Nelson v Waikato
Other matches in New Zealand 1970/71
VenueNelson on 6th, 7th February 1971 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNelson won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
Umpires[unknown], M Rangi
Close of play day 1

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Readelbw b G Roberts91 16516- 
GE Lowansb Giles6     
PR Winfieldc Bailey b G Roberts7     
BE Congdonb Smith17     
RA Piercec Bradburn b Giles27 73   
*BL Hamptonc Bradburn b Duckmanton90  12- 
GF Thomasb Giles0     
+DN Burrowsnot out40     
BH Hopkinsnot out2     
GF Smithdid not bat      
AJ Walshdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 4 nb)10
Total(7 wickets, declared, 320 minutes, 77 overs)290
Fall of wickets:
1-48 (Lowans), 2-94 (Winfield), 3-119 (Congdon), 4-139 (Reade), 5-184 (Pierce), 6-184 (Thomas), 7-287 (Hampton)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith16   3601--
G Roberts17   2882--
Giles17   3653--
ADG Roberts11   770--
Duckmanton7   3211--
Bradburn5   1220--
Lee4   0170--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ID MacErlichc Burrows b Smith2     
WP Bradburnb Walsh40     
ADG Robertsb Smith31  7- 
RD Stewartc Burrows b Hopkins20     
GV Gilesc Hopkins b Walsh10     
MG Poultneyc Pierce b Hopkins24     
*AG Duckmantonnot out26     
JM Leeb Hampton10     
+JR Baileyb Smith21     
JD Smithnot out0     
G Robertsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 6 nb)11
Total(8 wickets, declared, 255 minutes, 61 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (MacErlich), 2-63 (ADG Roberts), 3-86, 4-99, 5-127, 6-134, 7-146, 8-184
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walsh14   1592--
Smith14   2463--
Hopkins17   7412--
Hampton12   5221--
Congdon4   1160--

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Readeb Giles43 556- 
GE Lowansnot out73 9112- 
PR Winfieldnot out8 35   
BE Congdondid not bat      
RA Piercedid not bat      
*BL Hamptondid not bat      
GF Thomasdid not bat      
+DN Burrowsdid not bat      
BH Hopkinsdid not bat      
GF Smithdid not bat      
AJ Walshdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(1 wicket, declared, 91 minutes)128
Fall of wickets:
1-89 (Reade)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
G Roberts??180--

Waikato second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WP Bradburnc Burrows b Walsh17     
ID MacErlichc Lowans b Smith6     
ADG Robertsb Smith0     
RD Stewartc Burrows b Congdon17     
GV Gilesrun out (Winfield)19     
*AG Duckmantonc Reade b Congdon6     
MG Poultneyc Burrows b Hopkins25     
JM Leec Thomas b Hopkins29  7- 
+JR Baileyc Smith b Hopkins0     
JD Smithnot out17     
G Robertsnot out11 14   
Extras(10 b, 5 lb, 4 nb)19
Total(9 wickets, 33 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-82, 7-129, 8-?, 9-145
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Walsh10   1531--
Smith9   1402--
Congdon6   1202--
Hopkins6   1223--
Thomas2   0120--

BL Hampton and DN Burrows added 103 in 86 minutes for the seventh wicket in the Nelson first innings
LB Reade and GE Lowans put on 89 in 55 minutes for the first wicket in the Nelson second innings
Waikato were given 148 minutes to score 224 runs to win the match outright with the last pair batting the final 14 minutes to draw the match