 wickets, 25 overs)75
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-36
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Collinge5   0301--
Bracewell6   2121--
Cairns8   5130--
Boock6   2130--

--> S Stuchbury made his debut in first-class matches
--> JP Whiteley made his debut in first-class matches
--> JG Wright (2) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 71
--> CM Old reached 50 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the New Zealanders second innings