AUSTRALIA v. CANTERBURY
Fine Batting Display by Visitors,
(Per Press Association.)
CHRISTCftURCH., February 28. "The cricket match Australia v. Canterbury was resumed at 12 o'clock today, Cody (47) and Sinis being the not outs. Cody lifted one sharply to cover, whore Carlton brought off a onehanded catch. 118—6 —54. Armstrong came in.- and the partnership added 77 in a shade under an hour. With the total score at 209 Armstrong opened out to Carlton, and putting one into the slips Patrick made an easy catch. 209 —3 —31. Trumper next went in and got going with a magnificent display of batting. Three hundred was hoisted after 23<> minutes' play. Trumper survived an emphatic appeal for lbw. and reached .the century in an ■ hour and 13 minutes. At 109 he skied a .ball of Bennett's on the lag side, Wilson just failing to get underneath. At the tea adjournment the total wac 423 for seven wickets.
/ On resuming runs came steadily. Trumpor made 200 for 131 minutes' play. Sims reached 150 in 236 minutes. Trumpor „ reached 250 in 152 minutes. When his',score was 293 he opened out for a big hit from Bennett, but failing to got on to it skied it to Sandman at point. .642 —8 —293. Ransford we'it in b'-it was beaten by Carlton. 847 —9 —2. Crawford was the last man, flnd the, total was 651 when stumps j were drawn. The following are the scores: — Canterbury. First Innings ... ..: ... 92 Australia. First Innings. Dr C. E. Dolling, c Boxshall, b Carlton 0 H. L. Collins, c Boxshall, b Bennett ]0 E. L. Waddy, b Bennett ... ... 0 L. A. Cody, c Carlton, b Bennett 54 :A. A. Mailey, c Patrick, b Carlton 3 Noble, c Sandman, b Carlton ... 36 IW. Armstrong 31 Sims, not out / 184 Trumper, c Sandman, b Bennett ... 293 V. S. Ransford, b Carlton 2 L. N. Crawford, lbw, b Carlton ... 1 Extras ' 40 Total 654 Bowling analysis—Bennett, 4 wickets for 189 runs-vCarlton, 5 for 142; Wilson, 0 for 97; Sandman, 0 for 83; Hickmott, 0 for 54; Patrick, 0 for 41; ;Whitta, 0 for 19.
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LATE ITEMS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8807, 2 March 1914
LATE ITEMS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8807, 2 March 1914
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