Thames Valley v Poverty Bay
Hawke Cup 1955/56 (Elimination Match)
VenueRawhitiroa Reserve, Paeroa on 30th, 31st December 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultThames Valley won by 74 runs
UmpiresF Carmichael, A Kemp
Close of play day 1

Thames Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HG Stubbsc Gunn b Robinson4     
P Nicolsonc Hough b Blane77     
RJ O'Deac Norman b Hough58     
WP Bradburnc Jackson b Hough24     
*VR Kempb Hough12     
GM Tarrb Hough4     
WB Williamslbw b Barbour0     
JAC Knowlesb Hough5     
+RH Giddynot out9     
GE Pettc Hough b Barbour0     
KH Millarc McHugh b Barbour0     
Extras(18 b, 2 lb)20
Total(all out, 82.4 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-125, 3-171, 4-180, 5-184, 6-195, 7-199, 8-211, 9-211, 10-213 (82.4 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hough32   9725--
Robinson15   6251--
Norman5   0210--
Blane8   0361--
Graham4   080--

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamc Bradburn b Knowles0     
D Jacksonb Knowles39     
RB Kennedyc O'Dea b Knowles13     
JP Blanec Williams b Knowles3     
*AG McHughc Nicolson b Knowles28     
B Normanc Nicolson b Knowles9     
KW Houghc Stubbs b Tarr5     
MRH Barbourst Giddy b Williams19     
C Gunnc Giddy b Williams5     
GH Robinsonnot out6     
P Kayb Williams0     
Extras(8 b, 2 lb)10
Total(all out, 44.5 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-41, 3-47, 4-69, 5-87, 6-102, 7-111, 8-122, 9-135, 10-137 (44.5 ov)
Thames Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knowles21   5556--
Pett6   2140--
Millar5   1100--
Tarr3   0151--

Thames Valley second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HG Stubbsc Gunn b Barbour18     
P Nicolsonc Robinson b Barbour4     
RJ O'Deac Kay b Robinson32     
WP Bradburnc Norman b Hough7     
*VR Kempb Robinson0     
GM Tarrb Hough17     
WB Williamslbw b Graham15     
JAC Knowlesnot out35     
+RH Giddyb Barbour14     
GE Pettrun out0     
KH Millarb Barbour0     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb)8
Total(all out, 55 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-34, 3-53, 4-68, 5-68, 6-91, 7-107, 8-150, 9-150, 10-150 (55 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hough23   3722--
Barbour25   8474--
Robinson5   0182--
Graham2   051--

Poverty Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamlbw b Knowles43     
D Jacksonb Knowles20     
RB Kennedylbw b Knowles0     
JP Blanec Knowles b Tarr5     
*AG McHughrun out25     
B Normanc Stubbs b Knowles3     
KW Houghb Williams11     
MRH Barbourb Millar21     
C Gunnc Nicolson b Knowles9     
GH Robinsonlbw b Knowles0     
P Kaynot out1     
Extras(11 b, 3 lb)14
Total(all out, 43.5 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-49, 3-50, 4-74, 5-81, 6-107, 7-126, 8-141, 9-151, 10-152 (43.5 ov)
Thames Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Williams7   0301--
Pett2   0110--
Millar4   1141--
Tarr7   0301--
Bradburn2   090--