Marlborough v Nelson
Other matches in New Zealand 1974/75
VenueHorton Park, Blenheim on 25th, 26th, 27th January 1975 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNelson won the toss and decided to field
ResultMarlborough won by 188 runs
Close of play day 1Nelson (1) ?/2 (Douglas ?*, Hampton ?*)
Close of play day 2Nelson (2) 17/2 (Herron 5*, SA Tasker 0*; 6 overs)

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
OF Drylandc SA Tasker b Aberhart34 170   
DIA Cameronlbw b Hampton14     
JR Bowersc SA Tasker b Hampton9     
DW Nealb Aberhart1     
C Schroderb Aberhart0     
GJ Adamsst RB Tasker b SA Tasker17     
*AT Sowmanc Horne b SA Tasker21     
BL Cairnsc Aberhart b Herron31     
+AW Hartc RB Tasker b SA Tasker0     
CA Christoffersonb SA Tasker19     
NF Maclainenot out10     
Extras(7 b, 7 lb, 6 nb)20
Total(all out, 73.3 overs)176
Fall of wickets:
1-36 (Cameron), 2-48 (Bowers), 3-58 (Neal), 4-58 (Schroder), 5-77 (Dryland), 6-106 (Adams), 7-125 (Sowman), 8-133 (Hart), 9-154 (Cairns), 10-176 (Christofferson, 73.3 ov)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aberhart17   6393--
Douglas13   6200--
Hampton17   2252--
SA Tasker18.34444--
Herron8   1281--

Nelson first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Parisc Hart b Cairns19     
TB Hornec Cameron b Cairns1     
*GW Douglasc Bowers b Cairns19     
BL Hamptonc Hart b Maclaine14     
CJ Aitkenc Neal b Cairns5     
SV Gargiuloc Bowers b Maclaine2     
MH Toynbeec Cameron b Cairns9     
DC Aberhartlbw b Cairns9     
LR Herronb Maclaine0     
SA Taskernot out4     
+RB Taskerb Cairns0     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(all out, 30.7 overs)87
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Horne), 2-20 (Paris), 3-45, 4-55, 5-64, 6-64, 7-74, 8-75, 9-87, 10-87 (30.7 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Maclaine13   3403--
Sowman2   200--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
OF Drylandb Aberhart0     
DIA Cameronb Hampton5     
JR Bowersb Herron120  151 
DW Nealc and b SA Tasker19     
C Schroderc RB Tasker b SA Tasker26  6- 
GJ Adamslbw b Douglas23     
*AT Sowmanc Douglas b Paris47  9- 
BL Cairnsrun out25     
+AW Hartrun out (Herron)0     
CA Christoffersonnot out0     
NF Maclainenot out0     
Extras(4 b, 10 lb, 4 nb)18
Total(9 wickets, declared, 68.4 overs)283
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Dryland), 2-12 (Cameron), 3-43 (Neal), 4-73 (Schroder), 5-169 (Adams), 6-244 (Sowman), 7-280 (Cairns), 8-283 (Hart), 9-283 (Bowers)
Nelson bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aberhart11   2451--
Douglas12   2461--
SA Tasker11   3452--
Toynbee11   4360--
Paris8   0461--
Herron6   1311--

Nelson second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Aitkenc Hart b Cairns4     
TB Hornec Dryland b Cairns8     
LR Herronb Maclaine10     
SA Taskerc Bowers b Sowman28     
*GW Douglasc Neal b Sowman9     
BL Hamptonc Hart b Sowman12     
A Parisb Christofferson5     
SV Gargiuloc Maclaine b Sowman30     
MH Toynbeenot out33     
DC Aberhartc Maclaine b Sowman0     
+RB Taskerb Maclaine41  8- 
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 66.2 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Aitken), 2-17 (Horne), 3-25 (Herron), 4-39 (Douglas), 5-59 (Hampton), 6-78, 7-78, 8-119, 9-121, 10-184 (66.2 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cairns3   0122--
Sowman28   9695--
Cameron5   0280--
Christofferson15   5381--

--> The match was scheduled for two days but extended to three.

JR Bowers and GJ Adams added 96 for the fifth wicket in the Marlborough second innings