Photo: Wellington cricket team that played Otago at Dunedin, 1924; H. C. Gore; 1...


Photo: Wellington cricket team that played Otago at Dunedin, 1924

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Photograph of the Wellington team that played Otago at Carisbrook Dunedin on January 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 1924.

Wellington won the timeless match by 145 runs after five of their players scored centuries during the game. The centurions were, first innings: Wiri Baker (143), Bert Kortlang (103), and Herb McGirr (117), and second innings: Syd Hiddleston (150) and David Collins (110). The victory sealed the Plunket Shield for Wellington in the 1923-24 season.

Back Row (L-R): CG Wilson (WCA Chairman), BJ Kortlang, M Henderson, WS Brice, HC Watson, KH Tucker (Selector);
Middle Row (L-R): HR White, W Baker, DC Collins, H McGirr, JS Hiddleston;
Front (L-R): K James, CS Dempster.


H. C. Gore

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Dunedin, New Zealand


Image: 153mm (H) x 203mm (W)
Mount: 251mm (H) x 303mm (W)


New Zealand Cricket Museum Collection

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New Zealand Cricket Museum collection,

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