Female Cricket

National Women’s Under 21 tournament – Day Three

Another controlled knock from the tournament’s leading runscorer Saachi Shahri ensured Auckland’s Under 21 side remained undefeated after today’s Round Three in the annual NZC Women’s Under 21 National Tournament, while defending champions Central Districts sounded a big warning with a comprehensive victory over Wellington. Central captain Rosemary Mair, of Napier,...

Wellington Blaze Squad Named

Head coach Christie van Dyk has named a 15-strong squad to defend their T20 women’s competition title in the newly revamped Women’s Burger King Super Smash and the Hallyburton Johnstone Shield one-day competition. Former Blaze players Thamsyn Newton and Rebecca Burns are two newcomers to a strong squad ahead of...

Registrations Open for U13 Girls Rep Programme

Cricket Wellington is pleased to announce that registrations for our U13 girls representative programme are now open. Players will have a comprehensive training programme in the lead up to the Lower North Island Under 13 tournament, held in Masterton from 21-23 January 2019. We are still in the process of putting...

Cricket Wellington Appoints Age-Group Coaches

Cricket Wellington are pleased to announce the age-group coaching appointments for the 2018-19 season. After advertising the positions in June, Pathway Manager Chris Nevin, Blaze Coach and Coach Educator Christie Van Dyk, and Firebirds Assistant Coach Glenn Pocknall conducted interviews for the roles in early July. Both Nevin and Van...