Bay of Plenty v Poverty Bay
Other matches in New Zealand 1961/62
VenueWaioeka Domain, Opotiki on 28th, 29th January 1962 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Bay of Plenty (1) 105/3 (Dawkins 28*, Butler 0*)

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
K Williamsc Quitta b Crocker16     
BM Owenlbw b Butler59  7- 
SW Clarec Crocker b Dempster-Rivett16     
*FE Fisherb Butler1     
SW Veitchrun out15     
DJMB Simpsonc Williams b Crocker46  62 
RB Kennedyc and b Crocker22     
ID MacErlichc Kinder b Crocker1     
+CG Hendersonb Crocker5     
KD Kennedyc Kinder b Dempster-Rivett5     
AJ Beuthnot out1     
Total(all out, 74.4 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-49 (Williams), 2-99 (Clare), 3-? (Fisher), 4-102 (Owen), 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-200 (74.4 ov)
Bay of Plenty bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lamont6   2110--
Quitta4   250--
Williams7   1190--
Butler13   4382--
Dempster-Rivett19   3482--
McGrath7   0240--

Bay of Plenty first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WB Williamsb KD Kennedy20     
PJC Couttslbw b Fisher35     
CE Grayc Henderson b Beuth10     
KD Dawkinsnot out28     
NG Butlernot out0     
JS Lamontdid not bat      
J Quittadid not bat      
JB Dempster-Rivettdid not bat      
JH Crockerdid not bat      
G McGrathdid not bat      
+J Kinderdid not bat      
Total(3 wickets)105
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
KD Kennedy??251--
RB Kennedy??80--

--> There was no play on the final day.

Rain delayed the start on the first day until 11am and prevented any play on the second day
Poverty Bay retain the Rigden Shield