Auckland Aces make three changes for start of Ford Trophy

Auckland Aces make three changes for start of Ford Trophy from Auckland Cricket

By: Auckland Cricket  24-Nov-2011
Keywords: Cricket, Sports Entertainment, Aces

The Auckland Aces have made three changes for their first Ford Trophy match with the Wellington Firebirds in Lincoln on Friday. Off spinner Ronnie Hira, batsmen Anaru Kitchen and all-rounder Colin Munro join the Aces in the South Island, replacing Andrew de Boorder, Bruce Martin and Jeet Raval from their Plunket Shield match that ended today. The Aces go in as defending champions but coach Paul Strang says that won't be in their minds as they commence their campaign. Paul Strang said. "We're not taking anything for granted and we know how hard we had to work last season to get that victory. It hasn't been a perfect start to the season but we've put in some good performances and hung in there to get results, and that gives everyone in the side confidence and belief that we can win the close ones." The twelve to face Wellington on Friday are as follows: Gareth Hopkins Andre Adams Michael Bates Brad Cachopa Colin de Grandhomme Ronnie Hira Anaru Kitchen Tim McIntosh Kyle Mills Colin Munro Neal Parlane Bhupinder Singh Contacts: Paul Strang +64 21 840 877 For more information see http://www.aucklandcricket.co.nz.

Keywords: Aces, Cricket, Sports Entertainment

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