NK vs AUK: Table-toppers Auckland will face Northern Knights in their next game of the ongoing Ford Trophy on Wednesday. Auckland have been in the top form this season as they have won 6 games and lost only 2 of their 8 games. On the other hand, things haven’t been gloomy for Northern Knights as they have only managed 3 wins in their 8 games. Auckland needs only a single win in their remaining 2 games to qualify directly for the final. Northern Knights, at the same time, need to win both of their remaining games to qualify for the eliminator.
Northern Knights vs Auckland
Northern Knights Team News:
- Dean Brownlie and Scott Johnston are expected to feature in the playing 11 in place of Neil Wagner and Peter Bocock.
- Anurag Verma could replace Zak Gibson in the playing 11.
Auckland Team News
- Colin Munro has been added to the squad after the conclusion of T20 series against India.
- He will take the opening slot in the playing 11 replacing William O Donnell.
- Sean Solia is expected to replace Kylie Jamieson in the playing 11 after the latter been left out of the squad.
Northern Knights vs Auckland Playing11
NK Playing 11
BJ Watling (WK), Joe Carter (C), Katene Clarke, Anton Devcich, Brett Randell, Brett Hampton, Anurag Verma, Joe Walker, HR Cooper, Scott Johnston and Dean Brownlie.
AUK Playing 11
Ben Horne (WK), Jeet Raval, Matt McEwan, Finn Allen, Danru Ferns, Louis Delport, Robert ODonnell, Sean Solia, Craig Cachopa (C), Colin Munro, and Ben Lister.
Northern Knights vs Auckland Squad
Northern Knights Squad
Anton Devcich, Katene Clarke, Joe Carter (C), BJ Watling, HR Cooper, Peter Bocock, Brett Hampton, Scott Johnston, Joe Walker, Brett Randell, Zak Gibson, Anurag Verma, and Dean Brownlie.
Ben Horne, Robert ODonnell, Colin Munro, Craig Cachopa (C), Jeet Raval, Matt McEwan, Finn Allen, Danru Ferns, Louis Delport, William O Donnell, Jamie Brown, Sean Solia, and Ben Lister.