Auckland Premier Cricket Short Report 3 Feb

Auckland Premier Cricket Short Report Feb 3

Rain played spoiler across Auckland today with only a couple of matches seeing any action before rain intervened.

At Michaels Ave, Waitakere resumed the day needing four wickets to claim first innings points.

Joshua Allan (27*) dug in for Ellerslie batting with the tail to keep Waitakere’s bowlers at bay.

Waitakere were unable to find the breakthrough with rain spoiling any chance of a result.

Elsewhere around the grounds, Birkenhead made it to 66/2 before rain lead to the match being abandoned leaving Eden Roskill with first innings points after their excellent performance last week.

Will O’Donnell (29*) and Dan Ter Braak (37*) dug in for Takapuna, finishing the days play 90/3 in reply to Cornwall’s 363.

No further play was possible around the grounds with all sides having to settle for equal points.



Hedley Howarth

Grafton vs East Coast Bays

Grafton 190 (A Burton 52:L Delport 7-89) playing East Coast Bays 177/4 (K Seedall 32, V Raj 49, TN Cullen 58*)


Cornwall vs Takapuna

Cornwall 363 (AM Dhadwal 75, B Barnard 92, T Nidamanuru 49, F De Villiers 46, L Rodrigues 32: EH Herd 6-112, M R Jones 3-92) Takapuna 90/3 (DB Ter Braak 37*)


Howick Pakuranga vs Papatoetoe

Howick Pakuranga 363/7 dec (D Young 125, B Walsh 37, A Morrison 69, A Jones 53: B Singh 5-94) Papatoetoe 32/1


Parnell vs Auckland University

Auckland University 352/8 dec (C Ansell 134, T Wells 62:D Goddard 4-65) Parnell 6/0


Tom Hellaby

North Shore vs Suburbs New Lynn

North Shore 132 (M Olsen 47, G McKenzie 30: JM Presland 3-13, A Patel 4-39) Suburbs New Lynn 91/6 (C Brungar 3-25)


Ellerslie vs Waitakere

Waitakere 204 (B Cachopa 87, T Ngatai 61, C Heesch 3-19) Ellerslie 141/6 (R Evans-Moore 3-39)


Birkenhead vs Eden Roskill

Birkenhead 92 (J Houghton 35: R Sandhu 5-24, H Johal 3-15) and 66/2 ( D Steyn 39*) lost first innings to Eden Roskill 313/9 (S Desai 130, BM Rowland 71: Q Taljaard 3-67)