Wellington v Australians
Australia in New Zealand 1913/14
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 20th, 21st March 1914 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresSC Lambert, D McKenzie
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 93/4 (Baker 50*, Beechey 7*)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Hayb Crawford10     
+G Howec Noble b Laver0     
WA Bakerb Crawford50     
WRL Gibbeslbw b Armstrong0     
JS Hiddlestonst Waddy b Armstrong12     
EM Beecheyc Cody b Armstrong7     
HM McGirrnot out19     
*AWS Bricec Sims b Armstrong32     
CV Grimmettb Noble0     
JV Saundersc Noble b Armstrong1     
TR Southallc Crawford b Armstrong4     
Extras(14 b, 2 lb)16
Total(all out, 46 overs)151
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Howe), 2-41 (Hay), 3-42 (Gibbes), 4-58 (Hiddleston), 5-93 (Baker), 6-93 (Beechey), 7-140 (Brice), 8-144 (Grimmett), 9-147 (Saunders), 10-151 (Southall, 46 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Armstrong21   6486--
Laver6   1271--
Crawford14   2482--
Mailey2   080--
Noble3   041--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LA Codyc Grimmett b Brice11     
C McKenzierun out6     
CE Dollingc Southall b Saunders22     
WW Armstrongb McGirr61     
VT Trumperc Saunders b Gibbes67     
MA Noblec Hiddleston b Gibbes10     
JN Crawfordc Howe b McGirr0     
+EL Waddynot out32     
FJ Laverc and b Gibbes0     
*A Simsst Howe b Gibbes5     
AA Maileyb Gibbes0     
Extras(18 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)23
Total(all out, 59 overs)237
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (McKenzie), 2-27 (Cody), 3-54 (Dolling), 4-185 (Trumper), 5-185 (Armstrong), 6-185 (Noble), 7-207 (Crawford), 8-214 (Laver), 9-237 (Sims), 10-237 (Mailey, 59 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Brice12   3361-2
Saunders16   5391--
Southall8   0320--
Hiddleston2   0200--
Grimmett6   0310--
Gibbes9   1355--
McGirr6   1212--

--> WA Baker (1) passed his previous highest score of 29 in first-class matches
--> CE Dolling (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 20
--> FJ Laver made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> WRL Gibbes achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed FJ Laver in the Australians first innings (previous best was 2-22)
--> WRL Gibbes achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Australians first innings