misc603812
North Canterbury v Buller
Other matches in New Zealand 1976/77
VenueDudley Park, Rangiora on 26th February 1977 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultNorth Canterbury won by 9 wickets

Buller first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RM Atkinc Williams b Merrin18     
RP Mummc Williams b McNally6     
BW McGuirerun out0  -- 
M Mordyb Merrin0  -- 
KP Scanlonb Merrin8     
RJ Hibbsb AJ Devlin0  -- 
*AJ Irelandc Merrin b AJ Devlin10     
PM Dooleyb Merrin0  -- 
J Bonnerc Hawkins b AJ Devlin2  -- 
WB Townrowrun out7     
IF Campbellnot out2  -- 
Extras11
Total(all out, 19 overs)64
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Mumm), 2-28 (Atkin), 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-64 (19 ov)
North Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McNally7   1171--
Merrin7   2234--
AJ Devlin5   2133--

North Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TA Turnerc Atkin b Campbell0  -- 
PC Devlinb McGuire54  5- 
MT Johnstonrun out13  1- 
RJ Sowdenc Mordy b Campbell23  5- 
*RC Merrinb McGuire49  51 
+PR Williamsnot out11  1- 
BF Hawkinsnot out1  -- 
CJ Heslopdid not bat      
MM Stapylton-Smithdid not bat      
AJ Devlindid not bat      
SR McNallydid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 1 w)9
Total(5 wickets, declared, 32 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Turner), 2-31 (Johnston), 3-73 (Sowden), 4-134 (PC Devlin), 5-153 (Merrin)
Buller bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Campbell9   14721-
Townrow10   1380--
Ireland7   0320--
McGuire6   1342--

Buller second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KP Scanlonb Merrin3  -- 
RP Mummb McNally2  -- 
BW McGuireb McNally4  -- 
RM Atkinc PC Devlin b AJ Devlin8  -- 
*AJ Irelandb Merrin33  3- 
RJ Hibbsb AJ Devlin07 -- 
M Mordyb AJ Devlin33  3- 
PM Dooleyrun out2  -- 
IF Campbellb Merrin0  -- 
J Bonnerc Turner b Sowden4  -- 
WB Townrownot out1  -- 
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 6 nb)8
Total(all out, 32.2 overs)98
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Mumm), 2-13 (Scanlon), 3-13 (McGuire), 4-31 (Atkin), 5-31 (Hibbs), 6-63 (Ireland), 7-70 (Dooley), 8-71 (Campbell), 9-92 (Bonner), 10-98 (Mordy, 32.2 ov)
North Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McNally8   2232-4
Stapylton-Smith4   190--
Merrin9   3233--
Heslop5   0190--
AJ Devlin5.22123-2
Sowden1   041--

North Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MM Stapylton-Smithnot out1 3-- 
CJ Hesloprun out2  -- 
+PR Williamsnot out003-- 
TA Turnerdid not bat      
PC Devlindid not bat      
MT Johnstondid not bat      
RJ Sowdendid not bat      
*RC Merrindid not bat      
BF Hawkinsdid not bat      
AJ Devlindid not bat      
SR McNallydid not bat      
Extras0
Total(1 wicket, 0.7 overs)3
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Heslop)
Buller bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mordy0.7030--

Notes
--> The match was scheduled for two days but completed in one.