Northern Districts v Wellington
State Championship 2002/03
VenueOwen Delany Park, Taupo on 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th January 2003 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthern Districts won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNorthern Districts 0; Wellington 2
UmpiresGAV Baxter, GC Holdem
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Wellington (1) 129/2 (Parlane 49*, Morgan 3*; 53 overs)
Close of play day 3Northern Districts (1) 95/3 (Parlane 29*, HJH Marshall 7*; 44 overs)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MD Bellc and b Yovich1437482- 
RA Jonesc MN Hart b Martin561411753- 
NR Parlanec RG Hart b MN Hart6319521991 
LJ Morganc JAH Marshall b Yovich301001293- 
GT Donaldsonb West3576986- 
+CJ Nevinlbw b West3750696- 
MDJ Walkerc MN Hart b Martin01011-- 
MR Jeffersonlbw b Martin1024332- 
AJ Pennc JAH Marshall b Martin046-- 
MR Gillespienot out31725-- 
IE O'Brienb Martin452-- 
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 8 nb, 2 w)17
Total(all out, 109 overs)269
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-115, 3-166, 4-180, 5-249, 6-252, 7-256, 8-258, 9-265, 10-269 (109 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Yovich28   785224
West25   9572-2
Aldridge7   1180--
Martin30   11485-1
Orchard11   4300--
MN Hart8   0241-1

Northern Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JAH Marshalllbw b Penn811102- 
NKW Horsleyc Nevin b O'Brien2343692- 
MG Orchardlbw b O'Brien22781093- 
ME Parlanec Parlane b O'Brien8015822512- 
HJH Marshalllbw b Jefferson17951172- 
MN Hartc Nevin b Jefferson023-- 
*+RG Hartrun out61518-- 
JAF Yovichnot out33678231 
BP Martinc Bell b O'Brien816221- 
GW Aldridgec Bell b Jefferson21318-- 
GL Westc Bell b Penn157-- 
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 5 nb)10
Total(all out, 83 overs)210
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-45, 3-70, 4-143, 5-143, 6-152, 7-174, 8-186, 9-207, 10-210 (83 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Penn18   6452-2
Gillespie9   1290-2
O'Brien23   7684-1
Walker14   4250--
Jefferson19   7383--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MD Bellrun out3077902- 
RA Jonesnot out1963903- 
NR Parlanedid not bat      
LJ Morgandid not bat      
GT Donaldsondid not bat      
+CJ Nevindid not bat      
MDJ Walkerdid not bat      
MR Jeffersondid not bat      
AJ Penndid not bat      
MR Gillespiedid not bat      
IE O'Briendid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 5 nb, 2 w)8
Total(1 wicket, 22.3 overs)57
Fall of wickets:
1-57 (Bell, 22.3 ov)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Yovich8   021015
West6   1210--

--> RA Jones (1) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 34
--> LJ Morgan (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in Plunket Shield matches
--> LJ Morgan (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in first-class matches
--> ME Parlane (1) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 31
--> MR Jefferson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Plunket Shield matches in the Northern Districts first innings (previous best was 3-41)