Wellington Firebirds beat Northern Knights by 52 runs in Dream11 Super Smash
Wellington Firebirds beat Northern Knights by 52 runs in the 20th Match of the Dream11 Super Smash today at the Basin Reserve, Wellington.
Northern Knights 136-all out (18.3 Ovs) – (Tim Seifert 35, Dean Brownlie 32; Hamish Bennett 3-28, Ollie Newton 2-13, James Neesham 1-22)
Wellington Firebirds 188-4 (20 Ovs) – (Michael Pollard 51, Rachin Ravindra 39, James Neesham 40*, Fraser Colson 21*)
Result – Wellington Firebirds won by 52 runs
The @wgtnfirebirds bowled out the @ndcricket Knights to complete an impressive 52-run at the Basin Reserve. ??— Dream11 Super Smash (@SuperSmashNZ) January 3, 2020
The Firebirds move to the top of the ladder with the win.
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Wellington Firebirds won the toss and decided to bat against Northern Knights scoring a competitive 188-4 in their 20 Overs – Michael Pollard 51, Rachin Ravindra 39, James Neesham 40*, Fraser Colson 21* were the run getters and Scott Kuggeleijn, Anton Devcich and Brett Randell all took one wicket apiece for Northern Knights.
In reply, Northern Knights were bundled out for 136 in 18.3 Overs with Tim Seifert 35 and Dean Brownlie 32 top scoring; Hamish Bennett 3-28, Ollie Newton 2-13 and James Neesham 1-22 were the pick of the bowlers for the Firebirds.
Northern Knights - Anton Devcich, Tim Seifert (wk), Dean Brownlie (c), Joe Carter, Brett Hampton, Daryl Mitchell, Daniel Flynn, Scott Kuggeleijn, Ish Sodhi, Anurag Verma, Brett Randell
Bench - Peter Bocock, Jake Gibson
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: Peter Younghusband, Ian McPeake
Toss: Wellington Firebirds won the toss and decided to bat
Time: 03:10 AM GMT
Venue: Basin Reserve, Wellington
Umpires: Shaun Haig, Derek Walker Third Umpire: Garth Stirrat Match Referee: RE Hayward
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