Wanganui v Taranaki
Other matches in New Zealand 1961/62
VenueCook's Gardens, Wanganui on 3rd, 4th March 1962 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DR Baronc Bennett b Barclay6     
MD Priestb Barclay28     
HB Russellc Howell b Barclay2     
MHW Lanceb Smith7     
HR Carverc Meuli b Kinsella60     
*RE Brownc Robson b Kinsella48     
AWJ Herbertc Bennett b Kinsella10     
+JW Vernonc Robson b Smith6     
CAF Hunterc Bennett b Smith0     
HA Dodsnot out30     
BL Princerun out0     
Total(all out, 55 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-209 (55 ov)
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kinsella22   5553--
Barclay11   3443--
Smith16   3713--
Evans3   0150--
Howell3   0120--

Taranaki first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+DH Bennettb Hunter9     
CD Evanslbw b Hunter19     
BR Prestidgec Dods b Hunter39     
CE Richardsc Vernon b Hunter33     
*EM Meulilbw b Brown3     
CW Barclayc Carver b Brown83 10310- 
J McClenaghanlbw b Hunter15     
JW Robsonc Russell b Hunter8     
MJ Howellrun out3     
JR Smithnot out3     
DA Kinsellac Prince b Herbert0     
Total(all out)224
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-224
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hunter24   ?886--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DR Baronb Kinsella0     
MD Priestb Kinsella33     
HB Russellc Kinsella b Howell3     
MHW Lancec Evans b Kinsella12     
HR Carverc Barclay b Kinsella0     
*RE Brownnot out21     
AWJ Herbertc Bennett b Kinsella1     
+JW Vernonnot out0     
CAF Hunterdid not bat      
HA Dodsdid not bat      
BL Princedid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared)77
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kinsella16   7335--

Taranaki second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CW Barclayc and b Hunter0     
CD Evansrun out11     
J McClenaghanc Russell b Prince0     
JW Robsonnot out17     
JR Smithc Vernon b Hunter6     
CE Richardsnot out10     
+DH Bennettdid not bat      
BR Prestidgedid not bat      
*EM Meulidid not bat      
MJ Howelldid not bat      
DA Kinselladid not bat      
Total(4 wickets)46
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

HR Carver and RE Brown added 100 for the fifth wicket in the Wanganui first innings
Taranaki were given 15 minutes to score 63 to win the match outright
Taranaki debuts: DH Bennett and CE Richards