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2018-19 Ewen Chatfield Draw
2018-19 Season Calendar
Governor General’s XI 314-4 in 50 overs (Luke Georgeson 125, Hamish Marshall 99, Nick Greenwood 45; Kuwyn Price 2-60) beat New Zealand Maori Schoolboys 307-5 in 50 overs (Ollie White 118, Ruben Love 77*, Rhys Mariu 36, Kuwyn Price 29; Jono Sole 3-56) by 7 runs at Karori Park, Wellington....
Cricket Wellington has named a strong Wellington A squad to play Central Districts A in a three-day match beginning at Fitzherbert Park, Palmerston North today. New Wellington Firebird Troy Johnson will captain the side and is one of five players selected in the squad that have represented Wellington at professional...
Young Firebirds Jakob Bhula, Ben Sears and Andrew Fletcher have all been selected in the New Zealand XI squad to face Bangladesh in a two-day warm-up game at Bert Sutcliffe Oval in Lincoln this weekend. Central Stags speedster Adam Milne will lead an exciting three prong pace attack alongside Canterbury’s...