Plunket Shield at Hamilton, Mar 18-21 2015
464/8d & 254
(84.4 ov, target 356)
363 & 306
Northern D won by 49 runs
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Aldridge, Devcich fashion thrilling Northern Districts win

Graeme Aldridge's five-wicket haul in the second innings helped Northern Districts register a 49-run victory over Otago in a thrilling last-day finish at the Seddon Park

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Scorecard summary
Northern Districts464/8d(117.3 overs)1st Innings
Brad Wilson165 (309)
Dean Brownlie128 (185)
Rhys Phillips4/98(32.3)
Jacob Duffy3/129(31)
Otago363(107.3 overs)1st Innings
Jesse Ryder92 (96)
Craig Smith70 (157)
Northern Districts254(70.4 overs)2nd Innings
Jacob Duffy6/83(21.4)
Craig Smith2/43(17)
Otago306(84.4 overs)2nd Innings
Josh Finnie77 (99)
Ryan Duffy55 (111)
Graeme Aldridge5/57(15.4)
James Baker2/45(15)
Match details
Seddon Park, Hamilton
TossNorthern Districts , elected to bat first
SeriesPlunket Shield 2014
Match days18,19,20,21 March 2015 (4-day match)
First-class debut
Rhys Phillips
Gary Baxter
Barry Frost
Match Referee
Dave Quested
PointsNorthern Districts 20, Otago 4