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Northern Knights beat Auckland Aces by 3 wickets in Dream11 Super Smash

A proud moment for Daryl Mitchell as he gets a chance to captain the Knights for the first time in the SuperSmashNZ
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Northern Knights beat Auckland Aces by 3 wickets in Dream11 Super Smash at the Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland today.

 

Match Summary

Auckland Aces 170-7 (20 Ovs) – (Martin Guptill 42, Colin Munro 44 , Glenn Phillips 22; Anurag Verma 3-35)

Northern Knights 173-7 (19 Ovs)  - (Anton Devcich 51, Tim Seifert 21, Daniel Flynn 29, Scott Kuggeleijn 21*)

Result - Northern Knights won by 3 wickets

Northern Knights won the toss and decided to bowl against Auckland Aces who scored a competitive 170-7 in their 20 Overs with Martin Guptill 42, Colin Munro 44  and Glenn Phillips 22 getting them off to a great start and Corey Anderson 20 , chipping in as well towards the end of their innings; Anurag Verma 3-35 was the pick of the bowlers for the Knights.

In reply, Northern Knights chased down the runs required in style, scoring 173-7 in 19 Overs with Anton Devcich 51 and Tim Seifert 21 building the platform and Daniel Flynn 29 and Scott Kuggeleijn 21* the main run getters from there.

 

Scott Kuggeleijn 21* and Anurag Verma 6* brought the Knights home with an over to spare

 

Teams

 

Auckland Aces - Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Craig Cachopa (c), Corey Anderson, Ben Horne (wk), Ronnie Hira, Ben Lister, Mitchell McClenaghan, Kyle Jamieson

Bench - Robert ODonnell, Ross ter Braak, William Somerville, Sean Solia, Louis Delport

Northern Knights - Tim Seifert (wk), Anton Devcich, Dean Brownlie (c), Brett Hampton, Daniel Flynn, Daryl Mitchell, Peter Bocock, Scott Kuggeleijn, Ish Sodhi, Anurag Verma, Brett Randell

Bench - Joe Carter, Matthew Fisher, Jake Gibson

 

Match Details

 

Toss: Northern Knights won the toss and decided to bowl

Time: 03:10 AM GMT

Venue: Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland

 

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