Auckland race to 8 wicket win over Central Districts in Super Smash
Central Districts won the toss and decided to bat against Auckland at Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland today in the Super Smash.
Central Districts 174-9 (George Worker 52, Josh Clarkson 42; Ronnie Hira 3-22, William Somerville 2-30)
Auckland 176-2 (Daniel Bell-Drummond 74, Mark Chapman 75*; Adam Milne 2-35)
Result – Auckland won by 8 wickets
.@deebzz23 goes for a fine 74, caught in the deep by Worker - @aucklandcricket Aces need 18 from just over four overs from here for the W #bksupersmash #acesvstags https://t.co/f4ELfCbQA0— Super Smash (@SuperSmashNZ) 9 February 2019
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Auckland raced to a 8 wicket win over Central Districts in the Super Smash with Daniel Bell-Drummond 74 and Mark Chapman 75* the destroyers with the bat for Auckland.
Earlier, Central Districts scored a competitive 174-9 batting first - George Worker 52 and Josh Clarkson 42 the main run getters and Ronnie Hira 3-22, William Somerville 2-30 the stars with the ball for Auckland.
In reply, Daniel Bell-Drummond 74 and Mark Chapman 75* put on 111 for the 2nd wicket and all but took Auckland home between them.
Auckland - Glenn Phillips(wk), Daniel Bell-Drummond, Mark Chapman, Craig Cachopa(c), Robert O'Donnell, Graeme Beghin, Donovan Grobbelaar, William Somerville, Ronnie Hira, Mitchell McClenaghan, Matthew Quinn
Central Districts - Will Young, George Worker, Dean Foxcroft, Tom Bruce(c), Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver(wk), Ben Wheeler, Bevan Small, Adam Milne, Seth Rance, Ajaz Patel
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