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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Eastern Suburbs and Karori will meet in a final for the second time this season when they go head to head at the Basin Reserve this Friday, Saturday Sunday in the Pearce Cup decider. Easts convincingly won the first meeting between the sides at Kilbirnie Park back in January in...
After last weekends complete rain out there is still plenty to play for in the final round of both the Pearce Cup and the Hazlett Trophy. While Eastern Suburbs have a spot in the Pearce Cup final all but sewn up the other spot is still open with Karori, Hutt...
The penultimate round of the Pearce Cup and Hazlett Trophy will see a lot on the line for a number of teams as the competition heats up. Eastern Suburbs win last week over Taita has all but assured them top spot in the Pearce Cup. The scrap for second will...
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|