Canterbury v Wellington
Other First-Class matches in New Zealand 1906/07
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 19th, 21st, 22nd January 1907 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by 5 wickets
UmpiresAD Hart, A Hooper
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 11/2 (Patrick 8*, Bain 0*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 123/5 (Mahoney 52*, Laws 0*)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LT Cobcroftc Boxshall b Bennett7     
DC Collinsnot out53     
EM Beecheyc Williams b Bennett2     
+JJ Mahoneylbw b Ollivier1     
A Hawthorneb Ollivier0     
*KH Tuckerc Ridley b Ollivier6     
FA Lawsb Bennett12     
WD McDermidc Bennett b Ollivier20     
JP Blacklockb Ollivier0     
EF Uphamc Anthony b Ollivier9     
EO Halesrun out4     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)17
Total(all out, 55.2 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Cobcroft), 2-24 (Beechey), 3-27 (Mahoney), 4-31 (Hawthorne), 5-43 (Tucker), 6-64 (Laws), 7-104 (McDermid), 8-105 (Blacklock), 9-122 (Upham), 10-131 (Hales, 55.2 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bennett27   12453--
Williams4   1140--
Ridley5   1120--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KS Williamsb Tucker0     
RA Ridleyc and b Cobcroft3     
WR Patrickb Upham8     
KB Bainb Laws25     
A Anthonyc McDermid b Tucker13     
*TW Reesec Beechey b Upham17     
JD Lawrencec Collins b Upham60     
KM Ollivierc Upham b Tucker17     
HB Whittac Beechey b Upham15     
JH Bennettnot out4     
+C Boxshallc Mahoney b Tucker3     
Total(all out, 67.5 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Williams), 2-5 (Ridley), 3-18 (Patrick), 4-35 (Anthony), 5-65 (Bain), 6-95 (Reese), 7-148 (Ollivier), 8-168 (Lawrence), 9-171 (Whitta), 10-176 (Boxshall, 67.5 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham26   4664--
Laws14   6251--
Cobcroft2   071--
Hales7   2170--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LT Cobcroftc Williams b Patrick47     
DC Collinslbw b Ollivier1     
+JJ Mahoneynot out63     
A Hawthornec Patrick b Bennett0     
EM Beecheyb Bain9     
*KH Tuckerb Bennett6     
FA Lawsc Boxshall b Ollivier0     
JP Blacklockc Reese b Ollivier8     
WD McDermidb Ollivier1     
EF Uphamb Bennett9     
EO Halesc Bennett b Ollivier1     
Extras(3 b, 5 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 77 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Collins), 2-74 (Cobcroft), 3-78 (Hawthorne), 4-107 (Beechey), 5-122 (Tucker), 6-123 (Laws), 7-135 (Blacklock), 8-140 (McDermid), 9-153 (Upham), 10-154 (Hales, 77 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ollivier29   7665--
Bennett26   9423--
Williams9   2150--
Ridley5   2100--
Lawrence1   100--
Patrick3   221--
Reese1   010--
Bain3   091--

Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WR Patricklbw b Upham6     
A Anthonyb Upham23     
KM Ollivierc Laws b Cobcroft26     
KS Williamsb Upham0     
RA Ridleylbw b Upham12     
JD Lawrencenot out26     
JH Bennettnot out10     
KB Baindid not bat      
*TW Reesedid not bat      
HB Whittadid not bat      
+C Boxshalldid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 1 lb)7
Total(5 wickets, 35 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Patrick), 2-37 (Anthony), 3-37 (Williams), 4-65 (Ridley), 5-81 (Ollivier)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Upham18   3584--
Tucker5   190--
Laws5   1140--
Cobcroft1   0111--
Hales4   1110--
Beechey2   200--

--> DC Collins (1) passed his previous highest score of 23 in first-class matches
--> WD McDermid made his debut in first-class matches
--> KS Williams made his debut in first-class matches
--> JJ Mahoney (2) passed his previous highest score of 54 in first-class matches
--> RA Ridley made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> JD Lawrence (2) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 7
--> KM Ollivier achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed EF Upham in the Wellington first innings (previous best was 5-113)