Northern Districts v Canterbury
Plunket Shield 1962/63
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 23rd, 24th, 25th January 1963 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultNorthern Districts won by 7 wickets
PointsNorthern Districts 10; Canterbury 0
UmpiresWA Craig, JLAJ Lord
Close of play day 1Northern Districts (1) 99/3 (Shaw 57*)
Close of play day 2Northern Districts (2) 8/0 (Shaw 3*, Bradburn 4*)

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GT Dowlingc McGregor b Puna30     
BA Boltonc Dunning b Clarke3     
BG Hadleest Petrie b Puna45     
BF Hastingsc Alabaster b Puna7     
K Thomsonc Sutcliffe b Clarke29     
DL Galloprun out14     
RC Motzc Shaw b Alabaster15     
JWF Kiddeyc Dunning b Alabaster4     
JHM Dawsonc McGregor b Puna10     
BC Irvinglbw b Alabaster0     
+JT Wardnot out7     
Extras(3 b, 3 lb)6
Total(all out, 82.2 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-76, 3-86, 4-120, 5-120, 6-144, 7-153, 8-153, 9-153, 10-170 (82.2 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke20   7372--
Beard15   8200--
Alabaster20   4493--
Shaw1   100--

Northern Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TE Shawc Thomson b Kiddey59     
WP Bradburnb Dawson8     
B Dunningc Gallop b Irving15     
*BH Pairaudeaub Motz19     
B Sutcliffenot out59     
PB McGregorb Irving18     
GD Alabasterc Hastings b Gallop12     
+EC Petrieb Motz0     
DB Clarkest Ward b Gallop0     
DD Beardc and b Gallop0     
N Punarun out0     
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(all out, 93.4 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-53, 3-99, 4-105, 5-143, 6-175, 7-178, 8-179, 9-179, 10-191 (93.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Motz18   5432--
Kiddey25   13311--
Dawson17   7381--
Irving19   8282--
Bolton8   1230--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GT Dowlingc Bradburn b Puna38     
BA Boltonb Puna21     
BG Hadleest Petrie b Puna30     
BF Hastingsc Pairaudeau b Alabaster0     
K Thomsonc Beard b Alabaster14     
DL Gallopc Beard b Alabaster14     
RC Motzc and b Alabaster0     
JWF Kiddeyc McGregor b Beard30     
+JT Wardc Alabaster b Beard39     
JHM Dawsonc and b Puna1     
BC Irvingnot out7     
Extras(6 b, 2 lb)8
Total(all out, 87.2 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-47, 2-66, 3-100, 4-100, 5-110, 6-124, 7-124, 8-173, 9-174, 10-202 (87.2 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke12   5290--
Puna28   9564--
Alabaster16   6444--

Northern Districts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TE Shawb Motz5     
WP Bradburnc Motz b Bolton19     
B Dunninglbw b Kiddey8     
*BH Pairaudeaunot out68     
B Sutcliffenot out77     
PB McGregordid not bat      
GD Alabasterdid not bat      
+EC Petriedid not bat      
DB Clarkedid not bat      
DD Bearddid not bat      
N Punadid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)7
Total(3 wickets, 86.4 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-26, 3-50
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Motz18   5391--
Kiddey21   11351--
Dawson10   4140--
Irving11   3260--
Bolton15   6351--
Gallop4   0110--
Thomson5   280--
Hastings1   020--

--> DB Clarke made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> JT Ward (2) passed his previous highest score of 18 in Plunket Shield matches
--> JT Ward (2) passed his previous highest score of 27 in First-Class matches
--> TE Shaw (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> GD Alabaster completed a hat-trick in the Canterbury first innings (Kiddey, Motz, Irving)
--> DL Gallop achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Northern Districts first innings (previous best was 3-30)
--> JWF Kiddey reached 100 wickets in Plunket Shield matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Northern Districts first innings
--> DL Gallop achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Plunket Shield matches in the Northern Districts first innings (previous best was 3-30)