Hutt Valley v Canterbury B
Other matches in New Zealand 1962/63
VenuePetone Recreation Ground No 5, Lower Hutt on 7th, 8th January 1963 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossHutt Valley won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Canterbury B (1) 37/1 (Ellis 12*, Barrett 2*; 16 overs)

Hutt Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KW Brennanc Thomson b Hopkins5     
RE Redmondb Thomson11     
*JE Ogilviec Truscott b Thomson4     
W Burnskeyb Thomson8     
IR Masonc Priest b Hopkins35     
IN Brennanc Mills b Hopkins3     
+RW Smithb Hopkins4     
GT McConnelllbw b Thomson59  61 
AR Taylorb Hopkins29     
TA Burnsc Curtis b Timpson21     
PJ Wrightnot out3     
Extras(5 b, 4 lb)9
Total(all out, 56.4 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-9 (KW Brennan), 2-18, 3-32, 4-37, 5-40, 6-48, 7-119, 8-155, 9-185, 10-191 (56.4 ov)
Canterbury B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Curtis5   240--
Hopkins23   6725--
Thomson11   1404--
Rapley5   0280--

Canterbury B first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Ellisnot out12     
PB Truscottc Redmond b Burns17     
GT Barrettnot out2     
K Thomsondid not bat      
JA Millsdid not bat      
RG Hortindid not bat      
AF Rapleydid not bat      
BH Hopkinsdid not bat      
AC Timpsondid not bat      
+KN Priestdid not bat      
FN Curtisdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 2 lb)6
Total(1 wicket, 16 overs)37
Fall of wickets:
1-26 (Truscott)
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor5   0190--
Burns8   4101--
Wright3   220--

--> There was no play on the final day.

The match was transferred to the No 5 Ground because the No 1 pitch was too wet
On the first day rain stopped play at 4.20pm when it became heavier after play had continued for some time in light drizzle
Rain prevented any play on the second day