Nelson v Wellington XI
Other matches in New Zealand 1971/72
VenueTrafalgar Park, Nelson on 2nd, 3rd November 1971 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNelson won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington XI won by 7 wickets
UmpiresDG Farquhar, M Rangi
Close of play day 1Wellington XI (1) 245/9 (Watson 0*, Chisholm 0*; 50 overs)

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LB Readeb Watson7     
GE Lowanslbw b McKenzie48     
RA Pierceb Chisholm15     
GN Edwardsb McKenzie1     
GW Douglasb McKenzie8     
BG Schwassc Morrison b McDermott8     
DP Rackleyc Coney b McKenzie24     
+DN Burrowsnot out22     
WB Lucreb McKenzie22 254- 
AB Careyb McKenzie0     
GF Smithc Tindill b McKenzie0     
Extras(12 lb, 5 nb)17
Total(all out, 43 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Reade), 2-59 (Pierce), 3-62 (Edwards), 4-77 (Douglas), 5-95 (Lowans), 6-118 (Schwass), 7-137 (Rackley), 8-161 (Lucre), 9-172 (Carey), 10-173 (Smith, 43 ov)
Wellington XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson6   1261--
Chisholm13   2461--
McKenzie16   3447--
McDermott6   0381--
Morrison2   120--

Wellington XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Cederwallc Burrows b Lucre14     
JWJ Schoferc Burrows b Smith6     
*JFM Morrisonc Carey b Douglas76     
JD Rileyb Carey50     
JV Coneylbw b Carey0     
BA Boltonc Edwards b Lucre73     
+P Tindillb Douglas10     
SR McKenziec Burrows b Lucre0     
PD McDermottc Edwards b Lucre8     
S Watsonnot out0     
CJ Chisholmnot out0     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 5 nb)8
Total(9 wickets, declared, 50 overs)245
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Cederwall), 2-26 (Schofer), 3-91 (Riley), 4-91 (Coney), 5-224, 6-224, 7-228, 8-237, 9-243
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Smith15   2991--
Lucre9   1704--
Carey16   7392--
Douglas10   3292--

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LB Readec Tindill b McKenzie43     
GE Lowansb Chisholm1     
RA Piercec Tindill b Watson41     
GN Edwardsc Morrison b Bolton44  51 
GW Douglasc Cederwall b McKenzie18     
BG Schwassc Tindill b Watson3     
DP Rackleyc Cederwall b Coney47     
+DN Burrowsrun out5     
WB Lucreb Coney27     
AB Careyrun out2     
GF Smithnot out0     
Extras(5 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)11
Total(all out, 64 overs)242
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Lowans), 2-64 (Reade), 3-131 (Edwards), 4-132 (Pierce), 5-142 (Schwass), 6-153 (Douglas), 7-170 (Burrows), 8-237, 9-242, 10-242 (64 ov)
Wellington XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson11   3442--
Chisholm12   2351--
McKenzie15   2642--
Bolton6   0401--
McDermott14   4310--
Morrison3   0110--
Coney3   062--

Wellington XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Cederwallrun out (Rackley)2     
JWJ Schoferrun out46     
JV Coneynot out78  101 
JD Rileyc Pierce b Smith23     
*JFM Morrisonnot out18     
BA Boltondid not bat      
+P Tindilldid not bat      
SR McKenziedid not bat      
PD McDermottdid not bat      
S Watsondid not bat      
CJ Chisholmdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)4
Total(3 wickets, 31.5 overs)171
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Cederwall), 2-104 (Schofer), 3-147 (Riley)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lucre6   0280--
Smith9   0651--
Carey8   2320--

--> Day 1 Lunch: Nelson (1) 119/6 (Rackley 17*, Burrows 1*)
--> Day 2 Lunch: Nelson (2) 137/4 (Douglas 3*, Schwass 2*; 33 overs)
--> Nelson first innings batting adds 1 run under
--> Wellington XI first innings: 50 in 45 minutes

JFM Morrison and BA Bolton added 133 for the fifth wicket in the Wellington XI first innings
Wellington XI had 130 minutes to score 171 runs to win the match outright and reached their target with 3.3 overs to spare
12th Men: JS Rackley (Nelson), KT McNamara (Wellington XI)