Nelson v Marlborough
Other matches in New Zealand 1970/71
VenueTrafalgar Park, Nelson on 27th, 28th February 1971 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNelson won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Nelson won on first innings)
Close of play day 1

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GE Lowansb Sowman71     
GN Edwardsc DW Neal b Sparks4     
BG Schwassb AJ Neal24     
AK McCarthyb Sparks5     
*BL Hamptonc Bartlett b Cameron158  241 
GF Thomasrun out23     
JS Rackleyc Adams b Sparks19     
JR Kroonb Cairns11     
GF Smithc and b Cairns5     
EG Pottsnot out3     
E Beattiec Sparks b Sowman8     
Extras(19 b, 9 lb, 5 nb)33
Total(all out, 108.4 overs)363
Fall of wickets:
1-13 (Edwards), 2-82 (Schwass), 3-90 (McCarthy), 4-155 (Lowans), 5-194 (Thomas), 6-251 (Rackley), 7-272 (Kroon), 8-298 (Smith), 9-348 (Hampton), 10-363 (Beattie, 108.4 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Sparks29   12803--
Cairns31   15832--
AJ Neal12   5281--
Dryland9   2410--
Cameron4   3171--
Hegan7   0360--

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
OF Drylandrun out44     
*DIA Cameronb Smith9     
GA Bartlettc Potts b Hampton21     
DW Nealc Kroon b Potts31     
LC Sparksb Smith44     
AJ Nealb Hampton4     
AT Sowmanc Kroon b Smith20     
A Wilsonc Edwards b Smith4     
BL Cairnslbw b Smith0     
MJ Heganc Hampton b Potts0     
+GJ Adamsnot out4     
Extras(12 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)15
Total(all out, 79.6 overs)198
Fall of wickets:
1-17 (Cameron), 2-56 (Bartlett), 3-104 (DW Neal), 4-140 (Dryland), 5-159 (AJ Neal), 6-186 (Sowman), 7-193 (Wilson), 8-193 (Cairns), 9-193 (Hegan), 10-198 (Sparks, 79.6 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Potts18   4392--
Hampton17   7162--
Beattie17   3540--
Kroon1   100--
Lowans7   0280--

--> Nelson first innings batting adds 1 run over
--> Bowling in the Nelson first innings adds 8 runs under
--> Marlborough first innings batting adds 2 runs under
--> Bowling in the Marlborough first innings adds 1 run over

Nelson City retained the Newman Shield