Hawke's Bay v Poverty Bay
Kirk Cup 1959/60
VenueNelson Park, Napier on 18th, 19th March 1960 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn (Hawke's Bay won on first innings)
Close of play day 1Poverty Bay (1) 35/4

Hawke's Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Heibnerc Gilbert b Kennedy5   - 
PJC Couttsb Blane68  1- 
MJF Shrimptonst Gilbert b Blane41  4- 
TPL Reaneyb Jones14     
RM Schofieldc and b Blane2  -- 
RG Smalllbw b Blane32     
KFH Smithb Kirkland29     
*RT Barberc Jones b Blane4   - 
DE Brianb Blane0  -- 
DD Dinec Kennedy b Blane9     
JH Zohrabnot out3  -- 
Total(all out, 97.3 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-16 (Heibner), 2-125 (Coutts), 3-126 (Shrimpton), 4-132 (Schofield), 5-166 (Reaney), 6-187 (Small), 7-200 (Barber), 8-200 (Brian), 9-216 (Smith), 10-222 (Dine, 97.3 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kirkland10   2201--
Kennedy15   3301--
Owen5   430--
Jones31   4641--

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamb Zohrab0  -- 
SW Veitchc Smith b Brian10     
+D Gilbertlbw b Brian8     
GJ Sutherlandb Zohrab15     
LF Joneslbw b Zohrab18     
BM Owenb Zohrab20     
*AG McHughlbw b Brian31     
KL Broadb Schofield6     
RB Kennedyb Zohrab32     
JP Blanec Coutts b Zohrab4   - 
AE Kirklandnot out2  -- 
Total(all out, 96.1 overs)165
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-165 (96.1 ov)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Reaney10   680--
Brian32   8343--
Smith6   2130--
Dine19   6290--
Schofield10   1291--

Hawke's Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Heibnerb Blane36     
PJC Couttslbw b Blane9     
MJF Shrimptonc Sutherland b Blane18     
TPL Reaneynot out13     
RM Schofieldc Veitch b Blane4   - 
DE Briannot out4   - 
RG Smalldid not bat      
KFH Smithdid not bat      
*RT Barberdid not bat      
DD Dinedid not bat      
JH Zohrabdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, declared, 21 overs)86
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kirkland5   0200--
Kennedy2   0120--
Blane8   0384--
Jones6   1140--

Poverty Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BN Grahamc Coutts b Brian14     
SW Veitchnot out18     
RB Kennedyc Small b Brian4   - 
*AG McHughc Reaney b Shrimpton4   - 
BM Owennot out10     
+D Gilbertdid not bat      
GJ Sutherlanddid not bat      
LF Jonesdid not bat      
KL Broaddid not bat      
JP Blanedid not bat      
AE Kirklanddid not bat      
Total(3 wickets)62
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Graham), 2-? (Kennedy), 3-? (McHugh)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls

--> Day 2 Lunch: Poverty Bay (1) 117/7

PJC Coutts and MJF Shrimpton added 109 in 107 minutes for the second wicket in the Hawke's Bay first innings
Rain interrupted play on the second day
Hawke's Bay regained the Kirk Cup