Otago v England XI
England in New Zealand and Pakistan 1983/84
VenueUniversity Oval, Dunedin on 27th, 28th, 29th January 1984 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEngland XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresIC Higginson, NF Tapper
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2Otago (1) 29/1 (Rutherford 9*)

England XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fowlerc and b Webb3152822- 
CJ Tavaréc Hoskin b Mallender43435-- 
CL Smithc Blair b Mallender165159-- 
*DI Gowerc and b Webb41314-- 
AJ Lambb Mallender3138513- 
MW Gattingc Boock b Mallender065-- 
VJ Marksc Lees b Webb5072768- 
+RW Taylorb Boock28496511 
GR Dilleynot out1748622- 
NGB Cooknot out51929-- 
NG Cowansdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)8
Total(8 wickets, declared, 63 overs)194
Fall of wickets:
1-21, 2-52, 3-60, 4-60, 5-61, 6-127, 7-150, 8-174
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mallender20   4534--
Webb20   2763--
Blair5   140--
Boock18   4531--

Otago first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KR Rutherfordc Tavaré b Dilley471291734- 
SJ McCullumc Gower b Marks1741603- 
RN Hoskinc Tavaré b Dilley22637-- 
BR Blairlbw b Gatting14152-- 
GJ Dawsonc Cook b Marks2043661- 
AH Jonesc +Fowler b Dilley011-- 
SJ Richardsc Gower b Marks25565621 
*+WK Leesc Cook b Marks1116191- 
NA Mallenderc Cowans b Marks21319-- 
SL Boocknot out1316142- 
RJ Webbdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 6 w)14
Total(9 wickets, declared, 62.3 overs)152
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-43, 3-66, 4-85, 5-85, 6-110, 7-130, 8-139, 9-152 (62.3 ov)
England XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dilley18   8283--
Cowans11   5240--
Gatting8   3191--
Cook6   2150--

England XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
G Fowlerc Boock b Mallender713191- 
CL Smithc Boock b Mallender936431- 
CJ Tavarénot out33831104- 
*DI Gowerlbw b Blair3852555- 
AJ Lambc Jones b McCullum294430-3 
MW Gattingdid not bat      
VJ Marksdid not bat      
+RW Taylordid not bat      
GR Dilleydid not bat      
NGB Cookdid not bat      
NG Cowansdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(4 wickets, 39.2 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-25, 3-88, 4-118 (39.2 ov)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mallender8   2102--
Webb7   1170--
Blair8   1261--
Boock8   4180--
Jones6   0310--
Rutherford1   010--
Dawson1   0130--

--> VJ Marks (1) 50 in 65 balls, 69 minutes with 8 fours
--> SJ Richards (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches

G Fowler kept wicket in the Otago innings on day 2 as Taylor was injured