Duffy to miss shield final against Auckland

Southland's Jacob Duffy has been forced out of the Otago Volts' Plunket Shield showdown with Auckland starting in Dunedin today.

Duffy picked up a minor quad strain during their last four-day game against Northern Districts.

It has been decided to not rush the 18-year-old back into action for the game.

Volts team

Derek de Boorder (c), Nick Beard, Michael Bracewell, Darren Broom, Neil Broom, Mark Craig, James McMillan, Jimmy Neesham, Aaron Redmond, Iain Robertson, Neil Wagner, Sam Wells (one to be omitted).

The Southland Times