Bay of Plenty v Waikato
Other matches in New Zealand 1954/55
VenueTauranga Domain Inner Ground, Tauranga on 19th, 20th March 1955 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossBay of Plenty won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Waikato (1) ?/0 (Higgins ?*, Albrechtsen ?*)

Bay of Plenty first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Mackayc Higgins b Hoskin03 -- 
JA Reidc Higgins b Uttley83 2157- 
DK Richardsonc Attwood b Higgins33     
PH Smithc and b Hoskin7     
E Andrewsc Gray b Hoskin2     
MC Langdonc Spence b Keeley82  10- 
NJ Robsonc Higgins b Hoskin9     
JB Dempster-Rivettrun out1     
MD Bellb Hoskin13     
BL Turnbullnot out18     
J Ruffc Albrechtsen b Keeley6  -1 
Total(all out, 95.1 overs)286
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Mackay, 0.3 ov), 2-65 (Richardson), 3-? (Smith), 4-82 (Andrews), 5-186 (Reid), 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-286 (95.1 ov)
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hoskin28   5825--
Puna16   4350--
Uttley11   1441--
Higgins21   6471--

Waikato first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*BB Higginsc Dempster-Rivett b Langdon20     
FH Albrechtsenc and b Robson54     
B McBurney hit wkt b Robson38     
LM Uttleyc Langdon b Bell9     
DJ Grayb Langdon2     
R Spencec Mackay b Ruff47     
RN Procterc Richardson b Bell12     
N Punanot out48  8- 
RJ Keeleyb Ruff0     
T Attwoodb Ruff5     
DC Hoskinb Dempster-Rivett5     
Total(all out, 92.3 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-119, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-161, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-276 (92.3 ov)
Bay of Plenty bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Turnbull11   2340--
Ruff17   3363--
Langdon23   8512--
Bell12   0522--
Robson7   2202--
Smith2   130--

Bay of Plenty second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*D Mackayb Hoskin5     
PH Smithc and b Keeley7     
NJ Robsonc Puna b Gray9     
E Andrewsnot out18     
JA Reidnot out2     
DK Richardsondid not bat      
MC Langdondid not bat      
JB Dempster-Rivettdid not bat      
MD Belldid not bat      
BL Turnbulldid not bat      
J Ruffdid not bat      
Total(3 wickets)51
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Waikato bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

J Reid and MC Langdon added 104 for the fifth wicket in the Bay of Plenty first innings
Waikato successfully appealed against the light on the first day after 20 minutes batting