Otago v Auckland
Plunket Shield 1969/70
VenueCarisbrook, Dunedin on 29th, 30th, 31st December 1969 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to field
ResultOtago won by 7 wickets
PointsOtago 10; Auckland 0
UmpiresDE Currie, LHG Harmer
Close of play day 1Otago (1) 337/9 (Milburn 5*, Prouting 4*)
Close of play day 2Auckland (2) 140/7 (Kemp 37*, McIntyre 0*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LR Pearsonc Sparling b Kohlhase140     
LD Hollandsb Sutton4     
BT Freemanb Baddeley13     
RW Hutchisonc Speed b Kohlhase14     
KO Campbellc Harris b Morgan56     
PC Semplec Kohlhase b McIntyre61     
*GD Alabasterb Sutton8     
JC Alabasterc Sparling b Kohlhase2     
MG Webbc Sutton b Baddeley11     
+BD Milburnc Harris b Sparling10     
RH Proutingnot out8     
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 9 nb, 1 w)20
Total(all out, 97.3 overs)347
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-46, 3-93, 4-210, 5-254, 6-265, 7-296, 8-326, 9-332, 10-347 (97.3 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kohlhase19   3503--
Sutton18   2742--
Baddeley19   6532--
McIntyre22   1771--
Morgan6   0171--
Carson1   070--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Carsonc Campbell b Webb1     
RM Harrisc Milburn b JC Alabaster44     
RW Morganb Webb5     
*JT Sparlingc Campbell b Webb4     
JG Kempb JC Alabaster8     
+SR Speedc GD Alabaster b JC Alabaster76     
SW Kohlhasec Campbell b GD Alabaster0     
RE Suttonc Campbell b JC Alabaster0     
DO Neelyb JC Alabaster13     
JM McIntyrenot out9     
RA Baddeleyc Milburn b GD Alabaster0     
Extras(2 nb)2
Total(all out, 56.5 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-13, 3-34, 4-49, 5-70, 6-73, 7-106, 8-149, 9-155, 10-162 (56.5 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Webb10   1463--
Prouting5   2180--
JC Alabaster23   3625--
GD Alabaster18.53342--

Auckland second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JR Carsonc Milburn b Webb13     
RM Harrisc and b Webb28     
RW Morganb JC Alabaster40     
*JT Sparlingb Webb0     
JG Kemplbw b Hutchison108     
+SR Speedc Pearson b JC Alabaster7     
SW Kohlhasec Milburn b JC Alabaster1     
RE Suttonc Hollands b Hutchison8     
JM McIntyrenot out87     
DO Neelyc Pearson b JC Alabaster0     
RA Baddeleyst Milburn b Webb1     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 4 nb)10
Total(all out, 109.1 overs)303
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-59, 3-62, 4-88, 5-98, 6-100, 7-137, 8-277, 9-280, 10-303 (109.1 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Prouting7   1280--
JC Alabaster34   10844--
GD Alabaster36   16660--
Campbell6   1230--
Hutchison5   3122--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LR Pearsonb Sparling20     
LD Hollandsc and b Sparling14     
BT Freemanc Sparling b McIntyre12     
RW Hutchisonnot out40     
KO Campbellnot out23     
PC Sempledid not bat      
*GD Alabasterdid not bat      
JC Alabasterdid not bat      
MG Webbdid not bat      
+BD Milburndid not bat      
RH Proutingdid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 nb)10
Total(3 wickets, 46.5 overs)119
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-39, 3-73
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kohlhase3   050--
Sutton4   080--
Sparling18   9322--
McIntyre9   1201--

--> LR Pearson (1) passed his previous highest score of 88 in Plunket Shield matches
--> LR Pearson (1) made his first century in Plunket Shield matches
--> LR Pearson (1) passed his previous highest score of 88 in first-class matches
--> LR Pearson (1) made his first century in first-class matches
--> RM Harris (1) passed 2000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 36
--> JG Kemp (2) passed his previous highest score of 106 in first-class matches
--> JG Kemp (2) passed his previous highest score of 106 in Plunket Shield matches
--> JM McIntyre (2) passed his previous highest score of 54 in first-class matches
--> JM McIntyre (2) passed his previous highest score of 54 in Plunket Shield matches
--> JC Alabaster reached 450 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Auckland first innings