Nelson v West Coast (South Island)
Other matches in New Zealand 1948/49
VenueTrafalgar Park, Nelson on 25th, 26th March 1949 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresER Neale, WHA Vincent
Close of play day 1Nelson (2) 28/0 (PF Edwards 14*, Newman 10*)

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NR Hoarb Knapp14     
PF Edwardsc McNaughton b Lindley17 80   
*A Newmanlbw b Stoop1     
BG Gullyb Knapp4     
GF Christmasb Knapp10     
TA Dennisb Knapp1     
RG Bowerslbw b Knapp0     
TAM Vassnot out28     
N Edwardsst McNaughton b Lindley6     
JL Hallb Stoop15     
IB Leggatc Donaldson b Knapp9     
Extras(10 b, 3 lb)13
Total(all out, 43.4 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-23 (Hoar), 2-28 (Newman), 3-43 (Gully), 4-53 (Christmas), 5-55 (Dennis), 6-56 (Bowers), 7-59 (PF Edwards), 8-79 (N Edwards), 9-107 (Hall), 10-118 (Leggat, 43.4 ov)
West Coast (South Island) bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stoop12   2372--
Lindley10   3192--

West Coast (South Island) first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SN Garforthrun out5     
RK Cookelbw b Hoar3     
RH Donaldsonb Hoar11     
ML Marshallrun out14     
JW Peakec Vass b Hall2     
CD Dewarlbw b Hall4     
EC Knappb Hall13     
DW Tolchardc [unknown] b Christmas1     
*LC Lindleynot out21     
+J McNaughtonlbw b Newman9     
RM Stooprun out23  22 
Extras(9 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(all out, 50 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-13, 3-24, 4-37, 5-44, 6-46, 7-58, 8-68, 9-92, 10-122 (50 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hoar14   3312-2
Hall16   7253-2
Leggat9   4120--
Christmas7   1261--
Vass3   080--
Newman1   041--

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PF Edwardsb Lindley37     
*A Newmanc Peake b Tolchard13     
IB Leggatlbw b Tolchard8     
BG Gullyb Stoop41     
GF Christmasb Stoop19     
NR Hoarb Stoop0     
TAM Vassc Peake b Tolchard3     
TA Dennisc Stoop b Dewar29     
RG Bowerslbw b Stoop0     
N Edwardsb Stoop0     
JL Hallnot out31     
Extras(10 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)19
Total(all out, 78.5 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Newman), 2-45 (Leggat), 3-84 (PF Edwards), 4-130 (Gully), 5-132, 6-137, 7-140, 8-140, 9-140, 10-200 (78.5 ov)
West Coast (South Island) bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Stoop22   7505-3
Lindley23   3471--
Knapp16   0450--
Tolchard12   3313--
Peake1   100--

West Coast (South Island) second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SN Garforthc Hall b Leggat4     
RK Cookeb Hall10     
CD Dewarc [unknown] b Leggat3     
EC Knappb Leggat54     
ML Marshallnot out54     
RH Donaldsonnot out3     
JW Peakedid not bat      
DW Tolcharddid not bat      
*LC Lindleydid not bat      
+J McNaughtondid not bat      
RM Stoopdid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(4 wickets, 50 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Garforth), 2-13 (Dewar), 3-18 (Cooke), 4-127 (Knapp)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hoar8   0160--
Leggat11   4193--
Hall10   1271-1
Gully5   1120--
Christmas7   0270--
Newman4   0140--
PF Edwards2   090--
Dennis2   130--
Vass1   010--

In the West Coast (South Island) first innings DW Tolchard was caught by Edwards but it is not known which Edwards took the catch
In the West Coast (South Island) second innings CD Dewar was caught by Edwards but it is not known which Edwards took the catch
D Knapp and ML Marshall added 109 for the fourth wicket in the West Coast (South Island) second innings
Bad light ended the game about 35 minutes before the scheduled close of play with Nelson requiring a further 6 wickets or West Coast (South Island) a further 60 runs to win the match outright