Wellington v Auckland
Plunket Shield 1964/65
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 14th, 15th, 16th January 1965 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsWellington 5; Auckland 1
UmpiresDP Dumbleton, DA Milne
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 23/0 (Gedye 7*, Jarvis 8*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 21/1 (Bilby 15*, Sinclair 5*)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GP Bilbyc Kemp b Cunis40     
PB Truscottb Millener1     
BW Sinclairb McGregor15     
PT Bartonlbw b McGregor18     
*JR Reidc Jarvis b Howarth147     
BAG Murrayc Speed b Sparling3     
+AE Dickc Speed b Howarth17     
RM Jamesc Schuster b Howarth14     
AR Taylorb Cunis16     
GT McConnellb Cunis0     
NA Huxfordnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 3 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(all out, 109.5 overs)289
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-30, 3-65, 4-119, 5-122, 6-164, 7-186, 8-279, 9-281, 10-289 (109.5 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cunis33   11583--
Millener23   7631--
McGregor11   1492--
Sparling27   12501--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Gedyec Dick b Huxford11     
TW Jarvislbw b Taylor15     
*JT Sparlingc Taylor b Huxford0     
RW Morganb Taylor2     
PB McGregorb Taylor3     
HT Schusterlbw b Huxford73     
JG Kemplbw b McConnell3     
+SR Speedlbw b Huxford4     
HJ Howarthlbw b Huxford10     
RS Cunisnot out60     
DJ Millenerb Huxford0     
Extras(2 b, 7 lb, 12 nb)21
Total(all out, 103.3 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-35, 3-37, 4-37, 5-48, 6-57, 7-65, 8-80, 9-202, 10-202 (103.3 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor23   10393--
McConnell21   8501--
James15   7190--
Murray6   1220--
Barton7   2130--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GP Bilbynot out84     
PB Truscottlbw b Cunis1     
BW Sinclairc Cunis b Howarth79     
RM Jamesnot out8     
PT Bartondid not bat      
*JR Reiddid not bat      
BAG Murraydid not bat      
+AE Dickdid not bat      
AR Taylordid not bat      
GT McConnelldid not bat      
NA Huxforddid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)4
Total(2 wickets, declared, 55 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-157
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cunis23   7601--
Millener12   1480--
Howarth16   4451--
Morgan4   0190--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Gedyeb Taylor41     
TW Jarvisb Huxford0     
RW Morgannot out112     
PB McGregorc Barton b Murray7     
JG Kempc James b Truscott7     
HT Schusterc Reid b Truscott12     
+SR Speedb Huxford3     
HJ Howarthnot out5     
*JT Sparlingdid not bat      
RS Cunisdid not bat      
DJ Millenerdid not bat      
Extras(9 b, 6 nb)15
Total(6 wickets, 78 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-77, 3-104, 4-119, 5-165, 6-170
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor13   2521--
Huxford16   6272--
McConnell10   3190--
James2   130--
Murray16   4261--
Truscott21   4602--

--> NA Huxford made his debut in Plunket Shield matches
--> RS Cunis (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in first-class matches
--> RS Cunis (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in Plunket Shield matches
--> BW Sinclair (2) passed 2500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 25
--> RM James made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> RM James made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> RW Morgan (2) passed his previous highest score of 100 in Plunket Shield matches
--> RW Morgan (2) passed his previous highest score of 100 in first-class matches
--> NA Huxford achieved his first five wickets in an innings in Plunket Shield matches in the Auckland first innings
--> AR Taylor achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Plunket Shield matches in the Auckland first innings (previous best was 2-29)