Waikato v Auckland Colts
Other matches in New Zealand 1949/50
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 28th, 30th January 1950 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWaikato won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresM Clark, WJG Tiller
Close of play day 1Auckland Colts (1) 155/8 (Hemi 12*, Skeen 0*)

Auckland Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KFJ Dwyerc Stabler b Winger10     
DL Perryc Stabler b Evans11     
O Smithb Winger17     
DL Westonc Aitken b Everest16     
+WC Crumpc Winger b Everest15     
MW Sutcliffec Hemi b Winger21     
W Aickenc Hemi b Evans37  5- 
RC Heminot out46     
BA Higginsb Evans1     
JR Skeenc Cameron b Winger17     
DC Aireyrun out9     
Extras(20 b, 4 lb, 4 nb)28
Total(all out, 104.5 overs)228
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-26, 3-48, 4-79, 5-84, 6-122, 7-145, 8-150, 9-206, 10-228 (104.5 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Evans32   15383--
Carson18   3410--
Winger32   8654--
Barton2   150--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AJ Aitkenc Dwyer b Airey22     
EC Petriec Smith b Airey36     
JK Everestc Aicken b Airey14     
NA McMahonc Dwyer b Airey27 30 1 
DJ Hemib Sutcliffe15     
RA Stablerst Crump b Higgins7     
DG Bartonrun out0     
PN Carsonb Sutcliffe0     
NS Wingernot out2     
R Cameronc Aicken b Sutcliffe1     
ED Evansst Crump b Sutcliffe0     
Extras(8 b, 2 lb)10
Total(all out, 65.3 overs)134
Fall of wickets:
1-56, 2-67, 3-102, 4-109, 5-128, 6-128, 7-129, 8-133, 9-134, 10-134 (65.3 ov)
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Skeen17   8270--
Airey26   9514--
Higgins11   3301--
Aicken1   040--

Waikato second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
NS Wingernot out13     
RA Stablerrun out11     
DJ Heminot out1     
*AJ Aitkendid not bat      
EC Petriedid not bat      
JK Everestdid not bat      
NA McMahondid not bat      
DG Bartondid not bat      
PN Carsondid not bat      
R Camerondid not bat      
ED Evansdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(1 wicket, 7 overs)31
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (Stabler)
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dwyer2   060--
Hemi2   060--
Weston2   0100--
Smith1   030--

--> Day 2 Lunch: Waikato (1) 39/0 (Aitken 13*, Petrie 21*)

Rain delayed the start of the match on the first day until 2.15pm
J Hardstaff, the English professional who was the Auckland coach, was going to captain Auckland Colts but had to withdraw from the team due to a troublesome shoulder injury and was replaced in the team by RC Hemi from Hamilton