Author Archives: Jamie Bell

Wellington Collegians Hall of Fame Event

Wellington Collegians have initiated a Hall of Fame and are holding their inaugural induction dinner at St Johns Bar on the 2nd February 2019. This event will bring together past and present members of the Wellington Collegians Cricket club to celebrate the first four inductees to the Hall of Fame....

Registrations Open for U13 Girls Rep Programme

Cricket Wellington is pleased to announce that registrations for our U13 girls representative programme are now open. Players will have a comprehensive training programme in the lead up to the Lower North Island Under 13 tournament, held in Masterton from 21-23 January 2019. We are still in the process of putting...

Cricket Wellington AGM

The Cricket Wellington AGM will be held on Wednesday 10 October, 6:30pm in the Norwood Room, RA Vance Stand, Basin Reserve, Sussex Street, Wellington. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Notice of 2018 AGM and Order Paper can be found here. Clubs and members have been advised of their voting...

Registrations Open for Development Coaching Course

New Zealand Cricket and Cricket Wellington are offering coaches the opportunity to attend the new Development Course, which has replaced the Level 1 Coaching Course. This course is targeting coaches of youth club, secondary school, or district year 7 and 8 teams and consists of online and practical modules. This...

Devine & Kerr Offered WHITE FERNS’ Contracts

Wellington Blaze all-rounders, Sophie Devine and Amelia Kerr, who have each made plenty of headlines in recent months, have been offered WHITE FERNS’ contracts for the 2018-19 season. Joining the Wellington pair are four newly contracted players including exciting-young Central Hinds all-rounder Jess Watkin and Northern Spirit wicket-keeper Bernadine Bezuidenhout,...

Summer International Schedule Filled with Capital Highlights

New Zealand Cricket have today announced the international cricket schedule for the 2018-19 summer and confirmed Wellington will host five matches – two at the Basin Reserve and three at Westpac Stadium.     15-19 December 2018: BLACKCAPS v Sri Lanka Test Match, Basin Reserve 3 February 2019: BLACKCAPS v...

Cricket Wellington Appoints Age-Group Coaches

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the age-group coaching appointments for the 2018-19 season. After advertising the positions in June, Pathway Manager Chris Nevin, Blaze Coach and Coach Educator Christie Van Dyk, and Firebirds Assistant Coach Glenn Pocknall conducted interviews for the roles in early July. Both Nevin and Van...

Firebirds’ Trio Leap In To National Squads

Selectors Gavin Larsen and Mike Hesson – in his last assignment for NZC before stepping down from his BLACKCAPS head coach role at the end of this month, today announced the Test, ODI, T20 and NZ A squads for the UAE tour, which will start in mid-October. As well as...