Hutt Valley v Wairarapa
Hawke Cup 1954/55 (Elimination Match)
VenueHutt Recreation Ground, Lower Hutt on 21st, 22nd, 24th January 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultHutt Valley won by 73 runs
UmpiresRH Barlow, J Cowie
Close of play day 1Wairarapa (1) 9/2 (Blackwood 1*, Watson 2*; 5 overs)
Close of play day 2Wairarapa (2) 47/2 (Blackwood 8*, WKA Masters 29*)

Hutt Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
T Mealeb WKA Masters10     
AF Nightingalec and b WKA Masters53 1054- 
JM Brosnahanc Duley b WKA Masters4     
ES Mandersonc Campbell b Parry24     
AJ Cookb Carter45     
*IP Upstonb Foote4     
BD Morrisonb Foote6     
DJ Francisb Carter21     
EJ Inghamc EGA Masters b Foote4     
+BN Sheppardlbw b Carter4     
JA McKeownnot out12     
Extras(1 lb, 5 nb)6
Total(all out, 60 overs)193
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Meale), 2-28 (Brosnahan), 3-72 (Manderson), 4-112 (Nightingale), 5-122 (Upston), 6-151 (Morrison), 7-157 (Cook), 8-162 (Ingham), 9-176 (Sheppard), 10-193 (Francis, 60 ov)
Wairarapa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Galyer14   2290--
WKA Masters19   5563--
Parry8   0281--
Foote12   2393--
Campbell1   030--
Carter6   0323--

Wairarapa first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CWG Campbellc Upston b Cook5     
+R Willoughbyrun out0     
BH Blackwoodc Cook b Morrison8     
GW Watsonc Sheppard b McKeown29     
MJ Carterc Sheppard b Cook0     
*RJ Parryb Cook6     
EGA Mastersb Cook1     
WJ Footec Manderson b Cook3     
WKA Mastersc Nightingale b Upston36     
L Duleyb Upston17     
IE Galyernot out1     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 41.2 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Willoughby), 2-6 (Campbell), 3-25 (Blackwood), 4-32 (Carter), 5-45, 6-51, 7-51, 8-61, 9-105, 10-110 (41.2 ov)
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morrison14   2411--
Cook15   9245--
Francis1   100--
McKeown5   0211--
Ingham5   2150--

Hutt Valley second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AF Nightingaleb Galyer31     
T Mealeb Galyer51 1454- 
JM Brosnahanb Parry2     
ES Mandersonlbw b Galyer4     
AJ Cookb EGA Masters43     
*IP Upstonc Campbell b Galyer18     
BD Morrisonc Galyer b Foote27     
DJ Francisb Foote5     
EJ Inghamlbw b Foote0     
+BN Sheppardrun out0     
JA McKeownnot out0     
Extras(6 b, 7 nb)13
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-65 (Nightingale), 2-76 (Brosnahan), 3-90 (Manderson), 4-135 (Meale), 5-152 (Cook), 6-168 (Upston), 7-187 (Francis), 8-192 (Ingham), 9-192 (Sheppard), 10-194 (Morrison, 67.5 ov)
Wairarapa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
EGA Masters14   2411--
Galyer20   3584--
Duley3   0200--
Parry12   4161--
WKA Masters9   2230--
Campbell1   010--

Wairarapa second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BH Blackwoodc Morrison b Cook72  6- 
CWG Campbellb Morrison2     
GW Watsonc Ingham b Morrison4     
WKA Masterslbw b Cook30     
MJ Carterc Cook b Upston41     
*RJ Parryc McKeown b Upston3     
EGA Mastersb Morrison8     
WJ Footest Sheppard b McKeown22     
L Duleylbw b Morrison6     
+R Willoughbynot out3     
IE Galyerc Cook b McKeown0     
Extras(7 b, 4 lb, 2 nb)13
Total(all out, 63.5 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Campbell), 2-14 (Watson), 3-50 (WKA Masters), 4-128, 5-144, 6-165, 7-177, 8-188, 9-204, 10-204 (63.5 ov)
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morrison20   5544--
Cook14   3472--
Ingham6   2140--
Francis3   0100--
Upston11   0372--

--> The match was scheduled for two days but extended to three.

Heavy rain just after the Hutt Valley first innings ended shortly after 2pm meant play did not resume until 5.30pm for the start of the Wairarapa first innings