Guptill 97 helps Aces to easy victory
Martin Guptill blasted an unbeaten 97 to help the Auckland Aces cruise to a 6 wicket victory over the Canterbury Wizards at QEII Park in Christchurch.
Chasing a total of 160 for victory Guptill made light work of the Wizards bowlers smashing 7 fours and 4 sixes along the way.
Gareth Hopkins also scored a quick fire 25 as the Aces cruised to their sixth victory.
Ravi Bopara also stared for the Wizards taking 3 wickets to restrict the Wizards who had to thank Rob Nicol and Michael Papps for an opening partnership of 79 which gave them an outside chance of victory.