New Zealand Cricket Commercial Partners
Official Broadcast Partner
Sky Television is NZ Cricket’s Official Broadcast Partner with rights to show all home international and domestic cricket. Sky also provide coverage of the majority of the BLACKCAPS overseas fixtures.
SKY Television (SKY), broadcasting via both UHF and DBS is New Zealand’s pre-eminent Pay TV operator, offering a wide range of sports, movies, music, on-demand and general content across more than 100+ channels. SKY’s channel line-up includes 7 sports channels, 5 movie channels, 7 general entertainment channels, 5 documentary channels, 5 news channels, 4 children’s channels, as well as other niche channels. Its digital satellite service launched in December 1998 and as at 30 June 2012, SKY had 846,931 subscribers.
International Broadcast Partner
Pitch International is proud to be the International Broadcast Partner of New Zealand Cricket and International Commercial Agency. Pitch looks forward to developing our partnership to help build and promote New Zealand Cricket and the BLACKCAPS to broadcasters and brands around the world.
ANZ has had a long association with cricket in New Zealand and is a Major Sponsor and Official Bank of New Zealand Cricket. ANZ also supports local Cricket communities with grants, which help cricket players, fans and teams around the country with what they need to get on top of their game.
Ford is delighted to support New Zealand’s most popular summer sport, helping to creating opportunities for cricketers at all levels. We’re proud to have our vehicles as the driving force behind the BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS.
Official hotel supplier for NZC
Far more than a worldwide leader in hospitality, we are over 180,000 women and men around the world who share the unique experience of greeting millions of guests into our hotels every day.
Because each guest is unique, our brands cater for all needs and desires. From luxury to economy, across 92 countries there is a hotel to make you feel welcome.
Whether it's for one night or the entire match, you'll feel welcome in one of AccorHotels' properties in a perfect location to enjoy New Zealand and the BLACKCAPS.
Air New Zealand
Air New Zealand is proud to be New Zealand’s national carrier delivering more than 17 million customer journeys to, from and all around New Zealand every year. The airline continues to operate one of the world’s youngest fleets, connecting New Zealanders to 20 domestic and more than 30 international destinations including Asia, Europe, Australia, North and South America, and the Pacific Islands. As a member of the Star Alliance network, Air New Zealand is able to provide access to almost any destination in the world. Air New Zealand’s fleet of more than 100 aircraft range in size from the 50 seat Bombardier Q300 to the Boeing 777-300ER. Visit airnewzealand.co.nz for more information.
Naming rights Partner and official Restaurant of the Burger King Super Smash
Burger King is proud to be involved with sports that capture the hearts and minds of New Zealander’s and we believe that cricket in summer is one of those sports. We’re excited about bringing summer to life with the Burger King Super Smash.
Official Fuel Partner of New Zealand Cricket.
For the last two summers we’ve been the official fuel partner of the BLACKCAPS, and we‘ve loved every moment. It’s been fantastic to watch their amazing journey and share the excitement with our 147 Caltex service stations and their customers.
Last season we applauded each of the team’s many victories with 10 cents off fuel for one day after every home win, and we were also very proud to have produced the first ever BLACKCAPS trading card sets.
At Caltex, we are all about enjoying the journey – giving Kiwis everything they need to make each journey a little better, easier or more memorable. From the Christmas road trip to the daily drive, we believe every journey is worth enjoying. And for us backing the BLACKCAPS is just one more way of helping our customers enjoy their summer journeys.
Canterbury of New Zealand
Official Clothing Sponsor of BLACKCAPS and White Ferns
Canterbury of New Zealand became Official Clothing Sponsor of BLACKCAPS and White Ferns in 2008 with the striking new team wear making its first appearance on the BLACKCAPS tour to Bangladesh.
Founded in 1904 the company has become synonymous with the supply of rugby kit and supplied the All Blacks for over 75 years. The company has grown into a multi national supplier of team and training wear for a multitude of sports and produces a full range of training and active leisure wear.
Cricket is part of Gillette’s DNA and Gillette are proud to be an Official Partner for the 2018/2019 season that will see the shaving brand take on the role of grooming partner for the New Zealand BLACKCAPS, official partner of the domestic Burger King Super Smash series and official National Secondary Schools partner (Gillette Cup and Gillette Venus Cup).
With cutting edge technology, Gillette is a well-known brand with a rich sport heritage and long-standing commitment to cricket around the world, so it is a natural fit to support the New Zealand team and the sport including the players, fans, supporters and teams around the country.
GJ Gardner HomesAs New Zealand’s leading and most trusted home builder, G.J. Gardner has built its reputation around quality and customer satisfaction. From the design stage through to the final handover, this commitment to its customers is what makes G.J. Gardner Homes the success it is today. Having built more homes than any other home builder in the country, we understand that everyone has individual needs and unique requirements when building a home.
As the number one home builder in New Zealand, we’ve produced the backyards for thousands of kiwis to hone their cricketing skills during the summer months. We are very proud to be an official sponsor of New Zealand Cricket and the New Zealand Cricket Umpires.
Hertz New Zealand is proud to be the official car rental partner of New Zealand Cricket. Whether it’s travelling for business or pleasure, hitting the road in style, or having a spontaneous trip away to cheer on the BLACKCAPS – Hertz has a transport solution to suit the needs of every cricket fan.
As a result of this great partnership, NZC fans can now secure themselves a great preferential daily rental rate all year round in New Zealand. Thanks to operating in more than 40+ locations across the country and a large, diverse and modern fleet, it has never been easier to rent from Hertz.
To further enhance the rental experience for customers, Hertz offers a range of innovative products and services including the specially designed NeverLost® satellite navigation system in a range of languages and Premium Roadside Assistance.
Fans can access even more great benefits when renting, by signing up as a member to Hertz Gold Plus rewards and collecting points for their rentals. It’s free to join.For more information and reservations please visit: www.hertz.co.nz
We are excited to be standing strong alongside New Zealand Cricket, their players and their fans
Les Mills has been an iconic fitness institution encouraging, enhancing and strengthening Kiwis since 1968. With 12 Les Mills clubs throughout NZ and our famous Group Fitness classes available in gyms throughout New Zealand & the world we are proud to say we are going strong while leading the way in fitness innovation.
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Official Beer of NZC
The Monteith’s Brewery is based in Greymouth on the South Island’s West Coast and it grew out of the Gold Mining boom in the 18th century. Back then, many thirsty explorers descended on the Coast in search of gold and in need of a good beer to slate their thirst after a hard day’s work.
Stewart Monteith, the founder of Monteith’s Brewing Co., was well-known for his quality beers and stepped up to the plate for the people of the Coast. The strong tradition of quality brewing still continues today with the Monteith’s range encompassing over 20 great beers and ciders.
Monteith’s - A proud New Zealand Brewery, proudly backing the BLACKCAPS, WHITE FERNS and NZC right across the summer.
New Zealand Media and Entertainment or NZME. is New Zealand’s premier integrated media company, with a portfolio of market-leading newspaper, radio, digital and magazine titles. NZME.’s radio platform, including leading stations Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, operates in 27 regions around New Zealand allowing New Zealand Cricket to reach as many kiwis as possible and deliver the game via full broadcast coverage.
The introduction of iHeartRadio into the NZME. radio portfolio in 2013 means kiwis can access their favourite stations, like Radio Sport, Radio Hauraki, ZM, The Hits and Coast, anywhere and anytime via the web or their smartphone. In addition to an extensive list of radio stations, iHeartRadio users can create unique stations based on their favourite songs and artists – all for free! iHeartRadio is also the home of the Alternative Commentary Collective, a team of cricket enthusiasts and personalities who bring a very different angle to cricket commentary.
Official Sports Drink of the BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS.
POWERADE has been a long-time supporter of Kiwi sports and continues its long-standing partnership with the BLACKCAPS.
POWERADE is the official sports drink supplier to New Zealand Cricket (NZC).
As New Zealand's most popular summer sport, cricket is frequently played through the heat of the day. POWERADE is proud to support New Zealand Cricket in their effort to nurture the game at all levels, providing fast and effective hydration.
POWERADE ION4 is designed to help athletes of all levels by fuelling, aiding hydration and providing electrolytes lost through sweat during prolonged or intense exercise, training or competition.
New Zealand Cricket is delighted to work with a number of Funding Partners who provide invaluable resource to encourage the continued growth of cricket in this country.
Funding is directed to a variety of projects from grass roots level up, ensuring as many Kiwi cricketers as possible have an opportunity to enjoy the game. Without their continued support much of this work would not be possible and New Zealand Cricket would like to express our sincere thanks to each of them.
Sport NZ – Funding Partner
Perry Foundation – Funding Partner
Southern Trust – Funding Partner