Queensland Country v New South Wales Country
National Country Cricket Championships 1984/85
VenueDauth Park, Beenleigh on 26th, 27th January 1985 (2-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNew South Wales Country won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsQueensland Country 0; New South Wales Country 1
UmpiresCS Aiken, WR Jackson
Close of play day 1New South Wales Country (1) 5/0 (Pyke 11*, Neal 0*)

Queensland Country first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RT Staffb Brady38     
TG Oliverlbw b Neal62     
SJ Scuderic and b Irvine44     
LJ Schultelbw b Iffland15     
*CR Pagec and b Irvine26     
+BW Hartleyc Iffland b Irvine0     
WJ Brownc Bennett b Budden7     
GL Stanleyc Everingham b Brady8     
AR Ticklec Everingham b Budden1     
BH Drinkwaternot out35     
PM Ryanc Everingham b Iffland0     
Extras(2 b, 11 lb, 8 nb, 4 w)25
Total(all out, 93.5 overs)261
Fall of wickets:
1-98, 2-123, 3-146, 4-202, 5-206, 6-213, 7-215, 8-218, 9-258, 10-261 (93.5 ov)
New South Wales Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Budden21   67221-
Brady20   445241
Irvine13   7183-2
Pyke4   0120--
Neal21   5551--

New South Wales Country first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JK Pykeb Drinkwater36     
R Nealb Ryan0     
DR Tinklbw b Drinkwater70     
PJ Solwaylbw b Drinkwater0     
AL Sharpec Scuderi b Brown22     
*GR Bennettnot out64     
GR Irvinec Hartley b Tickle31     
+BR Everinghamlbw b Brown2     
MJ Bradynot out26     
NS Buddendid not bat      
SP Ifflanddid not bat      
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 4 nb, 1 w)15
Total(7 wickets, 71 overs)266
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-70, 3-70, 4-128, 5-141, 6-202, 7-218
Queensland Country bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tickle11   164141
Ryan13   2511--
Drinkwater19   4783--
Stanley17   4390--
Brown11   4242--

BH Drinkwater hit four fours and one six in his innings. By winning this match New South Wales Country won the first National Country Cricket Championships. No score book has been located for this match and as a result of the very limited press description it has not been possible to list all of the batsman dismissed at the fall of each wicket in the Queensland Country innings.