The ANZ Junior Cup and Shield are competitions for intermediate school boys (Cup) and girls (Shield). The tournaments provide participants with the opportunity to play cricket amongst friends and test their skills against schools from within their region and across the country.
The 2019 national finals for both the Cup and Shield took place at the NZC High Performance Centre in Lincoln. The Cup is being held from the 18-20 November and the Shield from the 21-23 November. All games were live scored at www.nzc.nz and on the BLACKCAPS mobile app.
Competing teams for the 2020 tournament, will enter the Cup and Shield competitions within their region in term one of the school year playing nearby schools, with winning teams then advancing through to their regional finals. The six regional winners from around the country are invited to the national finals being held on the 16 - 18th November (Cup) and the 18-20th November (Shield). The national finals consist of Twenty20 cricket played in a round robin format.
Register your school
If your school is interested in registering for either the Cup or Shield competition, please contact your local association.
Information on the 2020-21 tournament will be published here as it become available closer to the start of the season.