Southland v North Canterbury
U-Bix Cup 1987/88 (Challenge Match)
VenueQueen's Park, Invercargill on 13th, 14th, 15th March 1988 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouthland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (North Canterbury won on first innings)
UmpiresBA Malin, EA Watkin
Close of play day 1North Canterbury (1) ?/0 (Johnston ?*, Allan ?*; 4 overs)
Close of play day 2North Canterbury (1) 185/4 (Satterthwaite 85*, Hamilton 0*; 93.5 overs)

Southland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*KJ Burnsc Plaskett b McNally36     
DR Murdochc Hamilton b Chamberlain14     
RN Hoskinc Plaskett b Hamilton27  5- 
RG Taitc Chamberlain b Abbott1  -- 
GJ Dawsonc Allan b Hamilton69 20411- 
SD Culhanelbw b McNally0  -- 
JK Lindsayc Allan b Abbott17     
RJ Hillb Hamilton10     
TJ Wilsonc Satterthwaite b Hamilton11     
+R Pewhairanginot out2  -- 
PT Skeltlbw b Johnston2  -- 
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 8 nb)15
Total(all out, 84.1 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Murdoch), 2-58 (Hoskin), 3-65 (Tait), 4-99 (Burns), 5-103 (Culhane), 6-144 (Lindsay), 7-171 (Hill), 8-191 (Wilson), 9-199 (Dawson), 10-204 (Skelt, 84.1 ov)
North Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Chamberlain20   6461--
McNally19   7402--
Hamilton19   5374--
Abbott17   6462--
Masefield5   0210--

North Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MT Johnstonlbw b Lindsay31     
M Allanlbw b Lindsay7     
+PM Winterc Tait b Skelt23     
BJ Plaskettc Dawson b Hill32     
MD Satterthwaitec Dawson b Skelt122 252173 
RJV Hamiltonc Culhane b Skelt22 65   
PR Williamsc Dawson b Lindsay22     
*RV Masefieldc Burns b Skelt19     
CM Abbottc Hill b Lindsay12     
SR McNallyb Skelt0  -- 
GB Chamberlainnot out0  -- 
Extras(5 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)14
Total(all out, 141 overs)304
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Allan), 2-55 (Johnston), 3-71 (Winter), 4-185 (Plaskett), 5-238 (Hamilton), 6-245 (Satterthwaite), 7-276, 8-299, 9-299, 10-304 (141 ov)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wilson37   19600--
Hill16   6181--
Lindsay51   231034--
Skelt37   71115--

Southland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DR Murdochc Williams b McNally26     
RJ Hillc Allan b Hamilton46     
RN Hoskinlbw b McNally3     
TJ Wilsonb McNally7     
GJ Dawsonc Allan b Hamilton29     
*KJ Burnsst Winter b Hamilton29 2431 
JK Lindsaynot out36  51 
+R Pewhairanginot out7     
RG Taitdid not bat      
SD Culhanedid not bat      
PT Skeltdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 11 lb, 1 nb)17
Total(6 wickets, declared, 166 minutes, 35 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-47 (Murdoch), 2-58 (Hoskin), 3-76 (Wilson), 4-100 (Hill), 5-145 (Burns), 6-156 (Dawson)
North Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Chamberlain11   0530--
McNally14   0623--
Hamilton7   0443--
Johnston3   0250--

North Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MT Johnstonnot out17     
M Allanb Skelt10     
+PM Winternot out3     
BJ Plaskettdid not bat      
MD Satterthwaitedid not bat      
RJV Hamiltondid not bat      
PR Williamsdid not bat      
*RV Masefielddid not bat      
CM Abbottdid not bat      
SR McNallydid not bat      
GB Chamberlaindid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 nb)7
Total(1 wicket, 39 overs)37
Fall of wickets:
1-30 (Allan)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lindsay17   10220--
Skelt14   971--
Dawson6   330--
Culhane2   200--

--> Bowling in the Southland first innings adds 2 runs under
--> Bowling in the North Canterbury first innings adds 1 run under
--> MD Satterthwaite (1) 100 in 178 balls, 237 minutes

An appeal against the light at 4.50pm on the first day was upheld by the umpires ending play for the day
Rain ended play at 3.42pm on the second day
BJ Plaskett and MD Satterthwaite added 114 in 186 minutes for the fourth wicket in the North Canterbury first innings