Auckland v Canterbury
Plunket Shield 1964/65
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 4th, 5th, 6th February 1965 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsAuckland 1; Canterbury 5
UmpiresWGC Sewell, RWR Shortt
Close of play day 1Canterbury (1) 261/5 (Hastings 121*, Ward 19*)
Close of play day 2Auckland (1) 15/3 (Morgan 9*, McGregor 0*)

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GT Dowlingc and b Howarth43     
IR Hartlandlbw b Cunis33     
BF Hastingsb Cunis136     
BG Hadleec Jarvis b Morgan17     
K Thomsonc Jarvis b Sparling19     
RM Gearryst Speed b Sparling0     
+JT Wardc Kemp b Cunis19     
BR Taylorst Speed b Sparling49     
JWF Kiddeyc McGregor b Sparling11     
B Andrewsc Jarvis b Sparling1     
PA Sharpnot out7     
Extras(4 b, 10 lb)14
Total(all out, 161.1 overs)349
Fall of wickets:
1-74, 2-96, 3-154, 4-191, 5-191, 6-261, 7-298, 8-323, 9-332, 10-349 (161.1 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Cunis45   14973--
Millener25   4570--
Howarth37   11751--
Morgan10   4221--

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SG Gedyec Ward b Taylor5     
TW Jarvisb Andrews0     
RW Morganc Kiddey b Sharp45     
*JT Sparlingb Andrews0     
PB McGregorc Sharp b Kiddey31     
HT Schusterc Taylor b Kiddey11     
JG Kempc Sharp b Hadlee27     
+SR Speedc Ward b Taylor88     
HJ Howarthb Taylor18     
RS Cunisb Sharp22     
DJ Millenernot out3     
Extras(3 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)8
Total(all out, 120.3 overs)258
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-6, 3-6, 4-81, 5-91, 6-99, 7-149, 8-217, 9-236, 10-258 (120.3 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Andrews36   14782--
Taylor21   8573--
Kiddey24   11312--
Hadlee11   3241--
Thomson2   180--

--> BR Taylor made his debut in Plunket Shield matches
--> SG Gedye made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> SG Gedye made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> BR Taylor (1) passed his previous highest score of 34 in First-Class matches
--> SR Speed (1) passed his previous highest score of 34 in Plunket Shield matches
--> SR Speed (1) passed his previous highest score of 43 in First-Class matches
--> BR Taylor made his debut for Canterbury in First-Class matches