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Wellington Under 19 Squad Named

Cricket Wellington is pleased to announce the Whiting Financial Services Wellington Under 19 squad to compete in the National Tournament at Lincoln from 13th-21st December. The squad will head to Lincoln with seven players from last year’s national tournament winning team returning to defend the title. Head coach Sri Krishnamurthy, who...

NZC recognises great service

Some of the biggest names in New Zealand cricket were elected life members of NZC at its annual general meeting in Wellington today. The 12-strong intake comprises former players from both the New Zealand men’s and women’s Test teams, from Glenn Turner, who made his debut in the 1968-69 summer,...

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...

Wellington Collegians Hall of Fame Event

Wellington Collegians have initiated a Hall of Fame and are holding their inaugural induction dinner at St Johns Bar on the 2nd February 2019. This event will bring together past and present members of the Wellington Collegians Cricket club to celebrate the first four inductees to the Hall of Fame....

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 AGM

The Cricket Wellington AGM will be held on Wednesday 10 October, 6:30pm in the Norwood Room, RA Vance Stand, Basin Reserve, Sussex Street, Wellington. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Notice of 2018 AGM and Order Paper can be found here. Clubs and members have been advised of their voting...

New Zealand Cricket Coaching and Vulnerable Persons Policy

Coaches are, in so many ways the sport. They are the people children listen to, learn from, and respect. Just as a great coach can inspire the hearts and minds of children to want to train and compete in sport, a poor coach can cause young participants and their families...

Registrations Open for Development Coaching Course

New Zealand Cricket and Cricket Wellington are offering coaches the opportunity to attend the new Development Course, which has replaced the Level 1 Coaching Course. This course is targeting coaches of youth club, secondary school, or district year 7 and 8 teams and consists of online and practical modules. This...