Hawke's Bay v Poverty Bay
Kirk Cup 1965/66
VenueAnderson Park, Havelock North on 26th, 27th February 1966 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultHawke's Bay won by 7 wickets
Close of play day 1Poverty Bay (1) 45/4 (RB Kennedy ?*)

Hawke's Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJC Couttsc RB Kennedy b KD Kennedy42     
LF Jonesc Gibson b Haynes9     
DG Burnsb Beuth5     
RM Schofieldb KD Kennedy21     
MP Bakerc Crawford b Haynes70     
PH Smithc Guy b KD Kennedy22     
PD O'Shaughnessyst Crawford b KD Kennedy12     
WAL Tottyc Gibson b Beuth20     
JH Howellnot out13     
BV Spoonerc Malcon b Beuth6     
D Beuthc Penhearow b Beuth1     
Total(all out, 85.5 overs)245
Fall of wickets:
1-18 (Jones), 2-30 (Burns), 3-74 (Schofield), 4-84 (Coutts), 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-218, 10-245 (85.5 ov)
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Haynes21   5592--
RB Kennedy7   3180--
KD Kennedy21   7404--
Penhearow11   4310--
Gibson3   260--

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+R Crawfordc Jones b Beuth011-- 
SW Veitchb Beuth4     
PJ Malconb Howell1     
RB Kennedyrun out44     
JW Guyb Howell24     
JH McFarlanec Schofield b Howell4     
PR Gibsonlbw b Howell3     
AJ Beuthb Howell4     
KD Kennedyc and b Coutts19     
RE Haynesnot out15     
RA Penhearowb Howell5     
Total(all out, 44.2 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Crawford, 0.1 ov), 2-? (Malcon), 3-19 (Veitch), 4-45 (Guy), 5-? (McFarlane), 6-? (Gibson), 7-? (Beuth), 8-87 (RB Kennedy), 9-? (KD Kennedy), 10-135 (Penhearow, 44.2 ov)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beuth20   6372--
Baker2   200--
Coutts1   051--

Poverty Bay second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
+R Crawfordb O'Shaughnessy11     
PJ Malconb Howell18     
SW Veitchlbw b O'Shaughnessy14     
RB Kennedyc O'Shaughnessy b Howell0     
JW Guyc O'Shaughnessy b Totty19     
JH McFarlanec Baker b Howell35     
KD Kennedyb Howell12     
PR Gibsonb Howell24     
AJ Beuthlbw b Howell0     
RE Haynesc Smith b Howell11     
RA Penhearownot out1     
Total(all out, 42.2 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-156 (42.2 ov)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beuth8   3260--
O'Shaughnessy11   2262--
Totty6   1311--
Baker2   0190--

Hawke's Bay second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJC Couttsnot out26     
LF Jonesc Malcon b Beuth4     
DG Burnsc Penhearow b Beuth2     
RM Schofieldb Beuth0     
PH Smithnot out12     
MP Bakerdid not bat      
PD O'Shaughnessydid not bat      
WAL Tottydid not bat      
JH Howelldid not bat      
BV Spoonerdid not bat      
D Beuthdid not bat      
Total(3 wickets, 13 overs)48
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beuth7   0283--
Guy6   1160--

--> Day 1 Lunch: Hawke's Bay (1) 95/4 (Baker 12*, Smith 0*; 34 overs)

Hawke's Bay regained the Kirk Cup