Wanganui v Poverty Bay
Hawke Cup 1925/26 (Challenge Match)
VenueCook's Gardens, Wanganui on 11th, 12th, 13th March 1926 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossPoverty Bay won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWanganui won by 3 wickets
UmpiresS London, AD Tronson
Close of play day 1Wanganui (1) 68/0 (Orr 38*, Wood 27*)
Close of play day 2Wanganui (2) 8/0 (Wood ?*, Orr ?*)

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WH Ellisb Bernau9  2- 
JW Schollumb Bernau18 54   
SD Reevesb Bernau14 39   
GJ Robertsonb Bernau25 55   
LH Thomsonb Hutchison10     
*AC Cookeb Treadwell10 45   
GN Lockettb Treadwell15 35   
JC Mouatb Bernau4  1- 
BR Schollumnot out3  -- 
J Nicholsonb Treadwell5  -- 
WJ Schollumb Bernau0  -- 
Total(all out, 37 overs)127
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Ellis, 0.7 ov), 2-40 (Reeves), 3-43 (JW Schollum), 4-71 (Thomson), 5-83 (Robertson), 6-110 (Cooke), 7-115 (Lockett), 8-115 (Mouat), 9-124 (Nicholson), 10-127 (WJ Schollum, 37 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bernau15   2466--
Williams5   0190--
Treadwell11   1263--
Hutchison6   0221--

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*G Orrb Ellis42     
LA Woodc Mouat b Ellis67     
RP Londonb Robertson1  -- 
EHL Bernauc Mouat b Ellis31     
KH Cavenot out19     
FC Hutchisonb Robertson0  -- 
WCF Treadwellc Cooke b Ellis1  -- 
VA Stapletonb Ellis0  -- 
H Williamsb Lockett17     
D Lanceb Ellis4   - 
+SJ Harrisc and b Lockett0  -- 
Total(all out, 45.4 overs)190
Fall of wickets:
1-75 (Orr), 2-91 (London), 3-140 (Bernau), 4-? (Wood), 5-? (Hutchison), 6-? (Treadwell), 7-? (Stapleton), 8-? (Williams), 9-? (Lance), 10-190 (Harris, 45.4 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
WJ Schollum9   1370--
Mouat1   010--
Robertson10   2342--
JW Schollum1   050--
Ellis15   2576--

Poverty Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SD Reevesc Wood b Bernau1  -- 
JW Schollumb Treadwell55 160   
BR Schollumc and b Hutchison13     
+WH Ellisb Treadwell25     
*AC Cookeb Treadwell7     
LH Thomsonb Treadwell0  -- 
GN Lockettb Treadwell7 38   
GJ Robertsonb Williams14 35   
JC Mouatb Bernau3  -- 
WJ Schollumc Lance b Bernau5   - 
J Nicholsonnot out0  -- 
Total(all out, 44 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-165 (44 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bernau13   2473--
Williams4   0131--
Treadwell16   2475--
Hutchison4   0131--
Lance7   1150--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LA Woodlbw b Robertson20     
*G Orrc Cooke b Ellis8     
RP Londonc Cooke b Lockett1  -- 
EHL Bernauc Reeves b JW Schollum38     
KH Caveb Lockett15 47   
FC Hutchisonb Ellis3  -- 
WCF Treadwellnot out11     
H Williamsb Ellis3  -- 
VA Stapletonnot out0  -- 
D Lancedid not bat      
+SJ Harrisdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, 27.4 overs)103
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Orr), 2-13 (London), 3-54 (Wood), 4-78 (Bernau), 5-86 (Hutchison), 6-94 (Cave), 7-99 (Williams)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ellis11   1323--
Robertson5   0231--
JW Schollum3   0131--

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The match was due to start at 2pm on the first day but was delayed half an hour due to no stumps being available
J Nicholson scored 1 five in the Poverty Bay first innings
In this match no balls and wides were credited against the bowler
There were no no balls or wides in the Poverty Bay first innings
There was 1 no ball but no wides bowled in the Wanganui first innings
There were 5 no balls but no wides bowled in the Poverty Bay second innings
There were no no balls or wides in the Wanganui second innings
H Ellis was the Poverty Bay wicket-keeper only on the first day