Canterbury v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in New Zealand 1906/07
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 2nd, 4th, 5th February 1907 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossMarylebone Cricket Club won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 236 runs
UmpiresAD Hart, J Moss
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 11/0 (Anthony 9*, Patrick 2*)
Close of play day 2Marylebone Cricket Club (2) 187/7 (Branston 15*)

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PR Johnsonc Lawrence b Ellis41     
JWHT Douglasc D Reese b Bennett12     
WB Burnsb Bennett10     
CC Pagec Patrick b Ellis20     
WP Harrisonc Boxshall b Lawrence62     
GHT Simpson-Haywardc TW Reese b Bennett0     
GT Branstonc Lusk b Patrick119     
*CE de Traffordc Orchard b D Reese5     
WJH Curwenc and b D Reese14     
+RH Foxnot out9     
PR Mayc Lusk b Patrick0     
Extras(11 b, 1 lb, 1 w)13
Total(all out, 76.4 overs)305
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Douglas), 2-42 (Burns), 3-81 (Page), 4-91 (Johnson), 5-92 (Simpson-Hayward), 6-228 (Harrison), 7-244 (de Trafford), 8-255 (Curwen), 9-305 (Branston), 10-305 (May, 76.4 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett29   7993--
Ollivier5   1170--
Lusk5   1200--
Ellis10   1502--
D Reese9   1472--
Lawrence13   3391--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Anthonyb Simpson-Hayward17     
WR Patrickst Fox b Simpson-Hayward6     
HB Luskc Johnson b May49     
D Reeseb Douglas2     
JD Lawrencec Fox b Douglas3     
KM Ollivierb May11     
WH Ellisc de Trafford b Simpson-Hayward8     
*SA Orchardc Burns b May68     
TW Reeseb Simpson-Hayward3     
JH Bennettb Douglas8     
+C Boxshallnot out32     
Extras(12 b, 2 nb)14
Total(all out, 58.4 overs)221
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Patrick), 2-23 (Anthony), 3-26 (D Reese), 4-38 (Lawrence), 5-93 (Lusk), 6-98 (Ollivier), 7-119 (Ellis), 8-127 (TW Reese), 9-151 (Bennett), 10-221 (Orchard, 58.4 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Douglas20   6723--
Simpson-Hayward18   2514--
Branston8   0500--
Curwen3   060--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PR Johnsonc sub b Ellis24     
JWHT Douglaslbw b Bennett10     
WB Burnsst Boxshall b D Reese43     
CC Pageb Bennett78     
WP Harrisonb D Reese5     
GHT Simpson-Haywardb Bennett2     
GT Branstonc Boxshall b Bennett46     
*CE de Traffordb Bennett0     
WJH Curwenc Ollivier b Lusk18     
+RH Foxnot out13     
PR Maynot out4     
Extras(11 b, 6 lb)17
Total(9 wickets, declared, 62 overs)260
Fall of wickets:
1-35 (Douglas), 2-35 (Johnson), 3-117 (Burns), 4-139 (Harrison), 5-144 (Simpson-Hayward), 6-187 (Page), 7-187 (de Trafford), 8-? (Branston), 9-? (Curwen)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett23   5825--
Ollivier7   0260--
Lusk7   0341--
Ellis6   0241--
D Reese7   1432--
Lawrence6   090--
Patrick6   0250--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KM Ollivierb Douglas6     
WR Patrickb May32     
A Anthonyc Simpson-Hayward b Douglas12     
HB Luskc Simpson-Hayward b Douglas0     
D Reesest Fox b Simpson-Hayward14     
JD Lawrenceb Douglas2     
*SA Orchardb Simpson-Hayward3     
WH Ellisc Burns b May8     
TW Reeselbw b Simpson-Hayward1     
JH Bennettnot out23     
+C Boxshallb May0     
Extras(7 b)7
Total(all out, 37 overs)108
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Ollivier), 2-34 (Anthony), 3-34 (Lusk), 4-58 (D Reese), 5-62 (Lawrence), 6-69 (Orchard), 7-77 (Patrick), 8-78 (TW Reese), 9-108 (Ellis), 10-108 (Boxshall, 37 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Douglas14   4384--
May7   2273--
Simpson-Hayward13   2323--
Branston3   140--

--> GT Branston (1) passed his previous highest score of 86 in First-Class matches
--> GT Branston (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> HB Lusk (1) passed his previous highest score of 42 in First-Class matches
--> C Boxshall (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 25