North Island v South Island
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1970/71
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 12th, 13th, 15th February 1971 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossSouth Island won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNorth Island won by 8 wickets
UmpiresBA Bricknell, RL Monteith
Close of play day 1North Island (1) 12/1 (Murray 9*, Yuile 0*)
Close of play day 2South Island (2) 36/2 (Congdon 2*, Jarvis 0*)

South Island first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Turnerb Yuile44     
*GT Dowlingc Morgan b Taylor20     
BE Congdonc Murray b Shrimpton112     
TW Jarvisc Mountain b Collinge12     
BF Hastingsc Murray b Shrimpton42     
ML Ryanc Yuile b Greenstreet1     
V Pollardnot out39     
KO Campbellc Mountain b Taylor12     
+KJ Wadsworthnot out12     
DG Tristdid not bat      
MG Webbdid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 17 lb, 1 nb)21
Total(7 wickets, declared, 80 overs)315
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-97, 3-140, 4-241, 5-242, 6-254, 7-288
North Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Collinge16   3661--
Taylor19   0862--
Greenstreet22   9401--
Yuile14   2511--
Morgan4   1270--
Shrimpton5   0242--

North Island first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Redmondc Jarvis b Webb3     
BAG Murrayc Wadsworth b Webb44     
BW Yuilec Hastings b Trist16     
RW Morganc Wadsworth b Trist2     
MJF Shrimptonc Webb b Pollard65     
*MG Burgessc and b Webb4     
GE Vivianc Congdon b Webb72     
BR Taylorc Hastings b Webb2     
+LS Mountainlbw b Ryan15     
WA Greenstreetnot out6     
RO Collingeb Webb0     
Extras(5 b, 18 lb, 4 nb)27
Total(all out, 69 overs)256
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-30, 3-32, 4-133, 5-145, 6-150, 7-156, 8-217, 9-255, 10-256 (69 ov)
South Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Webb19   4566--
Trist15   2502--
Pollard15   3531--
Congdon4   1180--
Campbell12   3400--
Ryan4   1121--

South Island second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Turnerc Vivian b Greenstreet20     
*GT Dowlingc Yuile b Greenstreet9     
BE Congdonc Yuile b Collinge2     
TW Jarvisc Murray b Collinge9     
BF Hastingsc Morgan b Collinge1     
ML Ryanc Redmond b Collinge10     
V Pollardrun out11     
KO Campbelllbw b Collinge0     
+KJ Wadsworthc Mountain b Taylor14     
DG Tristc Burgess b Greenstreet11     
MG Webbnot out0     
Extras(9 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(all out, 35.5 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-36, 3-36, 4-45, 5-54, 6-60, 7-70, 8-75, 9-97, 10-100 (35.5 ov)
North Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Collinge13   4365--
Greenstreet7   4163--

North Island second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RE Redmondnot out62     
BAG Murrayc Ryan b Trist7     
RW Morganc Webb b Pollard64     
MJF Shrimptonnot out20     
BW Yuiledid not bat      
*MG Burgessdid not bat      
GE Viviandid not bat      
BR Taylordid not bat      
+LS Mountaindid not bat      
WA Greenstreetdid not bat      
RO Collingedid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(2 wickets, 40 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-130
South Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Webb12   2300--
Trist10   3401--
Pollard5   0341--
Congdon4   0200--
Campbell6   1250--
Turner2   130--
Jarvis1   010--

--> BAG Murray did not score for 78 minutes when 9 in the North Island first innings
--> RE Redmond (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 18
--> MG Webb achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the North Island first innings (previous best was 6-114)
--> MG Webb reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 6th wicket in the North Island first innings