Wellington v Auckland
Plunket Shield 1962/63
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 10th, 11th, 12th January 1963 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWellington 5; Auckland 1
UmpiresFR Malden, WT Martin
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 122/8 (Kemp 26*, McIntyre 1*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (1) 118/3 (Sinclair 10*, Reid 7*)

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Gedyec Murray b Reid29     
WB Normanc Bilby b Reid5     
WR Playlec Dick b Reid22     
*JT Sparlingc Morrison b Reid2     
RW Morganc Murray b Reid0     
JG Kempc Haskell b Morrison45     
PPW Morrisc Dick b Reid9     
+SR Speedb Morrison12     
RS Cunisc Barton b Morrison0     
JM McIntyrec Blair b Reid2     
RE Suttonnot out0     
Extras(14 b, 2 nb)16
Total(all out, 85.4 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-43, 3-51, 4-57, 5-64, 6-94, 7-121, 8-121, 9-130, 10-142 (85.4 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blair12   5240--
Haskell6   2120--
Reid30   14297--
Preston18   6230--
Murray1   100--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BAG Murrayc Playle b McIntyre55     
GP Bilbyc sub b Cunis24     
PT Bartonc +Morgan b McIntyre13     
BW Sinclairc +Morgan b Sutton19     
*JR Reidb Cunis9     
AH Prestonnot out24     
+AE Dickrun out0     
GM Aimb Cunis5     
WJR Haskellst +Morgan b McIntyre1     
RW Blairdid not bat      
BD Morrisondid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(8 wickets, declared, 83.3 overs)159
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-98, 3-101, 4-120, 5-133, 6-143, 7-156, 8-159 (83.3 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cunis18   4443--
Sutton16   5341--
Norman11   5130--
Sparling9   2140--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Gedyeb Blair19     
WB Normanb Blair1     
WR Playlec Bilby b Blair22     
*JT Sparlingc Haskell b Morrison32     
RW Morganb Morrison14     
JG Kempc Murray b Reid2     
PPW Morrisb Morrison59     
RS Cunisb Morrison0     
JM McIntyrenot out54     
RE Suttonnot out7     
+SR Speeddid not bat      
Extras(11 b, 2 lb)13
Total(8 wickets, 98 overs)223
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-22, 3-67, 4-95, 5-97, 6-97, 7-97, 8-198
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blair24   11603--
Morrison32   18414--
Haskell5   1190--
Reid24   11391--
Preston5   0210--
Murray2   050--
Sinclair3   0140--
Bilby2   050--
Aim1   060--

--> GM Aim made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GM Aim made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> JM McIntyre (2) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> JM McIntyre (2) passed his previous highest score of 14 in Plunket Shield matches
--> JR Reid reached 150 wickets in Plunket Shield matches when taking his 7th wicket in the Auckland first innings