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
2018-19 Season Calendar
The closest match of the opening round by far of the NZCT National Club Championships in Auckland was a thriller that went the distance on the number two ground between Wellington’s Eastern Suburbs and Christchurch’s St Albans. Sent in, Easts had set St Albans a chase of 217 after the...
Wellington’s brightest young cricket talents were recognised for their performances this summer at the Kilbirnie Sports Cricket Wellington Age Group Awards ceremony held at the Basin Reserve yesterday. Players from age groups between year 8 and under 19 were rewarded for their stand-out performances, bringing to an end another successful...
Dew on the grass, cricketers heading off on club stints to England. The IPL in full swing and rugby posts/football goals popping up on suburban domains where the summertime cricket block is quickly vanishing back to green. Welcome to April! For some Kiwis, however, it’s not quite time to put...