Wellington v Otago
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1907/08
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 27th, 28th, 30th December 1907 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOtago won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington won by 8 wickets
UmpiresP Bevan, D McKenzie
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 55/6 (Mahoney 16*)
Close of play day 2Otago (2) 115/4 (Eckhold 23*, Mackersy 26*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TD Adamsb Hales5     
*CG Wilsonb Hickey11     
GG Austinc Hickson b Hickey0     
HG Siedeberglbw b Monaghan21     
AG Eckholdc Bruce b Cobcroft26     
HC Watsonrun out1     
AH Fisherc Hickson b Hales34     
WW Mackersyst Williams b Cobcroft8     
RC Torrancec and b Cobcroft4     
+F Williamslbw b Cobcroft0     
AD Eckhoffnot out0     
Extras(5 b)5
Total(all out, 40.5 overs)115
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Wilson), 2-17 (Adams), 3-28 (Austin), 4-49 (Siedeberg), 5-50 (Watson), 6-90 (Eckhold), 7-96 (Mackersy), 8-110 (Torrance), 9-115 (Williams), 10-115 (Fisher, 40.5 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hickey10   3232--
Monaghan10   2251--
Laws4   340--
Cobcroft7   0204--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Torrance12     
EM Beecheyb Torrance5     
JJ Mahoneyc and b Mackersy84     
LT Cobcroftb Torrance4     
JA Bruceb Torrance6     
FA Lawsb Torrance4     
CEH Hickeyb Torrance1     
JP Blacklockc Eckhoff b Fisher60     
*+AB Williamsc Mackersy b Fisher10     
HW Monaghannot out47     
EO Halesc Wilson b Eckhoff48     
Extras(14 b, 3 lb, 6 nb)23
Total(all out, 71 overs)304
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Beechey), 2-31 (Hickson), 3-37 (Cobcroft), 4-47 (Bruce), 5-50 (Laws), 6-55 (Hickey), 7-144 (Blacklock), 8-180 (Williams), 9-218 (Mahoney), 10-304 (Hales, 71 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher20   1942--
Torrance22   2706--
Eckhoff13   3481--
Austin12   1350--
Mackersy4   0341--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Watsonb Monaghan0     
*CG Wilsonc Bruce b Cobcroft0     
GG Austinlbw b Hickey15     
HG Siedebergb Monaghan45     
AG Eckholdc Hickson b Cobcroft41     
WW Mackersyc Hickson b Cobcroft41     
AH Fisherc Williams b Cobcroft30     
TD Adamsc and b Hales18     
RC Torrancec Mahoney b Cobcroft33     
+F Williamsc Mahoney b Monaghan8     
AD Eckhoffnot out6     
Extras(9 b, 7 lb, 2 nb)18
Total(all out, 93 overs)255
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Watson), 2-0 (Wilson), 3-36 (Austin), 4-89 (Siedeberg), 5-152 (Eckhold), 6-165 (Mackersy), 7-196 (Adams), 8-227 (Fisher), 9-241 (Williams), 10-255 (Torrance, 93 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hickey12   3291--
Hales18   3551--
Monaghan27   7513--
Laws5   290--
Cobcroft26   2875--
Hickson5   360--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Hicksonb Mackersy15     
JJ Mahoneynot out22     
JP Blacklockb Mackersy9     
JA Brucenot out0     
EM Beecheydid not bat      
LT Cobcroftdid not bat      
FA Lawsdid not bat      
CEH Hickeydid not bat      
*+AB Williamsdid not bat      
HW Monaghandid not bat      
EO Halesdid not bat      
Extras(21 b)21
Total(2 wickets, 14 overs)67
Fall of wickets:
1-46 (Hickson), 2-56 (Blacklock)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher4   2120--
Torrance4   140--
Austin4   1200--
Mackersy2   0102--

--> JJ Mahoney (1) passed his previous highest score of 71 in first-class matches
--> JA Bruce made his debut in first-class matches
--> HW Monaghan (1) passed his previous highest score of 29 in first-class matches
--> EO Hales (1) passed his previous highest score of 43 in first-class matches
--> AH Fisher (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 22
--> WW Mackersy (2) passed his previous highest score of 18 in first-class matches
--> RC Torrance (2) passed his previous highest score of 17 in first-class matches
--> RC Torrance achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed FA Laws in the Wellington first innings (previous best was 4-78)
--> RC Torrance achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Wellington first innings