Manawatu v Marlborough
Chapple Cup 1979/80 (Final)
VenueFitzherbert Park, Palmerston North on 8th, 9th, 10th March 1980 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossManawatu won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn (Marlborough won on first innings)
Close of play day 1
Close of play day 2Marlborough (1) 166/7 (Aberhart 3*; 115.1 overs)

Manawatu first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CP Jayasinhac Marfell b Thomas0     
PJ Verhoekb Murphy8     
RW Andersonc and b Thomas0     
+LW Downesc Aberhart b Thomas46  51 
*RG Hewerrun out5     
GHR Duncanb Cameron58  8- 
MT Brownc Marfell b MacDonald22     
AM Astlec Adams b Aberhart16     
JR Cronelbw b Thomas3     
K Walkerb Thomas0     
DJ Kaynot out1     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 6 nb)14
Total(all out, 99.4 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-76, 6-143, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-173 (99.4 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Murphy14   4411--
Aberhart24   13321--
Neal8   4150--
Cameron17   8201--
MacDonald13   7151--

Marlborough first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Marfellc Downes b Astle18     
DIA Cameronlbw b Brown32 250   
CR Andersonb Kay69  7- 
JJ Cunliffeb Astle24     
JJ MacDonaldc Downes b Astle6     
JR Bowersc Walker b Kay5     
AJ Nealc Downes b Kay0     
*DC Aberhartc Downes b Astle7     
+GJ Adamsc Downes b Kay2     
RL Thomasc Hewer b Brown14     
M Murphynot out9     
Extras(1 b, 7 lb, 1 w)9
Total(all out, 143.3 overs)195
Fall of wickets:
1-37 (Marfell), 2-94 (Cameron), 3-151 (Anderson), 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-166 (115.1 ov), 8-?, 9-172, 10-195 (143.3 ov)
Manawatu bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Astle41   19544--
Kay33   16404--
Crone14   9110--
Walker18   9220--
Anderson7   1150--

Manawatu second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RW Andersonc MacDonald b Thomas17     
PJ Verhoeklbw b Thomas51  4- 
CP Jayasinhab Thomas28     
+LW Downesb Thomas0     
*RG Hewerc Adams b Thomas7     
JR Croneb Thomas15     
MT Brownnot out7     
GHR Duncandid not bat      
AM Astledid not bat      
K Walkerdid not bat      
DJ Kaydid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 6 lb, 4 nb)16
Total(6 wickets, declared, 29.5 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-? (29.5 ov)
Marlborough bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Aberhart13   3400--
Murphy2   0130--

Marlborough second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Marfellnot out17     
DIA Cameronc Kay b Brown12     
CR Andersonnot out9     
JJ Cunliffedid not bat      
JJ MacDonalddid not bat      
JR Bowersdid not bat      
AJ Nealdid not bat      
*DC Aberhartdid not bat      
+GJ Adamsdid not bat      
RL Thomasdid not bat      
M Murphydid not bat      
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(1 wicket, 32 overs)43
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Cameron)
Manawatu bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Astle3   180--
Kay2   110--
Crone2   200--
Brown11   4191--
Verhoek8   4100--
Walker4   310--
Duncan2   200--

--> The match was scheduled for two days but extended to three.
--> Bowling in the Marlborough second innings adds 1 run over

Marlborough won the Chapple Cup