- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRrun out (Smith)57101071.42b Sulzberger759912410075.75lbw b Hefford1426392053.84c Kelly b Oram1221282057.14c Sulzberger b Hefford44741030059.45c Smith b Thompson911210081.81not out3946582084.78not out21182120116.66Extras8 (lb 4, nb 2, w 2)TOTAL227/6 (50 Overs, RR: 4.54)Fall of wickets: 1-6 (ME Parlane, 2.2 ov), 2-57 (MD Bailey, 11.6 ov), 3-82 (JAH Marshall, 18.2 ov), 4-125 (DL Vettori, 30.4 ov), 5-145 (SB Styris, 35.2 ov), 6-190 (HJH Marshall, 44.4 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRc †Hart b Doull312170025.00b Tait2342612054.76c †Hart b Vettori68701016397.14b Tait011000.00not out89921339196.73c Tait b Vettori1421201066.66c †Hart b Vettori032000.00lbw b Bradburn1236360033.33not out87910114.28Extras12 (lb 6, w 6)TOTAL229/7 (47.2 Overs, RR: 4.83)Fall of wickets: 1-12 (DP Kelly, 3.4 ov), 2-73 (MS Sinclair, 15.1 ov), 3-73 (BF Smith, 15.2 ov), 4-137 (CM Spearman, 28.1 ov), 5-161 (JDP Oram, 34.2 ov), 6-161 (GP Sulzberger, 34.5 ov), 7-212 (BBJ Griggs, 45.4 ov)
- Northern Districts innings: 50 in 45 minutes, balls;
- 100 in 101 minutes, balls;
- 150 in 150 minutes, balls;
- 200 in 194 minutes, balls.
- 2nd wicket partnership (Vettori/Bailey): 50 in minutes, balls.
- DL Vettori: 50 in 83 minutes, 60 balls, 10x4
- 1st wicket partnership (Parlane/Vettori): 6 in 10 minutes, 15 balls;
- 2nd wicket partnership (Vettori/Bailey): 51 in 40 minutes, 58 balls;
- 3rd wicket partnership (Vettori/JAH Marshall): 25 in 29 minutes, 38 balls;
- 4th wicket partnership (Vettori/HJH Marshall): 43 in 44 minutes, 74 balls;
- 5th wicket partnership (HJH Marshall/Styris): 20 in 21 minutes, 28 balls;
- 6th wicket partnership (HJH Marshall/Bradburn): 45 in 52 minutes, 56 balls;
- 7th wicket partnership (Bradburn/Hart): 37* in minutes, balls.
- Runs per hour: 1st - 65 (14 overs);
- 2nd - 57 (15 overs);
- 3rd - 65 (15 overs).
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