Wellington v Otago
First-Class matches in New Zealand 1892/93
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 3rd, 4th January 1893 (2-day match)
Balls per over5
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington won by 6 wickets
UmpiresA Ashbolt, A Glen
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 158 all out

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Johnstonb Upham12     
WH Parkerb Frith5     
JC Lawtonb Frith7     
AG Bellrun out37     
*F Harperb Upham0     
AB Williamsc Cross b Frith0     
AH Fisherb Upham38     
+WRJ Croxfordb Frith23     
HD Stronachst Niven b Frith10     
CW Rattrayb Frith0     
J Hopenot out7     
Extras(1 b, 5 lb)6
Total(all out, 42.2 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Parker), 2-20 (Lawton), 3-40 (Johnston), 4-40 (Harper), 5-45 (Williams), 6-89 (Bell), 7-128 (Fisher), 8-130 (Croxford), 9-130 (Rattray), 10-145 (Stronach, 42.2 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham12   2483--
Dryden8   3170--
Fitzsimmons4   0230--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CS Crossst Croxford b Hope67     
A Blacklocklbw b Harper33     
CS Gorerun out0     
EB Izardb Hope8     
DM Fullerb Hope0     
*RV Blacklocklbw b Lawton8     
CH Drydenb Hope4     
+RC Nivenb Lawton0     
W Frithb Hope0     
E Fitzsimmonsc Fisher b Lawton17     
EF Uphamnot out6     
Extras(11 b, 4 lb)15
Total(all out, 68.3 overs)158
Fall of wickets:
1-90 (A Blacklock), 2-92 (Gore), 3-118 (Cross), 4-118 (Fuller), 5-131 (Izard), 6-135 (RV Blacklock), 7-135 (Dryden), 8-135 (Frith), 9-135 (Niven), 10-158 (Fitzsimmons, 68.3 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hope23   13685--
Fisher6   1180--
Parker6   2140--
Harper4   321--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
W Johnstonb Upham22     
WH Parkerb Upham13     
JC Lawtonst Niven b Frith9     
AG Bellc Cross b Frith10     
*F Harperb Upham1     
AB Williamsc Frith b Upham1     
AH Fisherc A Blacklock b Frith19     
+WRJ Croxfordb Upham8     
J Hopec Niven b Upham7     
HD Stronachb Frith2     
CW Rattraynot out0     
Extras(3 b, 5 lb)8
Total(all out, 50.4 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-25 (Parker), 2-40 (Lawton), 3-56 (Johnston), 4-62 (Harper), 5-64 (Williams), 6-64 (Bell), 7-77 (Croxford), 8-93 (Fisher), 9-100 (Hope), 10-100 (Stronach, 50.4 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham25   9376--
Dryden4   1120--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CS Crossb Lawton14     
A Blacklockb Lawton34     
CS Gorelbw b Lawton23     
EB Izardc Fisher b Lawton0     
DM Fullernot out9     
*RV Blacklocknot out5     
CH Drydendid not bat      
+RC Nivendid not bat      
W Frithdid not bat      
E Fitzsimmonsdid not bat      
EF Uphamdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(4 wickets, 40.2 overs)88
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Cross), 2-73 (A Blacklock), 3-73 (Izard), 4-78 (Gore)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawton20   9334--
Fisher11   3200--
Parker2   0160--

--> AG Bell (1) passed his previous highest score of 25 in first-class matches
--> CS Cross (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in first-class matches
--> EF Upham achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed F Harper in the Otago first innings (previous best was 1-27)
--> EF Upham achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed AB Williams in the Otago second innings (previous best was 3-48)
--> EF Upham achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Otago second innings