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Wanganui v Southland
Hawke Cup 1954/55 (Challenge Match)
VenueCook's Gardens, Wanganui on 1st, 3rd, 4th January 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouthland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWanganui won by 6 wickets
UmpiresDPV Foley, FW Gilligan
Close of play day 1Wanganui (1) 145/1 (Hamilton 63*, Jones 63*; 43 overs)
Close of play day 2Wanganui (1) 397 all out

Southland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CV Shirleyb Bergersen9     
NA McGowanst Walker b Jones19     
DG McDermottst Walker b Jones44     
EC Earwakerb Brown17     
+NR Thompsonlbw b Thomas70  11- 
*ASH Cutlerc McDougall b Jones3     
JC Alabasterlbw b Jones56  9- 
PS Gileslbw b Brown1     
AJ O'Connellc Walker b Thomas22     
AR Willsb James2     
EC Mortonnot out0     
Extras(7 b, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)251
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Shirley), 2-59 (McGowan), 3-91, 4-93, 5-102, 6-177, 7-182, 8-244, 9-249, 10-251 (93.5 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bergersen20   4571--
James17.51601--
Thomas14   7242--
Jones20   2424--
Brown17   5452--
McDougall5   2150--

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BG Hamiltonc Wills b Giles93  7- 
*RE Thomasb Alabaster10     
BL Joneslbw b Morton132  18- 
JAA Bergersenc O'Connell b Alabaster15     
PW Dyhrbergc Morton b Alabaster21     
TL Stentb Alabaster15     
RE Brownc Morton b Cutler19     
D Dustinlbw b Cutler12     
GN McDougallnot out38     
+NF Walkerb Cutler0     
SN Jamesc Giles b Cutler24     
Extras(6 b, 10 lb, 2 nb)18
Total(all out, 134.4 overs)397
Fall of wickets:
1-49 (Thomas), 2-246 (Hamilton), 3-254 (Jones), 4-278 (Bergersen), 5-298, 6-306, 7-332, 8-335, 9-335, 10-397 (134.4 ov)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morton24   5501--
Giles32   51041--
Alabaster49   61484--
McGowan4   0200--
Cutler22.47504--
McDermott3   060--

Southland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NA McGowanc McDougall b Bergersen1     
CV Shirleylbw b Brown78  76 
DG McDermottc Jones b Bergersen5     
JC Alabasterb Brown47  51 
PS Gileslbw b Brown6     
+NR Thompsonc and b Bergersen62  9- 
EC Earwakerst Walker b McDougall2     
*ASH Cutlerc and b Brown4     
AJ O'Connellc Walker b Brown4     
AR Willsc McDougall b James15     
EC Mortonnot out1     
Extras(11 b, 4 lb)15
Total(all out, 65 overs)240
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (McGowan), 2-47 (McDermott), 3-128, 4-144, 5-149, 6-162, 7-179, 8-185, 9-220, 10-240 (65 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bergersen14   3453--
Thomas2   0180--
James16   3461--
Jones5   0350--
Brown19   6495--
McDougall9   2321--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RE Thomasb Morton011-- 
BG Hamiltonnot out12     
BL Jonesst Thompson b Alabaster37     
JAA Bergersenb Alabaster7     
TL Stentc O'Connell b Alabaster18     
PW Dyhrbergnot out14     
RE Browndid not bat      
D Dustindid not bat      
GN McDougalldid not bat      
+NF Walkerdid not bat      
SN Jamesdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(4 wickets, 41.1 overs)97
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Thomas, 0.1 ov), 2-45 (Jones), 3-53 (Bergersen), 4-75 (Stent)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morton21   4371--
Alabaster15.15303--
Giles3   0140--
Cutler2   070--

Notes
--> Bowling in the Wanganui first innings adds 1 run under

BG Hamilton and BL Jones added 197 for the second wicket in the Wanganui first innings