Central Districts v Northern Districts
Plunket Shield 1968/69
VenuePukekura Park, New Plymouth on 3rd, 4th, 6th January 1969 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossCentral Districts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCentral Districts 5; Northern Districts 1
UmpiresRL Allen, SA Copelin
Close of play day 1Central Districts (1) 409/6 (Yuile 38*, Schofield 6*)
Close of play day 2Northern Districts (2) 106/3 (Horton 60*, Schuster 0*)

Central Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJC Couttsb Dunning108     
ML Ryanst Mountain b Carson48     
BE Congdonc Bradburn b Carson5     
MJF Shrimptonrun out133     
*V Pollardc Stone b Bradburn32     
KJ Wadsworthb Horton27     
BW Yuilenot out63     
+RM Schofieldb Unka18     
B Andrewsc and b Dunning0     
JH Howelldid not bat      
D Beuthdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 5 lb, 1 nb)16
Total(8 wickets, declared, 128.7 overs)450
Fall of wickets:
1-104, 2-118, 3-213, 4-281, 5-345, 6-383, 7-445, 8-450 (128.7 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Unka22   4661--
Stone5   1300--
Horton23   2811--
Puna25   6800--
Carson22   6582--
Bradburn13   5411--

Northern Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MJ Hortonc Shrimpton b Howell7     
JH Blackmorec Schofield b Andrews0     
DP Lloydc Wadsworth b Andrews4     
HT Schusterb Howell0     
JR Carsonc sub b Howell32     
WP Bradburnc Congdon b Yuile27     
B Dunningc and b Yuile4     
PD Stonec sub b Yuile36     
N Punac Yuile b Pollard6     
+LS Mountainnot out19     
H Unkalbw b Yuile1     
Extras(10 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(all out, 52.3 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-11, 3-11, 4-11, 5-72, 6-72, 7-87, 8-120, 9-132, 10-149 (52.3 ov)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews6   2182--
Howell17   8373--
Beuth4   1160--
Yuile18   7454--

Northern Districts second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*MJ Hortonnot out60     
JH Blackmorec Schofield b Andrews18     
DP Lloydb Shrimpton11     
JR Carsonlbw b Shrimpton8     
HT Schusternot out0     
WP Bradburndid not bat      
B Dunningdid not bat      
PD Stonedid not bat      
N Punadid not bat      
+LS Mountaindid not bat      
H Unkadid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb, 3 nb)9
Total(3 wickets, 43 overs)106
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-66, 3-96
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews9   2241--
Howell4   0140--
Yuile13   3220--
Pollard10   4230--
Shrimpton7   2142--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> D Beuth made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> D Beuth made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches