North Taranaki v Otago
Other matches in New Zealand 1937/38
VenuePukekura Park, New Plymouth on 6th, 7th January 1938 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNorth Taranaki won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOtago won by 5 wickets
UmpiresJM Thomson, WC Weston
Close of play day 1Otago (1) 174/2 (Knight 87*, Chettleburgh 6*)

North Taranaki first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Fraterb Dickinson16     
OM Nasmithlbw b Groves25     
MP Donnellyc Mills b Dunning25     
NA Giddyc Dunning b Elmes30     
AM Poolb Elmes33     
TC Larkinb Dickinson5     
NJ Grantnot out6     
JS Giddylbw b Dickinson0     
OR Foremanb Dickinson0     
EL Christensenc Mills b Dickinson0     
WM Groombridgeb Dickinson0     
Extras(13 b, 1 lb)14
Total(all out, 41 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Frater), 2-65, 3-96, 4-135, 5-144, 6-148, 7-148, 8-150, 9-154 (52.7 ov), 10-154 (41 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dickinson10   3266--
Dunning16   2711--
Silver5   1130--
Groves3   0121--
Elmes7   2182--

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Knightc Grant b JS Giddy130     
KFM Uttleyc Pool b Donnelly51     
GJ Robertsonlbw b Groombridge27     
VJT Chettleburghc Donnelly b Christensen16     
CJ Elmesb JS Giddy25     
TC Fraserrun out1     
+GH Millsb Christensen0     
JA Dunningnot out25     
LJ Grovesb Larkin23     
GR Dickinsonb Larkin0     
RCD Silverabsent
Extras(2 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 52.7 overs)303
Fall of wickets:
1-106 (Uttley), 2-161 (Robertson), 3-197 (Chettleburgh), 4-243, 5-249, 6-250, 7-254, 8-303, 9-303 (52.7 ov)
North Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christensen21   2662--
Groombridge9   0781--
Donnelly11   0851--
JS Giddy7   0362--

North Taranaki second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
OR Foremanc Mills b Dickinson35     
OM Nasmithc Knight b Robertson8     
MP Donnellyb Dickinson82 5716- 
NA Giddyc Uttley b Groves25     
AM Poolst Mills b Elmes5     
JS Giddyst Mills b Groves45     
NJ Grantst Mills b Groves0     
TC Larkinc Knight b Dunning23     
RE Fraternot out15     
EL Christensenlbw b Groves0     
WM Groombridgest Mills b Dunning1     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 38.3 overs)247
Fall of wickets:
1-27 (Nasmith), 2-98 (Foreman), 3-131, 4-142, 5-203, 6-203, 7-214, 8-240, 9-240, 10-247 (38.3 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robertson5   0181--
Elmes6   0421--
Dickinson13   0682--
Chettleburgh3   0420--
Groves5   0414--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GR Dickinsonlbw b Christensen0     
+GH Millslbw b Christensen9     
TC Fraserlbw b JS Giddy2     
CJ Elmesb Christensen16     
VJT Chettleburghrun out34     
AR Knightnot out31     
KFM Uttleynot out1     
GJ Robertsondid not bat      
JA Dunningdid not bat      
LJ Grovesdid not bat      
RCD Silverdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(5 wickets, 18.1 overs)101
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Dickinson), 2-13, 3-27, 4-35, 5-95
North Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christensen8   0353--
JS Giddy6   1401--
Donnelly1   050--

--> Otago first innings: 50 in 30 minutes
--> Otago first innings: 100 in 55 minutes

AR Knight and KFM Uttley put on 106 for the first wicket in the Otago first innings
Otago had 68 minutes to score 99 for the outright win and reached their target in the final over