The Ford Trophy 2017-18

Auckland Aces vs Central Stags 1st Semi-Final Live Cricket Score, Ford Trophy 2018

Auckland Aces vs Central Districts Stags 1st Semi-final Live Cricket Score, Live Streaming & TV Channel 2018

Ford Trophy 2017-18 1st semi-final match between Auckland Aces v Central Districts Stags on February 17, 2018 at Pukekura Park, New Plymouth; the match starts at 10:00 PM GMT. Matt McEwan is a late change to the Aces squad, he will replace Ben Lister who is ill.

The loser of the 1st Semi-Final between the Central Stags and Auckland Aces in New Plymouth will still have a chance to make the 2018 Ford Trophy Grand Final. The winner 1st semi-final advance to final, where either hosts Northern Districts (third qualifier) or defending champions Canterbury (fourth qualifier) will exit from the tournament.

Auckland Aces are playing the second qualifier, they have lifted the competition trophy twice. The winner of 2nd semi-final match will progress to Wednesday’s Elimination Final where they will meet either the Central Stags or Aces in the eliminator match and winner of eliminator game advance to final.

Live Streaming & TV Channel: Sky Sport NZ is the official broadcaster for Ford Trophy 2017-18, Sky Sport NZ to broadcast live coverage of Ford Trophy some match in New Zealand, these matches also streamed live on Sky Go (Website, App).

New Zealand: Sky Sport NZ, Sky Go

Central Districts v Auckland 1st Semi-Final Live Score, Ford Trophy 2017-18
Central Districts won by 7 wickets (DLS Method – reduced to 32 overs due to rain delay – target 190)


191/3 (25.4 ovs)


240/10 (45.5 ovs)

Date February 17, 2018
Central Districts vs Auckland, 1st Semi-Final
Pukekura Park, New Plymouth
10:00 PM GMT, 11:00 AM LOCAL, 03:30 AM IST
Points Table
Ford Trophy 2017-18 Points Table
TV & Live Streaming Ford Trophy 2017-18 Live Streaming & TV Channel
Tournament Ford Trophy, 2017-18
Prediction Auckland Aces to win
Toss Central Districts opt to bowl
AA Playing XI Jeet Raval, Glenn Phillips (wk), Sean Solia, Finn Allen, Craig Cachopa (c), Ben Horne, Michael Barry, Tarun Nethula, Donovan Grobbelaar, Lockie Ferguson, Jamie Brown
CS Playing XI George Worker, Ben Smith, Jesse Ryder, Will Young (c), Tom Bruce, Dane Cleaver (wk), Doug Bracewell, Adam Milne, Ajaz Patel, Seth Rance, Blair Tickner
Result Central Districts won by 7 wickets

Team Squads

Central Stags Squad: Will Young (captain), Doug Bracewell, Tom Bruce, Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver (wk), Adam Milne, Ajaz Patel, Seth Rance, Jesse Ryder, Bevan Small, Ben Smith, Blair Tickner, George Worker

Auckland Aces Squad: Craig Cachopa (captain), Finn Allen, Michael Barry, Graeme Beghin, Jamie Brown, Lockie Ferguson, Donovan Grobbelaar, Ben Horne, Matt McEwan, Tarun Nethula, Glenn Phillips, Jeet Raval, Sean Solia

The Ford Trophy 2017-18 is the 47th season of the official List A limited overs cricket competition in New Zealand, organized by New Zealand Cricket Board (NZC).

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