Canterbury v Auckland
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1893/94
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 5th, 6th January 1894 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by an innings and 156 runs
UmpiresHB Lusk, AM Ollivier
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 306/1 (Lawrence 123*)

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
I Millsc Labatt b Palmer61     
AW Jacobsb Robertson2     
+JN Fowkenot out19     
R Neillb Robertson5     
TA Moresbyc Labatt b Robertson21     
JA Kallenderc Lawrence b Robertson8     
*RL Hollest Collins b Robertson8     
HW Lawsonb Pearce3     
WI Stemsonc Labatt b Robertson4     
CB Kinglbw b Robertson3     
CE MacCormickst Collins b Robertson0     
Extras(4 b, 16 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)23
Total(all out, 78.2 overs)157
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Jacobs), 2-79 (Mills), 3-91 (Neill), 4-121 (Moresby), 5-133 (Kallender), 6-145 (Holle), 7-148 (Lawson), 8-153 (Stemson), 9-157 (King), 10-157 (MacCormick, 78.2 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Labatt16   6290--
Pearce16   1091--
Palmer11   6191--
Cuff4   2120--
Wilding3   160--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LA Cuffst +King b Lawson176     
JD Lawrenceb Stemson167     
AFG Harmanb Lawson7     
*ABM Labattlbw b Lawson0     
HS de Mausnot out38     
EV Palmerst +King b Neill0     
F Wildingnot out1     
+JU Collinsdid not bat      
WC Pearcedid not bat      
AE Ridleydid not bat      
W Robertsondid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)11
Total(5 wickets, declared, 98.4 overs)400
Fall of wickets:
1-306 (Cuff), 2-330 (Harman), 3-330 (Labatt), 4-396 (Lawrence), 5-399 (Palmer)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kallender5   0280--
Stemson28   41001--
Lawson25   6793--
Jacobs2   0180--
Moresby10   1320--
Mills6   0250--
Holle2   0250--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
I Millsc Collins b Robertson12     
TA Moresbyc Palmer b Labatt0     
*RL Hollec Palmer b Robertson4     
AW Jacobsc and b Labatt4     
R Neillb Robertson11     
CB Kingb Labatt2     
HW Lawsonb Robertson12     
JA Kallenderb Robertson33     
WI Stemsonc Palmer b Robertson0     
CE MacCormicknot out2     
+JN Fowkeabsent hurt
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 1 w)7
Total(all out, 40.4 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Moresby), 2-15 (Holle), 3-20 (Jacobs), 4-21 (Mills), 5-28 (King), 6-47 (Lawson), 7-56 (Neill), 8-56 (Stemson), 9-87 (Kallender, 40.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Labatt20   8323--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WC Pearce made his debut in First-Class matches
--> W Robertson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CE MacCormick made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> JN Fowke did not score for 60 minutes when 0 in the Auckland first innings
--> TA Moresby (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in First-Class matches
--> LA Cuff (1) passed his previous highest score of 70 in First-Class matches
--> LA Cuff (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> JD Lawrence (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> JA Kallender (2) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches
--> W Robertson achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Auckland first innings
--> HW Lawson reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed AFG Harman, his 2nd wicket in the Canterbury first innings