Canterbury v Otago
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1894/95
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 23rd, 25th, 26th February 1895 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to bat
ResultOtago won by 4 wickets
UmpiresA Glen, AEJ Jones
Close of play day 1Otago (1) 100/5 (Rattray 4*, Clayton 17*)
Close of play day 2Otago (2) 2/1 (Baker 0*, Currie 0*)

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LA Cuffb Fisher2     
JD Lawrencerun out18     
HS de Mausb Downes5     
ABM Labattb Fisher1     
WC Pearcec Rains b Downes1     
F Macdonaldrun out2     
F Wildingst Rains b Fisher4     
+JU Collinsc and b Downes1     
AE Ridleyc and b Fisher4     
TW Reeseb Downes4     
W Robertsonnot out0     
Extras(4 b)4
Total(all out, 33.2 overs)46
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Cuff), 2-12 (de Maus), 3-13 (Labatt), 4-19 (Pearce), 5-23 (Macdonald), 6-31 (Wilding), 7-32 (Collins), 8-41 (Lawrence), 9-46 (Reese), 10-46 (Ridley, 33.2 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Downes17   6234--

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Bakerc Reese b de Maus12     
WH Parkerb Pearce3     
AD Downesb Pearce0     
AE Clarkec and b Pearce41     
AH Fisherc Ridley b de Maus12     
*CW Rattrayc Labatt b Pearce12     
FD Claytonb Robertson28     
+AG Rains hit wkt b Robertson1     
F Harperc Labatt b Pearce7     
EW Currieb Robertson9     
J Hopenot out0     
Extras(10 b, 9 lb)19
Total(all out, 56.3 overs)144
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Parker), 2-3 (Downes), 3-56 (Baker), 4-68 (Fisher), 5-73 (Clarke), 6-118 (Rattray), 7-121 (Clayton), 8-124 (Rains), 9-144 (Harper), 10-144 (Currie, 56.3 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robertson19   4553--
Labatt7   4120--
de Maus9   1242--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*LA Cuffc Fisher b Hope10     
JD Lawrenceb Downes9     
ABM Labattst Rains b Hope57     
HS de Mausb Fisher11     
WC Pearcec Baker b Parker68     
F Macdonaldb Downes1     
+JU Collinsrun out10     
F Wildingc Rains b Hope3     
AE Ridleyc and b Parker2     
TW Reeserun out (Downes)15     
W Robertsonnot out11     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)7
Total(all out, 118.5 overs)204
Fall of wickets:
1-14 (Lawrence), 2-28 (Cuff), 3-59 (de Maus), 4-120 (Labatt), 5-128 (Macdonald), 6-167 (Pearce), 7-171 (Collins), 8-173 (Ridley), 9-181 (Wilding), 10-204 (Reese, 118.5 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fisher20   6331--
Hope39   14663--
Clayton4   1100--
Clarke8   650--
Rains5   1120--
Parker5   0172--

Otago second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
J Hopeb Robertson2     
J Bakerb de Maus8     
EW Currierun out7     
AE Clarkec Wilding b de Maus64     
+AG Rainsb Pearce1     
AH Fisherb de Maus8     
*CW Rattraynot out12     
F Harpernot out2     
WH Parkerdid not bat      
AD Downesdid not bat      
FD Claytondid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(6 wickets, 44.5 overs)107
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Hope), 2-9 (Currie), 3-52 (Baker), 4-53 (Rains), 5-62 (Fisher), 6-105 (Clarke)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robertson11   1261--
Pearce18   7381--
de Maus11   3223--
Cuff2   090--

--> TW Reese was run out when backing up by AD Downes in the Canterbury second innings
--> FD Clayton (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in first-class matches
--> F Harper made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> ABM Labatt (2) passed his previous highest score of 47 in first-class matches
--> WC Pearce (2) passed his previous highest score of 54 in first-class matches
--> AE Clarke (2) passed his previous highest score of 43 in first-class matches
--> WC Pearce achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed CW Rattray in the Otago first innings (previous best was 3-14)
--> WC Pearce achieved his first five wickets in an innings in first-class matches in the Otago first innings