Canterbury v Auckland
Shell Trophy 1979/80
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 4th, 5th, 6th January 1980 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to field
ResultAuckland won by 4 wickets
PointsCanterbury 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4); Auckland 17 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresRL McHarg, DC Wilson
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 161/6 (Stead 0*, Ritchie 0*)
Close of play day 2Canterbury (2) 77/1 (Thorn 15*, McEwan 55*)
Man of the MatchPE McEwan

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DS Rathiec Hooton b Stott23     
LDA Thornc Stott b McIntyre30     
PE McEwanc Hooton b Stott37     
*CL Bullc Wiltshire b McIntyre30     
TE Jestyc Reid b McIntyre14     
VR Brownc Reid b Rewcastle5     
DW Steadb Snedden0     
+BD Ritchielbw b Snedden0     
DR Hadleeb Snedden2     
ID Wilsonc Reid b Troup6     
GC Batemannot out0     
Extras(12 b, 9 lb, 3 nb)24
Total(all out, 83.4 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-80, 3-119, 4-150, 5-159, 6-159, 7-162, 8-163, 9-171, 10-171 (83.4 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Snedden19   8303--
Stott24   10522--
McIntyre27   8503--
Rewcastle2   201--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AEW Parsonsc Rathie b Bateman4     
PN Webbb Bateman8     
+JF Reidlbw b Wilson58     
*JR Wiltshirec Brown b McEwan15     
RC Hootonc McEwan b Stead17     
RG Arblasterlbw b Stead25     
LJ Rewcastlelbw b Wilson24     
JM McIntyrec Hadlee b Brown7     
LW Stottlbw b Brown2     
GB Troupb Hadlee12     
MC Sneddennot out6     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 95 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-19, 3-50, 4-83, 5-117, 6-136, 7-145, 8-149, 9-177, 10-185 (95 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bateman12   1352--
Wilson17   8182--
Hadlee19   7281--
McEwan9   2201--
Brown19   7342--
Stead19   4432--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DS Rathiec Reid b Troup6     
LDA Thornb McIntyre27     
PE McEwanc Reid b McIntyre76     
*CL Bullc Webb b Rewcastle4     
TE Jestyc Arblaster b McIntyre0     
VR Brownc sub b McIntyre6     
DW Steadb Troup33     
+BD Ritchielbw b Troup14     
DR Hadleenot out18     
ID Wilsonc Reid b Stott17     
GC Batemanlbw b Stott4     
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 115.5 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-111, 3-112, 4-112, 5-122, 6-124, 7-148, 8-179, 9-204, 10-208 (115.5 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Troup21   4553--
Snedden25   8620--
McIntyre27   15204--
Rewcastle26   14381--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AEW Parsonslbw b Hadlee37     
PN Webbrun out49     
+JF Reidc and b Brown34     
*JR Wiltshirelbw b Hadlee10     
RC Hootonc Hadlee b Wilson22     
RG Arblasterb Bateman28     
GB Troupnot out8     
JM McIntyrenot out1     
LJ Rewcastledid not bat      
LW Stottdid not bat      
MC Sneddendid not bat      
Extras(6 lb)6
Total(6 wickets, 60.3 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-65, 2-114, 3-134, 4-134, 5-186, 6-190
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bateman15   3411--
Hadlee13   4402--
McEwan6   1170--
Brown6   2241--
Stead7   0270--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> LJ Rewcastle (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in first-class matches
--> LJ Rewcastle (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in Plunket Shield matches
--> ID Wilson (2) passed his previous highest score of 16 in first-class matches
--> ID Wilson (2) passed his previous highest score of 16 in Plunket Shield matches
--> RG Arblaster made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> RG Arblaster made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches