Waikato v Marlborough
Hawke Cup 1957/58 (Challenge Match)
VenueSeddon Park, Hamilton on 1st, 2nd January 1958 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWaikato won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWaikato won by 5 runs
UmpiresDL Owens, FR Paton
Close of play day 1Marlborough (1) 91/8 (Bartlett 34*, Neal ?*)

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Mackiec Williams b MacGregor22     
JDS Whiteb Bartlett0     
EF Baigent hit wkt b Bartlett0     
+DS Clarkeb Bartlett6     
SJ Williamsonst Houghton b MacGregor39     
*B McBurneyc Newport b Bartlett20     
RJ Keeleyc Sheridan b Neal24     
JD Irvingc Sheridan b Bartlett12     
DM Irwinb Bartlett0     
MJ Millarnot out5     
TR Nealc Houghton b Neal0     
Extras(8 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)17
Total(all out, 73.3 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (White), 2-1 (Baigent), 3-7 (Clarke), 4-64, 5-79, 6-111, 7-133, 8-134, 9-142, 10-145 (73.3 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett23   6376--
MacGregor15   2342--
Newport11   2260--

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JR Barnettb Neal1     
B Thompsonrun out12     
RW Youngb Neal11     
+JHP Houghtonc and b Irwin3     
MG Williamsb Irwin8     
P Apperleyc Clarke b Irwin1     
RC Sheridanc Neal b Irwin3     
IA MacGregorc Williamson b Neal4     
GA Bartlettnot out52     
BD Nealc Clarke b Neal6     
C Newportc Williamson b Neal0     
Extras(8 b, 4 lb, 3 nb)15
Total(all out, 56.4 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Barnett), 2-20, 3-23, 4-29, 5-34, 6-40, 7-50, 8-50, 9-114, 10-116 (56.4 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Irwin27   11454--
Millar2   0150--
Irving1   050--

Waikato second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Mackiec Sheridan b Neal1     
JDS Whitec Young b Neal3     
EF Baigentc Houghton b MacGregor14     
+DS Clarkec MacGregor b Neal1     
SJ Williamsonc Bartlett b Neal7     
*B McBurneyc Bartlett b Newport14     
RJ Keeleyst Houghton b MacGregor3     
JD Irvingb Bartlett6     
DM Irwinb Bartlett2     
MJ Millarnot out4     
TR Nealc Houghton b Newport0     
Extras(10 b, 5 lb)15
Total(all out, 35.5 overs)70
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-17, 3-21, 4-23, 5-33, 6-38, 7-52, 8-66, 9-67, 10-70 (35.5 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bartlett11   6112--
Neal14   6264--
MacGregor7   1112--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JR Barnettb Millar15 90   
B Thompsonc Baigent b Irwin5     
RW Youngc Irving b Irwin12     
+JHP Houghtonc and b Millar4     
GA Bartlettc Irwin b Millar0     
MG Williamslbw b Irwin18     
P Apperleyc Baigent b Irwin1     
RC Sheridanb Irwin0     
IA MacGregorb Neal7     
BD Nealc Clarke b Neal20     
C Newportnot out5     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 46.3 overs)94
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Thompson), 2-28, 3-33, 4-33, 5-44, 6-49, 7-51, 8-60, 9-78, 10-94 (46.3 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Millar19   8353--
Irwin20   5385--

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