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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...

Cricket Wellington Chief Executive to stand down at end of season

The Chief Executive of Cricket Wellington, Peter Clinton, has announced that he will stand down from the role at the end of this season. Clinton, who has been in the role for five years, leaves the organisation with cricket enjoying high levels of public support, but the sport also looking...