Northland v Waikato
Hawke Cup 1954/55 (Elimination Match)
VenueWhangarei High School Ground, Whangarei on 26th, 27th November 1954 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Northland won on first innings)
UmpiresAJ Magee, HD Pooley
Close of play day 1Waikato (1) 122 all out

Northland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BO Childc Higgins b DB Clarke2     
WOR Smithst DS Clarke b Higgins22     
+S Munroc Keeley b DB Clarke2     
MW Armstrongc Gray b DB Clarke7     
WM Bowmarb Fowler1     
R Dunningc Spence b DB Clarke40     
J Youngb Higgins3     
*EL Childb DB Clarke10     
JG Williamsb DB Clarke1     
NR Wilsonc DB Clarke b Puna17     
MK Joassnot out21     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 8 nb)10
Total(all out, 50 overs)136
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (BO Child), 2-10 (Munro), 3-26 (Armstrong), 4-27 (Bowmar), 5-73 (Smith), 6-82 (Young), 7-86 (Dunning), 8-91 (Williams), 9-103 (EL Child), 10-136 (Wilson, 50 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DB Clarke25   6686--
Fowler14   7181--
Higgins10   1292--
Puna1   0111--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RJ Keeleyc BO Child b EL Child1     
N Punab Williams20     
DJ Grayb Williams33     
B McBurneyc Bowmar b Dunning4     
RN Procterlbw b Williams3     
R Spencec Joass b EL Child9     
WT Goblec Armstrong b Dunning7     
*BB Higginsc Munro b Dunning10     
+DS Clarkelbw b Dunning7     
RG Fowlerlbw b Williams18     
DB Clarkenot out3     
Extras(5 b, 2 nb)7
Total(all out, 53 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Keeley), 2-57, 3-58, 4-64, 5-64, 6-84, 7-84, 8-98, 9-118, 10-122 (53 ov)
Northland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
EL Child13   4272--
Wilson6   1310--
Williams15   5274--
Dunning19   10334--

Northland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BO Childc Fowler b Procter29     
WOR Smithb DB Clarke15     
+S Munrob Keeley53     
NR Wilsonc Goble b Puna2     
MW Armstrongc Fowler b DB Clarke19     
R Dunningc Procter b DB Clarke9     
J Youngb Keeley1     
*EL Childc McBurney b DB Clarke32     
WM Bowmarc Procter b DB Clarke4     
MK Joassc Gray b Keeley7     
JG Williamsnot out10     
Extras(12 b, 2 lb, 3 nb)17
Total(all out, 82.2 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-25 (Smith), 2-55 (BO Child), 3-58 (Wilson), 4-113 (Armstrong), 5-130 (Dunning), 6-146, 7-152, 8-161, 9-176, 10-198 (82.2 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DB Clarke36.29945-3
Higgins12   1200--
Puna18   6261--
Procter6   2121--
Keeley10   0293--

Waikato second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
N Punac Bowmar b EL Child4     
RJ Keeleyb Williams1     
DJ Grayb Joass45     
B McBurneyc Young b EL Child6     
RN Procterb EL Child7     
RG Fowlerc Bowmar b Dunning30     
DB Clarkeb Joass8     
*BB Higginsrun out11     
R Spenceb Joass1     
WT Goblenot out8     
+DS Clarkenot out14     
Extras(8 b, 6 lb)14
Total(9 wickets, 48 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-12, 3-21, 4-31, 5-89, 6-100, 7-122, 8-124, 9-126
Northland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
EL Child12   4213--
Williams15   1561--
Dunning11   0291--
Joass9   3263--
Wilson1   030--

--> Bowling in the Waikato first innings adds 3 runs over