Auckland vs Wellington 1st T20 Live Cricket Score, AUC v WEL, 2020-21
The 1st T20 match in the Dream11 Super Smash 2020-21 between Auckland Aces v Wellington Firebirds on December 24 at Basin Reserve, Wellington; the match starts at 12:40 AM GMT. The overall record is in favor of Auckland Aces, Auckland team have a better winning record against Wellington, here is the head to head statistics between AUC and WEL:
- Overall Matches: 30
- AUC Won: 16
- WEL Won: 11
- Abandoned: 3
The Super Smash is a domestic Twenty20 cricket competition in New Zealand, The Wellington Firebirds were the defending champions. Six teams compete in the twenty20 league tournament. Dream11 Super Smash 2020-21 features thirty-two matches (30-group league match, one preliminary final and final), top three teams from the points table will advance to the playoff. The tournament consists of a double round-robin, with the top three teams qualifying for the playoffs.
TV Guide: FanCode, India’s first multi-sport aggregator platform by Dream Sports, has partnered with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) to exclusively live stream all the cricket matches of Super Smash 2020-21 from the domestic T20 competition in India. This comprehensive digital experience of series will be available through FanCode’s industry-first offering – Match Pass and Tour Pass.
Spark Sport had secured a six year broadcast deal with New Zealand Cricket for all domestic and international cricket played within New Zealand, Spark Sport to broadcast live coverage of Super Smash 2020-21 in New Zealand. Spark Sport is a New Zealand sports streaming service, owned and operated by Spark. Every match is streamed on Spark Sport. Thirteen matches of the tournament also shown live and free-to-air on TVNZ 1 and TVNZ duke.
Cricket viewers in the United States can watch Dream11 Super Smash 2020-21 live broadcast on ESPN+. In the United Kingdom, TV coverage will be shown exclusively live on BT Sport. BT Sport has acquired a free-to-air rights package that includes daily highlights of tournament matches played in New Zealand T20 League, they also acquired OTT (Audio, Video, and other media services via the internet) right. SuperSport to telecast live coverage of Dream11 Super Smash 2020-21 matches in South Africa.
United Kingdom: BT Sport 3
United States: ESPN+
South Africa: SuperSport (Cricket, Grandstand)
New Zealand: Spark Sport, TVNZ 1 & Duke
Wellington v Auckland 1st T20 Live Score, WEL vs AUC, Super Smash 2020-21
Wellington won by 4 wickets
176/3 (20 ovs)
178/6 (19.1 ovs)
|Date||December 24, 2020|
||Wellington Firebirds vs Auckland Aces, 1st T20|
||Basin Reserve, Wellington|
||6:10 AM IST, 12:40 AM GMT, 01:40 PM LOCAL|
||Super Smash 2020-21 Points Table|
|TV Listings||Super Smash 2020-21 TV Guide|
|Tournament||Super Smash, 2020-21|
|Head to Head||Matches – 30, AUC Won – 16, WEL Won – 11, Abandoned – 3|
|Prediction||Wellington Firebirds to win|
|Toss||Wellington opt to bowl|
|AUC Playing XI||
Graeme Beghin, Sean Solia, William O Donnell, Robert ODonnell (c), Ben Horne (wk), Bradley Rodden, William Somerville, Olly Pringle, Ryan Harrison, Ben Lister, Danru Ferns
|WEL Playing XI||Rachin Ravindra, Finn Allen, Troy Johnson, Michael Bracewell (c), Fraser Colson, Jamie Gibson, Logan van Beek, Lauchie Johns (wk), Peter Younghusband, Hamish Bennett, Michael Snedden|
|Result||Wellington won by 4 wickets|
Auckland Aces Squad: Robert ODonnell (c), Ben Horne (wk), Sean Solia, Graeme Beghin, Ben Lister, Olly Pringle, William Somerville, Bradley Rodden, William O Donnell, Ross ter Braak, Danru Ferns, Ryan Harrison
Wellington Firebirds Squad: Fraser Colson, Rachin Ravindra, Michael Bracewell (wk/c), Troy Johnson, Finn Allen, Lauchie Johns, Logan van Beek, Jamie Gibson, Hamish Bennett, Peter Younghusband, Ian McPeake, Michael Snedden, Devon Conway, Jimmy Neesham
The Wellington Firebirds will we be boosted by the return of two of their seamers for the opening match of their Super Smash. Hamish Bennett and Logan van Beek both return to the Firebirds side after periods out with injury. Bennett, who topped the Super Smash wicket-taking charts last summer, missed out T20 series against Pakistan due to the injury, while Van Beek has been nursing a shoulder injury. BLACKCAPS Devon Conway and Jimmy Neesham are unavailable for the opening round of the competition due to their involvement in the third T20 against Pakistan last night. Tom Blundell is also unavailable as he prepares for the start of the Test series against Pakistan on Boxing Day.
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