South Canterbury v Canterbury
Other matches in New Zealand 1898/99
VenueTemuka Oval, Temuka on 14th, 15th December 1898 (2-day match)
Balls per over5
TossToss not known
ResultCanterbury won by an innings and 87 runs
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 23/6 (TW Reese 29*, Boxshall 11*)

South Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CA Jeffersonb Bennett0     
W Mendelsonb Bennett0     
CH MacIntoshrun out0     
WJ Cotterillc Sims b D Reese8     
PW Hislopc Bennett b D Reese10     
BR Macdonaldnot out40     
HW Whitec Sims b D Reese5     
RH Pearpointst Boxshall b Phillips1     
JR Montgomeryc AE Ridley b Barry0     
W Whitec and b Barry4     
D McCaskillb Phillips0     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb)5
Total(all out, 23.2 overs)74
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-74 (23.2 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
D Reese8   3203--
Bennett6   2192--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HC Ridleylbw b HW White1     
D Reeseb McCaskill83     
WCH Wigleyb Montgomery51     
A Simsb Pearpoint6     
AE Ridleyc Mendelson b HW White15     
RDW Barryc Jefferson b HW White12     
TW Reeseb Montgomery33     
C Boxshallc W White b HW White17     
JH Bennettc Cotterill b HW White29     
J Phillipsnot out6     
EJ Parkerlbw b HW White9     
Extras(24 b, 10 lb)34
Total(all out)296
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-296
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
HW White??776--
W White??220--

South Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CA Jeffersonc and b D Reese21     
W Mendelsonc Phillips b D Reese11     
CH MacIntoshc and b D Reese0     
WJ Cotterillb D Reese0     
PW Hislopc Wigley b D Reese18     
BR Macdonaldlbw b Barry8     
HW Whitenot out48     
RH Pearpointb D Reese6     
JR Montgomeryc HC Ridley b D Reese4     
W Whiteb Sims12     
D McCaskillb Sims0     
Total(all out)135
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-135
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
D Reese??567--

--> South Canterbury first innings batting adds 1 run under

Source: South Canterbury Times, 15 December 1898, Temuka Leader, 17 December 1898