Canterbury Possibles v Canterbury Probables
Other matches in New Zealand 1963/64
VenueHagley Oval, Christchurch on 21st, 22nd November 1963 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Canterbury Possibles (1) 116/5 (Harris 33*, Hopkins 9*; 38 overs)

Canterbury Probables first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GT Dowlinglbw b Hopkins73     
BA Haworthrun out1     
BF Hastingsc Bowden b McKendry17     
BG Hadleeb Ferries76     
K Thomsonc Sharp b Ferries0     
DL Gallopc and b Ferries67     
RC Motzc Tutty b Hopkins27     
JWF Kiddeyc Burtt b Ferries0     
+JS Bairdc Clements b Ferries2     
BC Irvingnot out7     
JHM Dawsondid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 8 nb)10
Total(9 wickets, declared, 83 overs)280
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-280 (83 ov)
Canterbury Possibles bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ferries16   2685- 
Hopkins18   6722- 
Kennedy15   4400- 
Sharp12   6120- 
McKendry15   2431- 
Burtt7   0350- 

Canterbury Possibles first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Bowdenretired hurt3     
+BE Tuttyc Hadlee b Dawson26     
RG Hortinc Hastings b Motz0     
MA Clementsb Motz29     
JW Burttb Motz0     
PGZ Harrisst Baird b Irving76     
AW Kennedyb Kiddey7     
BH Hopkinsc Baird b Gallop63     
IR Hartlandb Kiddey33     
PA Sharpb Dawson0     
DJ McKendrynot out27     
KI Ferriesnot out3     
Extras(2 b, 11 lb, 7 nb)20
Total(9 wickets, declared, 97 overs)287
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Hortin), 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?
Canterbury Probables bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Motz20   3623- 
Kiddey24   8612- 
Dawson18   6522- 
Irving23   5581- 
Gallop12   3341- 

Canterbury Probables second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BF Hastingsc and b Ferries51     
BA Haworthc Burtt b Hopkins6     
BG Hadleelbw b Ferries4     
K Thomsonnot out38     
DL Gallopnot out15     
GT Dowlingdid not bat      
RC Motzdid not bat      
JWF Kiddeydid not bat      
+JS Bairddid not bat      
BC Irvingdid not bat      
JHM Dawsondid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, declared, 39 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Canterbury Possibles bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ferries12   4252--
Hopkins7   3191--
Kennedy8   4180--
Sharp12   1520--

Canterbury Possibles second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
IR Hartlandc Dowling b Motz6     
+BE Tuttyb Irving2     
RG Hortinc Gallop b Kiddey8     
MA Clementsnot out3     
JW Burttnot out0     
PGZ Harrisdid not bat      
AW Kennedydid not bat      
BH Hopkinsdid not bat      
PA Sharpdid not bat      
DJ McKendrydid not bat      
KI Ferriesdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(3 wickets, 22 overs)23
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Canterbury Probables bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Motz5   2101--
Kiddey9   391--
Irving6   601--
Gallop2   200--

--> Canterbury Possibles full substitute: IR Hartland for R Bowden (after 39 overs of Canterbury Possibles innings)
--> R Bowden retired hurt in the Canterbury Possibles first innings having scored 3 (team had lost 0 wickets)

Bowden was hit in the face by a bouncer from Motz and was taken to Hospital where X-rays revealed a suspected fractured cheek bone
BG Hadlee and DL Gallop added 105 in 70 minutes for the fifth wicket in the Canterbury Probables first innings
PGZ Harris and BH Hopkins added 104 for the sixth wicket in the Canterbury Possibles first innings