16 Dec 2008

Otago deny Auckland a chance of outright

4:57 pm on 16 December 2008

Otago has denied Auckland a chance of an outright win at Eden Park after batting through most of the final day of their drawn State Championship match to reach 343 for seven.

With Otago 331 ahead and only one session remaining the captains called it quits at tea, with Auckland taking first innings points.

Sean Haig top-scored for Otago with 108.