Otago v Canterbury
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1906/07
VenueCarisbrook, Dunedin on 24th, 25th December 1906 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOtago won by 139 runs
UmpiresCooper, AE Jelley
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 130/7 (Sims 41*, Bennett 0*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CG Wilsonlbw b Malone18     
AE Ackroydst Boxshall b Malone42     
GG Austinc Whitta b Ollivier5     
HG Siedebergc Ollivier b Malone24     
H Grahamb Bennett0     
J Bakernot out45     
CE Howdenc Boxshall b Bennett10     
AH Fisherc and b Ollivier7     
AD Downesc Read b Bennett25     
+F Williamsb Bennett9     
AD Eckhoffb Bennett7     
Total(all out, 65.4 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-37 (Wilson), 2-50 (Austin), 3-93 (Ackroyd), 4-94 (Graham), 5-101 (Siedeberg), 6-122 (Howden), 7-133 (Fisher), 8-166 (Downes), 9-180 (Williams), 10-202 (Eckhoff, 65.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Malone17   2623--
Read4   290--
Ollivier12   0552--
Patrick3   1110--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HB Luskb Downes8     
A Anthonyb Fisher35     
WR Patrickst Williams b Downes0     
KM Ollivierc Eckhoff b Downes25     
HB Whittab Eckhoff8     
*A Simsnot out59     
RJ Readc Williams b Downes8     
KB Bainc Wilson b Fisher0     
JH Bennettc Ackroyd b Fisher10     
+C Boxshallb Downes6     
TJ Malonest Williams b Downes0     
Total(all out, 55.5 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Lusk), 2-10 (Patrick), 3-50 (Anthony), 4-77 (Whitta), 5-83 (Ollivier), 6-123 (Read), 7-124 (Bain), 8-148 (Bennett), 9-159 (Boxshall), 10-165 (Malone, 55.5 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher24   6693--
Eckhoff9   3251--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AE Ackroydc Ollivier b Malone0     
H Grahamst Boxshall b Ollivier37     
CE Howdenc Lusk b Bennett62     
HG Siedebergc Read b Ollivier23     
J Bakerc Anthony b Sims1     
GG Austinc Patrick b Lusk15     
*CG Wilsonnot out25     
AH Fisherc and b Lusk8     
AD Downeslbw b Bennett3     
+F Williamsc Sims b Lusk13     
AD Eckhoffc Ollivier b Lusk19     
Total(all out, 54.4 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Ackroyd), 2-78 (Graham), 3-118 (Howden), 4-119 (Baker), 5-130 (Siedeberg), 6-160 (Austin), 7-171 (Fisher), 8-174 (Downes), 9-187 (Williams), 10-211 (Eckhoff, 54.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett20   5822--
Malone9   2271--
Read3   0230--
Ollivier11   3402--
Sims1   011--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HB Luskc Ackroyd b Fisher5     
A Anthonyc Wilson b Downes17     
*A Simsrun out38     
KM Ollivierc Siedeberg b Fisher9     
WR Patrickc Eckhoff b Downes2     
HB Whittac Wilson b Downes4     
JH Bennettc Williams b Downes22     
RJ Readb Fisher5     
KB Bainlbw b Downes1     
TJ Malonenot out0     
+C Boxshallabsent hurt
Total(all out, 41.2 overs)109
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Lusk), 2-44 (Anthony), 3-65 (Ollivier), 4-72 (Patrick), 5-73 (Sims), 6-78 (Whitta), 7-95 (Read), 8-100 (Bain), 9-109 (Bennett, 41.2 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher20   8323--
Eckhoff1   0100--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> AE Ackroyd made his debut in First-Class matches
--> KB Bain made his debut in First-Class matches
--> A Anthony (1) passed his previous highest score of 33 in First-Class matches
--> CE Howden (2) passed his previous highest score of 39 in First-Class matches
--> HB Lusk made his debut for Canterbury in First-Class matches
--> HB Lusk achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed AH Fisher in the Otago second innings (previous best was 1-49)
--> AD Downes reached 250 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed KB Bain, his 4th wicket in the Canterbury second innings