Blaze

New Head Coach for the Wellington Blaze

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the signing of Christie van Dyk as Head Coach of the Wellington Blaze for the 2017-18 season. A New Zealand Cricket Level III coach with experience in the Cricket Wellington representative programme, van Dyk’s coaching expertise has helped prepare many young players for elevation...

Blaze Making Headlines in WHITE FERNS’ World Cup Bid

With the 2017 Women’s World Cup proving to be the most hotly contested in history, we’re proud to have three of our Blaze players in the WHITE FERNS. The world’s media are also taking notice, with Amelia, Sophie, Rachel all getting their share of attention as New Zealand look to...

Message From The Chair

“A feast of sport on our screens in June with the Lions Tour, the sailing and now the Champions Trophy is in full flight with great crowds and high quality cricket out of the UK. It is fantastic to see two Wellington players featuring in the squad, the selectors have...

Cricket Wellington Announce Season Award Winners

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the winners of their season awards, held at the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club on Monday 3rd April. The event recognised players’ efforts throughout the season, including the Norwood Awards for Men’s and Women’s Cricketer of the Year. The 2016-17 season was a breakout...

Waitangi Weekend of Cricket

We’ve got a big weekend ahead for Wellington cricket as both the Blaze and the Firebirds take on teams from Otago. With a mathematical chance of making the T20 final – although they have to rely on another result falling their way – the Blaze will be giving it everything when they kick off...

Match Report: Wellington Blaze v Central Hinds

MATCH REPORT: First One Day Match – Blaze win by one-wicket A fantastic last wicket stand between Deanna Doughty and Rosemary Cockle saw the Wellington Blaze surpass an impressive Central Hinds 246. The feat was made even more impressive after Cockle had tested her knee in the first innings and was unable...