Senior Cricket

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.

Playing cricket for a club gives you a sense of belonging and can set you on the pathway to becoming a Wellington Firebird if your skill and dedication match your desire. This section of our website is the gateway to the essence of Cricket Wellington, the local cricket club.

2016/17 Ewen Chatfield Draw

Season Calendar

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Senior News

Houghton To Bring Up 200 In Pearce Cup

Mark Houghton will bring up his 200th cap for Taita this weekend when round 2 of the Pearce Cup and Hazlett Trophy kicks off. A remarkable achievement form a long serving member of Wellington Club Cricket. Taita will be looking to continue their good run of form which saw them...

The 2nd National Provincial Over 60’s Cricket Championship gets underway this weekend in Lower Hutt

The 2nd National Provincial Over 60’s Cricket championship will be played at Petone Recreation Ground, Lower Hutt from the 5th – 9th February with teams from all of the 6 Major Associations in attendance. Players will be representing Auckland, Northern Districts, Central Districts, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago in the tournament....

Old Rivals To Square Off In One Day Final

Eastern Suburbs and Karori didn’t get to meet this season in Cricket Wellington Rivalry Round as the weather intervened as it has numerous times this season. Instead they will square off in the One-Day final at Kilbirnie Park on Sunday. Identical One-Day records sees the sides enter the final with...

Team of the Week

The Rothbury Wilkinson Insurance Brokers Premier Team of the Week for Round 7 of the Ewen Chatfield Trophy is:

PlayerClubSelection Performance
H WalshTaita86
O PienaarTaita102
P YounghusbandKarori99
K VelaniPetone-Eastbourne70
L Johns +Eastern Suburbs42 & 2 Catches
K McCombTaita4/17
A WyattNaenae4/17
J HartshornKarori4/27
J SargentinaUniversity4/30
D MyersPetone-Eastbourne4/24
J AndersonEastern Surbubs7/32