Marlborough v Auckland B
Other matches in New Zealand 1973/74
VenueHorton Park, Blenheim on 26th, 27th December 1973 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarlborough won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Marlborough (1) 30/1 (Morrison ?*, Bowers ?*)

Auckland B first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Wiltshirec and b Maclaine7     
CMH Atkinsonlbw b Sowman28     
RJ Verrallc Thomas b Sowman41     
*CT Maingayc and b Sowman36     
JR Carsonc Hawtin b Sowman120 16218- 
GM Wallacec Neal b Hawtin0     
+DB Bygravec Catley b MacDonald42  5- 
AR Taylorc Bowers b Sowman12     
J Bellc and b Sowman2     
RM Pickardrun out0     
KA Robinsonnot out4     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(all out, 78.1 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-131, 6-231, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-297 (78.1 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine16   6321--
Thomas3   0160--
Hawtin12   2641--
Cameron4   280--
MacDonald12   2621--

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DIA Cameronrun out0     
GB Morrisonlbw b Robinson21     
+JR Bowersc Atkinson b Maingay54 1007- 
AJ Nealb Robinson5     
RI Thomasc Taylor b Robinson0     
AT Sowmanb Robinson10     
*GF Hawtinc Verrall b Maingay0     
OF Drylandb Bell6     
MD Catleynot out30     
NF Maclainec Taylor b Pickard1     
GK MacDonaldb Carson3     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 5 nb)10
Total(all out, 63.1 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Cameron), 2-65 (Morrison), 3-83 (Neal), 4-83 (Thomas), 5-98 (Bowers), 6-98 (Hawtin), 7-98 (Sowman), 8-114 (Dryland), 9-123 (Maclaine), 10-140 (MacDonald, 63.1 ov)
Auckland B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bell11   4301--
Pickard22   5481--
Robinson21   10354--
Maingay5   442--

Auckland B second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Wiltshireb Maclaine9     
CMH Atkinsonnot out45     
GM Wallaceb Hawtin18     
RJ Verrallnot out10     
*CT Maingaydid not bat      
JR Carsondid not bat      
+DB Bygravedid not bat      
AR Taylordid not bat      
J Belldid not bat      
RM Pickarddid not bat      
KA Robinsondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(2 wickets, declared, 19 overs)83
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine10   1431--
Thomas5   1290--
Hawtin4   1101--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DIA Cameronlbw b Wallace20     
GB Morrisonc sub (PD Morrison) b Carson17     
AJ Nealc sub (PD Morrison) b Wallace20     
+JR Bowersnot out33     
RI Thomasnot out61  74 
AT Sowmandid not bat      
*GF Hawtindid not bat      
OF Drylanddid not bat      
MD Catleydid not bat      
NF Maclainedid not bat      
GK MacDonalddid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 2 nb)3
Total(3 wickets, 29 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-21 (Morrison), 2-42 (Cameron), 3-68 (Neal)
Auckland B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

JR Carson and DB Bygrave added 100 for the sixth wicket in the Auckland B first innings
Marlborough were given 130 minutes to score 241 for the outright win