Horowhenua v Midlands
Other matches in New Zealand 1982/83
VenueWeraroa Domain, Levin on 30th, 31st January 1983 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultHorowhenua won by 3 wickets
UmpiresWB Cross, RPB Drayton, JA Fluker
Close of play day 1Horowhenua (1) 213/6 (Smith 4*; 56.1 overs)

Midlands first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Albertsonrun out54     
B Bayleyb Hadfield12     
WT Murdocklbw b Smith87  13- 
D Cheerc CN Sciascia b Smith40     
Burnellc Buckingham b Smith0     
McCallumst Beard b Smith1     
GM Chatfieldnot out2     
+R Graynot out10     
RJ Griffithsdid not bat      
M Rattraydid not bat      
I Bocockdid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared, 76 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-? (Bayley), 2-127 (Albertson), 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?
Horowhenua bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadfield19   1691--
Bowden11   3350--
Smith21   7394--
Tomo7   4170--
Lawton15   2400--
LM Sciascia3   180--

Horowhenua first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Murphyc Burnell b Albertson19 62   
*LM Sciasciac Albertson b Bocock66     
+WB Beardlbw b Albertson7     
CJ Buckinghamc Gray b Rattray41     
CK Lawtonc Bocock b Murdock47     
RA Bartholomewc Bocock b Murdock17     
N Smithnot out4     
CN Sciasciadid not bat      
WA Bowdendid not bat      
N Tomodid not bat      
D Hadfielddid not bat      
Total(6 wickets, declared, 56.1 overs)213
Fall of wickets:
1-77 (Murphy), 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-213 (56.1 ov)
Midlands bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Griffiths10   2380--
Rattray18   4691--
Albertson7   1262--
Bocock15   1561--

Midlands second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AR Albertsonlbw b Bowden14     
B Bayleyc and b Smith32     
WT Murdockc Lawton b Bowden65  10- 
D Cheerb Tomo8     
Burnellc Smith b Bowden18     
McCallumb Hadfield18     
GM Chatfieldrun out2     
+R Graylbw b Hadfield3     
RJ Griffithsc Tomo b Smith25  31 
M Rattrayc Bowden b Smith11     
I Bococknot out1     
Total(all out, 91.1 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-208 (91.1 ov)
Horowhenua bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hadfield17   7492--
Bowden15   2523--
Tomo21   12341--
Lawton14   5270--
Bartholomew2   150--
LM Sciascia2   110--

Horowhenua second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Murphyb Rattray032-- 
*LM Sciasciac Bayley b Griffiths72 11011- 
CJ Buckinghamb Griffiths96 116161 
D Hadfieldlbw b Griffiths0     
CK Lawtonc Griffiths b Chatfield20     
N Tomob Chatfield1     
RA Bartholomewc Griffiths b Chatfield0     
N Smithnot out8  2- 
+WB Beardnot out0     
CN Sciasciadid not bat      
WA Bowdendid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, 48 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Murphy, 0.3 ov), 2-170 (LM Sciascia), 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?
Midlands bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rattray7   2271--
Albertson5   1160--
Murdock5   0310--
Cheer6   0410--
Griffiths14   5523--
Chatfield11   3303--

--> Bowling in the Midlands first innings adds 2 runs over

LM Sciascia and CJ Buckingham added 170 in 107 minutes for the second wicket in the Horowhenua second innings
Horowhenua had 93 minutes plus a minimum of 20 overs to score 207 for the outright victory and reached their target with 1 over to spare
WB Cross umpired only on the first day with JA Fluker taking over from him on the second day