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Silvester Clark to support cricket pathways in Wellington

Cricket Wellington is proud to announce a new sponsorship agreement with Silvester Clark who come on board as a major supporter of pathways and performance in the Wellington region. With offices in Auckland, Wellington and Palmerston North Silvester Clark is a structural engineering firm specialising in a wide range of...

National title three-peat for Auckland

Auckland Under-17 have upended top qualifiers Central Districts U17 by five wickets to claim the 2018/19 national title in a hard-fought 1v2 final at Lincoln’s Bert Sutcliffe Oval. It’s the third consecutive year that Auckland has claimed the title, albeit with a largely new team at this year’s nationals. The...

Leg-spinner casts superb spell at U17 Nationals

A spell-binding six-wicket bag for 16-year-old Auckland leg-spinner Adithya Ashok was the talk of the last day of round-robin matches at NZC’s Under-17 national championships, today. Ashok is no stranger to turning heads, having been called into Mt Albert Grammar School’s First XI when he was still just in Year 9....

Big week for cricket’s next generation

If history is any indication, a sweep of New Zealand’s future Domestic cricket stars will be on display in Lincoln over the next six days. The NZC Men’s Under 17 National Tournament brings together the best fresh-faced talents from the six New Zealand Major Associations, with defending champions Auckland Under 17...

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,...

T20 set for entertainment injection

International T20 cricket and Kiwi band Drax Project are set to bring sport and entertainment together at Westpac Stadium on Waitangi Day. In their only Wellington performance this summer, Drax Project will entertain fans between the WHITE FERNS v India and the BLACKCAPS v India T20 double-header, playing a set...