Wellington City v Canterbury Country
National District Championship 1998/99 (Challenge Match)
VenueKarori Park, Wellington on 20th, 21st, 22nd February 1999 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington City won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury Country won by 10 wickets
UmpiresCE King, MA MacLean
ScorersCD Shields, S Ward
Close of play day 1Wellington City (1) 4/1 (Consedine 4*, Phillips 0*; 4 overs)
Close of play day 2Canterbury Country (1) 71/3 (James 24*, Patterson 15*)

Wellington City first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AF Taylorb Sharpe054-- 
J Consedinelbw b Bulman514231- 
JB Phillipslbw b James2062761- 
+HR Morganlbw b Bulman011-- 
SA Fairleyc Lewis b Bulman1112172- 
SB Golderlbw b Bulman2027274- 
GB Murraylbw b Bulman011-- 
*LR Drynot out4012815131 
MHL Morrisonc Bulman b Donkers1422282- 
NJ Hearnb Bulman3763735- 
GA Whiteb Sharpe1024402- 
Extras(8 b, 4 lb, 1 w)13
Total(all out, 220 minutes, 59.5 overs)170
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Taylor, 0.5 ov), 2-5 (Consedine), 3-5 (Morgan), 4-21 (Fairley), 5-55 (Golder), 6-55 (Murray), 7-57 (Phillips), 8-80 (Morrison), 9-133 (Hearn), 10-170 (White, 59.5 ov)
Canterbury Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bulman21   6656--
Serra8   2270--
James6   0211--
Donkers3   1161--
Lewis4   1801-

Canterbury Country first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SJ Edwardsc Morgan b Dry2973754- 
NW Jonesc Taylor b White045-- 
*GM Lewislbw b Murray1510-- 
HTG Jamesc Morgan b Dry461281545- 
MWJ Pattersonc Taylor b Dry2276822- 
DJ Bulmanc Taylor b Morrison1910-- 
BP Donkersc and b Dry1655612- 
PJ Rugglbw b Morrison174-- 
DP Serrac Morgan b Dry949541- 
MF Sharpec Murray b Hearn5061757- 
+HT Paveynot out58261-- 
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)12
Total(all out, 301 minutes, 92.1 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Jones, 1.4 ov), 2-11 (Lewis), 3-47 (Edwards), 4-92 (Patterson), 5-97 (Bulman), 6-110 (James), 7-111 (Rugg), 8-130 (Donkers), 9-141 (Serra), 10-192 (Sharpe, 92.1 ov)
Wellington City bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
White12   581--
Murray6   21711-
Morrison37   12752--
Dry35   9735--

Wellington City second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SB Golderc Bulman b Sharpe024-- 
AF Taylorb Bulman414191- 
GB Murraynot out545110452 
*LR Dryb Sharpe41320-- 
NJ Hearnb Bulman042-- 
JB Phillipsc Lewis b Bulman2318304- 
MHL Morrisonb Bulman41113-- 
+HR Morganc Lewis b Sharpe144-- 
SA Fairleyc Rugg b Sharpe133-- 
J Consedineb Bulman065-- 
GA Whitenot out011-- 
Extras(6 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(9 wickets, declared, 109 minutes, 21 overs)99
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Golder, 0.2 ov), 2-7 (Taylor, 3.2 ov), 3-14 (Dry, 6.3 ov), 4-19 (Hearn, 7.3 ov), 5-69 (Phillips, 13.3 ov), 6-90 (Morrison, 17.1 ov), 7-93 (Morgan, 18.1 ov), 8-95 (Fairley, 18.4 ov), 9-98 (Consedine, 19.5 ov)
Canterbury Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sharpe10   3304-1
Bulman10   0565--
Lewis1   070--

Canterbury Country second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Bulmannot out59444436 
SJ Edwardsnot out17294421 
NW Jonesdid not bat      
*GM Lewisdid not bat      
HTG Jamesdid not bat      
MWJ Pattersondid not bat      
BP Donkersdid not bat      
PJ Ruggdid not bat      
DP Serradid not bat      
MF Sharpedid not bat      
+HT Paveydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)6
Total(no wicket, 44 minutes, 11.5 overs)82
Wellington City bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
White6   04001-

Only 16 minutes play was possible on the first day due to rain
The wet ground delayed the start of play on the second day until 12 noon
All no balls bowled counted as 2 runs in this match