Canterbury XI v Riverina
Riverina in New Zealand 1955/56
VenueHagley Oval, Christchurch on 16th, 17th January 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Riverina (1) 118/3 (Bower 54*, Barrand 23*; 45 overs)

Canterbury XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Knowlesc Murphy b Brewster3     
JN Creightonb Brewster5     
AG Duckmantonrun out24     
M Gillardrun out0     
P Oakesc Bower b Whiticker30     
R Morrisonb Lawrence25     
G Fraserc Leahy b Lawrence31     
OA Hutchinsonlbw b Whiticker10     
R Graylbw b Rudd14     
BC Irvingc Rudd b Mackay36     
G Franksnot out26     
Total(all out, 69.1 overs)219
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-155, 10-219 (69.1 ov)
Riverina bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Whiticker27   8622--
Brewster15   3422--
Lawrence16   3472--
Rudd5   0261--
Bower2   080--

Riverina first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Leahylbw b Duckmanton6     
FJ Smithrun out14     
L Ruddc Oakes b Franks15     
R Bowerc Irving b Franks132  15- 
P Barrandlbw b Irving50     
G Lawrencec sub b Franks2     
*L Whitickerc sub b Franks47     
JG Cudmorenot out18     
W Mackayc Franks b Duckmanton19     
G Brewsterb Duckmanton5     
+TJ Murphynot out0     
Total(9 wickets, declared, 102 overs)323
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Leahy), 2-?, 3-45, 4-160, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Franks31   51184--
Duckmanton32   5963--
Irving31   7591--
Knowles8   1330--

Canterbury XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fraserc and b Mackay36     
JN Creightonb Mackay25     
R Morrisonc and b Mackay13     
P Oakesrun out12     
AG Duckmantonnot out73     
M Gillardnot out5     
RG Knowlesdid not bat      
OA Hutchinsondid not bat      
R Graydid not bat      
BC Irvingdid not bat      
G Franksdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, 48 overs)172
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Riverina bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Whiticker5   2100--
Brewster6   2180--
Mackay16   0452--
Rudd11   2391--
Lawrence2   080--
Smith2   090--
Murphy2   0100--
Cudmore4   0240--

--> Bowling in the Riverina first innings adds 2 runs under
--> Bowling in the Canterbury XI second innings adds 1 run under
--> Wickets given to bowlers do not agree with batting scorecard for the Canterbury XI second innings