Senior Cricket

11 Wellington reps selected in national Indoor Cricket squads

Eleven Wellington Indoor Cricket representatives have been selected in four New Zealand squads for the Trans-Tasman international series against Australia in September. The national men’s, women’s, under-22 boys’ and under-22 girls’ squads were all selected following the 2019 ICNZ Provincial Championships held in Palmerston North over the weekend. Wellingtonians Bryce...

Wellington claim National Indoor Cricket Championships

Ahmad Khawaja – Indoor Cricket New Zealand The North Island domination of indoor cricket continued at the 2019 ICNZ Senior Provincial Championships this past weekend in Palmerston North, and it was Wellington who reaped the greatest rewards, claiming two of the three grades being played out at the Palmerston North...

Wellington U19 training squad named

The Whiting Financial Services Wellington Under 19 training squad has been named for the upcoming 2019-20 season. The squad will be led by head coach Luke Woodcock alongside assistant coach Neeraj Chawla. Wellington Under 19 training squad: Peter Bonar (Wellington College) Henry Chandler (Wellington College) Micah Conroy (Onslow CC) Sheil Gandhi...

Wellington-Tasman name squad for inter-provincial tournament

Nine Wellington players have been selected in the Wellington-Tasman squad to play in the inaugural Over-50 inter-provincial tournament in Christchurch over Labour Weekend. Former BLACKCAP Richard Petrie will captain the team, alongside vice-captain Mason Robinson who sits second on the list of all-time run-scorers in Over-50s international cricket, and first...

Easts claim first win

Three teams had remained unbeaten heading into today’s midway mark of the round robin, but only Christchurch’s St Albans emerged unscathed by the end of a brutal third day of the 2019 NZCT National Club Cricket Championship. Defending champions Napier Technical Old Boys suffered their first loss of the week at...

Eastern Suburbs lose to holders

Defending champions Napier Technical Old Boys made it two from two  in Wednesday’s second-round match against Eastern Suburbs at the 2019 NZCT National Club Championship.. After winning the toss and sending Easts in, Texans captain Liam Rukuwai set the tone with a wicket first ball of the innings. Rukuwai would...

Karori claim T20 title

Karori CC 160-8 (Blundell 60, Younghusband 31, Neesham 3-32) beat Hutt Districts CC 145-8 (Neesham 27, Ravindra 25, Bhula 2-8) by 16 runs at the Basin Reserve in Wellington Karori claimed the Wellington T20 competition with a strong 16-run win over Hutt Districts at the Basin Reserve. Scorecard After batting...