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Knights lay down the challenge to Canterbury in clutch battle

Making a point: have the SKYCITY Northern Knights got too cute against Plunket Shield leaders Canterbury as both teams play a declaration game?

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Aces, Volts both still with chance of Shield glory

It's crunch time and all that matters is points on the table. After sending in the SBS Bank Otago Volts on a flat one, now it's the Mondiale Auckland Aces' turn

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Firebirds and Stags play for Plunket pride

The Firebirds' scrabbling start at Napier's McLean Park is helped by a half-century to Jeetan Patel as both teams look for one last hurrah

Domestic News

Plunket Shield set for nailbiting finish

All eyes are on the final round of Plunket Shield. After a hotly contested season, which team will earn the right to call themselves the 2014/15 national first-class champions?

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Volts shock Plunket Shield leaders

Duffy the Cantab slayer grabs his third five-wicket bag in the space of three games as Canterbury stumble in penultimate round

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World record sixes in Munro's double ton as Aces nail innings victory

Aces' attack weapon blitzed the fourth-fastest first-class century in New Zealand history, then smashed another 181 runs and the world sixes record in an extraordinary knock

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Firebirds crush Knights with a day to spare

Crunch match goes haywire for the Knights at the Basin, Brent Arnel picking up nine as visitors' title hopes hang by a thread

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Knights keep Plunket Shield hopes alive

Rearguard brilliance from 18-year-old Josh Finnie gets the Volts close, but it's no match for the Knights' 37-year-old seamer

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Ten thousand big ones for Michael Papps

New Zealand Cricket congratulates Michael Papps after the Wellington Firebirds opener joins the elite 10,000 first-class runs club during his Plunket Shield innings of 171

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Canterbury clean up at Saxton Oval

Tom Bruce's unbeaten maiden century, with a little help from Seth Rance, got the Stags back in the game, but comp leaders Canterbury quickly put themselves back in charge with another solid win

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Firebirds bite the Aces in decisive win

Michael Papps' staunch 171 put the ball right back in the Wellingtonians' court before early wickets had the Mondiale Auckland Aces trembling on the last day

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Dramatic collapse kills Knights in crucial battle with Canterbury

Peter Fulton powers to a second century in as many games, then his bowlers finish off the Knights as classy Canterbury snatch the Plunket Shield lead

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Volts hammer it home over the Aces

Jacob Duffy breaks through the Aces' defences with a maiden five-for, leaving the Volts with a one-day chase to attack for the win

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Firebirds leap to fourth with three-wicket Plunket win

Wickets not runs became the currency at Pukekura Park. Matt McEwan celebrated his freshly minted contract with a five-for, Brent Arnel grabbed six, then all they had to do was get to 240 against a golden arm at the death...

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Canterbury nail 'amazing chase' to claim an outrageous outright

A century each day at Colin Maiden, but the last one - from their captain - put Canterbury on course for a remarkable victory over the Aces

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Firebirds force a stalemate in Queenstown

Murdoch and Papps collected centuries, Neil Wagner bagged a five-for, but it's all for nought as the match meanders to a rain-affected draw

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Ton up: 100th first-class appearance for BJ Watling

In a rematch from the previous round, this time the Knights take a gripping outright over the Stags in Whangarei to assume the points table lead

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de Boorder and Ryder in the runs again as Volts nail a six-wicket victory

Centuries flowed on both sides, but the Volts win the battle of Karori Park with a solid team effort

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Aces take down Canterbury to move into #PlunketShield lead

The Mondiale Auckland Aces finish off a job in style with a 10-wicket win over the previous leaders in Rangiora

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Record-smashing Dean Brownlie scores rare triple ton

After Dean Brownlie scores the highest innings in Knights history, Hay makes runs as sun shines and wounded Stags put up fierce fight to deny the Knights an outright

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