Auckland v Wellington
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1895/96
VenueAuckland Domain, Auckland on 22nd, 24th February 1896 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAuckland won by 4 wickets
UmpiresClementson, CW Hemery
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 48/4 (Gardiner 26*, Levers 4*)

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*+EL Wrightb Ashbolt22     
G Millsnot out106     
TDB Hayb Ashbolt11     
WT Wynyardb Ashbolt1     
FJ Ohlsonb Waters49     
DLJ Claytonb Waters12     
R Neillb Upham4     
JA Kallenderc Upham b Howard9     
EJ Cotterillb Upham7     
WH Hawkinsb Upham1     
WI Stemsonb Upham0     
Total(all out, 78 overs)235
Fall of wickets:
1-27 (Wright), 2-45 (Hay), 3-51 (Wynyard), 4-163 (Ohlson), 5-177 (Clayton), 6-189 (Neill), 7-219 (Kallender), 8-228 (Cotterill), 9-235 (Hawkins), 10-235 (Stemson, 78 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham27   9414--
Ashbolt18   0773--
Fitzsimmons15   3330--
KH Tucker5   0270--
Waters6   1212--
Howard7   1231--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RV Blacklockb Neill9     
W Gardinerlbw b Neill38     
AHS Howardc Hawkins b Neill7     
KH Tuckerb Clayton6     
VH Watersb Neill0     
SJ Tuckerc and b Neill6     
WCS Leversst Wright b Neill15     
+H Pagec Hawkins b Neill7     
FL Ashboltb Hawkins2     
E Fitzsimmonsb Neill5     
EF Uphamnot out0     
Total(all out, 47.4 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Blacklock), 2-? (Howard), 3-? (KH Tucker), 4-? (Waters), 5-69 (Gardiner), 6-87 (SJ Tucker), 7-88 (Levers), 8-95 (Page), 9-? (Ashbolt), 10-102 (Fitzsimmons, 47.4 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Neill24   7518--
Clayton11   5121--
Hay5   0250--

Wellington second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*RV Blacklocklbw b Neill2     
W Gardinerc Mills b Neill21     
AHS Howardc and b Neill31     
KH Tuckerc Ohlson b Neill1     
VH Watersb Kallender0     
WCS Leversb Stemson9     
SJ Tuckerb Clayton37     
EF Uphamb Clayton51     
+H Pageb Clayton4     
FL Ashboltc Neill b Stemson9     
E Fitzsimmonsnot out10     
Total(all out, 70.5 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Blacklock), 2-41 (Gardiner), 3-43 (KH Tucker), 4-54 (Waters), 5-66 (Howard), 6-82 (Levers), 7-170 (SJ Tucker), 8-? (Page), 9-? (Ashbolt), 10-192 (Upham, 70.5 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Neill33   6854--
Clayton12   3313--
Hawkins8   2210--
Kallender4   0111--
Mills2   090--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DLJ Claytonnot out21     
JA Kallenderb Ashbolt11     
WT Wynyardb Upham1     
TDB Hayc Fitzsimmons b Ashbolt4     
WH Hawkinsrun out3     
WI Stemsonb Upham9     
EJ Cotterillb Upham8     
FJ Ohlsonnot out0     
*+EL Wrightdid not bat      
G Millsdid not bat      
R Neilldid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, 16.2 overs)60
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Kallender), 2-21 (Wynyard), 3-32 (Hay), 4-36 (Hawkins), 5-48 (Stemson), 6-58 (Cotterill)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ashbolt7   2322--
Fitzsimmons1   010--

--> KH Tucker made his debut in first-class matches
--> VH Waters made his debut in first-class matches
--> WCS Levers made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Page made his debut in first-class matches
--> EJ Cotterill made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> G Mills (1) passed his previous highest score of 49 in first-class matches
--> G Mills (1) made his first century in first-class matches
--> SJ Tucker (2) passed his previous highest score of 12 in first-class matches
--> EF Upham (2) passed his previous highest score of 45 in first-class matches
--> DLJ Clayton (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in first-class matches
--> EJ Cotterill made his debut for Auckland in first-class matches
--> W Gardiner made his debut for Wellington in first-class matches
--> DLJ Clayton achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed AHC Page in the Wellington second innings (previous best was 1-12)