Ashburton County v Canterbury XI
Other matches in New Zealand 1971/72
VenueAshburton Domain, Ashburton on 5th December 1971 (1-day single innings match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn

Canterbury XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DW Steadretired not out62  91 
WA Thomsonretired not out66  121 
RW Fultonrun out21     
BF Hastingsc Thomas b BV Sampson21     
CK Bakerc Hamilton b Drennan17     
RM Gearryc Hayes b Drennan4     
+BP Isherwoodnot out27     
DR Hadleec RS Isherwood b Drennan5     
CM Kirknot out16     
KI Ferriesdid not bat      
GDV Pulleydid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, declared, 47 overs)246
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?
Ashburton County bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
BC Sampson11   1560--
BV Sampson10   1321--
White8   1410--
Drennan9   0563--
Thomas8   0470--
RS Isherwood1   070--

Ashburton County inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*IG Lanec Pulley b Kirk29     
DJ Isherwoodrun out17     
PE Wallacest Isherwood b Stead19     
BV Sampsonc Ferries b Kirk13     
IDP Hamiltonb Kirk4     
RS Isherwoodc Isherwood b Hadlee9     
+RW Hayesst Isherwood b Stead19     
BC Sampsonc Baker b Hadlee7     
BD Whitenot out4     
RW Drennannot out7     
CG Thomasdid not bat      
Total(8 wickets, 44 overs)131
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?
Canterbury XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadlee10   1342--
Ferries5   1200--
Pulley9   5120--
Kirk10   1263--
Stead10   1362--

DW Stead and WA Thomson put on 134 [undefeated] for the first wicket in the Canterbury XI innings when they both retired