North Island v South Island
First-Class matches in New Zealand 1903/04
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 21st, 22nd, 23rd January 1904 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorth Island won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSouth Island won by 2 wickets
UmpiresD McKenzie, CEHV Stevens
Close of play day 1South Island (1) 18/3 (Ollivier 9*)
Close of play day 2North Island (2) 156 all out

North Island first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Olliffc Boxshall b Howell0     
KH Tuckerc and b Callaway8     
FR Masonc Orchard b Callaway36     
JJ Mahoneyst Boxshall b Ongley54     
VH Watersc Howell b Strange6     
*TDB Hayb Ongley23     
HA Bishopb Strange2     
WI Stemsonb Callaway5     
JE Macasseyb Howell24     
EF Uphamc Callaway b Howell21     
EO Halesnot out5     
Extras(11 b, 1 w)12
Total(all out, 53 overs)196
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Olliff), 2-24 (Tucker), 3-68 (Mason), 4-74 (Waters), 5-127 (Hay), 6-136 (Bishop), 7-142 (Mahoney), 8-150 (Stemson), 9-191, 10-196 (53 ov)
South Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Callaway18   3593--
Howell10   3393--
Strange13   2412--
Ongley12   0452--

South Island first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KM Ollivierb Upham48     
RB Strangec Mahoney b Stemson6     
CE Howdenb Hales0     
AM Ongleyb Stemson1     
J Bakerrun out (Hay)32     
H Grahamb Stemson10     
ST Callawayc Waters b Stemson17     
*SA Orchardnot out37     
FJ Shacklockb Upham2     
+C Boxshallc Mason b Upham3     
WB Howellrun out0     
Extras(9 b, 3 lb)12
Total(all out, 48 overs)168
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Strange), 2-11 (Howden), 3-18 (Ongley), 4-95 (Baker), 5-96 (Ollivier), 6-117 (Callaway), 7-141 (Graham), 8-154 (Shacklock), 9-164 (Boxshall), 10-168 (Howell, 48 ov)
North Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hales8   1241--
Stemson21   2724--
Upham16   3493--
Olliff3   0110--

North Island second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
C Olliffc Shacklock b Strange49     
HA Bishopb Howell4     
FR Masonc Baker b Shacklock26     
JJ Mahoneyrun out31     
VH Watersc Orchard b Strange4     
KH Tuckerc Baker b Callaway13     
*TDB Hayb Callaway5     
JE Macasseyb Callaway3     
WI Stemsonb Howell1     
EF Uphamnot out2     
EO Halesb Callaway2     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)16
Total(all out, 54 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Bishop), 2-66 (Mason), 3-100 (Olliff), 4-108 (Waters), 5-123 (Mahoney), 6-129 (Hay), 7-147 (Tucker), 8-152 (Stemson), 9-154 (Macassey), 10-156 (Hales, 54 ov)
South Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Callaway21   10194--
Howell10   2312--
Strange4   0212--
Ongley5   1150--
Shacklock13   2491--
Orchard1   050--

South Island second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KM Ollivierb Stemson22     
RB Strangeb Upham6     
J Bakerb Upham1     
H Grahamc Olliff b Upham60     
*SA Orchardc Mahoney b Stemson0     
ST Callawaynot out63     
CE Howdenb Upham6     
WB Howellc and b Tucker14     
AM Ongleyb Tucker0     
+C Boxshallnot out4     
FJ Shacklockdid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 1 lb)9
Total(8 wickets, 36 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-13 (Strange), 2-19 (Baker), 3-59 (Ollivier), 4-59 (Orchard), 5-133 (Graham), 6-144 (Howden), 7-179 (Howell), 8-179 (Ongley)
North Island bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hales5   0440--
Stemson10   1442--
Upham18   3794--
Tucker3   092--

--> RB Strange made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AM Ongley made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> FR Mason (1) passed his previous highest score of 31 in First-Class matches
--> JJ Mahoney (1) passed his previous highest score of 40 in First-Class matches
--> ST Callaway (2) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 45
--> ST Callaway reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when he dismissed WI Stemson, his 3rd wicket in the North Island first innings