Central Districts v Auckland
State Championship 2004/05
VenueMcLean Park, Napier on 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd March 2005 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCentral Districts won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCentral Districts 1; Auckland 1
UmpiresDB Cowie, IW Shine
Close of play day 1Auckland (1) 12/0 (Jones 4*, Horne 8*; 6 overs)
Close of play day 2Auckland (1) 29/0 (Jones 8*, Horne 21*; 15 overs)
Close of play day 3Auckland (1) 140/3 (Walker 10*, Barnes 2*; 73.4 overs)

Central Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJ Ingramlbw b Adams451291816- 
JM Howc Young b Adams1028301- 
MS Sinclairlbw b Canning1533361- 
*GP Sulzbergerc Canning b Adams1223251- 
JI Englefieldb Mills85360-- 
LRPL Taylorlbw b Barnes3365732- 
+BBJ Griggsb Mills36971425- 
EP Thompsonc Young b Mills81316-- 
RM Westlbw b Canning733391- 
BE Heffordnot out1842531- 
LJ Hamiltonc Jones b Mills51617-- 
Extras(6 b, 6 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 87.5 overs)214
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (How), 2-41 (Sinclair), 3-58 (Sulzberger), 4-94 (Englefield), 5-118 (Ingram), 6-136 (Taylor), 7-150 (Thompson), 8-175 (West), 9-202 (Griggs), 10-214 (Hamilton)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adams26   85531-
Canning21   8392-1
Hitchcock8   1240-1
Barnes10   2301--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Jonesc Griggs b Thompson1053641- 
MJ Hornelbw b West691592048- 
RJ Nicolc Taylor b Thompson431641933- 
*BGK Walkernot out1051711- 
AC Barnesnot out21616-- 
C Cachopadid not bat      
TK Canningdid not bat      
KD Millsdid not bat      
AR Adamsdid not bat      
PA Hitchcockdid not bat      
+RA Youngdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(3 wickets, 73.4 overs)140
Fall of wickets:
1-31 (Jones), 2-115 (Horne), 3-133 (Nicol)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hamilton4   170--
Hefford21   5450-1
Thompson20   11322--
Sulzberger11   2240--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> GP Sulzberger made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GP Sulzberger made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> RM West made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> PJ Ingram (1) passed 1000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 17
--> LRPL Taylor (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 14