The victorious Auckland team after their title triumph, Auckland v Central Districts, State Championship final, Bert Sutcliffe Oval, April 10, 2009 © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Colin de Grandhomme and Gareth Hopkins got Auckland home with an unbeaten 84-run stand © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Colin de Grandhomme helped seal Auckland's title triumph © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Jacob Oram appeals © Getty Images

  • Apr 10, 2009

    Richard Jones gets hit on the visor © Getty Images

  • Apr 6, 2009

    Lance Shaw celebrates another wicket © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2009

    Colin de Grandhomme dispatches the ball to the leg side © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2009

    Gareth Hopkins is strong on the pull © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2009

    Jeet Raval scored a mammoth 256 for Auckland © Getty Images

  • Mar 10, 2009

    Kane Williamson tucks the ball to the leg side © Getty Images

  • Mar 10, 2009

    Kane Williamson flicks to leg side © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Northern Districts players with the trophy © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    James Marshall lifts the trophy © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    James Marshall with the trophy © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Joseph Yovich plays the slog sweep © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Bradley Scott is bowled © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Warren McSkimming throws at the stumps © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Ian Butler celebrates a wicket © Getty Images

  • Jan 31, 2009

    Kane Williamson pulls © Getty Images