Hawke's Bay v Poverty Bay
Kirk Cup 1967/68
VenueMcLean Park, Napier on 9th, 10th December 1967 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn (Hawke's Bay won on first innings)
Close of play day 1

Hawke's Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJC Couttsc Haynes b Gibson43     
AD McDougallb Haynes7     
MP Bakerc Kennedy b Haynes127 2437- 
ND Murleyc Pollard b Haynes5     
MJF Shrimptonb Haynes75  9- 
*RG Smallc and b Gibson25     
+RM Schofieldnot out24     
BDM Furlongnot out15     
JH Howelldid not bat      
JR Smithdid not bat      
D Beuthdid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared, 103 overs)352
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (McDougall), 2-106 (Coutts), 3-? (Murley), 4-?, 5-?, 6-?
Poverty Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Taylor9   0360--
Haynes34   51034--
Kennedy12   2340--
Jones13   2340--
Gibson34   4992--
Broad1   0130--

Poverty Bay first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D Gilbertb Howell17     
B McPhersonc Schofield b Howell0  -- 
+R Crawfordb Howell0  -- 
KL Broadc Baker b Howell10     
*RB Kennedyc Schofield b Howell4   - 
GJ Pollardc Furlong b Smith28     
JC Brooksc McDougall b Shrimpton9     
DV Jonesrun out34     
PR Gibsonc Smith b Furlong29     
MR Taylornot out0  -- 
RE Haynesc Howell b Furlong3  -- 
Total(all out, 68.3 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-90, 8-?, 9-?, 10-145 (68.3 ov)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Howell19   9295--
Beuth15   10160--
Shrimpton9   2211--
Smith9   1221--
Baker6   0220--

Poverty Bay second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
D Gilbertrun out (Howell)4   - 
B McPhersonnot out47     
+R Crawfordnot out28     
KL Broaddid not bat      
*RB Kennedydid not bat      
GJ Pollarddid not bat      
JC Brooksdid not bat      
DV Jonesdid not bat      
PR Gibsondid not bat      
MR Taylordid not bat      
RE Haynesdid not bat      
Total(1 wicket, 44 overs)79
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Gilbert)
Hawke's Bay bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Howell7   2150--
Beuth5   0150--
Furlong16   1150--
Smith7   3100--
Baker6   0170--
Coutts3   070--

--> Bowling in the Hawke's Bay first innings adds 2 runs under
--> MP Baker (1) 100 in 202 minutes

PJC Coutts and MP Baker added 96 for the second wicket in the Hawke's Bay first innings
MP Baker and MJF Shrimpton added 152 in 113 minutes for the fourth wicket in the Hawke's Bay first innings
Hawke's Bay retained the Kirk Cup