Blaze News

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...

Blaze travel north to face the Spirit

In the second round of the women’s domestic competition, the Wellington Blaze travel to Whangarei to play the Northern Spirit at Cobham Oval. The weekend’s games see the sides play a T20 on Friday 2 December, followed by One Day matches on Saturday and Sunday 3 and 4 December. The...

Canterbury Magicians too strong for the Blaze

The Wellington Blaze season got underway over the weekend with the Canterbury Magicians heading up to the Basin Reserve for the triple-header. Canterbury brought a formidable lineup north, with no fewer than eight current or former WHITE FERNS. Among those was Amy Satterthwaite, the highest scorer in women’s ODIs in 2016 who...