Wairarapa v Auckland Colts
Other matches in New Zealand 1948/49
VenuePark Oval, Masterton on 30th, 31st December 1948 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresL Belworthy, D Marshall
Close of play day 1Auckland Colts (1) 95/4 (Ellis 23*, Marsden 17*)

Wairarapa first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WJ Petersonc Higgins b Wallace3     
EG Hoarnot out65     
BW Hensonrun out9     
MJ Galyerb Higgins4     
RI Forresterc Crump b Higgins0     
EGA Mastersb Brooker10     
O Hensonc Skeen b Wallace22     
A Cruickshankb Wallace2     
MJ Carterb Higgins7     
EF Rennerc Marsden b Wallace7     
BP McNabc Skeen b Wallace14     
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 65 overs)148
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Peterson), 2-24 (BW Henson), 3-30 (Galyer), 4-34 (Forrester), 5-47 (Masters), 6-93 (O Henson), 7-107 (Cruickshank), 8-117 (Carter), 9-129 (Renner), 10-148 (McNab, 65 ov)
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Skeen16   4350--
Wallace17   7365--
Higgins12   2303--
Brooker16   3301--
Deas4   0120--

Auckland Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HT Pearsonlbw b Masters4     
D Boadenb Renner26     
KR Deasb Masters8     
DL Perryc Masters b Galyer10     
JD Ellisb Galyer46     
N Marsdenc Peterson b Masters76     
VG Brookerc Peterson b Masters50     
BA Higginslbw b Cruickshank0     
JR Skeennot out11     
+WC Crumplbw b Galyer12     
RJ Wallacec Renner b Masters14     
Extras(12 b, 13 lb)25
Total(all out, 97.4 overs)282
Fall of wickets:
1-4 (Pearson), 2-20 (Deas), 3-41, 4-55, 5-129, 6-242, 7-242, 8-242, 9-266, 10-282 (97.4 ov)
Wairarapa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Renner15   5411--
Cruickshank14   4311--
Galyer21   4443--
Forrester6   1200--
McNab4   180--
Peterson3   0120--
BW Henson2   0220--
Carter1   0130--

Wairarapa second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*WJ Petersonretired hurt38     
EG Hoarb Brooker13     
BW Hensonb Brooker7     
MJ Galyerb Brooker0     
RI Forresterc and b Deas5     
EGA Mastersc Pearson b Skeen0     
O Hensonnot out49     
A Cruickshankc Brooker b Boaden33     
MJ Carterc and b Higgins28     
BP McNabc Brooker b Higgins4     
EF Rennernot out1     
Extras(14 b, 6 lb, 1 nb)21
Total(8 wickets, 54 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-42, 3-44, 4-50, 5-106, 6-136, 7-189, 8-194
Auckland Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Skeen13   2401--
Wallace14   5340--
Higgins8   0382--
Brooker13   1383--
Deas3   0121--
Boaden3   0161--

N Marsden and VG Brooker added 113 for the sixth wicket in the Auckland Colts second innings
The exact batting order in the Wairarapa second innings is not known