Domestic News

Summer is here!

Labour Weekend means the long-awaited start of first-class cricket in New Zealand. Here’s how the round one Plunket Shield squads shape up for the launch of our 2017/18 summer of cricket

Domestic News

Maddy Green and Katie Perkins to lead Auckland Hearts

Two WHITE FERNS will fill the captaincy roles for the Auckland Hearts this season with Maddy Green announced captain and Katie Perkins vice-captain

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NZC umpires kit up

The match officials appointments for the first five rounds of the Plunket shield have been announced.

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Auckland Cricket and Cricket Tasmania form new partnership

Auckland Cricket and Cricket Tasmania are forming a trans-Tasman partnership with a goal of development both on and off the field

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Auckland go for pace with final contracts

Ben Lister and Jamie Brown are the new kids on the block for the Auckland Aces this season, both bringing equal measures of nerves and excitement after signing their first professional cricket contracts

International News

Ponies pre-season trot in Raro

The Takapuna Ponies Premier Women’s cricket team are on a mission to promote the women’s game.

International News

Bharat Popli's Rickshaw Run Tour Diary

A 3,000km Indian adventure in a 7 horsepower glorified lawnmower.

Domestic News

NZC 2017-18 domestic summer schedules released

New Zealand Cricket has today released the full schedule for the upcoming men’s and women’s domestic seasons - with 135 days of domestic action planned for this summer

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A summer holiday of Burger King Super Smash: Schedule confirmed

New Zealand’s Christmas and New Year holiday season will once again be jam-packed with explosive T20 action, this time with a new name and partner.

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Final domestic contracts confirmed for 2017/18 season

New Zealand’s six Major Associations have announced the second round of players to receive domestic contracts for the coming season

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First-round domestic contracts offered

New Zealand’s six Major Associations have announced the list of players offered first-round domestic contracts for the coming season

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2016/17 — What a season that was

New Zealand’s 2016/17 domestic season has come to a close, but it will leave us with a trove of records and will be remembered for going down to the wire in every competition — right down to the final over of the season at McLean Park

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Winning season capped by Player of the Year Award

Canterbury captain Andrew Ellis has been named New Zealand Cricket men's Domestic Player of the Year for the second time in the space of three seasons

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Colin de Grandhomme earns late IPL call-up

The IPL gets underway on Thursday with ten New Zealanders now featuring in this year’s competition

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Peter Fulton retires after 17 seasons

Canterbury stalwart and former New Zealand representative Peter Fulton retired from cricket on Tuesday after an illustrious career

Match Reports

Canterbury lifts the Plunket Shield

Hamish Marshall joins Glenn Phillips with a century in all formats this season as he leads the Firebirds to victory but Canterbury are crowned Plunket Shield champions for the third time in four seasons

Match Reports

Aces' Plunket Shield hopes dashed

The Central Stags hunt down a target of 302, beating the Aces and confirming Canterbury as 2017 Plunket Shield champions

Domestic News

Nailbiting day four in store for Plunket Shield

New Zealand's first-class champion will be found tomorrow on a nail-biting final day of the 2016/17 season, with just two teams — defending champions the Auckland Aces and Canterbury — now left in the running

Match Reports

Ish Sodhi takes his first 10-wicket haul

Northern Districts headed to Dunedin as one of three teams left in the running for the Plunket Shield, determined to go out in style

Domestic News

Three teams vying to lift Plunket Shield

After 10 rounds spread across more than five months, the winner of the 2017 New Zealand first-class Plunket Shield will be revealed this week, in the last four days of our domestic season

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