BLACKCAPS Peter Fulton and Dean Brownlie have been included in the Canterbury Wizards squad for the final, while the Aces will boast Kyle Mills and Chris Martin, with Bruce Martin set to return.
The Aces finished first in the Ford Trophy round robin stages, beating the Wizards by just one point. The Wizards will be out for revenge after losing both round robin encounters to the Aces, as well as their Minor Preliminary Final encounter.
Ford Trophy Final Sunday 31 March 2013
Game begins 10.30am at Eden Park No. 2, Auckland
•Gates open 9.45am
•Entry is $10 for adults, under 16s free. No online pre-sales, gate sales only
•Entry is only through Gate J (between Eden Park south stand and indoor nets on Eden Park No. 2)
Aces v Wizards Ford Trophy encounters 2013
26 February 2013 - Auckland Aces beat Canterbury Wizards by 5 wickets at Hagley Oval, Christchurch
6 March 2013 - Auckland Aces beat Canterbury Wizards by 13 runs at Eden park No. 2, Auckland
24 March 2013, Minor Preliminary Final - Auckland Aces beat Canterbury Wizards by 128 runs at Seddon Park, Hamilton