South Canterbury v Ashburton County
Other matches in New Zealand 1953/54
VenueFraser Park, Timaru on 19th, 20th December 1953 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Canterbury won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAshburton County won by 2 wickets
UmpiresHO Button, JP Lang
Close of play day 1

South Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Phillipsb Evans0     
DR Farrantb Evans3     
JEC McEwenc Griffiths b Stare48     
+EH Edrichrun out30     
JB Carletonb Evans4     
SR Askeylbw b Goodwin4     
B Walkerb Stare19     
HN Dellownot out19     
S Williamslbw b Stare0     
RW Biggarb Stare1     
RC Carterb Moore2     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 63.5 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-139 (63.5 ov)
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Evans17   5323--
Goodwin23   6561--
Stare15   3334--

Ashburton County first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithlbw b Phillips2     
+IJ Griffithsb Walker30     
HJ Cullenb Biggar12     
CGL Smithb Dellow13     
SW Goodwinc and b Phillips39     
*CJT Robertsonc Dellow b Carter36   4 
CE Ashworthnot out27     
EM Flahertyc Carleton b Carter6     
LR Moorec Carleton b Carter1     
NE Evansc and b Phillips0     
CAF Stareb Dellow3     
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(all out, 53.1 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-171 (53.1 ov)
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biggar11   3271--
Phillips9   1403--
Walker7   1191--
Williams8   3280--
Carter6   1343--

South Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RP Phillipsc and b Goodwin30     
DR Farrantb Moore84  10- 
JEC McEwenc Griffiths b Robertson49     
+EH Edrichb Robertson2     
JB Carletonc Goodwin b Moore2     
SR Askeyc Griffiths b Robertson1     
B Walkerb Moore11     
RW Biggarb Moore7     
HN Dellowb Robertson7     
RC Carternot out1     
S Williamsdid not bat      
Extras(10 b, 1 lb)11
Total(9 wickets, declared, 66 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-59 (Phillips), 2-148 (McEwen), 3-? (Edrich), 4-? (Carleton), 5-? (Askey), 6-? (Walker), 7-? (Biggar), 8-? (Farrant), 9-205 (Dellow, 66 ov)
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Evans13   1550--
Goodwin22   5531--
Stare13   4210--
Moore11   1364--
Robertson7   0294--

Ashburton County second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithlbw b Biggar3  -- 
+IJ Griffithsb Carter52  52 
HJ Cullenc and b Carter24  21 
CGL Smithst Edrich b Carter3  -- 
SW Goodwinlbw b Dellow17     
*CJT Robertsonc Edrich b Phillips19   1 
CE Ashworthc Biggar b Williams22  31 
EM Flahertyb Dellow3  -- 
LR Moorenot out11     
NE Evansnot out21     
CAF Staredid not bat      
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(8 wickets, 54.4 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (DM Smith), 2-78 (Griffiths), 3-?, 4-?, 5-104, 6-?, 7-?, 8-147
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Biggar9   2131--
Williams12   4321--
Carter14   0563--
Phillips7   2381--