Auckland v Wellington
Shell Trophy 1980/81
VenueEden Park, Auckland on 24th, 25th, 26th January 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAuckland won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAuckland won by 170 runs
PointsAuckland 20 (Batting 4, Bowling 4); Wellington 5 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresDHV Bindon, DO Oslear
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 72/2 (Holland 20*, Morrison 28*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 23/0 (Cederwall 4*, Holland 19*)

Auckland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AEW Parsonsst Vance b Gray69     
TJ Franklinc Cater b Henry6     
JF Reidc Gray b Cater15     
PN Webbc sub b Petherick136     
MD Crowerun out1     
*JR Wiltshirec Ormiston b Gray28     
JM McIntyreb Petherick31     
LW Stottrun out0     
GB Trouplbw b Cater1     
+NA Scottnot out1     
JAJ Cushenrun out3     
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 3 nb)13
Total(all out, 98.2 overs)304
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-77, 3-110, 4-121, 5-237, 6-283, 7-287, 8-290, 9-300, 10-304 (98.2 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Vogel6   1330--
Henry12   3411--
Cederwall10   4150--
Gray21   6662--
Petherick27   1882--
Morrison3   090--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GA Newdicklbw b Cushen23     
PJ Hollandc Webb b McIntyre55     
+RH Vancec Crowe b Cushen1     
*JFM Morrisonc Crowe b Cushen33     
EJ Grayrun out19     
RW Ormistonb McIntyre11     
BW Cederwalllbw b Stott0     
DW Henrylbw b McIntyre7     
SB Caterlbw b McIntyre2     
TG Vogelc Scott b Troup1     
PJ Pethericknot out1     
Extras(3 lb)3
Total(all out, 78 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-33, 3-86, 4-131, 5-135, 6-135, 7-147, 8-151, 9-154, 10-156 (78 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Troup14   4261--
Cushen16   1463--
Stott21   6391--
McIntyre21   13304--
Reid6   3120--

Auckland second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AEW Parsonsc Ormiston b Gray30     
TJ Franklinc Gray b Petherick32     
JF Reidc Cederwall b Petherick25     
PN Webbc Ormiston b Gray16     
MD Crowenot out51     
*JR Wiltshirec Ormiston b Gray21     
JM McIntyrenot out7     
LW Stottdid not bat      
GB Troupdid not bat      
+NA Scottdid not bat      
JAJ Cushendid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 6 lb, 1 w)14
Total(5 wickets, declared, 60 overs)196
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-78, 3-113, 4-120, 5-161
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Vogel5   2130--
Henry6   0260--
Cederwall6   2170--
Gray24   4713--
Petherick19   2552--

Wellington second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BW Cederwallc Scott b Cushen5     
PJ Hollandb Cushen28     
GA Newdickc Cushen b McIntyre31     
+RH Vancelbw b McIntyre65     
*JFM Morrisonnot out33     
EJ Grayc Scott b Reid2     
RW Ormistonc Wiltshire b Reid0     
DW Henrylbw b McIntyre2     
SB Caterc Parsons b McIntyre4     
PJ Petherickrun out0     
TG Vogelc Franklin b McIntyre0     
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 83.1 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-35, 3-101, 4-142, 5-145, 6-145, 7-156, 8-170, 9-170, 10-174 (83.1 ov)
Auckland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Troup11   0250--
Cushen10   1322--
Stott10   2240--
Reid21   4502--

--> The first innings of the match was limited to 100 overs; the total overs for both teams first innings was limited to 200 overs
--> PN Webb (1) passed his previous highest score of 119 in First-Class matches
--> PN Webb (1) passed his previous highest score of 119 in Plunket Shield matches
--> PN Webb (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 1
--> GA Newdick (2) passed 3000 runs in Plunket Shield matches when he reached 20
--> PJ Holland (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> EJ Gray reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Auckland first innings
--> JM McIntyre reached 300 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Wellington second innings
--> JM McIntyre reached 250 wickets in Plunket Shield matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Wellington second innings