Ashburton County v Canterbury XI
Other matches in New Zealand 1950/51
VenueAshburton Domain, Ashburton on 29th, 30th December 1950 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury XI won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Ashburton County (1) 92/1 (Griffiths 28*, Cullen 53*; 37 overs)

Ashburton County first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithlbw b Perry6     
+IJ Griffithsc Thomas b Baxter90  11- 
HJ Cullenc Royfee b Patrick56  42 
BM Jordanrun out0  -- 
HJ Jordanc Perry b Baxter65  62 
MG Wallb Perry5   - 
AJ Burrowsc Newman b Perry0  -- 
DF O'Gradyc Farrant b Lloyd11     
CJ Harperb Lloyd11     
CAF Stareb Perry0  -- 
*PL Zouchnot out0  -- 
Extras(19 b, 7 lb)26
Total(all out, 102.1 overs)268
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Smith), 2-97 (Cullen), 3-97 (BM Jordan), 4-229 (HJ Jordan), 5-240 (Griffiths), 6-242 (Wall), 7-242 (Burrows), 8-261 (O'Grady), 9-268 (Harper), 10-268 (Stare, 102.1 ov)
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomas10   1250--
Patrick21   8691--
Reid15   5390--
Gearry10   5100--
Lloyd14   3372--
Baxter7   2162--

Canterbury XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DR Farrantrun out46     
LJ Newmanlbw b Stare16     
GE Royfeec and b Stare10     
GN Gearryc O'Grady b Zouch23     
GL Perryb Harper16     
+IP Andersonlbw b Zouch53  6- 
*IA Baxterlbw b Harper1  -- 
DA Thomasc Burrows b Wall24     
JS Patrickb HJ Jordan13     
A Lloydc Wall b Zouch13     
DJ Reidnot out2  -- 
Extras(4 b, 6 lb)10
Total(all out, 80 overs)226
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Newman), 2-43 (Royfee), 3-78 (Gearry), 4-109 (Farrant), 5-118 (Perry), 6-120 (Baxter), 7-177, 8-199, 9-221, 10-226 (80 ov)
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wall10   0301--
Stare22   4662--
Harper17   4452--
Zouch19   3443--
O'Grady7   2180--
HJ Jordan5   1131--

--> Ashburton County first innings batting adds 2 runs over
--> Canterbury XI first innings batting adds 1 run over

IJ Griffiths and HJ Jordan added 132 for the fourth wicket in the Ashburton County first innings
The match did not start until 4.40pm on the first day due to heavy rain the day before which left the outfield saturated