Northern Districts v Wellington
State Shield 2004/05
VenueOwen Delany Park, Taupo on 4th February 2005 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossNorthern Districts won the toss and decided to field
ResultNorthern Districts won by 1 run (Duckworth/Lewis method)
PointsNorthern Districts 4; Wellington 0
UmpiresDB Cowie, TJ Parlane

Wellington inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
CJ Nevinc Yovich b Hart70741278-94.59
*SP Flemingc Hart b Yovich70445694159.09
ME Parlaneb Orchard50495033102.04
JD Ryderc Aldridge b Tuffey1711142-154.55
+NR Parlanec Evans b Aldridge51021--50.00
JEC Franklinc McGlashan b Aldridge145--25.00
LJ Woodcockst McGlashan b Hart265--33.33
MY Pasupatinot out1315301-86.67
MR Gillespiec Orchard b Tuffey172122-180.95
JS Patelnot out002--0.00
IE O'Briendid not bat      
Extras(11 lb, 6 nb, 5 w)22
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 38 overs)267
Fall of wickets:
1-117 (Fleming), 2-200 (ME Parlane), 3-228 (Ryder), 4-229 (Nevin), 5-231 (Franklin), 6-236 (Woodcock), 7-238 (NR Parlane), 8-265 (Gillespie)
Northern Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Tuffey8   0492-424.006.12
Aldridge7   07122-21.0010.14
Yovich4   04211224.0010.50
Styris6   0320---5.33
Hart8   0342--24.004.25
Orchard5   0281--30.005.60

Northern Districts inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
NKW Horsleyc Woodcock b Gillespie032--0.00
AW Evanslbw b Franklin029--0.00
JAF Yovichc O'Brien b Gillespie1920243-95.00
SB Styrisc Nevin b Franklin96577385168.42
HJH Marshallb Patel111623--68.75
MN Hartnot out1822331-81.82
+PD McGlashannot out612-1600.00
MG Orcharddid not bat      
DR Tuffeydid not bat      
GW Aldridgedid not bat      
*JAH Marshalldid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb, 12 w)14
Total(5 wickets, 20 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Horsley), 2-4 (Evans), 3-41 (Yovich), 4-98 (HJH Marshall), 5-157 (Styris)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Gillespie4   02724-12.006.75
Franklin4   03121-12.007.75
O'Brien3   030021-10.00
Pasupati4   03201--8.00
Patel5   0431--30.008.60

--> Wellington innings was reduced to 38 overs, Northern Districts target was 207 runs in 25 overs
--> When play was halted Northern Districts needed to have scored 164 runs to win
--> CJ Nevin passed 3500 runs in List A matches when he reached 23

There were several rain breaks and Northern Districts targets were successively 283 in 38 overs, 242 in 31 overs, 207 in 25 overs and finally 163 in 20 overs.
Aldridge conceded 30 runs in his second over: 6-6-4-3 wides-4-0-1 wide-6, Fleming being the striker.