Wellington v Auckland
First-Class matches in New Zealand 1905/06
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 12th, 13th, 15th January 1906 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington won by 214 runs
UmpiresRW Casey, D McKenzie
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 8/2 (Jones 0*, Brook-Smith 0*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 198/4 (Hickson 100*, Redgrave 13*)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonlbw b Olliff39     
*KH Tuckerc Lusk b McNeill18     
JH Hutchingsb Neill8     
JP Blacklockb Olliff15     
AWS Bricec Hadden b Olliff22     
WP Redgravelbw b McNeill10     
VH Watersnot out42     
FA Lawsb Neill10     
EF Uphamc Hussey b Neill7     
HW Monaghanb Olliff10     
+CP Blacklockb Stemson12     
Extras(13 b, 1 nb, 1 w)15
Total(all out, 60.5 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-34 (Tucker), 2-54 (Hutchings), 3-84 (Hickson), 4-97 (JP Blacklock), 5-116 (Brice), 6-116 (Redgrave), 7-147 (Laws), 8-157 (Upham), 9-184 (Monaghan), 10-208 (CP Blacklock, 60.5 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Neill15   2433--
McNeill9   1322--
Olliff14   1484--
Brook-Smith6   0120--
Hussey6   1220--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HB Luskc and b Monaghan0     
LG Hemusc and b Upham7     
SP Joneslbw b Redgrave45     
W Brook-Smithc Brice b Redgrave35     
AE Haddenc and b Monaghan65     
R Neillb Upham0     
C Olliffc CP Blacklock b Monaghan25     
*+T Elliottc Brice b Upham0     
JM Husseyb Monaghan1     
WI Stemsonlbw b Monaghan10     
FA McNeillnot out3     
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Lusk), 2-8 (Hemus), 3-84 (Brook-Smith), 4-111 (Jones), 5-111 (Neill), 6-179 (Hadden), 7-179 (Olliff), 8-179 (Elliott), 9-185 (Hussey), 10-197 (Stemson, 67.5 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham20   7493--
Tucker5   0230--
Brice7   0280--
Redgrave14   5332--
Hutchings3   1160--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Olliff135     
*KH Tuckerb Hussey32     
VH Watersc Hadden b McNeill4     
JP Blacklockb Brook-Smith22     
JH Hutchingsb McNeill14     
WP Redgravec Brook-Smith b Olliff77     
AWS Bricec Brook-Smith b Olliff50     
FA Lawsnot out24     
HW Monaghannot out0     
EF Uphamdid not bat      
+CP Blacklockdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, declared, 81 overs)380
Fall of wickets:
1-77 (Tucker), 2-129 (JP Blacklock), 3-164 (Hutchings), 4-164 (Waters), 5-299 (Redgrave), 6-313 (Hickson), 7-379 (Brice)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Neill11   0700--
Stemson14   2540--
McNeill14   2682--
Olliff21   3673--
Brook-Smith9   0351--
Hussey8   0501--
Lusk2   090--
Hadden2   050--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LG Hemusc Laws b Upham58     
JM Husseylbw b Monaghan16     
SP Jonesc Tucker b Monaghan6     
AE Haddenb Monaghan3     
HB Lusklbw b Hutchings18     
C Olliffc Redgrave b Monaghan13     
W Brook-Smithb Upham37     
R Neillb Brice3     
WI Stemsonb Upham1     
*+T Elliottnot out6     
FA McNeillb Upham11     
Total(all out, 74.3 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-29 (Hussey), 2-47 (Jones), 3-52 (Hadden), 4-97 (Lusk), 5-115 (Hemus), 6-115 (Olliff), 7-140 (Neill), 8-151 (Stemson), 9-164 (Brook-Smith), 10-177 (McNeill, 74.3 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Monaghan25   6534--
Brice13   3361--
Redgrave6   1190--
Hutchings5   191--

--> VH Waters made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> CP Blacklock made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> FA McNeill made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HC Hickson (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> HC Hickson (2) passed his previous highest score of 73 in First-Class matches
--> HC Hickson (2) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> KH Tucker (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> AWS Brice (2) passed his previous highest score of 24 in First-Class matches
--> WP Redgrave (2) passed his previous highest score of 34 in First-Class matches
--> FA Laws (2) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches
--> HW Monaghan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed WI Stemson in the Auckland first innings (previous best was 4-17)
--> HW Monaghan achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Auckland first innings
--> VH Waters retired hurt in the Wellington second innings having scored 4 (team score 81/1) - he returned when the score was 164/3