Wellington 221-3 (Devon Conway 105*, Tom Blundell 79)
Otago 210-8 (Neil Broom 65, Hamish Rutherford 44, Brad Wilson 32*; Rachin Ravindra 3-32)
Result - Wellington won by 11 runs
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A brilliant 142 run 2nd wicket partnership between Devon Conway (105*) and wicket keeper Tom Blundell (79) set up a formidable score of 221-3 for Wellington, off their 20 overs.
In reply, Otago fell just 11 runs short in the run chase - Neil Broom (65), Hamish Rutherford (44) and Brad Wilson (32*) all contributing and Rachin Ravindra (3-32) the pick of the bowlers for Wellington.
Otago - Hamish Rutherford, Neil Broom, Josh Tasman-Jones, Ben Raine, Ben Cox(wk), Anaru Kitchen, Josh Finnie, Brad Wilson, Nathan Smith, Christi Viljoen, Jacob Duffy(c)
Wellington - Michael Bracewell, Devon Conway, Tom Blundell(wk), Jimmy Neesham, Troy Johnson, Luke Woodcock, Rachin Ravindra, Ollie Newton, Jeetan Patel, Ben Sears, Hamish Bennett(c)
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