Ashburton County v South Canterbury
Canterbury Minor Associations Cup 1956/57
VenueAshburton Domain, Ashburton on 30th November, 1st December 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAshburton County won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (South Canterbury won on first innings)
Close of play day 1

Ashburton County first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithc Bowden b Marshall8     
+IJ Griffithsb Marshall4     
HJ Cullenb Marshall6     
*TA Dennisb Dellow38     
EG Wainscottc Bowden b Marshall12     
WS Ashworthb Dellow5     
CJT Robertsonb Grenfell66  61 
EM Flahertylbw b Grenfell30     
LR Mooreb Grenfell2     
GJ Geeringc Bowden b Grenfell1     
RF Millichampnot out3     
Total(all out, 76 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Griffiths), 2-18 (Smith), 3-27 (Cullen), 4-53 (Wainscott), 5-68 (Ashworth), 6-102 (Dennis), 7-153 (Robertson), 8-185 (Flaherty), 9-191 (Moore), 10-195 (Geering, 76 ov)
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dellow24   5612--
Marshall28   12484--
Grenfell13   3404--
Bowden8   3220--
Purcell3   140--

South Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Collinsc Cullen b Ashworth18     
R Bowdenc Griffiths b Moore75  7- 
JEC McEwenb Ashworth0     
WM McDonaldc Griffiths b Geering20     
RJ Underdownst Griffiths b Dennis25     
P Petersonc and b Dennis20     
R Taiaroac Robertson b Moore9     
ME Purcellst Griffiths b Dennis0     
PJ Grenfellc Griffiths b Dennis1     
HN Dellowst Griffiths b Dennis12     
G Marshallnot out2     
Total(all out, 95.5 overs)197
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-197 (95.5 ov)
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Geering13   3241--
Ashworth21   4352--
Moore35   11572--
Millichamp6   2230--
Cullen4   290--

Ashburton County second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Smithlbw b Purcell59     
+IJ Griffithsc Taiaroa b Dellow62     
HJ Cullennot out14     
CJT Robertsonnot out2     
*TA Dennisdid not bat      
EG Wainscottdid not bat      
WS Ashworthdid not bat      
EM Flahertydid not bat      
LR Mooredid not bat      
GJ Geeringdid not bat      
RF Millichampdid not bat      
Total(2 wickets, declared, 38 overs)137
Fall of wickets:
1-119 (Smith), 2-129 (Griffiths)
South Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dellow11   0361--
Grenfell9   0330--
Purcell11   0401--
Marshall7   0280--

South Canterbury second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EA Collinsc Moore b Ashworth8     
R Bowdenc Smith b Moore0     
RJ Underdownnot out11     
WM McDonaldrun out3     
P Petersonc Flaherty b Cullen0     
JEC McEwenc and b Cullen5     
R Taiaroanot out0     
ME Purcelldid not bat      
PJ Grenfelldid not bat      
HN Dellowdid not bat      
G Marshalldid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, 21.3 overs)28
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ashworth9   1141--
Moore6   371--
Dennis2   030--

DM Smith and IJ Griffiths put on 119 for the first wicket in the Ashburton County second innings