Wanganui v Taranaki
Hawke Cup 1936/37 (Elimination Match)
VenueCook's Gardens, Wanganui on 10th, 11th December 1936 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossWanganui won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWanganui won by 135 runs
UmpiresRA Kilpatrick, S Stewart
Close of play day 1Wanganui (2) 20/5 (Sewell 5*)

Wanganui first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HH Whitingc WH Barker b Groombridge33     
RE Thomasc Giddy b Christensen2     
DG Bartonlbw b Christensen2     
LR Spurdlec Giddy b Groombridge0     
RI Sewellb Christensen17     
J Darkb Groombridge14     
H Cumingc Lendrum b Groombridge31     
F Warnesb Christensen0     
+B Dowc and b Groombridge10     
GN McDougallc Lendrum b Groombridge30     
L Connornot out25     
Extras(18 b, 5 lb, 5 nb)28
Total(all out, 77.1 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Thomas), 2-11 (Barton), 3-12 (Spurdle), 4-57 (Sewell), 5-73 (Whiting), 6-121, 7-121, 8-121, 9-137, 10-192 (77.1 ov)
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christensen26   7604--
Parkinson13   4260--
Giddy2   050--
Larkin3   1120--
Geary2   0160--
Foreman2   070--

Taranaki first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WH Barkerc Dow b McDougall10     
OR Foremanlbw b Warnes34  2- 
SC Hayc Spurdle b Warnes28     
TC Larkinc Dow b McDougall1     
H Barkerb Warnes1     
JS Giddylbw b Spurdle8     
W Gearyb McDougall1     
V Parkinsonst Dow b Spurdle13     
RJG Lendrumb Warnes0     
EL Christensennot out1     
WM Groombridgest Dow b Warnes0     
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(all out, 34.2 overs)107
Fall of wickets:
1-13 (WH Barker), 2-73 (Hay), 3-79 (Foreman), 4-81 (Larkin), 5-81 (H Barker), 6-82 (Geary), 7-99 (Giddy), 8-100 (Lendrum), 9-106 (Parkinson), 10-107 (Groombridge, 34.2 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McDougall12   2313--
Sewell2   060--
Spurdle10   4262--

Wanganui second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HH Whitingc Giddy b Christensen021-- 
RE Thomasc WH Barker b H Barker4     
J Darkb Christensen4     
RI Sewellc Groombridge b Parkinson69     
+B Dowc WH Barker b H Barker2     
F Warnesc WH Barker b H Barker2     
GN McDougallb H Barker1     
DG Bartonc Geary b H Barker60     
H Cumingc Parkinson b Christensen13     
L Connorc Parkinson b Christensen1     
LR Spurdlenot out1     
Extras(5 b, 10 lb, 5 nb)20
Total(all out, 65.2 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Whiting, 0.2 ov), 2-6 (Dark), 3-14 (Thomas), 4-17 (Dow), 5-20 (Warnes), 6-24 (McDougall), 7-127 (Barton), 8-148 (Cuming), 9-154 (Connor), 10-177 (Sewell, 65.2 ov)
Taranaki bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Christensen18   4404--
Groombridge20   2260--
H Barker17   2485--
Larkin1   0100--
Lendrum2   070--

Taranaki second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SC Hayc Dow b McDougall3     
+WH Barkerb Barton72     
OR Foremanb McDougall0     
TC Larkinb Cuming10     
H Barkerb Warnes7     
JS Giddyc Cuming b Warnes5     
EL Christensenc and b Warnes2     
V Parkinsonlbw b Spurdle9     
W Gearyc Dow b McDougall6     
RJG Lendrumb McDougall9     
WM Groombridgenot out0     
Extras(1 lb, 3 nb)4
Total(all out, 35.3 overs)127
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Hay), 2-15 (Foreman), 3-30 (Larkin), 4-57 (H Barker), 5-71 (Giddy), 6-89 (Christensen), 7-100 (Parkinson), 8-117 (Geary), 9-127 (WH Barker), 10-127 (Lendrum, 35.3 ov)
Wanganui bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cuming5   0171--
Warnes9   0493--
Spurdle5   161--
Barton4   081--

--> Wanganui first innings: 50 in 80 minutes

RI Sewell and DG Barton added 103 for the seventh wicket in the Wanganui second innings
Taranaki debuts: W Geary, SC Hay and RJG Lendrum