Wairarapa v South Canterbury
Hawke Cup 1977/78 (Challenge Match)
VenueQueen Elizabeth Park, Masterton on 11th, 12th, 13th March 1978 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossWairarapa won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Wairarapa won on first innings)
UmpiresJG Elliott, JHP Houghton
Close of play day 1Wairarapa (1) 209/6 (Elliott ?*, Crombie ?*)
Close of play day 2South Canterbury (1) 153 all out

Wairarapa first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DH Paytonc Eddington b d'Auvergne53 1348- 
AW Shortc Gloag b McFadyen8     
PJ Hollandrun out (Eddington)1     
MJF Shrimptonc Gloag b Eddington11     
+IR Snookc Eddington b d'Auvergne29     
SJ Elliottc d'Auvergne b McFadyen78  12- 
RN Wyliec Varcoe b Eddington19     
DM Crombielbw b Eddington33 1565- 
DW Bracewelllbw b Davidson14     
BP Bracewellb d'Auvergne3     
G Walkernot out0     
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 410 minutes, 83.5 overs)260
Fall of wickets:
1-15 (Short), 2-16 (Holland), 3-68 (Shrimpton), 4-86 (Payton), 5-116 (Snook), 6-136 (Wylie), 7-232 (Crombie), 8-246 (Elliott), 9-260 (DW Bracewell), 10-260 (BP Bracewell, 83.5 ov)
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McFadyen16   3642--
Eddington24   5803--
Davidson15   9211--
Varcoe6   0300--

South Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Mackleb Shrimpton3     
BW Andrewsb Shrimpton41  6- 
NE Veitchc Walker b BP Bracewell4     
NM Parkerc Elliott b DW Bracewell33  5- 
PG d'Auvergnenot out39  21 
JU Varcoec Short b Walker6     
WL Eddingtonst Snook b Walker0     
*DS Bishopb DW Bracewell0     
+KW Gloagb Walker1     
BJ Davidsonb DW Bracewell4     
I McFadyenc Short b DW Bracewell0     
Extras(11 b, 1 lb, 10 nb)22
Total(all out, 279 minutes, 56.6 overs)153
Fall of wickets:
1-13 (Mackle), 2-18 (Veitch), 3-80 (Andrews), 4-99 (Parker), 5-110 (Varcoe), 6-119 (Eddington), 7-120 (Bishop), 8-134 (Gloag), 9-153 (Davidson), 10-153 (McFadyen, 56.6 ov)
Wairarapa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
BP Bracewell7   3161--
Wylie9   3190--
Shrimpton13   4322--
Short3   1180--
DW Bracewell14.63234--
Walker10   2233--

Wairarapa second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DH Paytonb McFadyen5     
AW Shortc Bishop b Eddington4     
PJ Hollandc d'Auvergne b Varcoe43  41 
MJF Shrimptonlbw b Davidson56 11311- 
+IR Snookc Varcoe b Davidson12     
SJ Elliottc Mackle b McFadyen20     
RN Wyliec sub (G Austin) b McFadyen14     
DM Crombienot out42 6961 
DW Bracewellnot out14     
BP Bracewelldid not bat      
G Walkerdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(7 wickets, declared, 279 minutes, 55 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-10, 3-95, 4-123, 5-129, 6-149, 7-198
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McFadyen8   1333--
Eddington12   5331--
d'Auvergne8   1330--
Davidson16   3672--
Varcoe11   2441--

South Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
NE Veitchnot out29 676- 
BJ Macklenot out11 67   
BW Andrewsdid not bat      
NM Parkerdid not bat      
PG d'Auvergnedid not bat      
JU Varcoedid not bat      
WL Eddingtondid not bat      
*DS Bishopdid not bat      
+KW Gloagdid not bat      
BJ Davidsondid not bat      
I McFadyendid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 6 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)11
Total(no wicket, 67 minutes, 13 overs)51
Wairarapa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
BP Bracewell4   290--
Wylie3   0100--
Shrimpton2   110--
Holland1   100--
DW Bracewell1   070--
Payton1   040--
Crombie1   090--

SJ Elliott and DM Crombie added 96 in 156 minutes for the seventh wicket in the Wairarapa first innings
PJ Holland and MJF Shrimpton added 85 in 113 minutes for the third wicket in the Wairarapa second innings
12th Men: WA Ewington (Wairarapa), G Austin (South Canterbury)