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2018-19 Ewen Chatfield Draw
2018-19 Season Calendar
The 2017-18 New Zealand cricket season formally ended this week with the National Club Championships played at Auckland’s Cornwall Park. The Wellington region were represented by Rothbury Wilkinson Ewen Chatfield Cup winners, Onslow, who played some brilliant cricket when the city of sails wasn’t been battered by storms. After the...
At last week’s annual Norwood Awards, Cricket Wellington acknowledged the performances of their senior players during the 2017-18 season. Having led the Wellington Blaze to the national T20 title, Liz Perry received the Norwood Award as the Women’s Cricketer of Year. In a big night for the former-WHITE FERN, Perry...
Last week the Cricket Wellington Club Awards were held in the Basin Reserve’s Norwood Room to recognise the season’s best at the game’s grassroots. Having secured a 15th Pearce Cup in the last 17 seasons, the Eastern Suburbs Premier Men’s side were on hand to collect their trophy. Their star...