Result
Final, The Ford Trophy at New Plymouth, Feb 24 2018
32.4/50 ov, target 198
201/4
Auckland won by 6 wickets (with 104 balls remaining)
Central Districts Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
GH Worker c †Horne b Ferguson13121630108.33
D Cleaver c Ferguson b Chapman610141060.00
JD Ryder c Brown b Lister551610100.00
WA Young (c)c Phillips b Nethula4982925059.75
TC Bruce c Nethula b Ferguson49489233102.08
DAJ Bracewell c Nethula b Ferguson4064972262.50
BM Wheeler c Raval b Nethula11110009.09
AF Milne c †Horne b Chapman11112009.09
SHA Rance c Cachopa b Chapman16121911133.33
AY Patel c †Horne b Brown825341032.00
BM Tickner not out037000.00
Extras(nb 3, w 6)9
TOTAL(46.4 Ov, RR: 4.22)197
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (George Worker, 3.1 ov), 2-27 (Jesse Ryder, 4.3 ov), 3-128 (Will Young, 24.3 ov), 4-130 (Tom Bruce, 25.6 ov), 5-133 (Ben Wheeler, 28.2 ov), 6-135 (Adam Milne, 31.2 ov), 7-135 (Dane Cleaver, 31.6 ov), 8-163 (Seth Rance, 37.1 ov), 9-190 (Ajaz Patel, 45.3 ov), 10-197 (Doug Bracewell, 46.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BG Lister513116.20---02
LH Ferguson9.422832.89---20
JA Brown703915.57---10
TS Nethula1032422.40---00
SM Solia302307.66---31
MS Chapman814135.12---00
GD Phillips401102.75---00
Auckland Innings (target: 198 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JA Raval c Bracewell b Tickner4754637187.03
GD Phillips c sub (BS Smith) b Wheeler63751159284.00
SM Solia  b Tickner2780028.57
MS Chapman c sub (JA Clarkson) b Wheeler47365153130.55
Craig Cachopa (c)not out1015212066.66
RR O'Donnell not out22101222220.00
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 1, w 3)10
TOTAL(32.4 Ov, RR: 6.15)201/4
Did not bat: BJ Horne, TS Nethula, BG Lister, LH Ferguson, JA Brown 
Fall of wickets: 1-84 (Jeet Raval, 14.6 ov), 2-93 (Sean Solia, 16.5 ov), 3-161 (Glenn Phillips, 27.2 ov), 4-171 (Mark Chapman, 29.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AF Milne502805.60---01
SHA Rance402105.25---10
BM Wheeler503126.20---10
AY Patel904705.22---00
BM Tickner6.404126.15---10
GH Worker1015015.00---00
DAJ Bracewell201206.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Pukekura Park, New Plymouth
TossCentral Districts , elected to bat first
SeriesThe Ford Trophy
Series resultAuckland won the 2017/18 The Ford Trophy
Season2017/18
Match days24 February 2018 (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Tim Parlane
TV Umpire
Tony Gillies
Match Referee
Gary Baxter
MATCH NOTES
Central Districts innings:
  • Ground Delay: Central Districts - 0/0
  • First Power Play: Overs 0.1 - 10.0
  • D Cleaver retired hurt on 6* from 18/0 to 135/6
  • Second Power Play: Overs 10.1 - 40.0
  • Central Districts: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (69 balls), Extras 3
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (WA Young 26, TC Bruce 23, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: Central Districts - 80/2 in 16.0 overs (WA Young 30, TC Bruce 23)
  • Central Districts: 100 runs in 19.2 overs (119 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 117 balls (WA Young 47, TC Bruce 48, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Central Districts - 135/6 in 31.2 overs (DAJ Bracewell 3)
  • Central Districts: 150 runs in 35.3 overs (216 balls), Extras 8
  • Third Power Play: Overs 40.1 - 50.0
Auckland innings:
  • Due to Injury - BS Smith Wicket-Keeper
  • First Power Play: Overs 0.1 - 10.0
  • Auckland: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (49 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (JA Raval 35, GD Phillips 15, Ex 2)
  • Second Power Play: Overs 10.1 - 40.0
  • Drinks: Auckland - 93/2 in 16.5 overs (GD Phillips 39)
  • Auckland: 100 runs in 18.6 overs (115 balls), Extras 9
  • GD Phillips: 50 off 61 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 50 balls (GD Phillips 12, MS Chapman 34, Ex 4)
  • Auckland: 150 runs in 26.6 overs (163 balls), Extras 9
  • Auckland: 200 runs in 32.4 overs (197 balls), Extras 10