2 Nov 2013

Close in Plunket Shield match in Hamilton

5:47 am on 2 November 2013

The Auckland cricketers are 277 for 9 in reply to Northern Districts first innings of 315 after 2 days of their Plunket Shield match in Hamilton.

Daniel Vettori has taken 5 wickets in the Auckland innings.

Meanwhile the opening Twenty20 match of the season between Canterbury and Central Districts was abandoned without a ball being bowled because of rain in Christchurch.

Canterbury are scheduled to play Otago at Hagley Oval tonight.