Canterbury XI v Canterbury Minor Associations
Other matches in New Zealand 1956/57
VenueHagley Oval, Christchurch on 7th, 8th December 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJP Lang, AL Winter
Close of play day 1Canterbury Minor Associations (1) 37/3 (Sail 10*, Dennis 0*; 24 overs)

Canterbury XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Boltonc Bowden b Dellow3     
JW D'Arcyretired out109  12- 
RT Huntc and b Cullen46     
WEG Muncasterc Ward b Jack74  10- 
MB Poorenot out31     
*RT Dowkernot out14     
JD Capstickdid not bat      
AF Wrightdid not bat      
+AM Pearcedid not bat      
M Stewartdid not bat      
JHM Dawsondid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)20
Total(4 wickets, declared, 97 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Canterbury Minor Associations bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dellow29   7651--
Denia14   5390--
Kennedy16   1530--
Jack20   2571--
Dennis7   0290--
Cullen11   1341--

Canterbury Minor Associations first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Bowdenc Muncaster b Stewart9     
RM Sailb Dowker65     
W Bairdst Pearce b Bolton0     
HJ Cullenb Poore13     
*TA Dennisrun out21     
CJT Robertsonst Pearce b Bolton20     
+JT Wardb Muncaster15     
LG Deniab Wright29     
MW Jackc Stewart b Bolton15     
HN Dellowlbw b Dawson13     
WA Kennedynot out3     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 91.1 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-213 (91.1 ov)
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dawson13   2251--
Stewart17   9301--
Poore17   9351--
Bolton19   2583--
Muncaster5   0191--
Dowker2   061--

Canterbury XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Boltonnot out38     
RT Huntb Dellow4     
JD Capstickrun out7     
AF Wrightc Bowden b Kennedy1     
*RT Dowkernot out31     
JW D'Arcydid not bat      
WEG Muncasterdid not bat      
MB Pooredid not bat      
+AM Pearcedid not bat      
M Stewartdid not bat      
JHM Dawsondid not bat      
Extras(17 b, 1 lb)18
Total(3 wickets, declared, 23 overs)99
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Canterbury Minor Associations bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dellow8   1251--
Denia3   1120--
Kennedy5   2121--
Jack6   3220--
Cullen1   0100--

Canterbury Minor Associations second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Bowdenlbw b Stewart15     
W Bairdb Dawson31     
HJ Cullenc Capstick b Dawson39     
*TA Dennisnot out19     
CJT Robertsonnot out34     
RM Saildid not bat      
+JT Warddid not bat      
LG Deniadid not bat      
MW Jackdid not bat      
HN Dellowdid not bat      
WA Kennedydid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(3 wickets, 33 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Poore3   0100--
Bolton4   0180--
Wright4   400--
Stewart3   191--
D'Arcy4   1250--
Hunt2   0280--
Dawson6   1152--
Dowker4   0120--
Muncaster2   0180--
Capstick1   030--

JW D'Arcy and RT Hunt added 92 for the second wicket in the Canterbury XI first innings
JW D'Arcy and WE Muncaster added 136 for the third wicket in the Canterbury XI first innings
Canterbury Minor Associations were given 90 minutes to score 184 to win the match outright