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Onslow Win the Rothbury Ewen Chatfield Trophy A brilliant day at Alex Moore Park yesterday where a great surface allowed for some fantastic cricket with big scores and a very good attempted run chase. Batting first, Onlsow amassed 303 for 8 as their captain, Sean O’Connor, picked the perfect occasion...
Alex Moore Park is the setting for the Rothbury Ewen Chatfield Final this Sunday as Johnsonville host Onslow for the summer’s first piece of silverware. The teams have been hard to separate this season with Net Run Rate being the deciding factor in who would host the final. The match...
Fresh off his First-Class debut against Central Districts in November, young Easts wicketkeeper, Lauchie Johns, has now been selected in the New Zealand XI to face Pakistan in a 50 over warm-up match at Saxton Oval in Nelson on Wednesday 3 January. Joining Johns in the squad is club mate and...