Marlborough v Southland
Other matches in New Zealand 1972/73
VenueHorton Park, Blenheim on 7th, 8th March 1973 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Southland (1) 298/3 (Murdoch 23*, Crombie 1*)

Southland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KJ O'Connorc Cameron b Maclaine115  14- 
+NR Thompsonlbw b Sowman32  6- 
RW Andersonc Maclaine b Sowman120  173 
GH Murdochc and b Cameron41     
DM Crombierun out32     
BJ McKechnienot out30     
*GD Alabasterc Sowman b Cameron0     
LD Hollandsb Sowman9     
KA Nicholsonlbw b Cameron11     
WF Wilsondid not bat      
GA Ashbydid not bat      
Total(8 wickets, declared)398
Fall of wickets:
1-101 (Thompson), 2-201 (O'Connor), 3-289 (Anderson), 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-398
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine11   1351--
Neal10   1510--
Sowman33   7953--
Cameron18   3603--
Robinson5   0240--

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DIA Cameronc Anderson b Ashby8     
MD Catleyc Anderson b Murdoch57  5- 
DH Robinsonb Ashby2     
PB Nealc Anderson b Alabaster34     
RI Thomasc and b Alabaster0     
BL Cairnsb Wilson0     
AT Sowmanlbw b Alabaster16     
C Schroderc Murdoch b Alabaster0     
NF Maclainec and b Alabaster0     
+AW Hartc McKechnie b Alabaster28     
TF Hoggnot out6     
Total(all out, 64.5 overs)164
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-164 (64.5 ov)
Southland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nicholson8   1270--
Ashby9   1292--
Wilson8   0251--
McKechnie5   0100--
Murdoch9   0311--

Southland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DM Crombienot out32 50   
LD Hollandsnot out19 50   
KJ O'Connordid not bat      
+NR Thompsondid not bat      
RW Andersondid not bat      
GH Murdochdid not bat      
BJ McKechniedid not bat      
*GD Alabasterdid not bat      
KA Nicholsondid not bat      
WF Wilsondid not bat      
GA Ashbydid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 50 minutes, 14 overs)53
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine3   120--
Sowman4   1130--
Thomas2   030--
Robinson3   0200--
Hogg2   0130--

--> Bowling in the Southland first innings adds 4 runs over

KJ O'Connor and NR Thompson put on 101 for the first wicket in the Southland first innings
KJ O'Connor and RW Anderson added 100 for the second wicket in the Southland first innings