State Shield 2004/05

Winner - Northern Districts

State Shield 2004-05

Northern Districts triumph in low-scoring final

What should have been the showpiece of New Zealand's domestic cricket, the State Shield final, turned into another damp squib as a result of the pitch at New Plymouth's Pukekura Park

State Shield 2004-05

Record-setting Vettori leads ND to a big win

Daniel Vettori once again unveiled his batting talent with his second century in two games to lead Northern Districts to an accomplished seven-wicket win over Canterbury in the State Shield semi-final at Eden Park's Outer Oval today

State Shield, 2004-05

Sinclair dazzles in CD victory

Central Districts qualified to host the final of the State shield after beating Wellington by 72 runs at the Basin Reserve

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Central D 10 7 2 0 1 35 +0.807
Northern D 10 7 2 0 1 32 +0.420
Canterbury 10 4 4 0 2 22 +0.305
Otago 10 4 5 0 1 20 +0.014
Wellington 10 3 6 0 1 14 -0.544
Auckland 10 1 7 0 2 8 -1.014

Statistics

State Shield, 2004/05 (in New Zealand List A)

Tournament Results
Central D v Northern D at New Plymouth - Feb 12, 2005
Northern D won by 20 runs
Canterbury v Northern D at Auckland - Feb 9, 2005
Northern D won by 7 wickets (with 26 balls remaining)
Auckland v Northern D at Auckland - Feb 6, 2005
Northern D won by 112 runs
Wellington v Central D at Wellington - Feb 6, 2005
Central D won by 72 runs
Canterbury v Otago at Christchurch - Feb 5, 2005
Otago won by 4 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
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