Nelson v Auckland B
Other matches in New Zealand 1971/72
VenueTrafalgar Park, Nelson on 30th, 31st December 1971 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNelson won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Auckland B (2) 69/0 (Fenton 24*, Hart 41*)

Auckland B first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KJ Parkerb Morris9     
+JB Hartb Walsh20     
WR Fentonc Rackley b Morris22     
JD Behrentc Burrows b Lucre21     
GM Wallacec Walsh b Lucre7     
*CT Maingayc Carey b Morris14     
JN Ellisonc Herron b Morris7     
DM Rutherfordnot out19     
HM Somab Walsh1     
GG Walkerb Walsh8     
AR Hillaryb Walsh5     
Extras(6 b, 8 lb, 7 nb)21
Total(all out, 34.4 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-31, 3-85, 4-85, 5-108, 6-108, 7-120, 8-130, 9-141, 10-154 (34.4 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morris17   4494--
Lucre8   0382--

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GE Lowansb Rutherford4     
AK McCarthyc Wallace b Walker20     
+DN Burrowsc and b Rutherford2     
TB Hornest Hart b Walker29     
LF Rackleyb Walker34     
RA Sowmanc and b Walker0     
LR Herronnot out49     
WB Lucrec and b Walker5     
AB Careyc and b Walker2     
CR Morrisc Hart b Maingay11     
AJ Walshst Hart b Walker14     
Total(all out, 43.4 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Lowans), 2-26, 3-26, 4-83, 5-87, 6-90, 7-100, 8-111, 9-128, 10-173 (43.4 ov)
Auckland B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hillary4   0290--
Rutherford14   2462--
Soma2   080--
Maingay6   0231--

Auckland B second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Fenton[dismissal not known]58     
+JB Hart[dismissal not known]41     
JD Behrent[dismissal not known]26     
GM Wallace[dismissal not known]5     
KJ Parkernot out26     
*CT Maingay[dismissal not known]14     
JN Ellisonnot out13     
DM Rutherforddid not bat      
HM Somadid not bat      
GG Walkerdid not bat      
AR Hillarydid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, declared)193
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AK McCarthy[dismissal not known]13     
+DN Burrows[dismissal not known]5     
LF Rackley[dismissal not known]17     
LR Herron[dismissal not known]20     
TB Hornenot out18     
RA Sowmannot out13     
*GE Lowansdid not bat      
WB Lucredid not bat      
AB Careydid not bat      
CR Morrisdid not bat      
AJ Walshdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets)89
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Auckland B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> Day 1 Lunch: Auckland B (1) 139/8 (Rutherford 15*, Walker 4*; 31 overs)
--> Bowling in the Nelson first innings adds 4 runs under
--> Bowling in the Nelson second innings adds 1 run under

On the second day heavy showers prevented any play before lunch