Wanganui v Waikato
Hawke Cup 1947/48 (Challenge Match)
VenueCook's Gardens, Wanganui on 27th, 29th, 30th March 1948 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWanganui won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Wanganui won on first innings)
Close of play day 1Waikato (1) 11/0 (TD Lyon 2*, Barton 5*)
Close of play day 2Wanganui (2) 124/5 (Nimmo 27*, Beard 1*; 68 overs)

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RE Thomasb TD Lyon12     
EK Huntc Clough b Winger42     
HB Cavec Aitken b Lissette9     
JAA Bergersenc Aitken b Clough26     
GS Nimmoc Petrie b Everest91     
AG Davidsonb Clough9     
JR Barnettst Petrie b Lissette29     
DA Cameronb Lissette011-- 
DD Beardb Lissette7     
+LW Condliffeb Everest0     
RE Brownnot out8     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 6 nb)11
Total(all out, 315 minutes, 120.4 overs)244
Fall of wickets:
1-22 (Thomas), 2-36 (Cave), 3-64 (Bergersen), 4-164 (Hunt), 5-175 (Davidson), 6-220 (Barnett), 7-220 (Cameron), 8-226 (Nimmo), 9-232 (Condliffe), 10-244 (Beard, 120.4 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
TD Lyon17   6271-3
M Lyon15   3320--
Clough29   14422-3
Barton7   2150--
Winger17   5481--
Aitken1   100--
Everest5   1112--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TD Lyonlbw b Davidson23     
DG Bartonrun out (Brown->Condliffe)8     
*JK Everestb Brown33     
+EC Petrierun out16     
AJ Aitkenc Brown b Beard0     
NA McMahonc and b Beard41     
M Lyonb Beard1     
L Higginsonlbw b Beard0     
RC Cloughc Hunt b Bergersen11     
NS Wingernot out6     
AF Lissettelbw b Bergersen9     
Extras(13 b, 7 lb, 2 nb)22
Total(all out, 220 minutes, 81.3 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Barton), 2-55 (TD Lyon), 3-86 (Everest), 4-95 (Aitken), 5-115 (Petrie), 6-117 (M Lyon), 7-133 (Higginson), 8-142 (McMahon), 9-160 (Clough), 10-170 (Lissette, 81.3 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beard33   12824--
Brown16   9211--
Davidson12   4201--
Thomas7   560--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*RE Thomasc Barton b Lissette25     
EK Huntc Petrie b Lissette17     
HB Caveb Barton5     
JAA Bergersenc Barton b Lissette1     
GS Nimmonot out33     
AG Davidsonb TD Lyon41     
DD Beardnot out1     
JR Barnettdid not bat      
DA Camerondid not bat      
+LW Condliffedid not bat      
RE Browndid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(5 wickets, 70 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-43 (Thomas), 2-50 (Cave), 3-50 (Hunt), 4-51 (Bergersen), 5-121 (Davidson)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
TD Lyon11   6131--
M Lyon5   1170--
Barton19   4371--
Lissette22   11393--
Clough6   2160--
Everest3   300-1
Winger4   310--

After only 2 overs had been bowled on the third day heavy rain meant the match had to be abandoned