Female Cricket

Cricket Wellington Chair a Finalist for Women in Governance Awards

Sally Morrison, who works as the Royal New Zealand Police College’s Principal Advisor Strategy, has been shortlisted as a finalist in two Award categories, Gender Advocacy Champion and Inspirational Excellence, for her work as Chair of Cricket Wellington. The awards will be presented on 10 May in Auckland and Sally says she’s humbled...

Kilbirnie Sports’ Age-Group Awards Recognise Young Representatives

The Wellington representative season wrapped up recently with the Kilbirnie Sports’ Age-Group Representative Awards. With the generous support of Kilbirnie Sports, these awards recognise the up-and-coming players in our region who have represented Wellington sides with passion and enthusiasm in 2017-18. Y8 Boy’s MVP – Angus Miller Angus was the...

Last Action Signs Off 2017-18 Season

The 2017-18 New Zealand cricket season formally ended this week with the National Club Championships played at Auckland’s Cornwall Park. The Wellington region were represented by Rothbury Wilkinson Ewen Chatfield Cup winners, Onslow, who played some brilliant cricket when the city of sails wasn’t been battered by storms. After the...

Club Awards Recognise Season’s Best

Last week the Cricket Wellington Club Awards were held in the Basin Reserve’s Norwood Room to recognise the season’s best at the game’s grassroots. Having secured a 15th Pearce Cup in the last 17 seasons, the Eastern Suburbs Premier Men’s side were on hand to collect their trophy. Their star...

Devine Brilliance Seals 3-0 WHITE FERNS’ Win

The WHITE FERNS have swept the West Indies 3-0 in the GJ Gardner Homes ODI series after an impressive 205 run win under the sunshine at Hagley Oval. With her third consecutive score in excess of 50, and a fiery 3-wickets, Sophie Devine claimed her second Player of the Match award on the...

Wellington Under 21 Side Heads to National Tournament

The Women’s National Under 21 Tournament starts in Auckland tomorrow with Wellington’s side captained by WHITE FERNS’ star Amelia Kerr. Amelia is joined in the side by her sister, and established Blaze teammate, Jess Kerr. At last year’s tournament, Amelia was the leading wicket-taker with 16 at an average of...