Auckland and Wellington v Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club in Australia and New Zealand 1936/37
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 1st, 2nd, 3rd April 1937 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland and Wellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMarylebone Cricket Club won by 7 wickets
UmpiresR Blennerhassett, OR Montgomery
Close of play day 1Marylebone Cricket Club (1) 56/0 (Wyatt 30*, Worthington 19*)
Close of play day 2Auckland and Wellington (2) 22/2 (Postles 12*, Sale 1*)

Auckland and Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AJ Postlesb Farnes24     
PE Whitelawnot out99     
JA Elllbw b Sims1     
VS Saleb Verity36     
RG Bushlbw b Sims0     
GH Hookst Duckworth b Verity1     
GF Wallacest Duckworth b Verity6     
+JAR Blandfordb Verity0     
AM Mathesonb Copson0     
AW McCoyc Sims b Copson5     
JB Simpsonb Copson0     
Extras(5 b, 6 lb)11
Total(all out, 75.2 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-76 (Postles), 2-79 (Ell), 3-144 (Sale), 4-148 (Bush), 5-150 (Hook), 6-156 (Wallace), 7-158 (Blandford), 8-171 (Matheson), 9-183 (McCoy), 10-183 (Simpson, 75.2 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Farnes11   1331--
Sims26   7432--
Verity24   9644--
Allen2   040--
Leyland4   0110--

Marylebone Cricket Club first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RES Wyattc Postles b Bush56     
TS Worthingtonc Blandford b Bush38     
J Hardstaffc Postles b Matheson51     
M Leylandc and b Matheson18     
LB Fishlockc Whitelaw b Matheson3     
*GOB Allenb Simpson4     
H Verityc and b McCoy6     
JM Simsc Hook b McCoy5     
WH Copsonb McCoy6     
+G Duckworthb Matheson0     
K Farnesnot out1     
Extras(6 b, 7 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)17
Total(all out, 79.2 overs)205
Fall of wickets:
1-96 (Wyatt), 2-114 (Worthington), 3-157 (Leyland), 4-163 (Fishlock), 5-170 (Allen), 6-192 (Hardstaff), 7-192 (Verity), 8-203 (Sims), 9-203 (Copson), 10-205 (Duckworth, 79.2 ov)
Auckland and Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Simpson20   3431--
McCoy18   3513--
Bush10   1342--

Auckland and Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*AJ Postlesrun out24     
PE Whitelawc Hardstaff b Copson2     
JA Ellc Wyatt b Farnes7     
VS Saleb Verity15     
RG Bushc Copson b Verity2     
GH Hookb Sims2     
GF Wallaceb Sims12     
+JAR Blandfordnot out28     
AW McCoyc Allen b Verity3     
JB Simpsonb Verity0     
AM Mathesonc Hardstaff b Verity17     
Extras(3 b, 7 lb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 51.5 overs)123
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Whitelaw), 2-13 (Ell), 3-47 (Postles), 4-51 (Bush), 5-53 (Sale), 6-55 (Hook), 7-80 (Wallace), 8-87 (McCoy), 9-87 (Simpson), 10-123 (Matheson, 51.5 ov)
Marylebone Cricket Club bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Copson10   2251--
Farnes7   1131--
Sims12   5202--
Hardstaff3   240--
Fishlock1   080--

Marylebone Cricket Club second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RES Wyattb Simpson13     
TS Worthingtonc Postles b Bush27     
J Hardstaffc Whitelaw b McCoy6     
M Leylandnot out38     
LB Fishlocknot out12     
*GOB Allendid not bat      
H Veritydid not bat      
JM Simsdid not bat      
WH Copsondid not bat      
+G Duckworthdid not bat      
K Farnesdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 4 nb)6
Total(3 wickets, 32 overs)102
Fall of wickets:
1-23 (Wyatt), 2-40 (Hardstaff), 3-68 (Worthington)
Auckland and Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Simpson8   1211--
Matheson9   2210--
McCoy8   0231--
Bush5   1191--
Hook2   0120--

--> GF Wallace made his debut in First-Class matches
--> RG Bush made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AW McCoy made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> TS Worthington (1) passed 13000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 30
--> M Leyland (2) passed 28500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 34
--> H Verity reached 1350 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed VS Sale, his 1st wicket in the Auckland and Wellington first innings
--> AM Matheson reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed G Duckworth, his 4th wicket in the Marylebone Cricket Club first innings