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Final day of first-class season

New Zealand's 2018/19 first-class cricket season draws to a close today with two arch rivals set to take it deep and many reasons to want to end on a good note

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History made for Stags in coach's swansong

The final match didn't go to script for the Central Stags, but the outcome was a rare title defence, historic double and emotional sendoff for coach Heinrich Malan

Match Reports

Final fling

Northern Districts met again with rivals the Central Stags in the last round of the 2018/19 first-class season, setting the champions a difficult last day chase

Match Reports

Maiden centuries for Mitch Renwick, Graeme Beghin

The Otago Volts look to finish their first-class season with two wins on the bounce, posting their highest total of the Plunket Shield summer then forcing the Aces to follow on in Dunedin

Domestic News

Wellington scoring double act

The end of this season’s Plunket Shield has seen the stumps pulled on one of the lengthiest partnerships in New Zealand cricket.

Domestic News

Canterbury withdraws from Plunket Shield match | Central Stags to retain first-class title

NZC’s 2018/19 Plunket Shield first-class national championship has been decided with ahead of this week's final round in sad and unique circumstances

Domestic News

Former WHITE FERN Lucy Doolan retires

Allrounder Lucy Doolan ends her 14-year cricket playing career as a Wellington Blaze icon who won multiple trophies for the capital and represented New Zealand at several World Cups

Burger King Super Smash 2018-19

Competition Winner: Central Stags

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Knights 10 7 3 0 0 28 1.04
2 Auckland Aces 10 6 2 1 1 28 0.57
3 Central Stags 10 5 4 0 1 22 -0.64
4 Otago Volts 10 3 5 1 1 16 -0.64
5 Wellington Firebirds 10 3 6 0 1 14 -0.03
6 Canterbury Kings 10 3 7 0 0 12 -0.40

Burger King Super Smash 2018-19

Competition Winner: Wellington Blaze

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Wellington Blaze 10 6 2 0 2 28 0.41
2 Canterbury Magicians 10 6 3 0 1 26 1.04
3 Auckland Hearts 10 5 3 0 2 24 0.48
4 Otago Sparks 10 4 4 0 2 20 0.30
5 Northern Spirit 10 4 5 0 1 18 -0.67
6 Central Hinds 10 0 8 0 2 4 -1.49

Ford Trophy 2018-19

Competition Winner: Wellington Firebirds

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Otago Volts 10 7 3 0 0 0 2 30 -0.17
2 Wellington Firebirds 10 6 3 0 1 0 3 29 0.96
3 Auckland Aces 10 5 5 0 0 0 1 21 -0.41
4 Northern Districts 10 4 4 0 1 1 0 20 -0.28
5 Central Stags 10 3 5 0 0 2 1 17 0.04
6 Canterbury 10 2 7 0 0 1 1 11 -0.11

Hallyburton Johnstone Shield 2018-19

Competition Winner: Central Hinds

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Central Hinds 10 8 2 0 0 0 6 38 1.40
2 Auckland Hearts 10 8 2 0 0 0 6 38 0.86
3 Wellington Blaze 10 6 4 0 0 0 3 27 0.53
4 Otago Sparks 10 4 6 0 0 0 2 18 -0.98
5 Canterbury Magicians 10 3 7 0 0 0 1 13 -0.58
6 Northern Spirit 10 1 9 0 0 0 0 4 -1.34

Plunket Shield 2018-19

Competition Winner: Central Stags

Played W L D T A OIMW OIMT Bat Bowl TOTAL Net RPW
1 Central Stags 8 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 20 26 106 7.36
2 Canterbury 8 4 2 1 0 1 0 0 15 22 93 0.72
3 Auckland Aces 8 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 14 27 77 6.95
4 Northern Districts 8 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 8 28 72 1.37
5 Wellington Firebirds 8 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 19 23 62 3.32
6 Otago Volts 8 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 8 21 41 -21.92

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