Otago v Auckland
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1911/12
VenueCarisbrook, Dunedin on 16th, 17th, 18th February 1912 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresG Nelson, CH Wilson
Close of play day 1Otago (1) 55/1 (Hopkins 23*, McFarlane 22*)
Close of play day 2Auckland (2) 200/5 (Hemus 114*, Taylor 4*)

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GJ Thompsonb Downes54     
EV Salelbw b Torrance9     
ANC Sneddenb Torrance0     
W Brook-Smithb Downes6     
*LG Hemuslbw b Downes2     
A Anthonyb Eckhoff5     
LG Taylorb Eckhoff4     
FR Masonb Downes12     
RC Somervellc Condliffe b Downes0     
+WH Ellisnot out15     
AO Jonesc and b Ramsden13     
Total(all out, 58.3 overs)125
Fall of wickets:
1-26 (Sale), 2-26 (Snedden), 3-41 (Brook-Smith), 4-54 (Hemus), 5-61 (Anthony), 6-65 (Taylor), 7-91 (Thompson), 8-91 (Somervell), 9-94 (Mason), 10-125 (Jones, 58.3 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Downes23   5485--
Torrance16   5432--
Eckhoff13   4252--

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HG Siedebergc Taylor b Thompson4     
CC Hopkinsb Thompson37     
TA McFarlanelbw b Thompson29     
AG Eckholdst Ellis b Snedden8     
+JW Condliffeb Thompson1     
WL Higginsb Thompson16     
*CG Wilsonrun out12     
J Ramsdenc and b Jones0     
RC Torrancenot out9     
AD Downesb Thompson12     
AD Eckhoffb Thompson0     
Total(all out, 73 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Siedeberg), 2-66 (McFarlane), 3-79 (Eckhold), 4-82 (Condliffe), 5-88 (Hopkins), 6-105 (Wilson), 7-120 (Ramsden), 8-124 (Higgins), 9-142 (Downes), 10-142 (Eckhoff, 73 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thompson36   22357--
Snedden12   3301--
Mason5   150--
Anthony8   2140--
Taylor3   0110--
Brook-Smith3   0140--
Jones6   1191--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LG Hemusnot out135     
+WH Ellisc and b Ramsden49     
EV Salelbw b Downes11     
ANC Sneddenb Torrance13     
GJ Thompsonc Condliffe b Torrance0     
FR Masonb Eckhoff0     
LG Taylornot out7     
W Brook-Smithdid not bat      
A Anthonydid not bat      
RC Somervelldid not bat      
AO Jonesdid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, 99 overs)224
Fall of wickets:
1-97 (Ellis), 2-132 (Sale), 3-155 (Snedden), 4-160 (Thompson), 5-169 (Mason)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Downes33   6691--
Torrance23   10392--
Ramsden18   9381--
Eckhoff17   4531--
McFarlane8   6160--

--> RC Somervell made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AO Jones made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CG Wilson (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> WH Ellis (2) passed his previous highest score of 19 in First-Class matches