Young New Zealand v DH Robins' XI
DH Robins' XI in Australia and New Zealand 1979/80
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 28th, 29th, 30th March 1980 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossYoung New Zealand won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresDHV Bindon, WRC Gardiner
Close of play day 1Young New Zealand (1) 22/1 (Crowe 7*, Snedden 1*)
Close of play day 2DH Robins' XI (2) 59/0 (Sharp 27*, Athey 29*)

DH Robins' XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
K Sharpc and b Robertson5     
CWJ Atheyrun out32 774- 
RG Williamsc Smith b Snedden8     
DN Patelc Gillespie b Crowe105 252161 
*CS Cowdreyc Gillespie b Snedden6     
+C Maynardb Snedden0     
KJ Barnettc Smith b Snedden36 883- 
CJ Richardsc Smith b Snedden5     
ACS Pigottb Crowe7     
NGB Cookst Smith b Brown4     
WG Merrynot out0     
Extras(2 b, 6 lb, 7 nb)15
Total(all out, 303 minutes, 79 overs)223
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Sharp), 2-32 (Williams), 3-57 (Athey), 4-89 (Cowdrey), 5-89 (Maynard), 6-161 (Barnett), 7-175 (Richards), 8-218 (Patel), 9-223, 10-223 (79 ov)
Young New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robertson20   5731--
Snedden25   10415--
Gillespie19   5670--
Brown11   3131--
Crowe4   1142--

Young New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IA Rutherfordc Richards b Merry12     
MD Crowelbw b Pigott47 1304- 
MC Sneddenc Sharp b Patel69 19471 
*MH Toynbeec Pigott b Merry20     
PN Webbc Sharp b Cook2     
BR Blairc Cook b Patel0     
AH Jonesnot out43 9241 
VR Brownc Athey b Cook0     
+IDS Smithc Williams b Cowdrey72  8- 
SR Gillespienot out17  3- 
GK Robertsondid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 7 lb, 4 nb)19
Total(8 wickets, declared, 332 minutes, 100 overs)301
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Rutherford), 2-90 (Crowe), 3-156 (Toynbee), 4-157 (Snedden), 5-157 (Blair), 6-159 (Webb), 7-163 (Brown), 8-276 (Smith)
DH Robins' XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Merry36   9922--
Pigott18   3511--
Cook18   8372--
Athey9   1330--
Barnett5   0160--
Williams1   010--
Patel10   4292--
Cowdrey3   0231--

DH Robins' XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
K Sharpc Rutherford b Gillespie82  9- 
CWJ Atheyb Snedden116 250141 
RG Williamsc Smith b Gillespie15     
DN Patelc Smith b Gillespie54  73 
*CS Cowdreynot out9     
+C Maynarddid not bat      
KJ Barnettdid not bat      
CJ Richardsdid not bat      
ACS Pigottdid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
WG Merrydid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 12 lb, 9 nb)24
Total(4 wickets, declared, 257 minutes, 69.5 overs)300
Fall of wickets:
1-173 (Sharp), 2-201 (Williams), 3-290 (Athey), 4-300 (Patel, 69.5 ov)
Young New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robertson7   1490--
Snedden17   2731--
Brown7   3160--
Crowe14   3310--

Young New Zealand second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IA Rutherfordc Cowdrey b Cook75 124111 
MD Crowelbw b Merry8     
*MH Toynbeec Richards b Merry0     
BR Blairc Patel b Barnett45  23 
+IDS Smithc Patel b Cook0     
SR Gillespierun out11     
PN Webbnot out13     
AH Jonesnot out4     
MC Sneddendid not bat      
VR Browndid not bat      
GK Robertsondid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(6 wickets, 142 minutes, 47 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Crowe), 2-23 (Toynbee), 3-106 (Blair), 4-108 (Smith), 5-127 (Gillespie), 6-148 (Rutherford)
DH Robins' XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Merry8   3152--
Pigott4   0200--
Cook10   4222--
Barnett19   4701--
Patel6   1290--

--> MC Snedden (1) passed his previous highest score of 51 in First-Class matches
--> CWJ Athey (2) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 84
--> WG Merry made his debut in New Zealand in First-Class matches
--> MC Snedden achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the DH Robins' XI first innings (previous best was 5-81)