What does Tom Blundell have in common with the great Chris Nevin, and leading wicket taker Ewen Chatfield? They all grew up playing club cricket in Wellington. Whether it be Eastern Suburbs, Karori, Upper Hutt or North City, the affiliated cricket clubs are the lifeblood of cricket in Wellington and New Zealand. Playing cricket for a club gives you a sense of belonging and can set you on the pathway to becoming a Wellington Firebird if your skill and dedication match your desire. This section of our website is the gateway to the essence of Cricket Wellington, the local cricket club.
Eastern Suburbs and Karori didn’t get to meet this season in Cricket Wellington Rivalry Round as the weather intervened as it has numerous times this season. Instead they will square off in the One-Day final at Kilbirnie Park on Sunday. Identical One-Day records sees the sides enter the final with...
Mid afternoon rain meant that most games in the Pearce Cup and Hazlett Trophy only got to tea on the first day of the first round on Saturday. Most games got through at least one innings but any chance for sides to try and gain the upper hand were dashed and...
Team of the Week
The Rothbury Wilkinson Insurance Brokers Premier Team of the Week for Round 7 of the Ewen Chatfield Trophy is:
|L Johns +||Eastern Suburbs||42 & 2 Catches|
|J Anderson||Eastern Surbubs||7/32|