Wanganui v Taranaki
Hawke Cup 1947/48 (Elimination Match)
VenueVictoria Park, Wanganui on 26th, 27th, 28th December 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWanganui won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWanganui won by 136 runs
UmpiresCE Anderson, VA Stapleton
Close of play day 1Wanganui (1) 417 all out
Close of play day 2Wanganui (2) 98/8 (Barnett 14*, Felts ?*)

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GS Nimmob Miller13     
EK Huntlbw b Betts43  5- 
HB Cavest Barker b Collins51  6- 
JAA Bergersenb Betts157  20- 
DA Cameronb Meuli12     
JR Barnettst Barker b Meuli3     
*RE Thomasrun out22     
+LW Condliffelbw b Sweeney64     
RE Brownnot out12     
JH Feltsb Broughton10     
JP McConwayb Broughton0     
Extras(22 b, 4 lb, 4 nb)30
Total(all out, 116.4 overs)417
Fall of wickets:
1-41 (Nimmo), 2-88 (Hunt), 3-131 (Cave), 4-165 (Cameron), 5-181 (Barnett), 6-229 (Thomas), 7-383 (Bergersen), 8-401 (Condliffe), 9-417 (Felts), 10-417 (McConway, 116.4 ov)
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Miller17   1691--
Pauling16   4400--
Betts21   4542--
Collins19   1691--
Meuli17   0562--
Sweeney8   0341--
Scott5   0270--

Taranaki first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RN Leightonc Hunt b Thomas7     
T Sweeneyb Thomas26 853- 
+WH Barkerc Cave b Thomas2     
*SH Bettsc Bergersen b Felts86  13- 
EM Meulic Barnett b Thomas0     
JD Scottb Felts17  3- 
LSM Millerb McConway16     
PV Blydeb Brown14     
JR Broughtonc Barnett b Thomas26  3- 
WL Collinsnot out12     
HS Paulingc Barnett b Thomas12     
Extras(8 b, 3 nb)11
Total(all out, 83.4 overs)229
Fall of wickets:
1-25 (Leighton), 2-30 (Barker), 3-39 (Sweeney), 4-43 (Meuli), 5-87 (Scott), 6-134 (Miller), 7-175 (Betts), 8-181 (Blyde), 9-210 (Broughton), 10-229 (Pauling, 83.4 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bergersen17   4590--
McConway15   5351--
Brown10   2291--
Felts12   3422--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GS Nimmob Miller6     
EK Huntb Pauling2     
HB Caveb Pauling13     
JAA Bergersenb Pauling6     
DA Cameronb Miller8     
*RE Thomasb Pauling011-- 
+LW Condliffec Pauling b Betts14     
JR Barnettnot out25     
RE Brownst Barker b Meuli6     
JH Felts hit wkt b Meuli9     
JP McConwayb Betts5     
Extras(10 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)20
Total(all out, 51.2 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Nimmo), 2-22 (Hunt), 3-29 (Cave), 4-42 (Bergersen), 5-42 (Thomas), 6-50 (Cameron), 7-65 (Condliffe), 8-72 (Brown), 9-109 (Felts), 10-114 (McConway, 51.2 ov)
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pauling19   4254--
Miller15   5352--
Meuli7   0192--

Taranaki second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Broughtonb Brown31     
RN Leightonc Bergersen b Thomas3     
T Sweeneyc Hunt b Brown17     
*SH Bettsc Condliffe b Brown27     
EM Meulilbw b McConway27     
JD Scottc Thomas b McConway23     
+WH Barkerc Condliffe b Felts8     
LSM Millerc Hunt b Felts9     
HS Paulingc Cameron b Brown7     
PV Blydeb Brown1     
WL Collinsnot out4     
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 86.2 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Leighton), 2-57 (Sweeney), 3-85 (Broughton), 4-86 (Betts), 5-122 (Scott), 6-139 (Meuli), 7-154 (Barker), 8-159 (Miller), 9-162 (Pauling), 10-166 (Blyde, 86.2 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bergersen14   1310--
Thomas20   6231--
Felts23   8292--
McConway10   3152--

JAA Bergersen and LW Condliffe added 154 in 135 minutes for the seventh wicket in the Wanganui first innings
Taranaki debuts: PV Blyde, JR Broughton and HS Pauling