Canterbury XI v Ashburton County
Other matches in New Zealand 1955/56
VenueHagley Oval, Christchurch on 24th October 1955 (1-day single innings match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultCanterbury XI won by 2 wickets
UmpiresF Dennis, ED Milne

Ashburton County inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithc and b Gibson13     
+IJ Griffithsc and b Gibson9     
EM Flahertyc Turnbull b Muncaster2     
MBA Willsc Gibson b Sinclair8     
*TA Dennisc Muncaster b McNicholl30     
HJ Cullenc Haworth b McNicholl36     
SW Goodwinc and b Sinclair13     
JC Burtonc Haworth b Sinclair11     
RJ Ashworthrun out1     
DCL Johnsonc Dennis b Betty0     
RF Millichampnot out0     
Extras(10 b, 5 lb)15
Total(all out, 74.2 overs)138
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-41, 5-103, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-138 (74.2 ov)
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McNicholl13   6172--
Gibson16   8192--
Turnbull8   1300--
Sinclair19   9323--
Muncaster5   091--

Canterbury XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BMJ Dineenc Flaherty b Johnson45     
WEG Muncasterc Griffiths b Goodwin2     
GW McKenzielbw b Ashworth14     
BA Haworthc Dennis b Goodwin0     
JC Abramsc Dennis b Goodwin41     
IM Sinclairb Goodwin21     
DL Turnbullb Wills7     
TD Gibsonnot out5     
A Dennisc Wills b Goodwin0     
SM Bettynot out10     
KJ McNicholldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 w)5
Total(8 wickets, 38 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goodwin11   2365--
Millichamp6   0240--
Johnson3   1121--
Ashworth5   3161--
Dennis4   1110--
Cullen4   0260--
Burton2   150--
Wills3   0151--

--> Canterbury XI batted on after winning

Canterbury XI were 8 wickets down when they passed the Ashburton County score