English cricket team in New Zealand in 1932–33

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Douglas Jardine's England national cricket team toured New Zealand in March 1933 as an afterword to their "bodyline" tour of Australia. England and New Zealand played a two-match Test series. New Zealand were captained by Curly Page. Both Tests were drawn.

Test series summary[edit]

First Test[edit]

24–27 March 1933
Scorecard
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560/8d (147.3 overs)
WR Hammond 227
FT Badcock 3/142 (54 overs)
223 (116.1 overs)
GL Weir 66
W Voce 3/27 (17.1 overs)
35/0 (f/o) (16.1 overs)
PE Whitelaw 17*
  • England won the toss and elected to bat.
  • 26 March was taken as a rest day
  • PE Whitelaw, HD Smith and DL Freeman (all NZ) made their Test debuts.

Second Test[edit]

31 March–3 April 1933
Scorecard
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158 (56.5 overs)
CS Dempster 83*
WE Bowes 6/34 (19 overs)
548/7d (156 overs)
WR Hammond 336*
GL Weir 2/39 (11 overs)
16/0 (8.3 overs)
JE Mills 11*
Match drawn
Eden Park, Auckland
Umpires: KH Cave and JT Forrester
  • New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat.
  • 2 April was taken as a rest day.
  • JA Dunning (NZ) made their Test debuts.

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