Canterbury XI v South Canterbury
Other matches in New Zealand 1956/57
VenueHagley Oval, Christchurch on 9th November 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury XI won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresBanks, J Gover

South Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Bowdenc and b Duckmanton27  4- 
DR Farrantlbw b Duckmanton2     
+R Taiaroab Duckmanton0     
WM McDonaldb Gallop10     
LC Walkerlbw b Gallop4     
WG Pikec Dineen b Duckmanton1     
RJ Underdownc and b Duckmanton16  -2 
ME Purcellb Gallop0     
PJ Grenfelllbw b Duckmanton15     
MW Jackrun out5     
HN Dellownot out1     
Extras(10 b)10
Total(all out, 43.4 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Farrant), 2-? (Taiaroa), 3-? (McDonald), 4-43 (Bowden), 5-46, 6-50, 7-50, 8-?, 9-?, 10-91 (43.4 ov)
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cameron9   2200--
Capstick4   190--
Dineen5   270--
Gallop11   2363--

Canterbury XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Boltonb Purcell26     
JW D'Arcyc Taiaroa b Grenfell9     
BMJ Dineenb Dellow29     
JD Capstickb Purcell2     
BA Haworthc Farrant b Dellow6     
DW Crowec Bowden b Dellow3     
AG Duckmantonc Bowden b Dellow0     
*ME Chapplenot out26     
+AM Pearcec and b Grenfell13     
DL Galloplbw b Jack4     
SM Cameronb Jack0     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb)4
Total(all out, 46 overs)122
Fall of wickets:
1-23 (D'Arcy), 2-44 (Bolton), 3-? (Capstick), 4-? (Haworth), 5-? (Crowe), 6-68 (Duckmanton), 7-? (Dineen), 8-? (Pearce), 9-? (Gallop), 10-122 (Cameron, 46 ov)
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Grenfell9   0282--
Dellow15   6364--
Purcell6   0202--
Jack13   5272--
Bowden3   070--

South Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
R Bowdenb Capstick9     
LC Walkerc Crowe b Gallop10     
RJ Underdownst Pearce b Bolton14     
DR Farrantb Haworth20     
WM McDonaldc and b Bolton4     
PJ Grenfellrun out8     
+R Taiaroaretired hurt4     
WG Pikenot out0     
ME Purcellc Dineen b Haworth0     
MW Jackdid not bat      
HN Dellowdid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(7 wickets, 33.5 overs)70
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Bowden), 2-19 (Walker), 3-45 (Underdown), 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-70 (33.5 ov)
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Capstick6   1131--
Dineen3   260--
Gallop5   291--
Duckmanton3   140--
Bolton6   1202--
Crowe4   170--
Cameron3   120--
Chapple2   080--
D'Arcy1   100--

--> The match was scheduled for two days but completed in one.