Central Districts v Wellington
State Championship 2002/03
VenueQueen Elizabeth Park, Masterton on 25th, 26th, 27th February 2003 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCentral Districts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWellington won by 9 wickets
PointsCentral Districts 0; Wellington 6
UmpiresBG Frost, MP George
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 139/4 (Jones 81*, Donaldson 23*; 41 overs)
Close of play day 2Central Districts (2) 87/5 (Ryder 15*, Loveridge 5*; 41 overs)

Central Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*CM Spearmanb Penn113750-- 
JM Howc Nevin b Penn53039-- 
GR Toddlbw b Penn011-- 
GP Sulzbergerlbw b Penn42245-- 
LRPL Taylorc Franklin b Penn2141643- 
JD Ryderc O'Brien b Penn37598751 
GR Loveridgec Parlane b Franklin1029342- 
+BBJ Griggsc Nevin b Walker72637-- 
MJ Masonc Penn b O'Brien522341- 
AM Schwasslbw b Walker31623-- 
LJ Hamiltonnot out054-- 
Extras(4 b, 8 lb, 9 nb, 4 w)25
Total(all out, 46.3 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-17, 2-17, 3-23, 4-38, 5-57, 6-82, 7-119, 8-119, 9-124, 10-128 (46.3 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Penn19   833611
Franklin10   042118
Walker8   482--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MD Belllbw b Mason1129381- 
RA Jonesc Griggs b Sulzberger12821529317- 
NR Parlanelbw b Mason389-- 
LJ Woodcockc How b Schwass62632-- 
JEC Franklinc Griggs b Sulzberger61821-- 
GT Donaldsonc Loveridge b Sulzberger5715219651 
+CJ Nevinlbw b Schwass2338384- 
MDJ Walkerc Griggs b Mason2762775- 
AJ Pennc Loveridge b Schwass2437454- 
JS Patelnot out2616-- 
IE O'Brienc Loveridge b Sulzberger11513-- 
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 8 nb, 2 w)17
Total(all out, 99.5 overs)305
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-33, 3-58, 4-84, 5-220, 6-231, 7-262, 8-302, 9-302, 10-305 (99.5 ov)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mason31   10773--
Todd3   026011
Loveridge4   0210--

Central Districts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JM Howc Nevin b Walker29851214- 
*CM Spearmanc Nevin b Franklin1628342- 
GR Toddc Jones b Walker52225-- 
GP Sulzbergerlbw b Walker63448-- 
LRPL Taylorc Walker b O'Brien11721-- 
JD Ryderc Penn b Patel661201558- 
GR Loveridgelbw b Franklin63237-- 
+BBJ Griggsc Donaldson b Woodcock3810213631 
MJ Masonb O'Brien1643473- 
AM Schwassc Nevin b O'Brien1025221- 
LJ Hamiltonnot out027-- 
Extras(2 b, 10 lb, 7 nb)19
Total(all out, 83.5 overs)212
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-35, 3-59, 4-64, 5-66, 6-89, 7-183, 8-202, 9-209, 10-212 (83.5 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Penn5   180-1
Franklin16   2452-2
Walker23   11413--
Woodcock8   3181-1
Patel12   2251-2

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MD Bellb Mason1815153- 
RA Jonesnot out1114252- 
NR Parlanenot out4891- 
LJ Woodcockdid not bat      
JEC Franklindid not bat      
GT Donaldsondid not bat      
+CJ Nevindid not bat      
MDJ Walkerdid not bat      
AJ Penndid not bat      
JS Pateldid not bat      
IE O'Briendid not bat      
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(1 wicket, 6.1 overs)36
Fall of wickets:
1-29 (Bell)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mason3   0131--

--> The match was scheduled for four days but completed in three.
--> GR Loveridge made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> GR Loveridge made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> LRPL Taylor (1) passed his previous highest score of 12 in Plunket Shield matches
--> LRPL Taylor (1) passed his previous highest score of 12 in First-Class matches
--> RA Jones (1) 100 in 163 balls, 230 minutes
--> CJ Nevin (1) passed 2000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 20
--> JD Ryder (2) passed his previous highest score of 45 in Plunket Shield matches
--> JD Ryder (2) passed his previous highest score of 45 in First-Class matches
--> GP Sulzberger reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Wellington first innings
--> JS Patel reached 50 wickets in Plunket Shield matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Central Districts second innings