Photo: Wellington cricket team that played Otago at Dunedin, 1924; H. C. Gore; 1...
Photo: Wellington cricket team that played Otago at Dunedin, 1924About this object
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.
Image: 153mm (H) x 203mm (W)
Mount: 251mm (H) x 303mm (W)
New Zealand Cricket Museum CollectionCredit Line
New Zealand Cricket Museum collection, nzcricketmuseum.co.nzObject Type