Auckland Aces beat Canterbury Kings by 7 wickets in Dream11 Super Smash thriller
Auckland Aces beat Canterbury Kings by 7 wickets in Dream11 Super Smash thriller at the Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland today.
Canterbury Kings 194-3 (20 Ovs) – (Chad Bowes 90, Jack Boyle 69*; Ronnie Hira 1-31)
Auckland Aces 195-3 (19.3 Ovs) – (Martin Guptill 83*, Colin Munro 68*, Corey Anderson 28*;Cole McConchie 1-23)
Result - Auckland Aces won by 7 wickets
Auckland Aces won the toss and decided to field against Canterbury Kings in what turned out to be a high scoring thriller in the 17th match of the Dream11 Super Smash.
Canterbury Kings scored a competitive 194-3 in their 20 Overs, with Chad Bowes 90 and Jack Boyle 69* putting on 115 for the first wicket off 11 overs; Ronnie Hira 1-31 was the pick of the bowlers for Auckland Aces.
In reply, the Auckland Aces chased down the required runs, scoring 195-3 in 19.3 Overs – with their international ‘big guns’ Martin Guptill 83*, Colin Munro 68* and Corey Anderson 28* all coming to the party in a thrilling climax ; Cole McConchie 1-23 was the pick of the bowlers for Canterbury Kings.
Auckland Aces - Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips (wk), Mark Chapman, Craig Cachopa (c), Corey Anderson, Sean Solia, Ronnie Hira, Louis Delport, Ben Lister, Mitchell McClenaghan
Bench - William Somerville, Ross ter Braak
Canterbury Kings - Jack Boyle, Chad Bowes, Stephen Murdoch, Cole McConchie (c), Cam Fletcher (wk), Leo Carter, Andrew Ellis, Henry Shipley, Will Williams, Blake Coburn, Ed Nuttall
Bench - Sean Davey
Toss: Auckland Aces won the toss and decided to field
Time: 03:00 AM GMT
Venue: Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
Umpires: Chris Brown, Tim Parlane Match Referee: K Pulley
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