Auckland Town Clubs v Auckland Country Associations
Other matches in New Zealand 1949/50
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 1st, 2nd, 3rd December 1949 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland Country Associations won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAuckland Town Clubs won by 6 wickets
UmpiresOR Montgomery, RH Simmons
Close of play day 1Auckland Town Clubs (1) 5/0 (Scott 4*, Dwyer 1*)
Close of play day 2Auckland Country Associations (2) 22/1 (JL Wyatt 3*, Child 12*)

Auckland Country Associations first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IE Wyattc Dwyer b Snedden23 1032- 
WJ McKenziec Deas b Dollery55     
EL Childb Dollery0     
*J Hardstaffb Donaldson37 95   
JP Blaneb Snedden59 13042 
+S Munrob Donaldson0     
JL Wyattb Snedden7     
RL Nisbetc Weston b Hollywood6     
W Barronc Donaldson b Snedden0     
HE Tappingc Donaldson b Hollywood6     
PN Carsonnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 3 lb, 5 nb)18
Total(all out, 260 minutes, 92 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-73 (IE Wyatt), 2-76 (Child), 3-101 (McKenzie), 4-147 (Hardstaff), 5-147 (Munro), 6-164 (JL Wyatt), 7-179 (Nisbet), 8-188 (Barron), 9-203 (Tapping), 10-211 (Blane, 91.6 ov)
Auckland Town Clubs bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dollery22   7362--
Hollywood29   12432--
Donaldson14   1392--
Snedden23   7504--
Deas4   0250--

Auckland Town Clubs first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*VJ Scottc Blane b Tapping44 95   
KFJ Dwyerrun out20 110 - 
DD Colemanc Heale b Tapping30 80 - 
DL Perrylbw b Blane28     
KR Deasc Barron b Blane35 834- 
DL Westonc JL Wyatt b Tapping37 6531 
JB Donaldsonc Blane b Hardstaff18     
KR Dollerynot out6     
JE Hollywoodc Barron b Tapping2     
CA Sneddenc Tapping b Carson32     
+J Carrollc and b Tapping2     
Extras(21 b, 5 lb, 5 nb, 3 w)34
Total(all out, 128 overs)288
Fall of wickets:
1-80 (Scott), 2-85 (Dwyer), 3-134 (Coleman), 4-164, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-288 (128 ov)
Auckland Country Associations bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie19   4340--
Blane24   9452--
Tapping42   11865--
Child11   3280--
Carson16   6241--
Hardstaff16   7371--

Auckland Country Associations second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WJ McKenzieb Dollery021-- 
JL Wyattb Hollywood10     
EL Childc Donaldson b Hollywood35     
*J Hardstaffc Perry b Hollywood3     
JP Blaneb Hollywood29  2- 
+S Munroc Perry b Snedden1     
R Healest Carroll b Snedden20     
RL Nisbetb Snedden17     
W Barronb Snedden1     
HE Tappingnot out9     
PN Carsonc and b Deas0     
Extras(9 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)18
Total(all out, 64 overs)143
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (McKenzie, 0.2 ov), 2-30 (JL Wyatt), 3-44 (Hardstaff), 4-67 (Child), 5-73 (Munro), 6-96 (Blane), 7-130, 8-132, 9-139, 10-143 (64 ov)
Auckland Town Clubs bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dollery4   251--
Hollywood18   4394--
Snedden15   3274--
Donaldson15   3290--
Deas7   0171--
Coleman4   140--
Scott1   040--

Auckland Town Clubs second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KFJ Dwyerc Barron b Blane1     
DL Perrynot out34 80   
DD Colemanc McKenzie b Blane4     
KR Deasc Hardstaff b Tapping1     
JB Donaldsonc JL Wyatt b Tapping5     
DL Westonnot out19 16 1 
*VJ Scottdid not bat      
KR Dollerydid not bat      
JE Hollywooddid not bat      
CA Sneddendid not bat      
+J Carrolldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(4 wickets, 80 minutes, 26.2 overs)68
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Dwyer), 2-19 (Coleman), 3-35 (Deas), 4-43 (Donaldson)
Auckland Country Associations bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKenzie7   360--
Blane9   6122--
Carson4   1130--

--> Auckland Country Associations full substitute: R Heale for IE Wyatt (from second day)
--> Day 3 Lunch: Auckland Country Associations (2) 110/6 (Heale 9*, Nisbet 7*)

Rain interrupted play on the first day with an hour's playing time being lost
Bad light ended play 15 minutes early on the first day
Auckland Country Associations contained 3 players from Bay of Plenty (Barron, McKenzie, IE Wyatt), 4 from Northland (Child, Nisbet, Munro, JL Wyatt), 2 from Poverty Bay (Blane, Tapping), 1 from Waikato (Carson) and J Hardstaff, the English professional who was coaching in Auckland, captaining the team with R Heale from Franklin Sub-Association replacing IE Wyatt during the match who withdrew due to family sickness