Waikato v Thames Valley
Hawke Cup 1956/57 (Challenge Match)
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 26th, 28th, 29th January 1957 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultWaikato won by 6 wickets
Umpires[unknown], R Kemp
Close of play day 1Waikato (1) 80/3 (Puna 15*)
Close of play day 2Thames Valley (2) 106/8 (Knowles 10*)

Thames Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TE Shawc and b Lissette70     
TM Williamslbw b DB Clarke5     
WP Bradburnc Baigent b Lissette0     
P Nicolsonc Baigent b Lissette14     
VR Kempc Irving b Lissette1     
WB Williamsrun out39     
GM Tarrb DB Clarke67     
JAC Knowlesc Baigent b Lissette5     
RH Giddynot out12     
BHH Hallettb Lissette1     
MJ Millarc Gibson b Lissette0     
Extras(20 b, 9 lb, 2 nb)31
Total(all out, 96.3 overs)245
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-27, 3-82, 4-86, 5-101, 6-212, 7-225, 8-231, 9-240, 10-245 (96.3 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DB Clarke30   8612--
Puna20   5390--
Irving8   3230--
Keeley7   1300--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JK Everestb Millar41     
EF Baigentc Giddy b Hallett11     
N Punab Millar31     
JD Irvingb Hallett0     
DS Clarkeb Tarr17     
JAL Gibsonc Knowles b Tarr2     
JDS Whiteb Millar32     
B McBurneyc Knowles b Hallett1     
DB Clarkelbw b Hallett15     
RJ Keeleyrun out14     
AF Lissettenot out12     
Extras(6 b, 8 lb, 7 nb)21
Total(all out, 104.2 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-55, 2-69, 3-76, 4-104, 5-113, 6-119, 7-129, 8-169, 9-171, 10-197 (104.2 ov)
Thames Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hallett26   11434--
Millar33   14463--
Knowles15   3240--
Tarr16   5382--
Shaw10   2230--

Thames Valley second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TE Shawc and b Lissette14     
TM Williamslbw b Puna1     
WP Bradburnlbw b Irving28     
P Nicolsonlbw b DB Clarke2     
VR Kemplbw b DB Clarke15     
WB Williamsc DB Clarke b Lissette1     
GM Tarrc DS Clarke b DB Clarke9     
JAC Knowlesnot out23     
RH Giddyc Baigent b DB Clarke5     
BHH Hallettc Puna b DB Clarke2     
MJ Millarc DS Clarke b DB Clarke0     
Extras(12 b, 7 lb)19
Total(all out, 57 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-21, 3-26, 4-31, 5-57, 6-76, 7-81, 8-103, 9-107, 10-119 (57 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DB Clarke22   7376--
Puna11   771--
Lissette17   3402--
Irving7   3161--

Waikato second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JK Everestnot out101 12   
EF Baigentc Millar b Hallett1     
N Punac Giddy b Millar18     
JD Irvingc and b Millar0     
DS Clarkec and b Bradburn20     
JAL Gibsonnot out21     
JDS Whitedid not bat      
B McBurneydid not bat      
DB Clarkedid not bat      
RJ Keeleydid not bat      
AF Lissettedid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)10
Total(4 wickets, 69.3 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Thames Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hallett12   4351--
Millar24   10372--
Knowles2   090--
Tarr14   2270--
Shaw3   090--