Central Districts v Wellington
Plunket Shield 1965/66
VenueMcLean Park, Napier on 30th, 31st December 1965, 1st January 1966 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWellington won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsCentral Districts 1; Wellington 5
UmpiresJ Burns, CF Calkin
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 338/7 (Neely 72*, Butler 28*)
Close of play day 2Central Districts (1) 157/4 (Payton 15*, Schofield 20*)

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BAG Murrayb BL Hampton23     
GP Bilbyc Schofield b Collinge8     
PB Truscottc Schofield b Collinge8     
BW Sinclairb Collinge80     
PT Bartonc Yuile b Kinsella18     
+AE Dickc BL Hampton b Kinsella60     
*DO Neelyc Schofield b Collinge74     
HA Morganb Yuile33     
LC Butlerb Collinge29     
AR Taylorb Collinge10     
NA Huxfordnot out0     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)9
Total(all out, 149.2 overs)352
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-40, 3-41, 4-70, 5-168, 6-222, 7-285, 8-342, 9-351, 10-352 (149.2 ov)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
BL Hampton13   3431--
Kinsella21   5532--
Yuile42   15831--
Chapple23   9480--
Pollard20   4390--
Congdon2   080--

Central Districts first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BE Congdonc Dick b Taylor0     
BL Hamptonc Bilby b Taylor13     
MJF Shrimptonlbw b Taylor53     
V Pollardb Taylor43     
+RM Schofieldc Bilby b Butler28     
DH Paytonc Taylor b Butler17     
*ME Chapplec Murray b Butler14     
BW Yuilec and b Morgan22     
IR Hamptonc Dick b Morgan6     
RO Collingeb Morgan6     
DA Kinsellanot out1     
Extras(6 b, 7 nb)13
Total(all out, 139.3 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-26, 3-113, 4-120, 5-165, 6-176, 7-190, 8-208, 9-213, 10-216 (139.3 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Huxford32   16390--
Taylor27   11354--
Butler49   20673--
Barton12   4260--
Murray4   190--
Sinclair1   100--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BAG Murrayc Congdon b Kinsella3     
GP Bilbyc Congdon b Kinsella16     
PB Truscottc Schofield b BL Hampton21     
BW Sinclairb Kinsella9     
PT Bartonnot out13     
+AE Dickc Pollard b Chapple21     
*DO Neelydid not bat      
HA Morgandid not bat      
LC Butlerdid not bat      
AR Taylordid not bat      
NA Huxforddid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 w)8
Total(5 wickets, declared, 44.2 overs)91
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-26, 3-44, 4-56, 5-91 (44.2 ov)
Central Districts bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Collinge7   0250--
BL Hampton12   4201--
Kinsella13   6223--
Yuile9   5120--

Central Districts second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BE Congdonb Morgan9     
BL Hamptonc Butler b Morgan19     
MJF Shrimptonnot out33     
V Pollardlbw b Bilby19     
+RM Schofieldnot out0     
DH Paytondid not bat      
*ME Chappledid not bat      
BW Yuiledid not bat      
IR Hamptondid not bat      
RO Collingedid not bat      
DA Kinselladid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 4 w)9
Total(3 wickets, 38 overs)89
Fall of wickets:
1-25, 2-38, 3-89
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Huxford3   0110--
Taylor7   3130--
Butler6   2100--
Morgan14   6212--
Truscott4   1200--
Neely2   130--
Bilby2   121--

--> IR Hampton made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> IR Hampton made his last appearance in Plunket Shield matches
--> HA Morgan (1) passed his previous highest score of 20 in First-Class matches
--> HA Morgan (1) passed his previous highest score of 20 in Plunket Shield matches
--> MJF Shrimpton (2) passed 1000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 33
--> HA Morgan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Central Districts first innings (previous best was 3-44)
--> HA Morgan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Plunket Shield matches in the Central Districts first innings (previous best was 3-44)