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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...

CricHQ T20 Cup Semi-Finalists Found

The CricHQ T20 Cup moves on to the semi-finals next week, with Easts, Taita, Karori, and Onslow all recording comfortable wins in the knock-out quarter-finals on Valentine’s Day. Kilbirnie Park saw the highest scoring game of the quarter-finals as Easts and Hutt Districts scored more than 350 runs between them....

Devine and Kerr Selected for West Indies Visit

Fresh from winning the national women’s T20 title, Wellington Blaze all-rounders Sophie Devine and Amelia Kerr have been rewarded with spots in the WHITE FERNS’ squads for both the ODI and T20 series against the West Indies next month. Otago Sparks teenager Kate Heffernan and Auckland Hearts batswoman Lauren Down...

Cricket Mourns The Passing of Bevan Congdon

Bevan Condon, who’s batsmanship and captaincy helped put New Zealand on the world cricket map in the 1970s, has passed away in Auckland following a long illness. The man who captained New Zealand to its maiden Test win over Australia, at Christchurch in 1974, died one day short of his...

Successful National Provincial Over 60’s Cricket Championship held in Petone

The third National Provincial Over 60’s Cricket Championship has just been completed at the Petone Recreation ground in Lower Hutt with the Canterbury team defending their title they won last year. All six provincial teams enjoyed a great week of cricket and friendship with Otago and Canterbury going through the...

Fundraising Evening with Sir Ian Botham

The Eastern Suburbs Junior Cricket Club committee is very excited to announce an Evening with Sir Ian Botham as a fundraising event being hosted jointly by ESJCC and Scots College Cricket Club. The event is being held at St John’s bar in Wellington at a cost of $75 per ticket...