Female Cricket

Lewis to coach inaugural New Zealand Māori Schoolgirls team

Former WHITE FERNS captain Maia Lewis is set to coach the first New Zealand Māori Secondary Schoolgirls team when they take the field early next year. Following the success of last season’s inaugural New Zealand Māori Secondary Schoolboys team, an equivalent New Zealand Māori Schoolgirls team will be selected to...

Women’s T20 cricket gets Commonwealth Games nod

Women’s T20 Cricket has been confirmed for inclusion at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games after a joint bid by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). “This is a truly historic moment for women’s cricket and for the global cricket community, who were united...

Women cricketers welcome new agreement

WHITE FERNS captain Amy Satterthwaite has hailed cricket’s new Women’s Master Agreement as a historic and progressive accord that provides another significant step forward for the game in New Zealand. Satterthwaite said the agreement, reached in principle by New Zealand Cricket and the New Zealand Cricket Players Association, represented a...

Wellington girls winter training squad named

Cricket Wellington has named its Wellington girls squad for the upcoming winter training programme. The programme will be led by head coach Justine Dunce with input from specialist coaches including Wellington Blaze head coach Ivan Tissera and Cricket Wellington fast bowling coach and Wellington Firebird Hamish Bennett. The girls winter...