Auckland breeze to comfortable 9 wicket win over Canterbury in Super Smash
Canterbury won the toss and decided to bat against Auckland at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch today in the Super Smash.
Canterbury 122-8 (Cam Fletcher 43; Matthew Quinn 4-20)
Auckland 124-1 (Daniel Bell-Drummond 51*, Glenn Phillips 59)
Result - Auckland won by 9 wickets
A convincing win for the @aucklandcricket Aces, chasing down @CanterburyCrick Kings' 122 for the loss of one-wicket, Bell-Drummond scoring 51* and Phillips 59. The Aces are now in second-place with just two rounds to go!#kingsvaces #bksupersmash #cricketnation ??@PhotosportNZ pic.twitter.com/e5HZ5meMz9— Super Smash (@SuperSmashNZ) January 26, 2019
Auckland made short work of their run chase winning by 9 wickets against Canterbury - Daniel Bell-Drummond 51* and Glenn Phillips 59 were the mainstays with the bat.
Earlier, Canterbury had scored a disappointing 122-8 - Cam Fletcher top scoring with 43 and Matthew Quinn 4-20, the star with the ball for Auckland.
Canterbury - Chad Bowes, Tom MacRury, Stephen Murdoch, Cole McConchie(c), Andrew Ellis, Cam Fletcher(wk), Henry Shipley, Kyle Jamieson, Todd Astle, Will Williams, Ed Nuttall
Auckland - Craig Cachopa(c), Graeme Beghin, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Mark Chapman, Ronnie Hira, Donovan Grobbelaar, Mitchell McClenaghan, Robert O'Donnell, Glenn Phillips(wk), Matthew Quinn, William Somerville
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