Auckland, Mar 14 - 17 2017, Plunket Shield
461 & 202/4d
(target 330)334 & 258
Auckland won by 71 runs
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• ESPNcricinfo staff

Nethula shines as Auckland rout Northern Districts

Auckland, by virtue of this victory, have earned maximum bonus points from round seven of the Plunket Shield and trail top-ranked Canterbury by one position, while Northern Districts are placed third

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Scorecard summary
Auckland461/10(120.3 overs)1st INNINGS
Northern Districts334/10(106.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Henry Cooper101 (269)
Auckland202/4(48.3 overs)2nd INNINGS
Glenn Phillips109 (142)
Rob Nicol47 (91)
James Baker2/27(11)
Ish Sodhi1/56(12.3)
Northern Districts258/10(75.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Henry Cooper83 (172)
Joe Carter42 (71)
Match details
Eden Park Outer Oval, Auckland
TossAuckland, elected to bat first
SeriesPlunket Shield
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-1.10pm, Tea 3.10-3.30pm, Close 5.30pm
Match days14,15,16,17 March 2017 - day (4-day match)
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Phil Jones
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Shaun Haig
Match Referee
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Ross Dykes
PointsAuckland 20, Northern Districts 7