Wellington Under-20s v Auckland Under-20s
Other matches in New Zealand 1955/56 (New Zealand Colts Trial)
VenueKilbirnie Park, Wellington on 12th, 13th December 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
PlayersWellington Under-20s: 13 (12 to bat and field); Auckland Under-20s: 12
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Auckland Under-20s (1) 79/0 (Barry 41*, Morris 35*)

Wellington Under-20s first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GK Mahoneyb Green71 1389- 
SB Zavosc Playle b Green18     
BW Sinclairb Green26     
PT Bartonc Wood b Barry46     
JAL Gibsonb Barry48     
B Mealec Wright b Green10     
GS Lawtonc Barry b Green6     
*DO Neelyb Green3     
SA Claridgec Kilby b Wright1     
GT McConnellnot out8     
WJR Haskellrun out1     
+MEF Dormerc and b Green22     
AG Smalldid not bat      
Extras(33 b, 4 lb)37
Total(all out, 87.1 overs)297
Fall of wickets:
1-62 (Zavos), 2-98 (Sinclair), 3-146 (Mahoney), 4-210, 5-232, 6-232, 7-249, 8-250, 9-250, 10-252, 11-297 (87.1 ov)
Auckland Under-20s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wright26   6641--
Collins14   5180--
Barry10   2472--
Bradburn2   0100--
Morris5   0210--

Auckland Under-20s first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*JE Barryc Neely b Haskell41     
PPW Morrisb Neely77     
WR Playlelbw b Small12     
PM Smithc Barton b Haskell13     
BH Woodc Meale b Small1     
MR Ellisb Neely12     
HW Larmerlbw b Neely15     
WP Bradburnb Small23     
LA Greenb McConnell42     
+BF Kilbyc Neely b McConnell11     
JL Wrightnot out5     
R Collinsc Zavos b McConnell0     
Extras(20 b, 8 lb)28
Total(all out, 118 overs)280
Fall of wickets:
1-87 (Barry), 2-110 (Playle), 3-137, 4-138, 5-152, 6-180, 7-185, 8-237, 9-256, 10-280, 11-280 (118 ov)
Wellington Under-20s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Haskell31   13522--
Small28   12553--
McConnell19   4463--
Claridge8   2200--
Zavos19   3470--
Neely13   2323--

Wellington Under-20s second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GK Mahoneyc and b Green17     
SB Zavosc and b Wright20     
BW Sinclairc Bradburn b Wright0     
PT Bartonnot out37     
B Mealenot out14     
JAL Gibsondid not bat      
GS Lawtondid not bat      
*DO Neelydid not bat      
SA Claridgedid not bat      
GT McConnelldid not bat      
WJR Haskelldid not bat      
+MEF Dormerdid not bat      
AG Smalldid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 36 overs)97
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Auckland Under-20s bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wright11   7142--
Collins6   3140--
Green10   5351--
Morris4   260--
Playle2   080--
Larmer3   0110--