2nd Test (1972): Windies vs New Zealand
Kaieteur News article.
Georgetown, Guyana - Statistician Charwayne Walker continues his look at the scores in the drawn Test match between West Indies and New Zealand in 1972.
The first Test of the series also ended in a stalemate.
West Indies vs New Zealand 1972 Second Test in Port of Spain Trinidad resulted in the match being drawn.
New Zealand first innings 348 all out - Brian Congdon 166 not out, R. S. Canis 51, Bruce Taylor 46. Bowling for West Indies Vanburn Holder took 4 for 60 from 32 overs, Skipper Garry Sobers 2 for 40 from 26 overs, Inshan Ali 2 for 92 from 46.5 overs.
West Indies first innings 341 all out – Charlie Davis 90, Roy Federicks 69 and Vanburn Holder 30. Bowling for New Zealand, Bruce Taylor took 4 for 41 from 20.1 overs, H.J. Howarth took 3 for 102 from 53 0vers, Brian Codgon 3 for 56 from 39 overs.
New Zealand second innings 288 from 3 declared – Glenn Turner 95, Brian Congdon 82, M. G. Burgess 62 not out. Bowling for West Indies, Sobers, Ali and Gibbs took one wicket. West Indies second innings 121 for 5 – Roy Federicks 31, Michael Carew 28, Charlie Davis 29 not out. Bowling for New Zealand Bruce Taylor took 3 for 26 from 12 overs.