Wellington v Canterbury
First-Class matches in New Zealand 1905/06
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 30th December 1905, 1st, 2nd January 1906 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by 35 runs
UmpiresSC Lambert, D McKenzie
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 85/6 (JP Blacklock 21*, Upham 6*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 29/6 (Gibbes 1*, Monaghan 0*)

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*A Simsb Gibbes2     
KM Ollivierc JP Blacklock b Monaghan13     
JD Lawrenceb Monaghan13     
ST Callawayc Hickson b Tucker3     
HB Whittac JP Blacklock b Monaghan10     
SA Orchardrun out0     
A Anthonyst CP Blacklock b Tucker6     
JH Bennettb Tucker2     
WR Patricknot out9     
EH Frankishlbw b Monaghan7     
+C Boxshallc Gibbes b Tucker4     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 35.2 overs)71
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Sims), 2-29 (Ollivier), 3-30 (Lawrence), 4-36 (Callaway), 5-36 (Orchard), 6-45 (Anthony), 7-51 (Bennett), 8-51 (Whitta), 9-66 (Frankish), 10-71 (Boxshall, 35.2 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham10   4190--
Gibbes10   691--
Monaghan8   1174--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Bennett13     
JJ Mahoneyc Ollivier b Callaway0     
JH Hutchingsc Boxshall b Callaway0     
AWS Bricec Boxshall b Callaway8     
WP Redgravec Patrick b Callaway34     
JP Blacklocklbw b Bennett30     
*KH Tuckerb Bennett3     
EF Uphamc Sims b Bennett12     
WRL Gibbeslbw b Ollivier13     
+CP Blacklockb Bennett5     
HW Monaghannot out29     
Extras(3 b, 2 lb)5
Total(all out, 85 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Mahoney), 2-5 (Hutchings), 3-13 (Brice), 4-29 (Hickson), 5-65 (Redgrave), 6-80 (Tucker), 7-101 (JP Blacklock), 8-102 (Upham), 9-110 (CP Blacklock), 10-152 (Gibbes, 85 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Callaway41   19674--
Bennett39   20525--
Ollivier3   0281--
Lawrence2   200--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Patrickrun out (CP Blacklock)6     
HB Whittab Upham6     
SA Orchardc and b Upham15     
KM Ollivierst CP Blacklock b Tucker18     
*A Simslbw b Upham7     
ST Callawayc and b Tucker9     
JD Lawrencec and b Tucker38     
A Anthonyb Monaghan33     
JH Bennettc JP Blacklock b Tucker15     
EH Frankishnot out11     
+C Boxshallrun out (Hutchings)0     
Extras(8 b)8
Total(all out, 62.1 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Patrick), 2-? (Whitta), 3-32 (Orchard), 4-? (Sims), 5-59 (Callaway), 6-65 (Ollivier), 7-128 (Anthony), 8-153 (Bennett), 9-166 (Lawrence), 10-166 (Boxshall, 62.1 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gibbes8   0200--
Monaghan6   1241--
Tucker19   7364--
Brice3   0120--
Redgrave3   050--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Bennett14     
AWS Briceb Callaway9     
WP Redgraveb Callaway0     
JP Blacklocklbw b Bennett4     
JH Hutchingsb Callaway1     
JJ Mahoneyc Sims b Bennett0     
HW Monaghanc Callaway b Bennett1     
WRL Gibbesb Callaway4     
*KH Tuckernot out8     
+CP Blacklockb Bennett5     
EF Uphamrun out2     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb)2
Total(all out, 38.4 overs)50
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Brice), 2-15 (Redgrave), 3-20 (JP Blacklock), 4-21 (Hutchings), 5-21 (Mahoney), 6-29 (Hickson), 7-31 (Monaghan), 8-38 (Gibbes), 9-44 (CP Blacklock), 10-50 (Upham, 38.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett19   8345--

--> A Anthony made his debut in first-class matches
--> WR Patrick made his debut in first-class matches
--> WRL Gibbes made his debut in first-class matches
--> CP Blacklock made his debut in first-class matches
--> HW Monaghan made his debut in first-class matches
--> WP Redgrave (1) passed his previous highest score of 25 in first-class matches
--> EH Frankish (2) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> JH Bennett reached 50 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed CP Blacklock, his 5th wicket in the Wellington second innings