15 Dec 2008

Canrterbury come up short in Hamilton

6:44 pm on 15 December 2008

Canterbury and Northern Districts have drawn their State Championship cricket match in Hamilton after the visitors finished on 294 for eight, needi\ng 317 for the outright win.

Otago will start the final day at Eden Park on 132 for four, leading Auckland by 120 after conceding first innings points.

And Wellington were 363 for seven late on a rain-interupted final day at the Basin Reserve in reply to Central Districts' 523.