Otago v Australians
Australia in New Zealand and Fiji 1904/05
VenueCarisbrook, Dunedin on 3rd, 4th March 1905 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to field
ResultAustralians won by an innings and 173 runs
UmpiresD Smythe, J West
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 201/6 (Gehrs 6*, Armstrong 5*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Austinlbw b Cotter3     
HG Siedebergb Cotter9     
H Grahamc Hill b Noble1     
AA Cramondb Noble9     
J Bakerb Cotter7     
CE Howdenc Kelly b Noble0     
AH Fisherc Gehrs b Noble2     
WA Kilgourb Cotter3     
FJ Shacklockb Cotter4     
*+F Williamsnot out9     
RJM Chadwickc and b Noble3     
Total(all out, 21 overs)55
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (Austin), 2-12 (Siedeberg), 3-14 (Graham), 4-26 (Baker), 5-26 (Howden), 6-28 (Fisher), 7-31 (Cramond), 8-38 (Shacklock), 9-45 (Kilgour), 10-55 (Chadwick, 21 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Noble11   1305--
Cotter10   2205--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
VT Trumperc Graham b Austin87     
RA Duffb Shacklock74     
C Hillc Cramond b Shacklock15     
*MA Noblec Siedeberg b Shacklock2     
SE Gregoryb Shacklock4     
WW Armstrongrun out12     
AJY Hopkinslbw b Fisher3     
DRA Gehrsnot out45     
+JJ Kellyc Baker b Fisher28     
A Cotterc Chadwick b Fisher28     
WP Howellb Shacklock0     
Total(all out, 72 overs)304
Fall of wickets:
1-166 (Trumper), 2-169 (Duff), 3-181 (Noble), 4-187 (Hill), 5-187 (Gregory), 6-192 (Armstrong), 7-215 (Gehrs), 8-267 (Kelly), 9-304 (Cotter), 10-304 (Howell, 72 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher31   6943--
Shacklock27   11245--
Chadwick7   0420--
Siedeberg3   0210--
Austin4   0171--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GG Austinb Cotter14     
HG Siedebergc Noble b Cotter3     
H Grahamc Kelly b Cotter28     
AA Cramondb Hopkins2     
J Bakerb Armstrong9     
CE Howdenc and b Hopkins3     
AH Fisherb Hopkins0     
*+F Williamsc Gehrs b Armstrong0     
WA Kilgourc Gehrs b Armstrong7     
FJ Shacklocknot out0     
RJM Chadwickb Hopkins0     
Total(all out, 35 overs)76
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Siedeberg), 2-52 (Graham), 3-55 (Cramond), 4-55 (Austin), 5-65 (Howden), 6-67 (Fisher), 7-67 (Williams), 8-71 (Baker), 9-76 (Kilgour), 10-76 (Chadwick, 35 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Noble7   1200--
Cotter12   6163--
Hopkins8   1194--
Armstrong8   0113--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> AA Cramond made his debut in first-class matches
--> RJM Chadwick made his debut in first-class matches
--> DRA Gehrs (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 42
--> AA Cramond made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> FJ Shacklock made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> A Cotter made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> A Cotter reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed HG Siedeberg, his 2nd wicket in the Otago first innings