Persistent rain at Hagley Oval in Christchurch led to the 14th match of the 2023-2024 Tremendous Smash between Canterbury Kings and Central Districts being deserted. Consequently, the 2 groups shared the factors.
Canterbury Kings are third on the desk and now have 12 factors to their identify. They’re now stage on factors with Auckland Aces and a pair of factors behind Wellington Firebirds. Central Stags, however, are at quantity 4 and are nonetheless searching for their second win within the event. They’ve 8 factors with a single win in 4 video games.
Wellington Firebirds stays on the prime with essentially the most wins. Firebirds has 14 factors from 3 wins in 5 matches. Auckland Aces comply with them in second place with 12 factors.
The underside two spots are occupied by Otago Volts and Northern Courageous. The Volts have performed 5 video games, successful one and shedding three. They at the moment have 6 factors, whereas bottom-placed Northern Courageous have the fewest factors (4). Nonetheless, they’ve additionally performed the fewest variety of video games (3).
The 14th match of the Tremendous Smash 2023-24 ends and not using a consequence
Resulting from persistent rain, the 14th match was initially shortened to an 11-over match per workforce. Canterbury Kings captain Cole McConchie gained the toss and elected to bowl first. Central Stags didn’t make an amazing begin as opener Bayley Wiggins solely departed within the second over after scoring simply eight runs, together with a six.
Matt Henry then despatched Dean Cleaver (0) again to the hut in his second over, whereas Will Younger misplaced his wicket to Michael Rae within the subsequent over, leaving the workforce in every kind of hassle.
Henry took his second wicket of the day by dismissing Josh Clarkson (6) because the Stags noticed them reeling at 21/4 earlier than rain interrupted and the match was ultimately referred to as off.
Canterbury Kings had lowered Central Stags to 21 for 4 within the powerplay and had been in a fairly good place earlier than rain performed a spoilsport. They’d be dissatisfied in the event that they did not get all 4 factors. Maybe Central Stags can be fortunate to get these two factors after seeing how they clinched the powerplay.