Waikato v Auckland Colts
Other matches in New Zealand 1948/49
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 5th, 6th, 7th January 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland Colts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresTS Elrick, SE Senior
Close of play day 1Waikato (1) 10/2 (Lissette 0*, Williams 0*)
Close of play day 2Auckland Colts (2) 112/4 (Perry ?*, Ellis ?*)

Auckland Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HT Pearsonb Winger19 106   
+AG Puttst Veltom b Evans5     
KR Deasc Lyon b Evans3     
DL Perryb Winger7     
AJ Deaneb Lissette0     
JD Ellisc Williams b Winger10     
N Marsdenc Lyon b Winger13     
D Boadenc Lyon b McDonald5     
BA Higginsnot out8     
RJ Wallacest Veltom b Winger13  -2 
JR Skeenc Barber b Winger1     
Extras(7 b, 4 lb)11
Total(all out, 166 minutes, 59.2 overs)95
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Putt), 2-11 (Deas), 3-30 (Perry), 4-33 (Deane), 5-47 (Ellis), 6-65, 7-68, 8-75, 9-90, 10-95 (59.2 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Evans13   5112--
Lyon9   550--
Everest5   160--
Lissette14   2261--
McDonald3   1101--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Barberst Putt b Deas3     
+DJ Veltomc Skeen b Higgins7     
AF Lissetteb Skeen2     
B Williamsc Putt b Higgins2     
JK Everestb Wallace77     
M Lyonb Higgins0     
*NA McMahonc Putt b Skeen5     
DJ Hemib Skeen33 115   
DC McDonaldc Higgins b Skeen3     
ED Evansc Perry b Skeen2     
NS Wingernot out2     
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 78.5 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-10, 3-14, 4-14, 5-14, 6-27, 7-116, 8-127, 9-131, 10-139 (78.5 ov)
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Skeen25   9345--
Higgins24   3493--
Deas8   2101--
Boaden1   030--

Auckland Colts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+AG Puttlbw b Winger17     
*HT Pearsonlbw b Winger15     
KR Deasc Evans b Winger35     
DL Perryc Winger b Everest37 145   
AJ Deanec Lissette b Evans0     
JD Ellisrun out (Hemi->Veltom)84     
D Boadenst Veltom b Winger4     
N Marsdenb Evans11     
BA Higginsst Veltom b McDonald11     
RJ Wallaceb Evans1     
JR Skeennot out1     
Extras(11 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)17
Total(all out, 99 overs)233
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-36, 3-102, 4-103, 5-121, 6-170, 7-186, 8-212, 9-215, 10-233 (99 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Evans29   11383-2
Lyon7   1220--
Winger27   8494--
Lissette21   3560--
McDonald9   1311--
Everest6   2201--

Waikato second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Barberc Putt b Higgins4     
+DJ Veltomc Pearson b Higgins5     
JK Everestc Perry b Higgins0     
DJ Hemic and b Higgins10     
M Lyonst Putt b Higgins0     
*NA McMahonc Deane b Higgins36 4041 
B Williamsnot out22     
DC McDonaldlbw b Deas1     
AF Lissettenot out4     
ED Evansdid not bat      
NS Wingerdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(7 wickets, 38 overs)84
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Barber), 2-10 (Veltom), 3-10 (Everest), 4-12 (Lyon), 5-49 (Hemi), 6-60 (McMahon), 7-67 (McDonald)
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Skeen17   8240--
Wallace5   440-1
Higgins14   3456--
Deas2   091--

--> JK Everest (1) 50 in 104 minutes

JK Everest and DJ Hemi added 89 in 115 minutes for the seventh wicket in the Waikato first innings
On the second day rain caused an early finish at 5.30pm
Rain interrupted play several times on the third day and eventually resulted in the match being abandoned at 5.30pm