Marlborough v Newcastle Colts
Newcastle Colts in New Zealand 1976/77
VenueHorton Park, Blenheim on 13th, 14th January 1977 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossMarlborough won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
Close of play day 1Newcastle Colts (1) 131/4 (Beatty 9*, Trigg 13*; 33 overs)

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GR Nealc Beatty b Williams22  11 
CR Andersonc Slocombe b M Ryan32  6- 
AJ Hillb M Ryan13     
*DW Nealc Hoddle b M Ryan31  5- 
JR Bowersb M Ryan15     
AT Sowmanc Hoddle b M Ryan1     
GK MacDonaldb Hill2     
G Davisb Vaughan21  3- 
DB Schroderb Vaughan28  3- 
B Kerrc Slocombe b Hill11     
+RL Watesnot out1     
Extras(26 b, 11 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)39
Total(all out, 61 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-55 (Anderson), 2-70 (GR Neal), 3-95 (Hill), 4-136 (DW Neal), 5-137 (Bowers), 6-140 (MacDonald), 7-140 (Sowman), 8-193 (Davis), 9-208 (Kerr), 10-216 (Schroder, 61 ov)
Newcastle Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
M Ryan18   4615--
Williams11   2311--
Brazier11   1290--
Vaughan9   2292--
Hill12   4272--

Newcastle Colts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Ryanb Davis59  7- 
CJ Evansc DW Neal b Davis6     
A Hoddlelbw b Kerr1     
*PA Slocombec GR Neal b Davis42  51 
C Beattyc MacDonald b Sowman30     
D Triggc DW Neal b Davis13     
G Brazierc Wates b Davis11     
CD Williamsc Wates b MacDonald7     
M Vaughannot out21     
J Hillc Anderson b MacDonald9     
M Ryannot out20     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(9 wickets, declared, 62 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-20 (Evans), 2-21 (Hoddle), 3-106 (Slocombe), 4-109 (B Ryan), 5-133, 6-145, 7-160, 8-178, 9-188
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davis21   6565--
Schroder3   0160--
Kerr14   3481--
DW Neal2   0110--
MacDonald14   4612--
Sowman8   1271--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CR Andersonc Hoddle b M Ryan0     
GR Nealb M Ryan8     
AJ Hillrun out3     
*DW Nealb Hill20     
JR Bowersnot out64  8- 
DB Schroderc Vaughan b Hill0     
AT Sowmanc Slocombe b Hill54  8- 
GK MacDonaldb Slocombe4     
G Davisnot out3     
B Kerrdid not bat      
+RL Watesdid not bat      
Extras(21 b, 8 lb)29
Total(7 wickets, declared, 43 overs)185
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Anderson), 2-17 (Hill), 3-25 (GR Neal), 4-57 (DW Neal), 5-57 (Schroder), 6-171 (Sowman), 7-181 (MacDonald)
Newcastle Colts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
M Ryan10   0412--
Williams5   350--
Hill12   6293--
Brazier4   150--
Slocombe3   0181--
Vaughan9   1580--

Newcastle Colts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CD Williamsrun out32  5- 
B Ryanc GR Neal b Davis0     
D Triggc Anderson b Davis61  13- 
G Brazierb Davis9     
*PA Slocombenot out2     
CJ Evansnot out1     
A Hoddledid not bat      
C Beattydid not bat      
M Vaughandid not bat      
J Hilldid not bat      
M Ryandid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(4 wickets, 16 overs)108
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (B Ryan), 2-80 (Williams), 3-99 (Trigg), 4-105 (Brazier)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davis8   0583--
Kerr8   0470--

JR Bowers and AT Sowman added 114 for the sixth wicket in the Marlborough second innings
Newcastle Colts were given 100 minutes to score 180 for the outright win