Jacob Duffy claimed a career-best seven for 89 to help his side wrestle back some momentum in Wellington.
It was a day to forget for the batsmen as senior cricket delivered plenty of low scores on Saturday.
Otago will put out plenty of new faces when it takes on Wellington at the Basin Reserve today as the first-class season gets under way for another year.
Union, St Kevin's College and Oamaru registered wins in senior 40-over cricket in the North Otago competition on Saturday.
The last player to arrive in Dunedin from Pretoria turned out to be rather handy. New Otago recruit Dean Foxcroft talks to cricket writer Adrian Seconi.
Queenstown's scenic cricket oval has been snubbed by international cricket for six years, but it remains in the minds of many of the sport's greats.
There is one question Otago will have pondered more than any other this winter - how does it score more runs?
It's come too late for the New Zealand cricketers, but the boundary countback rule will no longer be used to decide tied Super Overs.
A group of Spark Sport customers already unhappy with its Rugby World Cup coverage is horrified the company has been given the rights for cricket games played in New Zealand.
News this morning that Spark has won the cricket rights leaves die-hard fans in the awkward position of needing two subscriptions to catch all the action.
It's another win for Spark Sport in the battle against Sky, with Spark NZ securing New Zealand Cricket rights for the next six years. Shares in Sky slumped after this morning's announcement.
The bat and oval ball are coming together in a session at the end of the month as the two codes look at challenges facing their games at a club level.
Albion stalwart Jamie Glenn is putting down the bat and ball and taking up coaching. Adrian Seconi caught up with him before the club season begins.
St Hilda's Collegiate will burst through a barrier with a historic appearance at the Willows Cricket Club next week.