New Zealand v Australia
Australia in New Zealand and Fiji 1904/05
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 16th, 17th, 18th March 1905 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralia won the toss and decided to field
ResultAustralia won by an innings and 358 runs
UmpiresC Bannerman (Australia), CEHV Stevens
Close of play day 1Australia (1) 51/1 (Newland 34*, Cotter 3*)
Close of play day 2Australia (1) 519/7 (Armstrong 22*, Noble 16*)

New Zealand first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KM Ollivierc Gehrs b Cotter16     
*A Simsc Noble b Howell16 80   
H Grahamc Trumper b Cotter2     
HC Hicksonb Cotter12     
HG Siedebergc Gehrs b McLeod14     
JP Blacklockb Howell5     
FR Masonnot out8     
ST Callawayb Howell0     
JH Bennettc Gehrs b Howell9     
+C Boxshallc Gehrs b McLeod0     
EF Uphamc Duff b McLeod7     
Extras(2 lb, 3 nb)5
Total(all out, 41.5 overs)94
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (Ollivier), 2-24 (Graham), 3-38 (Hickson), 4-60 (Sims), 5-70 (Siedeberg), 6-70 (Blacklock), 7-70 (Callaway), 8-86 (Bennett), 9-86 (Boxshall), 10-94 (Upham, 41.5 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Noble8   0210-1
Cotter12   3303-2
Howell13   6204--

Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CE McLeodst Boxshall b Callaway12     
+PM Newlandb Ollivier34     
A Cotterc Siedeberg b Callaway44     
DRA Gehrsc Sims b Upham32     
RA Duffb Callaway51     
VT Trumperc Mason b Bennett172 155204 
C Hillst Boxshall b Bennett129 110105 
WW Armstrongnot out67     
*MA Noblec Boxshall b Upham35     
SE Gregoryrun out0     
WP Howellnot out10     
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 1 w)7
Total(9 wickets, declared, 107 overs)593
Fall of wickets:
1-39 (McLeod), 2-53 (Newland), 3-103 (Cotter), 4-163 (Duff), 5-199 (Gehrs), 6-468 (Hill), 7-479 (Trumper), 8-545 (Noble), 9-555 (Gregory)
New Zealand bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Callaway41   31943--
Upham32   31522--
Bennett14   1882--
Ollivier17   01321--
Siedeberg3   02001-

New Zealand second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KM Ollivierb Cotter7     
HC Hicksonc Gregory b Armstrong20     
H Grahamlbw b Armstrong17     
HG Siedebergb Armstrong16     
ST Callawayb McLeod10     
JP Blacklockst Newland b Armstrong30     
JH Bennettb Armstrong11     
FR Masonc Trumper b Armstrong11     
+C Boxshallb McLeod3     
EF Uphamnot out5     
*A Simsabsent hurt
Extras(8 b, 3 lb)11
Total(all out, 41.4 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Ollivier), 2-42 (Graham), 3-63 (Hickson), 4-74 (Callaway), 5-78 (Siedeberg), 6-99 (Bennett), 7-119 (Mason), 8-122 (Boxshall), 9-141 (Blacklock, 41.4 ov)
Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cotter10   3161--
Howell7   0250--
McLeod11   2382--

--> PM Newland (1) passed 500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 14
--> VT Trumper (1) 100 in 80 minutes
--> C Hill (1) 100 in 85 minutes
--> WW Armstrong reached 150 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed HC Hickson, his 2nd wicket in the New Zealand second innings