Match Notes

State Shield News

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Todd inspires Otago win

    Canterbury face a 24-hour wait before knowing whether they will have to travel to Central or Northern Districts for their State Shield semi-final on Wednesday after they lost their last preliminary round game to Otago by four wickets

  • Sensational last-ball win for ND

    In a game of stunning drama which had constant stoppages due to rain, Northern Districts pulled off an incredible win against Wellington with a last-ball six