South Australia v New Zealanders
New Zealand in Australia 1925/26
VenueAdelaide Oval, Adelaide on 26th, 28th, 29th December 1925 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossSouth Australia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresCL Cornish, GA Hele
Close of play day 1New Zealanders (1) 20/0 (Worker 9*, Blunt 11*)
Close of play day 2South Australia (2) 109/0 (Parry 64*, AJ Richardson 43*)

South Australia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AJ Richardsonb Hope77     
*VY Richardsonc Allcott b Hope0     
DE Pritchardb Cunningham2     
PK Leeb Cunningham0     
JW Rymillb Allcott50     
WC Alexanderrun out (Dacre->Lowry)130     
JT Murrayc Lowry b Allcott4     
DG McKayc Dacre b Alloo36     
CV Grimmettc Allcott b Alloo45     
+CN Parry hit wkt b Alloo1     
GH Palmernot out4     
Extras(1 lb, 1 nb)2
Total(all out, 250 minutes, 67.7 overs)351
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-4, 3-8, 4-92, 5-162, 6-178, 7-248, 8-346, 9-346, 10-351 (67.7 ov)
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hope17   01192-1
Cunningham19   0912--
Allcott12   0402--
Blunt8   0510--
Patrick1   070--

New Zealanders first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RVD Workerc and b Grimmett14     
RC Bluntst Parry b Grimmett65     
CFW Allcottc and b McKay7     
CJ Oliverc and b Grimmett22     
CCR Dacrec VY Richardson b Murray70     
+TC Lowryc Lee b AJ Richardson123     
*WR Patrickb Palmer4     
CG Crawfordnot out30     
AW Alloob AJ Richardson0     
WHR Cunninghamb AJ Richardson1     
RW Hopelbw b AJ Richardson0     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb)3
Total(all out, 243 minutes, 70 overs)339
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-50, 3-85, 4-152, 5-216, 6-245, 7-333, 8-334, 9-339, 10-339 (70 ov)
South Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKay12   1621--
Palmer12   1711--
Grimmett31   31303--
AJ Richardson11   0414--
Murray2   0181--
Lee2   0140--

South Australia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+CN Parryst Lowry b Blunt69     
AJ Richardsonb Blunt104     
DE Pritchardb Blunt13     
*VY Richardsonst Lowry b Blunt0     
JW Rymillb Allcott15     
JT Murraynot out40     
WC Alexandernot out34     
PK Leedid not bat      
DG McKaydid not bat      
CV Grimmettdid not bat      
GH Palmerdid not bat      
Extras(13 b, 5 lb)18
Total(5 wickets, declared, 199 minutes, 53 overs)293
Fall of wickets:
1-118, 2-152, 3-152, 4-194, 5-221
New Zealanders bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hope7   0430--
Cunningham12   0750--
Allcott12   1431--
Alloo5   0330--
Blunt15   1724--
Patrick2   090--

New Zealanders second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RC Bluntlbw b Grimmett34     
CG Crawfordlbw b AJ Richardson3     
CJ Oliverst Parry b AJ Richardson68     
CCR Dacreb AJ Richardson40     
+TC Lowryb Alexander16     
RVD Workerrun out (VY Richardson->Grimmett)11     
AW Alloorun out (sub [AJ Bartlett]->Parry->Pritchard)14     
CFW Allcottnot out2     
*WR Patricknot out2     
WHR Cunninghamdid not bat      
RW Hopedid not bat      
Extras(2 b)2
Total(7 wickets, 150 minutes, 42 overs)192
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-38, 3-138, 4-149, 5-168, 6-187, 7-189
South Australia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McKay5   0280--
Palmer5   0230--
AJ Richardson11   2463--
Grimmett11   1351--
Murray3   0260--
Lee4   0160--
Alexander2   0151--
Pritchard1   010--

--> PK Lee made his debut in First-Class matches
--> DG McKay made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CN Parry made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WC Alexander (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in First-Class matches
--> WC Alexander (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> RC Blunt (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 49
--> AJ Richardson reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the New Zealanders first innings

12th Men: AJ Bartlett (SA) and HD Gillespie (NZ)
Crowds: No daily figures published. Total: 12,849. Receipts: No figures published