State Shield 2008/09

Winner - Northern Districts

Otago v North Districts, State Shield final, Hamilton

Yovich and Aldridge take Northern Districts to title

Joseph Yovich and Graeme Aldridge helped table-toppers Northern Districts to their fifth State Shield title in 14 years - their first since 2004-05

State Shield 2008-09

Marshall's century sets up Northern Districts win

Northern Districts, Otago and Wellington were the winners in the latest round of State Shield action

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Northern D 10 7 3 0 0 29 +0.296
Canterbury 10 5 4 0 1 24 +0.170
Otago 10 4 4 0 2 24 +0.574
Central D 10 5 5 0 0 22 -0.223
Wellington 10 4 6 0 0 16 -0.394
Auckland 10 3 6 0 1 14 -0.315

Statistics

State Shield, 2008/09 (in New Zealand List A)

Northern Districts players with the trophy
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James Marshall lifts the trophy
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James Marshall with the trophy
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Joseph Yovich plays the slog sweep
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Bradley Scott is bowled
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Warren McSkimming throws at the stumps
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Squads

Tournament Results
Northern D v Otago at Hamilton - Jan 31, 2009
Northern D won by 49 runs
Canterbury v Otago at Christchurch - Jan 28, 2009
Otago won by 8 wickets (with 216 balls remaining)
Central D v Auckland at New Plymouth - Jan 25, 2009
Central D won by 51 runs
Northern D v Canterbury at Hamilton - Jan 25, 2009
Canterbury won by 5 runs
Otago v Wellington at Invercargill - Jan 25, 2009
Wellington won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
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