Nelson v Marlborough
Hawke Cup 1975/76 (Elimination Match)
VenueTrafalgar Park, Nelson on 21st, 22nd November 1975 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarlborough won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Marlborough won on first innings)
UmpiresL Flintoft, M Rangi
Close of play day 1Nelson (1) 41/2 (Edwards 31*, Pierce 8*; 9 overs)

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
OF Drylandc Toynbee b Lucre51 1316- 
MD Catleyc Douglas b Walsh32     
AJ Hilllbw b Walsh6     
DW Nealc Pierce b Lucre9     
RW Hutchisonc Edwards b Baker70 1639- 
+JR Bowersc Edwards b Walsh3     
GR Nealrun out4     
BL Cairnsc Lowans b Baker41 95   
RI Thomasc Edwards b Tasker22     
*AT Sowmanc Aitken b Tasker8     
DC Aberhartnot out0     
Extras(6 b, 6 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(all out, 73.5 overs)262
Fall of wickets:
1-49 (Catley), 2-55 (Hill), 3-82 (DW Neal), 4-115 (Dryland), 5-126 (Bowers), 6-132 (GR Neal), 7-227 (Cairns), 8-233 (Hutchison), 9-259 (Thomas), 10-262 (Sowman, 73.5 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Douglas6   2190--
Walsh18   5563--
Lucre12   1702--
Baker22   3572--

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+GN Edwardsc Thomas b Cairns64 859- 
*GE Lowansb Thomas1     
CJ Aitkenc and b Thomas1     
RA Piercec Aberhart b Cairns43 1326- 
GW Douglasc GR Neal b Hutchison37 1852- 
MH Toynbeec Dryland b Hutchison44 1055- 
TB Hornenot out20     
WB Lucrec Cairns b Sowman6     
SA Taskerrun out0     
KAW Bakerc GR Neal b Sowman2     
AJ Walshc Aberhart b Hutchison4     
Extras(16 b, 1 lb)17
Total(all out, 96.5 overs)239
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Lowans), 2-20 (Aitken), 3-81 (Edwards), 4-128 (Pierce), 5-196 (Toynbee), 6-199 (Douglas), 7-207 (Lucre), 8-211 (Tasker), 9-224 (Baker), 10-239 (Walsh, 96.5 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cairns27   7712--
Thomas8   1432--
Aberhart12   2390--
Sowman18   3352--

--> Bowling in the Marlborough first innings adds 2 runs under

RW Hutchison and BL Cairns added 95 in 95 minutes for the seventh wicket in the Marlborough first innings