Auckland Aces would look to retain the top spot in the Ford Trophy points table when they will face Canterbury back in their home. The 6th match of Ford Trophy is scheduled between Auckland Aces and Canterbury Kings at Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland. After winning their first encounter by 5 wickets against Central Districts, Auckland Aces are high on confidence. Canterbury Kings, in contrast, lost their first match against Otago Volts by 3 wickets.
Canterbury Kings would like to win this match and taste their first victory.
Series- The Ford Trophy 2017-18
Venue- Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
Date and Time- Dec 06, 10:00 AM Local
Eden Park Outer Oval in Auckland is generally slow and features a drop-in pitch. The wicket is favourable for batting while it is hard on the bowlers. The ground also has few short boundaries behind square at the northern end and straight down the ground. Both the team’s skipper and bowlers will have to plan accordingly.
Average 1st Inns scores-218
Average 2nd Inns scores-193
Highest total recorded-340/5 (48.4 Ov) by NZ vs Aus
Lowest total recorded-73/10 (26.3 Ov) by NZ vs SL
Highest score chased-340/5 (48.4 Ov) by NZ vs Aus
Lowest score defended-153/10 (39.5 Ov) by NZ vs Eng
AUK Probable 11-
Craig Cachopa (c), Michael Barry, Mark Chapman, Lockie Ferguson, Michael Guptill Bunce, Ben Horne, M McClenaghan, Matt Mcewan, Colin Munro, Tarun Nethula, Robbie O Donnell, Aniket Parikh, Glenn Phillips
CTB Probable 11-
Cole McConchie (c), Fraser Sheat, Todd Astle, Chad Bowes, Cam Fletcher (wk), Jeremy Benton, Leo Carter, Michael Pollard, Tim Johnston, Will Williams, Ben Stokes
Please note: Management can take any decision at the last moment. The AUK Vs CTB Match Preview provided here is based on our research and understanding. Please choose your own playing 11 as per information provided here.
Craig Cachopa (batsman)
Colin Munro (all-rounder)
Tarun Nethula (bowler)
Mark Chapman (all-rounder)
Todd Astle (all-rounder)
Cole McConchie (batsman)
Michael Pollard (batsman)
Auckland Vs Canterbury 6th Match Predictions:-