Canterbury v Otago
Gillette Cup (New Zealand) 1977/78 (Semi-Final)
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 19th November 1977 (30-over match)
Balls per over8
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to field
ResultCanterbury won by 2 wickets
UmpiresF Fielding, DC Wilson
Man of the MatchRJ Hadlee

Otago inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
WL Blairb RJ Hadlee42     
SJ McCullumlbw b Boock22     
KO Campbellc Ryan b Congdon21     
BL Cairnsc RJ Hadlee b DR Hadlee44     
*+WK Leesb Congdon1     
PR Facooryc Ryan b DR Hadlee9     
BR Blairb DR Hadlee6     
GC Osbornerun out5     
GA Powellnot out5     
CM Kirknot out0     
GB Thomsondid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb)7
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 30 overs)162
Fall of wickets:
1-39, 2-70, 3-126, 4-128, 5-145, 6-145, 7-153, 8-161
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
RJ Hadlee6   1111--48.001.83
King6   0280---4.67
Boock6   0331--48.005.50
Congdon6   0402--24.006.67
DR Hadlee6   0433--16.007.17

Canterbury inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AE Collinslbw b Osborne33     
PG Comanb Kirk36     
BE Congdonc Cairns b Powell29     
PE McEwanc Thomson b Powell15     
RJ Hadleeb Cairns22     
DW Steadc Lees b Cairns2     
NM Parkerrun out0     
*+ML Ryannot out11     
DR Hadleerun out4     
SL Boocknot out0     
RH Kingdid not bat      
Extras(14 lb)14
Total(8 wickets, 29.6 overs)166
Fall of wickets:
1-55, 2-99, 3-117, 4-121, 5-150, 6-150, 7-152, 8-159
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Thomson6   0240---4.00
Cairns6   0292--24.004.83
Osborne6   0361--48.006.00
Kirk6   0241--48.004.00

--> WL Blair passed his previous highest score of 29 in ListA matches
--> BL Cairns passed his previous highest score of 35 in ListA matches
--> GA Powell made his last appearance in ListA matches
--> CM Kirk made his last appearance in ListA matches
--> AE Collins passed his previous highest score of 21 in ListA matches
--> RH King made his debut in ListA matches
--> DR Hadlee reached 50 wickets in ListA matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Otago innings