Senior Cricket

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...

Outstanding performers recognised at Cricket Wellington Age Group Awards

Wellington’s brightest young cricket talents were recognised for their performances this summer at the Kilbirnie Sports Cricket Wellington Age Group Awards ceremony held at the Basin Reserve yesterday. Players from age groups between year 8 and under 19 were rewarded for their stand-out performances, bringing to an end another successful...