Southland v Hutt Valley
Hawke Cup 1973/74 (Challenge Match)
VenueQueen's Park, Invercargill on 23rd, 24th March 1974 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultSouthland won by 8 wickets
UmpiresBD Dawson, AJ Watkins
Close of play day 1

Hutt Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Newdickrun out34     
BJ Middletonc Thompson b JC Alabaster52     
RG Jeffersonc Thompson b GD Alabaster2     
TL Powellst Thompson b JC Alabaster5     
BD Coleyb GD Alabaster1     
IR Masonnot out11     
RD Coxc Anderson b JC Alabaster0     
*+IJ Therklesonb JC Alabaster4     
EJ Chatfieldc Cocks b JC Alabaster6     
HM Ridleyb GD Alabaster0     
RH Robinsonc and b JC Alabaster8     
Extras(2 b, 3 nb)5
Total(all out, 31.2 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-86, 2-89, 3-94, 4-97, 5-101, 6-101, 7-105, 8-111, 9-111, 10-128 (31.2 ov)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson5   0210--
Nicholson3   0180--
McKechnie4   1250--
GD Alabaster11   1363--
JC Alabaster8.22236--

Southland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+NR Thompsonc Jefferson b Chatfield7     
KJ O'Connorc Newdick b Chatfield37     
RW Andersonc Newdick b Chatfield33     
DM Crombielbw b Newdick1     
DS Cocksc Coley b Robinson9     
BJ McKechniec Middleton b Newdick0     
*GD Alabasterc Middleton b Robinson7     
LD Hollandsb Newdick3     
KA Nicholsonb Newdick25     
JC Alabasterc Robinson b Newdick0     
GB Thomsonnot out3     
Extras(7 b, 3 lb, 4 nb)14
Total(all out, 43.4 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-77, 3-82, 4-82, 5-82, 6-101, 7-111, 8-111, 9-113, 10-139 (43.4 ov)
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Chatfield14   3403--
Cox3   0280--
Ridley3   0220--
Robinson8   552--

Hutt Valley second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Newdickrun out12     
BJ Middletonb JC Alabaster6     
RG Jeffersonc Thompson b GD Alabaster17     
TL Powelllbw b JC Alabaster0     
BD Coleyc Thompson b JC Alabaster5     
IR Masonb GD Alabaster11     
*+IJ Therklesonc JC Alabaster b GD Alabaster5     
RD Coxnot out3     
EJ Chatfieldb JC Alabaster0     
HM Ridleyst Thompson b JC Alabaster0     
RH Robinsonb JC Alabaster3     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 38.3 overs)66
Fall of wickets:
1-15, 2-18, 3-18, 4-36, 5-46, 6-58, 7-58, 8-62, 9-62, 10-66 (38.3 ov)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomson2   070--
Nicholson1   050--
GD Alabaster18   6213--
JC Alabaster17.36296--

Southland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+NR Thompsonc Newdick b Ridley12     
KJ O'Connorst Therkleson b Newdick25     
RW Andersonnot out15     
DM Crombienot out3     
DS Cocksdid not bat      
BJ McKechniedid not bat      
*GD Alabasterdid not bat      
LD Hollandsdid not bat      
KA Nicholsondid not bat      
JC Alabasterdid not bat      
GB Thomsondid not bat      
Extras(1 b)1
Total(2 wickets, 17.5 overs)56
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-48
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Chatfield3   0120--
Ridley5   0151--
Newdick5   1151--

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