Auckland Aces held to a draw
After losing two days to rain, the Auckland Aces were held to a draw by the Central Stags in the third round of the Plunket Shield at Eden Park’s Outer Oval on the weekend.
on Saturday with 381/6 and added 21 runs before declaring. Time was called for the day with the home side finishing on 253/4. The two sides meet again tomorrow in Napier for the start of the fourth round.
High five: Auckland’s Michael Bates celebrates a wicket with his