Wellington v Australians
Australia in New Zealand 1927/28
VenueBasin Reserve, Wellington on 17th, 18th, 20th February 1928 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 4 wickets
UmpiresLT Cobcroft, JJ Rodgers
Close of play day 1Wellington (1) 42/0 (Foley 6*, Dempster 27*)
Close of play day 2Wellington (2) 92/6 (James 6*, McLeod 0*)

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
WH Ponsfordb Brice58      
WM Woodfullc McGirr b Badcock165      
AF Kippaxc McGirr b McLeod26      
*VY Richardsonb Lambert17      
KJ Schneiderc Brice b Badcock73      
RK Oxenhamrun out5      
WC Alexanderc Lowry b Badcock1      
+WAS Oldfieldb Badcock18      
CV Grimmettlbw b Lowry1      
DD Blackiec and b Lowry1      
FL Mortonnot out3      
Extras(4 b, 3 lb)7
Total(all out, 118 overs)375
Fall of wickets:
1-122, 2-177, 3-208, 4-322, 5-340, 6-351, 7-360, 8-371, 9-372, 10-375 (118 ov)
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McGirr18   4550--
Massey11   0350--
Badcock41   15824--
McLeod13   1461--
Brice15   0641--
Lambert4   0121--
Foley1   060--
Dempster2   0190--
Lowry13   1492--

Wellington first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
H Foleyc Oldfield b Grimmett36      
CS Dempsterc Grimmett b Blackie52      
TC Lowryb Oxenham9      
FT Badcockc and b Grimmett23      
+KC Jameslbw b Oxenham4      
EG McLeodc Oxenham b Morton11      
HM McGirrc Alexander b Blackie22      
JR Lamasonc Kippax b Grimmett12      
HN Lambertc Oldfield b Oxenham7      
*AWS Bricec Richardson b Oxenham0      
HB Masseynot out13      
Extras(10 b, 7 lb)17
Total(all out, 97.4 overs)206
Fall of wickets:
1-89, 2-96, 3-126, 4-135, 5-135, 6-170, 7-178, 8-186, 9-186, 10-206 (97.4 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Morton15   4321--
Blackie32   14532--
Oxenham22   7394--

Wellington second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
H Foleylbw b Morton1      
CS Dempsterb Grimmett49      
TC Lowryb Morton0      
FT Badcockb Blackie0      
JR Lamasonb Blackie0      
HN Lambertst Oldfield b Grimmett35      
+KC Jamesnot out48      
EG McLeodc Oldfield b Blackie1      
HM McGirrb Grimmett26      
*AWS Bricec Blackie b Grimmett0      
HB Masseyc Oldfield b Morton64      
Extras(3 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 79.1 overs)230
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-20, 3-21, 4-27, 5-71, 6-92, 7-97, 8-126, 9-126, 10-230 (79.1 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Blackie28   7693-1
Oxenham11   1290--
Grimmett29   4944--
Schneider2   080--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+WAS Oldfieldb Badcock5      
CV Grimmettb Brice8      
WC Alexanderc Foley b Badcock7      
RK Oxenhamc Foley b Badcock6      
AF Kippaxlbw b Brice15      
KJ Schneiderc Dempster b Badcock0      
WM Woodfullnot out12      
*VY Richardsonnot out9      
WH Ponsforddid not bat      
DD Blackiedid not bat      
FL Mortondid not bat      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(6 wickets, 23.3 overs)65
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-13, 3-27, 4-32, 5-32, 6-50
Wellington bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McGirr3   080--
Brice9   2312--

--> WM Woodfull (1) passed 6000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 37
--> HM McGirr (2) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 22
--> AWS Brice made his last appearance in first-class matches
--> HB Massey (2) equalled his previous highest score of 64 in first-class matches
--> WC Alexander made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> FL Morton made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> KJ Schneider made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> WH Ponsford made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> DD Blackie made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> RK Oxenham made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> DD Blackie reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Wellington second innings
--> FT Badcock reached 100 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 3rd wicket in the Australians second innings





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