Firebirds

Wellington A Side Selected for 3-Day Match Against CD

The CricHQ Wellington A side to face Central Districts A at the Basin Reserve next week has been selected with nine of the 12-man squad having featured for the Firebirds this summer. BLACKCAPS U19 representative, Rachin Ravindra, is also in the squad following his U19 World Cup appearances this summer...

Blundell Selected for Australia T20I

After returning to the BLACKCAPS for the third T20 of the Pakistan series, Wellington Firebirds wicketkeeper Tom Blundell has been named in the squad to travel to Australia. Having debuted against Bangladesh in January 2017, the match against Australia in Sydney on 3 February, shapes as Blundell’s third for the BLACKCAPS in...

Firebirds Back as Ford Trophy Comes to Basin

The Wellington Firebirds squad for their Ford Trophy match against Northern Districts has been named, with Hamish Marshall remaining with the side following his Super Smash commitments. Marshall steps in to the role of captain with Hamish Bennett sidelined by the injury that cut his T20 campaign short. Although the...

Wellington Firebirds Named for Christmas Eve in Auckland

Injuries, illness, and returning players see several changes to the Wellington Firebirds’ squad that travels to Auckland to meet the Aces on Christmas Eve. After missing the Firebirds’ narrow loss to the Knights at home on Wednesday, Tom Blundell returns from illness while Luke Ronchi is back from the T10...

Firebirds Return to Basin Reserve

The Firebirds sit atop the Burger King Super Smash table after a trip to Dunedin without any cricket handed them top spot. Following their opening round win over the Knights, the same twelve have been named for the Basin Reserve rematch on Wednesday. The match is the Firebirds’ first home...

Firebirds off to Winning Start

After defeating the Knights in their Burger King Super Smash opener, the Wellington Firebirds will take the same squad to Dunedin to play the Volts on Sunday. Much has been made of the Firebirds’ start to the last Super Smash, and coach Bruce Edgar is happy to have come out...

Wellington Firebirds Named For Super Smash Opener

  The Wellington Firebirds squad to play the Knights at Hamilton’s Seddon Park in their opening Burger King Super Smash game for the 2017-18 season has been named. Hamish Marshall once again captains the side which features English all-rounder Samit Patel and Tom Blundell, fresh off his impressive Test debut....