New Zealand Domestic Season 2007/08

Wellington v Canterbury, State Championship final, Wellington

Canterbury clinch title with 49-run win

Canterbury secured their first State Championship title in a decade after Todd Astle's four wickets helped fend off a charging Wellington at the Basin Reserve

Wellington v Canterbury, State Championship final, Wellington

Davidson drives Canterbury closer

Michael Davidson devastated Wellington with four wickets in 11 balls to set Canterbury on the path to what could be their first State Championship title in a decade

Wellington v Canterbury, State Championship final, Wellington

Bennett seven-for gives Canterbury lead

Hamish Bennett's seven-wicket haul helped dismiss Wellington for 188 on a rain-affected third day at Basin Reserve and gave Canterbury a slender 27-run lead

Kruger Van Wyk lifts the trophy
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Canterbury celebrate their State Championship win
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Todd Astle took 4 for 26 to help Canterbury lift the State Championship
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Luke Woodcock drives during his second-innings 65
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Neal Parlane's 74 was the best score as Wellington crashed to defeat
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Michael Davidson took four wickets in four overs to stun Wellington
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