Hutt Valley v Poverty Bay
Other matches in New Zealand 1956/57
VenuePetone Recreation Ground, Lower Hutt on 27th, 28th January 1957 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultHutt Valley won by 3 wickets
Close of play day 1Hutt Valley (1) 74/5 (IN Brennan 12*, Brosnahan 7*; 36 overs)

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamrun out55     
+JWH Kellyc Sheppard b Upston39     
D Jacksonlbw b Brosnahan34     
RD Carswellc Carter b Upston0     
AG McHughlbw b Harrison8     
LF Jonesb Harrison11     
KW Houghb Woodhead17     
*JP Blanec Sheppard b Brosnahan2     
SW Clarec IN Brennan b Woodhead13     
BJ Murtonrun out5     
GH Robinsonnot out1     
Total(all out, 70 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-198 (70 ov)
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woodhead23   7482--
Brosnahan14   2452--
Harrison15   1412--
Upston18   5512--

Hutt Valley first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KW Brennanb Hough10     
TB McNabbc Hough b Blane11     
JM Carterlbw b Hough0     
ES Mandersonrun out1     
CR Jeffriesc and b Blane17     
IN Brennanc Hough b Robinson31     
JM Brosnahanc Blane b Hough51     
*IP Upstonc McHugh b Hough15     
TA Harrisonc Hough b Blane14     
+BN Sheppardc and b Hough10     
CRD Woodheadnot out4     
Total(all out, 69 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-20, 3-21, 4-38, 5-45, 6-125, 7-146, 8-169, 9-190, 10-200 (69 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hough32   9645--
Robinson22   6541--
Blane15   2473--

Poverty Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamb Harrison49     
+JWH Kellyb Woodhead7     
D Jacksonrun out42     
RD Carswellrun out25     
KW Houghb Woodhead7     
AG McHughnot out6     
LF Jonesnot out3     
*JP Blanedid not bat      
SW Claredid not bat      
BJ Murtondid not bat      
GH Robinsondid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, declared, 46 overs)155
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?
Hutt Valley bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Woodhead14   2512--
Brosnahan15   4390--
Upston8   0310--
Harrison9   4181--

Hutt Valley second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TB McNabblbw b Robinson9     
KW Brennanb Hough35     
TA Harrisonb Hough12     
ES Mandersonc Robinson b Blane8     
CR Jeffriesnot out38     
IN Brennanc Blane b Robinson14     
JM Brosnahanb Hough21     
*IP Upstonrun out0     
JM Carternot out4     
+BN Shepparddid not bat      
CRD Woodheaddid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, 117 minutes, 39.3 overs)154
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robinson13   0572--
Blane8   1321--

--> Bowling in the Hutt Valley first innings adds 1 run over

JM Brosnahan and IN Brennan added 80 for the sixth wicket in the Hutt Valley first innings
Poverty Bay declared at tea on the second day, leaving Hutt Valley 2 hours to make 154 runs and they reached their target with 3 minutes to spare