Otago v Canterbury
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1902/03
VenueCarisbrook, Dunedin on 25th, 26th, 27th December 1902 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by 7 wickets
UmpiresWH Skitch, RW Spencer
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 121/6 (Wigley 3*)
Close of play day 2Canterbury (2) 19/2 (Sims 12*, Frankish 1*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Bakerb Sims8     
W Johnstonb Frankish11     
G Millsc Wigley b Sims1     
*GG Austinc Orchard b Frankish1     
HG Siedebergc Reese b Sims0     
AD Downesc Kinvig b Sims10     
AH Fisherc Wigley b Sims12     
CE Howdenlbw b Howell16     
GB Cummingsb Howell14     
H Gunthorpb Frankish6     
+F Williamsnot out5     
Total(all out, 26.3 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Baker), 2-14 (Mills), 3-17 (Austin), 4-17 (Siedeberg), 5-35 (Johnston), 6-35 (Downes), 7-51 (Fisher), 8-74 (Howden), 9-81 (Gunthorp), 10-89 (Cummings, 26.3 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Frankish12   2303--
Sims10   0365--
Lawrence2   030--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SA Orchardb Fisher32     
JD Lawrenceb Fisher2     
CW Garrardb Austin29     
A Simsrun out1     
RB Strangec Austin b Fisher42     
FS Frankishst Williams b Austin9     
WCH Wigleylbw b Fisher6     
AG Kinvigc Baker b Downes2     
+C Boxshallc Mills b Fisher2     
TW Reesenot out3     
WB Howellb Downes2     
Total(all out, 47.1 overs)133
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Lawrence), 2-41 (Orchard), 3-42 (Sims), 4-101 (Garrard), 5-117 (Frankish), 6-121 (Strange), 7-124 (Wigley), 8-128 (Kinvig), 9-128 (Boxshall), 10-133 (Howell, 47.1 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher17   6335--
Austin4   172--
Siedeberg4   0250--
Gunthorp3   0130--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Bakerrun out2     
W Johnstonb Howell13     
G Millsst Boxshall b Sims0     
AH Fisherlbw b Frankish8     
AD Downesb Frankish7     
*GG Austinb Howell5     
CE Howdenc Lawrence b Howell7     
HG Siedebergc Garrard b Orchard9     
GB Cummingsnot out26     
H Gunthorpb Frankish6     
+F Williamsc Orchard b Frankish3     
Total(all out, 48.1 overs)98
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Baker), 2-15 (Mills), 3-26 (Johnston), 4-26 (Fisher), 5-39 (Downes), 6-39 (Austin), 7-54 (Howden), 8-68 (Siedeberg), 9-90 (Gunthorp), 10-98 (Williams, 48.1 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sims6   0271--
Howell16   2283--
Lawrence2   200--
Orchard1   101--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SA Orchardc Gunthorp b Fisher4     
A Simsnot out27     
RB Strangeb Fisher0     
FS Frankishc Downes b Fisher6     
TW Reesenot out16     
JD Lawrencedid not bat      
CW Garrarddid not bat      
WCH Wigleydid not bat      
AG Kinvigdid not bat      
+C Boxshalldid not bat      
WB Howelldid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 29.2 overs)55
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Orchard), 2-4 (Strange), 3-26 (Frankish)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher14   6213--
Austin5   240--
Gunthorp1   100--

--> W Johnston made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> CE Howden made his debut in first-class matches
--> GB Cummings made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Gunthorp made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> RB Strange (1) passed his previous highest score of 26 in first-class matches
--> WB Howell made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Gunthorp made his debut for Otago in first-class matches
--> A Sims achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed AH Fisher in the Otago first innings (previous best was 4-86)
--> A Sims achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Otago first innings