Marlborough v Nelson
Other matches in New Zealand 1969/70
VenueHorton Park, Blenheim on 6th, 7th December 1969 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarlborough won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BL Robertsc BL Hampton b Beatson32     
AJ Nealc Wadsworth b Lucre0     
JR Litchfieldc Rainey b BL Hampton15     
GF Hawtinc Douglas b Congdon12     
*GR Nealb Beatson40     
DW Neallbw b BL Hampton41     
BL Cairnsst Wadsworth b Beatson1     
+GJ Adamsb Beatson0     
AT Sowmannot out55     
DIA Cameronrun out0     
NF Maclainec Rainey b Douglas0     
Extras(4 lb, 2 nb)6
Total(all out, 56.1 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (AJ Neal), 2-23 (Litchfield), 3-38 (Hawtin), 4-99 (Roberts), 5-108 (GR Neal), 6-114 (Cairns), 7-114 (Adams), 8-199 (DW Neal), 9-200 (Cameron), 10-202 (Maclaine, 56.1 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lucre5   0141--
BL Hampton14   3262--
Congdon7   2351--
Beatson14   0784--

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Readec Adams b Maclaine15     
GE Lowansc GR Neal b AJ Neal0     
*BE Congdonc Hawtin b Maclaine4     
BL Hamptonc GR Neal b Maclaine8     
IR Hamptonb AJ Neal8     
GW Douglasc Adams b Cairns21     
+KJ Wadsworthc DW Neal b Cairns27     
PR Winfieldc Adams b Sowman25     
KH Raineyb Cairns0     
WB Lucrenot out17     
TG Beatsondid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 3 nb)7
Total(9 wickets, declared)132
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Lowans), 2-16 (Congdon), 3-28, 4-31, 5-54, 6-60, 7-94, 8-98, 9-132
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
AJ Neal13   3542--
Maclaine10   3283--
Cameron4   150--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BL Robertsc Lowans b Douglas75 232   
AJ Nealc Wadsworth b Lucre18     
JR Litchfieldc Wadsworth b Congdon19     
GF Hawtinb Beatson14     
*GR Nealc Douglas b Rainey8     
DW Nealc Lowans b Lucre8     
BL Cairnsc Congdon b Lucre18     
+GJ Adamslbw b Lowans8     
AT Sowmannot out24     
DIA Cameronnot out2     
NF Maclainedid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 4 nb)8
Total(8 wickets, declared, 64 overs)202
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (AJ Neal), 2-52 (Litchfield), 3-84 (Hawtin), 4-106 (GR Neal), 5-118 (DW Neal), 6-143 (Cairns), 7-173, 8-179
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lucre12   1483--
BL Hampton7   2180--
Douglas11   4291--
Congdon5   0171--
Beatson13   3401--
Rainey6   1161--
Lowans7   451--
Reade3   0210--

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Readeretired out36     
GE Lowansnot out56     
PR Winfieldnot out11     
*BE Congdondid not bat      
BL Hamptondid not bat      
IR Hamptondid not bat      
GW Douglasdid not bat      
+KJ Wadsworthdid not bat      
KH Raineydid not bat      
WB Lucredid not bat      
TG Beatsondid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 8 lb)11
Total(1 wicket, 37 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-76 (Reade)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine4   0130--
AJ Neal7   0170--
Cairns10   0220--
Cameron12   0380--
Sowman4   0130--

Nelson were given 185 minutes to score 273 runs for the outright win but made no effort to score the runs and the captains agreed to end the match half an hour early