Otago Under-23s v Auckland Under-23s
Rothmans Under-23 Tournament 1971/72
VenueUniversity Oval, Dunedin on 24th, 25th January 1972 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsOtago Under-23s 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Auckland Under-23s 7 (Batting 4, Bowling 3)
Close of play day 1Otago Under-23s (1) 136/6 (Lees 19*, Watson 7*; 35 overs)

Auckland Under-23s first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PR Mathiesonrun out39     
AJ Hillc Adam b McKechnie23     
JR Wiltshirec Lees b Cushen1     
CMH Atkinsonc Thomson b Cushen48  5- 
*AEW Parsonsc Brady b Anderson78  7- 
GM Wallacec Lees b Cushen0     
+DB Bygravec Anderson b Boock31     
HM Somarun out1     
GB Trouprun out6     
RM Pickardrun out3     
RC Matthewsnot out0     
Total(all out, 54 overs)239
Fall of wickets:
1-49, 2-64, 3-77, 4-155, 5-169, 6-224, 7-228, 8-232, 9-238, 10-239 (54 ov)
Otago Under-23s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cushen19   1883--
Thomson6   0370--
McKechnie10   4261--
Boock16   2661--
Anderson3   1131--

Otago Under-23s first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RS Wilsonb Matthews1     
DJ Bradyc Bygrave b Troup1     
*RW Andersonc Pickard b Atkinson70 9812- 
GN Adamc Hill b Soma19     
WL Blairc Bygrave b Atkinson5     
BJ McKechniec Mathieson b Soma9     
+WK Leesc Soma b Matthews35     
DJ Watsonc Bygrave b Troup24     
SL Boockc Atkinson b Soma16     
JAJ Cushenc Pickard b Matthews4     
GB Thomsonnot out8     
Total(all out, 57.1 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-2, 3-84, 4-91, 5-98, 6-115, 7-161, 8-169, 9-180, 10-201 (57.1 ov)
Auckland Under-23s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Matthews17   3483--
Troup15   3562--
Atkinson11   3452--
Pickard2   110--

Auckland Under-23s second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Hillst Lees b Boock29     
PR Mathiesonc McKechnie b Boock20     
JR Wiltshireb Cushen12     
CMH Atkinsonc Adam b Watson29     
*AEW Parsonsnot out51     
+DB Bygravec Thomson b Watson0     
GB Troupc Anderson b Watson0     
HM Somalbw b Boock2     
RM Pickardrun out0     
GM Wallacenot out5     
RC Matthewsdid not bat      
Total(8 wickets, 51 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-44, 2-49, 3-68, 4-125, 5-125, 6-127, 7-130, 8-135
Otago Under-23s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson10   0460--
Cushen14   4211--
Boock20   8683--
Watson7   3133--

Batting and bowling points available in the first 55 overs of each team's first innings