Auckland v Northern Districts
Other matches in New Zealand 1953/54
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 10th, 11th, 12th December 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthern Districts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorthern Districts won by 73 runs
UmpiresL Bay, FJ Rushton
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 64/4 (Coleman 9*, Postles 8*; 30 overs)
Close of play day 2Northern Districts (2) 104/3 (Graham 58*, McCarroll 11*; 48 overs)

Northern Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IE Wyattc and b Carrington56     
BN Grahamc and b Burke20     
JK Everestlbw b Campbell43     
EL Childlbw b Brooker21     
W McCarrollb Brooker2     
D Stewartb Brooker0     
*+EC Petrielbw b Burke18     
WT Gobleb Brooker0     
RG Fowlerb Campbell8     
BB Higginslbw b Burke9     
DB Clarkenot out5     
Extras(16 b, 1 lb)17
Total(all out, 79.1 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Graham), 2-121 (Everest), 3-149, 4-151, 5-151, 6-154, 7-156, 8-172, 9-188, 10-199 (79.1 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Campbell20   5552--
Brooker23   6384--
Carrington19   3511--
Taylor4   1130--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KFJ Dwyerb Child2     
JS Waddinghamc Fowler b Goble17     
DD Taylorb Clarke5     
JB Morrisc Child b Higgins14     
DD Colemanlbw b Child51     
BJ Postleslbw b Clarke48     
+BJ Sorensonb Clarke7     
VG Brookerc McCarroll b Clarke9     
RM Carringtonb Child4     
*C Burkenot out2     
A Campbelllbw b Child4     
Extras(10 b, 10 lb)20
Total(all out, 75.4 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Dwyer), 2-14 (Taylor), 3-35, 4-47, 5-124, 6-148, 7-160, 8-176, 9-176, 10-183 (75.4 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke28   7564--
Fowler12   2240--
Goble9   3221--
Higgins7   2151--

Northern Districts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IE Wyattrun out0     
BN Grahamb Campbell92 24810- 
JK Everestc Taylor b Burke26     
EL Childlbw b Burke2     
W McCarrollc Postles b Campbell18     
*+EC Petriec Taylor b Carrington0     
D Stewartb Burke0     
WT Goblenot out13     
RG Fowlerb Campbell2     
BB Higginslbw b Burke1     
DB Clarkelbw b Campbell1     
Extras(18 b, 1 nb)19
Total(all out, 90 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Wyatt), 2-53 (Everest), 3-77 (Child), 4-114 (McCarroll), 5-121 (Petrie), 6-136 (Stewart), 7-164 (Graham), 8-166 (Fowler), 9-171 (Higgins), 10-174 (Clarke, 90 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Campbell23   5404--
Brooker24   7380--
Burke26   12314--
Carrington13   2291--
Taylor4   1170--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KFJ Dwyerb Child8     
JS Waddinghamb Clarke11     
DD Taylorlbw b Child2     
JB Morrisb Child0     
DD Colemanrun out57     
BJ Postlesc Petrie b Clarke11     
+BJ Sorensonlbw b Child4     
VG Brookerrun out1     
RM Carringtonnot out17     
*C Burkec Goble b Higgins3     
A Campbellb Higgins0     
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(all out, 48.5 overs)117
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Dwyer), 2-11 (Taylor), 3-11 (Morris), 4-35 (Waddingham), 5-61 (Postles), 6-68 (Sorenson), 7-70 (Brooker), 8-113 (Coleman), 9-117 (Burke), 10-117 (Campbell, 48.5 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke19   2612--
Child15   7304--
Fowler5   180--
Goble2   150--