result
Final, New Plymouth, Feb 23 2018, The Ford Trophy
(32.4/50 ov, target 198)201/4
Auckland won by 6 wickets (with 104 balls remaining)
Article Thumbnail
3y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Auckland claim the Ford Trophy after Central Districts lose 5 for 7

Auckland won their first List A title since 2012-13, after clinching the final with plenty of wickets and overs to spare

Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Central Districts197/10(46.4 overs)
Tom Bruce49 (48)
Will Young49 (82)
Auckland201/4(32.4 overs)
32.4
6
Tickner to O'Donnell, SIX runs
32.3
Tickner to O'Donnell, no run
32.2
2
Tickner to O'Donnell, 2 runs
32.1
Tickner to O'Donnell, no run
end of over 324 runs
AUCK: 193/4CRR: 6.03 • RRR: 0.28 • Need 5 from 18 overs
Craig Cachopa10 (15)
Robert O'Donnell14 (6)
Ben Wheeler5-0-31-2
Blair Tickner6-0-33-2
31.6
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
31.5
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
31.4
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
31.3
4
Wheeler to Cachopa, FOUR runs
31.2
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
31.1
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
end of over 3114 runs
AUCK: 189/4CRR: 6.09 • RRR: 0.47 • Need 9 from 19 overs
Robert O'Donnell14 (6)
Craig Cachopa6 (9)
Blair Tickner6-0-33-2
Ben Wheeler3-0-20-1
30.6
Tickner to O'Donnell, no run
30.5
6
Tickner to O'Donnell, SIX runs
30.4
Tickner to O'Donnell, no run
30.3
4
Tickner to O'Donnell, FOUR runs
30.2
4
Tickner to O'Donnell, FOUR runs
30.1
Tickner to O'Donnell, no run
end of over 305 runs • 1 wicket
AUCK: 175/4CRR: 5.83 • RRR: 1.15 • Need 23 from 20 overs
Craig Cachopa6 (9)
Robert O'Donnell0 (0)
Ben Wheeler3-0-20-1
Ajaz Patel9-0-47-0
29.6
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
29.5
4
Wheeler to Cachopa, FOUR runs
29.4
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
29.3
Wheeler to Cachopa, no run
Match details
Pukekura Park, New Plymouth
TossCentral Districts, elected to bat first
SeriesThe Ford Trophy
Season2017/18
Series resultAuckland won the 2017/18 The Ford Trophy
Match days24 February 2018 - day match (50-over match)
Umpires
New Zealand Image
Billy Bowden
New Zealand Image
Tim Parlane
TV Umpire
New Zealand Image
Tony Gillies
Match Referee
New Zealand Image
Gary Baxter