Auckland and Wellington will come face to face for the first time in this season in the 8th match of The Ford Trophy 2017-18. While Auckland won its last match against Canterbury by 7 wickets, Wellington lost to Otago by 6 wickets. Moreover, with two wins in its two matches so far, Auckland tops the points table. On the other hand, Wellington has not succeeded in securing a single win.
Auckland- 2 matches – 2 won – 0 lost – 8 points
Wellington- 2 matches – 0 won – 2 lost – 0 points
Series- The Ford Trophy 2017-18
Venue- Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
Date and Time- 10 December, 03:30 AM
Eden Park Outer Oval stadium in Auckland features a drop-in pitch and is generally a slow wicket. It is good for batting and hard on the bowlers.
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
WEL Probable 11-
Hamish Bennett (c), Hamish Marshall, Stephen Murdoch, Luke Woodcock, Matt Taylor, Malcolm Nofal, Devon Conway (wk), Ian McPeake, Logan van Beek, Michael Bracewell, Peter Younghusband
AUK Probable 11-
Craig Cachopa (c), Mitchell McClenaghan, Tarun Nethula, Ben Horne (wk), Mark Chapman, Michael Guptill-Bunce, Robert O’Donnell, Lockie Ferguson, Colin Munro, Glenn Phillips, Matt McEwan
Please Note: The WEL Vs AUK match preview listed here is based on our research and understanding. Please select your own playing 11.
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