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2018-19 Ewen Chatfield Draw
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Young Firebirds Jakob Bhula, Ben Sears and Andrew Fletcher have all been selected in the New Zealand XI squad to face Bangladesh in a two-day warm-up game at Bert Sutcliffe Oval in Lincoln this weekend. Central Stags speedster Adam Milne will lead an exciting three prong pace attack alongside Canterbury’s...
Some of New Zealand’s most promising teenage cricketers will get a valuable chance to experience sub-continental conditions in April. New Zealand have named an under-19 squad to tour Bangladesh, with Northern Districts and Canterbury providing eight of the 15 players between them. The squad also includes three players from Wellington...
Wellington have claimed fourth spot in the fourth edition of the National Provincial Over 60’s competition held at the Petone Recreation ground in Lower Hutt over the weekend. Wellington won two out of their four matches, beating Central Districts and losing to Northern Districts and Otago before overcoming Auckland on...