Counties v Northland
Hawke Cup 1979/80 (Elimination Match)
VenueBledisloe Park, Pukekohe on 10th, 11th November 1979 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCounties won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresBA Bricknell, NW Stoupe
Close of play day 1Northland (1) 220/8 (MJ Child 20*, Cunis 0*)

Northland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JC McLeodst Parnell b Gillott18 1-- 
F Whitec Boswell b Gillott18 1-- 
GW Taylorc Boswell b Gillott69 1813- 
BG Cooperc Pollock b Gillott43 5421 
DP Lloydc Gibson b Gillott29 1-- 
WP Fowlerrun out4 1-- 
*MJ Childc Wright b Halliwell53 14422 
SJ Scottc Pollock b Gillott0 1-- 
+NL Childlbw b Boswell7 1-- 
RS Cunislbw b Curtayne18 1-- 
K Treibernot out0 1-- 
Extras(3 b, 16 lb)19
Total(all out, 122.2 overs)278
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-44, 3-109, 4-180, 5-190, 6-194, 7-196, 8-220, 9-278, 10-278 (122.2 ov)
Counties bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Pollock14   4440--
Boswell23   7351--
Gillott46   15996--
Halliwell3   0141--
Woolley22   10290--

Counties first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JG Gibsonnot out10     
RP Whitelawc Cooper b Scott4     
*JG Wrightnot out3     
ND Pollockdid not bat      
LT Boswelldid not bat      
RJ Curtaynedid not bat      
EK Gillottdid not bat      
RH Halliwelldid not bat      
KW Woolleydid not bat      
+DL Parnelldid not bat      
K Walkerdid not bat      
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(1 wicket, 14 overs)18
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Whitelaw)
Northland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Treiber7   3110--
Scott7   561--

Counties debut: K Walker
The match was abandoned due to rain and was replayed later in the season â€" 28th & 29th Nov
First match as Counties. Previously known as Franklin