King Country v Bay of Plenty
Other matches in New Zealand 1956/57
VenueDomain, Otorohanga on 1st, 2nd December 1956 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossKing Country won the toss and decided to bat
ResultBay of Plenty won by an innings and 62 runs
Close of play day 1

King Country first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
I Carrc Andrews b Robson11     
G Webbb Ferrow11     
EC Gardinerc Hutcheson b Ferrow11     
RR McKayc Burgess b Ferrow13     
A Hallc Robson b Ferrow1     
*F Schroederlbw b Booker4     
T Thorpenot out34     
AD Whimplbw b Booker0     
E Parker-Forbesst Andrews b Ferrow2     
L Hallsc Andrews b Robson10     
C Thwaitesb Ferrow1     
Total(all out, 180 minutes, 53 overs)108
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-29, 3-49, 4-51, 5-52, 6-64, 7-68, 8-73, 9-97, 10-108 (53 ov)
Bay of Plenty bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Langdon10   1160--
Booker12   2252--
Ferrow22   6426--
Robson9   3152--

Bay of Plenty first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+E Andrewsb Schroeder8     
DK Richardsonrun out7     
W Burgessc Thwaites b Parker-Forbes27     
MC Langdonc Hall b McKay72  7- 
NJ Robsonlbw b McKay2     
QT Tapselllbw b Hall10     
DM McMillanb McKay8     
RJ Vartanb McKay3     
RJ Bookernot out43     
*EW Hutchesonc Thwaites b McKay10     
DJ Ferrowb Parker-Forbes1     
Total(all out, 74 overs)201
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-33, 3-66, 4-83, 5-133, 6-137, 7-141, 8-150, 9-198, 10-201 (74 ov)
King Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Whimp9   0290--
Schroeder10   1171--
Thwaites8   0380--
Parker-Forbes24   6662--
McKay17   7395--
Hall5   321--
Gardiner1   100--

King Country second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
I Carrb Booker1     
G Webbb Langdon2     
EC Gardinerb Ferrow1     
RR McKayc and b Booker2     
A Hallb Ferrow3     
*F Schroederc Andrews b Robson7     
T Thorpec Langdon b Ferrow0     
AD Whimpb Booker4     
E Parker-Forbesb Ferrow1     
L Hallsnot out3     
C Thwaitesrun out1     
Total(all out, 140 minutes, 46 overs)31
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Carr), 2-5, 3-5, 4-10, 5-10, 6-13, 7-21, 8-22, 9-28, 10-31 (46 ov)
Bay of Plenty bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Langdon14   1041--
Booker11   753--
Ferrow15   9104--
Robson3   141--
Hutcheson3   220--

The ground was under water at the scheduled starting time on the first day so a fresh pitch was cut with play commencing at 1.30pm