Wellington Firebirds beat Auckland Aces by 7 wickets in Dream11 Super Smash
Wellington Firebirds beat Auckland Aces by 7 wickets in the 16th match of the Dream11 Super Smash today, at the Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland.
Auckland Aces 133-9 (Martin Guptill 43; Michael Bracewell 2-5, Malcolm Nofal 2-13, Ollie Newton 2-39)
Wellington Firebirds 137-3 (Dean Conway 79*, James Neesham 23*)
Result - Wellington Firebirds won by 7 wickets
A third consecutive 50 for Devon Conway. This one comes off 35 balls.— Wellington Firebirds (@wgtnfirebirds) December 30, 2019
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Auckland won the toss and decided to bat but only managed to total Auckland Aces 133-9 in their 20 overs - Martin Guptill 43 top scored and Michael Bracewell 2-5, Malcolm Nofal 2-13 and Ollie Newton 2-39 were the stars with the ball for the Firebirds.
In reply, the Firebirds romped to a 7 wicket win thanks to Dean Conway 79* and James Neesham 23*.
Auckland Aces - Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips (wk), Mark Chapman, Craig Cachopa (c), Corey Anderson, Sean Solia, Ronnie Hira, William Somerville, Ben Lister, Mitchell McClenaghan
Bench - Ross ter Braak, Robert ODonnell, Kyle Jamieson
Wellington Firebirds - Devon Conway (wk), Michael Pollard, Rachin Ravindra, Michael Bracewell (c), James Neesham, Fraser Colson, Jamie Gibson, Malcolm Nofal, Logan van Beek, Ollie Newton, Hamish Bennett
Bench: Ian McPeake, Peter Younghusband
Toss: Auckland won the toss and decided to bat
Time: 03:10 AM GMT
Venue: Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
Umpires: Wayne Knights, Ashley Mehrotra Match Referee: Ross Dykes
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