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The run away leaders in the Pearce Cup and Hazlett Trophy will be looking to stay ahead if not add to their leads after round 2 saw two sides emerge from the pack and become clear favorites in their respective competitions. Eastern Suburbs (Pearce Cup) and Onslow (Hazlett Trophy) both...
Canterbury had a strong win over Northern Districts in the final of the 2nd National Provincial Over 60’s Championship held in Petone. They went through the tournament as the only unbeaten side over the four games. In the final they scored 205/6 in their 35 overs with Merv Davis 35...
Petone-Eastbourne won a thrilling T20 semi-final against Onslow to earn a return to the Basin Reserve. As winners of the first edition of the tournament they will be able to defend their CricHQ T/20 Knockout Cup crown on 22 February after what was a topsy-turvy game on Petone Rec. Sam...
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|