England v New Zealand scorecard, Headingley, Leeds, 28, 29, 30 July, 1, 2 August...

Name/Title

England v New Zealand scorecard, Headingley, Leeds, 28, 29, 30 July, 1, 2 August 1983

About this object

These scorecards were available to fans as a souvenir of the match with a copy produced for each day. This one is made all the more special for the significance of the match and the signatures on it, including Martin Crowe, Mike Gatting, Jeremy Coney and Sir Richard Hadlee.

This Test, the second of New Zealand's 1983 tour, was played at Headingley, Leeds, on 28, 29, 30 July, 1, and 2 August 1983. New Zealand would win the match by 5 wickets to record their first victory on English soil - after 17 losses and 11 draws.

The hero of the match for New Zealand was Lance Cairns, who claimed 7 wickets in the first innings and 3 in the second - still the only New Zealander with a Test 10-wicket bag at Headingley. Wright, Edgar, and Hadlee would all pass 50 in the first innings, while Ewen Chatfield took 5 second innings wickets in the historic victory.

Maker

Cornhill Insurance Group

Maker Role

Producer

Date Made

Aug 1983

Place Made

Leeds, England

Measurements

297mm (H) x 209mm (W)

Collection

New Zealand Cricket Museum Collection

Credit Line

New Zealand Cricket Museum | nzcricketmuseum.co.nz

Object Type

Scorecard

Object number

2012.10.1

Copyright Licence  

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