Semi Final, Wellington, Feb 6 2007, State Shield
(45.1/50 ov, target 260)188
Auckland won by 71 runs
• Cricinfo staff

Auckland move into final with comfortable win

Auckland booked a place in the State Shield semi-final after beating Wellington at the Basin Reserve by 71 runs. They will now play Otago in the final.

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Scorecard summary
Auckland259/9(50 overs)
Wellington188/10(45.1 overs)
Stu Mills65 (93)
Jesse Ryder52 (68)
Mayu Pasupati3/24(4.1)
Andre Adams2/28(10)
Match details
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossAuckland, elected to bat first
SeriesState Shield
Series resultAuckland advanced
Match days6 February 2007 - day (50-over match)
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Barry Frost
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Evan Watkin