Otago v Wellington
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1904/05
VenueCaledonian Ground, Dunedin on 29th, 30th, 31st December 1904 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOtago won by an innings and 75 runs
UmpiresD Smythe, J West
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 26/5 (Blacklock 10*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 117/7 (HC Hickson 21*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Austinc Waters b Hales24     
HG Siedebergb Upham88     
H Grahamc Williams b Upham34     
J Bakerc HC Hickson b Upham49     
CE Howdenb Upham0     
WH Pearlessb Upham17     
AH Fishernot out31     
GB Cummingsb Upham4     
AD Downesb Stephenson2     
FJ Shacklockc Blacklock b Mahoney31     
*+F Williamsb Upham2     
Total(all out, 102 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-66 (Austin), 2-144 (Graham), 3-163 (Siedeberg), 4-163 (Howden), 5-221 (Pearless), 6-226 (Baker), 7-234 (Cummings), 8-237 (Downes), 9-275 (Shacklock), 10-297 (Williams, 102 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham45   18857--
Stephenson18   4561--
Hutchings13   0530--
Hales14   3381--
WRS Hickson7   0160--
Mahoney5   1341--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Downes7     
JJ Mahoneyc Downes b Shacklock4     
*+AB Williamsrun out (Siedeberg)3     
WRS Hicksonb Downes2     
JH Hutchingsb Downes0     
JP Blacklocknot out60     
VH Watersb Downes2     
FC Stephensonc Howden b Fisher8     
RW Queec Cummings b Fisher1     
EF Uphamb Downes8     
EO Halesc Cummings b Downes2     
Total(all out, 50 overs)98
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Mahoney), 2-14 (Williams), 3-14 (HC Hickson), 4-16 (WRS Hickson), 5-26 (Hutchings), 6-37 (Waters), 7-60 (Stephenson), 8-66 (Quee), 9-82 (Upham), 10-98 (Hales, 50 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Downes24   4526--
Fisher14   2272--
Shacklock12   5181--

Wellington second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Siedeberg25     
JJ Mahoneyrun out24     
*+AB Williamsb Austin5     
JP Blacklockst Williams b Fisher8     
WRS Hicksonb Downes31     
JH Hutchingsb Downes10     
VH Waterslbw b Downes9     
FC Stephensonb Shacklock4     
RW Queenot out3     
EF Uphamc Graham b Downes0     
EO Halesc Graham b Fisher0     
Total(all out, 85 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-45 (HC Hickson), 2-52 (Williams), 3-63 (Mahoney), 4-75 (Blacklock), 5-86 (Hutchings), 6-102 (Waters), 7-111 (Stephenson), 8-124 (WRS Hickson), 9-124 (Upham), 10-124 (Hales, 85 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Downes31   10414--
Fisher21   7292--
Shacklock11   1171--
Siedeberg5   291--
Austin13   6141--
Graham4   090--

--> HG Siedeberg (1) passed his previous highest score of 52 in first-class matches
--> WH Pearless made his debut in first-class matches
--> FC Stephenson made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> RW Quee made his last appearance in first-class matches

This match finished at 11:30 on Day 3 and the Otago match against Canterbury commenced at 14:00 at Carisbrook