Northern Districts v Otago
Plunket Shield 1970/71
VenueSmallbone Park, Rotorua on 8th, 9th, 10th January 1971 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNorthern Districts won the toss and decided to field
ResultOtago won by 58 runs
PointsNorthern Districts 2 (Bowling 2); Otago 15 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresJBR Hastie, A Vince
Close of play day 1Otago (1) 216/7 (Semple 78*, Milburn 0*)
Close of play day 2Otago (2) 59/2 (O'Connor ?*)

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Turnerb Kennedy40     
KJ O'Connorb Foulds4     
LR Pearsonc Mountain b Foulds0     
RW Hutchisonb Kennedy32     
KO Campbelllbw b Kennedy2     
PC Semplenot out78     
*GD Alabasterc Smith b Kennedy50     
RA Royb McGill0     
B Andrewsb McGill6     
+BD Milburnnot out0     
MG Webbdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 2 lb)4
Total(8 wickets, declared, 73.1 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-7, 3-77, 4-79, 5-84, 6-187, 7-188, 8-202
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Foulds14   3472--
Smith12   3300--
Horton16   6350--
Kennedy19   3694--
Dunning2   060--

Northern Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Hortonb Roy31     
RJ McPhersonc Campbell b Andrews4     
JG Gibsonlbw b Alabaster8     
ADG Robertsc Hutchison b Andrews24     
GV Gilesc Andrews b Roy9     
*B Dunningc and b Roy5     
R McGillc Pearson b Andrews0     
+LS Mountainc Pearson b Andrews2     
KD Kennedynot out0     
JD Smithlbw b Andrews0     
BG Fouldsdid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)6
Total(9 wickets, declared, 33.7 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-33, 3-70, 4-81, 5-87, 6-87, 7-87, 8-89, 9-89 (33.7 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Webb3   1130--
Alabaster9   4151--
Roy5   2103--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GM Turnerc Mountain b Foulds0     
KJ O'Connorc Mountain b Smith24     
LR Pearsonc Dunning b Kennedy44     
RW Hutchisonnot out9     
KO Campbelldid not bat      
PC Sempledid not bat      
*GD Alabasterdid not bat      
RA Roydid not bat      
B Andrewsdid not bat      
+BD Milburndid not bat      
MG Webbdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(3 wickets, declared, 25.3 overs)80
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-59, 3-80 (25.3 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Foulds7   1101--
Smith8   1301--
Horton9   2330--

Northern Districts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MJ Hortonc Milburn b Andrews11     
RJ McPhersonrun out26     
JG Gibsonst Milburn b Alabaster0     
ADG Robertsrun out13     
GV Gilesb Andrews4     
*B Dunningc Turner b Alabaster37     
+LS Mountainc Milburn b Andrews6     
R McGillrun out21     
KD Kennedyc Semple b Webb2     
JD Smithc Milburn b Webb7     
BG Fouldsnot out16     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 4 nb)6
Total(all out, 49.6 overs)149
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-17, 3-36, 4-43, 5-87, 6-93, 7-103, 8-116, 9-125, 10-149 (49.6 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Webb7   1232--
Andrews14   4383--
Roy1   060--
Campbell5   370--

--> PC Semple (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 8
--> PC Semple (1) passed 1000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 44
--> R McGill made his debut in Plunket Shield matches
--> R McGill made his debut for Northern Districts in first-class matches
--> RA Roy achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches in the Northern Districts first innings (previous best was 1-26)
--> RA Roy achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Plunket Shield matches in the Northern Districts first innings (previous best was 1-26)
--> B Andrews reached 150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Northern Districts second innings