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.
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2018-19 Ewen Chatfield Draw
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Wellington’s top club cricket performers were recognized at the Rob Law Max Cricket Wellington Club Awards held at the Basin Reserve on Friday evening. Eastern Suburbs Cricket Club was the big winner on the night as they were presented with the Pearce Cup and Ewen Chatfield Cup, capping off another...
Two teams for whom a much anticipated tournament just hadn’t gone to plan turned on an entertaining, big-hitting battle on Cornwall’s smallest oval. Winning the toss and batting, Greerton got off to a sound start thanks to opening duo Nick Hendrie and Henry Collier who put on 87 for the...
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...