Waikato v King Country
Other matches in New Zealand 1965/66
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 20th, 21st November 1965 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKing Country won the toss and decided to field
ResultWaikato won by an innings and 4 runs
Close of play day 1

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Bayleyb Betts25     
WP Bradburnb Betts37     
HT Schusterc Boshier b Bailey16     
GV Gilesc Livesey b Bailey5     
WJ Mitchellb Betts0     
N Punac Bailey b Fisher6     
TE Stowersc Gunson b Betts7     
+JR Baileyb Harper33     
DC Hoskinc Fisher b Bailey33     
MG Pocockb Harper1     
RJ Wealleansnot out11     
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)9
Total(all out, 72.2 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-35 (Bayley), 2-71, 3-87, 4-87, 5-88, 6-98, 7-102, 8-143, 9-163, 10-183 (72.2 ov)
King Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher21   3441--
Betts25   5784--
Bailey15   7323--

King Country first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LJ Liveseyc Bailey b Bradburn16     
R Wyethc Bradburn b Stowers6     
RR Bartlettc Bradburn b Puna2     
*JF Baileyb Puna18     
EJV Bettsb Bradburn0     
BN Brodersonc Bailey b Bradburn0     
PR Seccombest Bailey b Puna1     
W Boshierb Bradburn6     
+BD Gunsonnot out0     
ND Fisherc Wealleans b Bradburn0     
JA Harperc Wealleans b Bradburn0     
Extras(6 b, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 50.3 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-19, 2-26, 3-48, 4-48, 5-48, 6-48, 7-57, 8-57, 9-57, 10-57 (50.3 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pocock3   230--
Wealleans2   200--
Puna23   18133--
Stowers10   3291--

King Country second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
LJ Liveseyc and b Puna27     
R Wyethb Stowers6     
RR Bartlettlbw b Stowers8     
*JF Baileyst Bailey b Puna7     
EJV Bettsc Mitchell b Stowers20     
W Boshierb Stowers12     
BN Brodersonc Hoskin b Stowers15     
PR Seccombelbw b Puna1     
+BD Gunsonb Stowers13     
ND Fisherst Bailey b Puna5     
JA Harpernot out0     
Extras(1 lb, 6 nb, 1 w)8
Total(all out, 70.3 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-30, 2-43, 3-49, 4-59, 5-77, 6-95, 7-99, 8-107, 9-122, 10-122 (70.3 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pocock10   5140--
Wealleans5   240--
Schuster2   110--
Stowers28   11516--
Hoskin5   270--
Bradburn3   0100--

Rain delayed the start of the match until 1pm on the first day and after only 4 overs the rain returned forcing the players to leave the field with Waikato 20 without loss (Bayley 14*, Bradburn 4*)
Play resumed later in the afternoon in cold conditions
On the second day the weather was the opposite of the first day with the sun shining brightly