Central Districts v Auckland
State Championship 2003/04
VenuePukekura Park, New Plymouth on 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th February 2004 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCentral Districts won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCentral Districts 1; Auckland 1
UmpiresBG Frost, DM Quested
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 311/8 (Nicol 88*, Walmsley 0*; 100 overs)
Close of play day 2Central Districts (1) 268/8 (West 39*, Diamanti 4*; 70 overs)
Close of play day 3No play

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MH Richardsonb Thompson615171- 
TG McIntoshc Sulzberger b Thompson1230431- 
+RA Youngc How b Thompson1924333- 
RJ Nicolc How b Hamilton88280328102 
SJG Whitemanc West b Hamilton31017-- 
AC Barnesc Ingram b Sulzberger10815617920- 
*BGK Walkerc and b Sulzberger525261- 
AR Adamsc Hamilton b Sulzberger26263031 
TK Canningc Griggs b Hamilton1954693- 
KP Walmsleyc Griggs b Diamanti5816-- 
HT Davisnot out036-- 
Extras(8 b, 6 lb, 9 nb, 2 w)25
Total(all out, 103.4 overs)316
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Richardson), 2-39 (McIntosh), 3-44 (Young), 4-51 (Whiteman), 5-200 (Barnes), 6-227 (Walker), 7-269 (Adams), 8-311 (Canning), 9-314 (Nicol), 10-316 (Walmsley, 103.4 ov)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hamilton24   5823-5
Sulzberger22   4603--
West25   5730-2
Sinclair2   0901-

Central Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Howlbw b Davis613161- 
PJ Ingramc Young b Davis1230441- 
MS Sinclairlbw b Adams2058952- 
*GP Sulzbergerlbw b Canning5611217461 
LRPL Taylorc and b Adams52315135 
JI Englefieldc Young b Davis27931085- 
+BBJ Griggsc Davis b Adams1326383- 
EP Thompsonc Young b Adams2130545- 
RM Westnot out39304071 
BJ Diamantinot out4331- 
LJ Hamiltondid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 9 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)18
Total(8 wickets, 70 overs)268
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (How), 2-28 (Ingram), 3-54 (Sinclair), 4-144 (Taylor), 5-171 (Sulzberger), 6-195 (Griggs), 7-207 (Englefield), 8-263 (Thompson)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walmsley13   2290--
Davis20   6623-1
Adams22   511041-
Canning13   5321-2
Walker2   0210--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> SJG Whiteman made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> SJG Whiteman made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> HT Davis made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HT Davis made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> AC Barnes (1) 100 in 141 balls, 160 minutes
--> LRPL Taylor (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 8
--> AR Adams reached 100 wickets in Plunket Shield matches when he dismissed LRPL Taylor, his 2nd wicket in the Central Districts first innings