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Domestic News

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

International News

Rob Nicol retires from cricket

Former BLACKCAP Rob Nicol has retired from all cricket following a 17-year First-Class career.

Domestic News

WHITE FERN transfers to Central Hinds

Prolific runscorer Natalie Dodd's wealth of experience is just what the doctor ordered for the youthful Central Hinds squad she will be joining next season

Domestic News

Cricket Wellington confirms signing of Jimmy Neesham

Cricket Wellington is pleased to announce that BLACKCAPS’ all-rounder, Jimmy Neesham, has signed with the Wellington Firebirds for the 2018-19 season

Domestic News

De Grandhomme to represent Northern Districts

BLACKCAPS allrounder Colin de Grandhomme has confirmed he will play his domestic cricket for Northern Districts in the 2018-19 season

Domestic News

Northern Districts bound Wagner thanks Otago Cricket

BLACKCAP Neil Wagner has thanked Otago Cricket after confirming he will play his domestic cricket for Northern Districts in the 2018-19 season

International News

NZC pays tribute to Rodney Moore

New Zealand Cricket is saddened to acknowledge the passing of long-time Wellington cricket chief executive, Rodney Moore

Plunket Shield

Competition Winner: Central Stags

Played W L D T A OIMW OIMT Bat Bowl TOTAL Net RPW
1 Central Stags 10 6 0 4 0 0 0 0 27 32 131 11.601
2 Wellington Firebirds 10 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 16 39 127 6.127
3 Auckland Aces 10 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 14 31 105 -9.312
4 Northern Districts 10 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 20 36 80 2.012
5 Otago Volts 10 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 18 37 79 -0.767
6 Canterbury 10 2 6 2 0 0 0 0 8 32 64 -8.790

Ford Trophy

Competition Winner: Auckland Aces

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Central Stags 8 6 1 0 0 1 3 29 1.023
2 Auckland Aces 8 4 3 0 0 1 2 20 0.198
3 Northern Districts 8 4 2 0 1 1 0 20 -0.117
4 Canterbury 8 2 4 0 1 1 0 12 -0.109
5 Wellington Firebirds 8 2 5 0 0 1 0 10 -0.288
6 Otago Volts 8 2 5 0 0 1 0 10 -0.736

Burger King Super Smash

Competition Winner: Knights

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Knights 10 7 2 0 1 30 0.753
2 Auckland Aces 10 5 3 0 2 24 0.195
3 Central Stags 10 5 4 0 1 22 1.049
4 Canterbury Kings 10 4 5 0 1 18 0.959
5 Wellington Firebirds 10 3 5 0 2 16 -0.280
6 Otago Volts 10 2 7 0 1 10 -2.699

Hallyburton Johnstone Shield

Competition Winner: Auckland Hearts

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Auckland Hearts 10 8 1 0 1 0 8 42 1.723
2 Wellington Blaze 10 7 3 0 0 0 5 33 0.853
3 Canterbury Magicians 10 5 4 0 0 1 2 24 -0.256
4 Otago Sparks 10 4 5 0 0 1 2 20 -0.326
5 Central Hinds 10 2 7 0 1 0 0 10 -1.118
6 Northern Spirit 10 2 8 0 0 0 0 8 -0.877

Women's Twenty20 Competition

Competition Winner: Wellington Blaze

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Wellington Blaze 10 7 2 0 1 30 1.324
2 Auckland Hearts 10 6 3 0 1 26 0.855
3 Canterbury Magicians 10 5 3 0 2 24 0.525
4 Central Hinds 10 3 6 0 1 14 -0.948
5 Northern Spirit 10 3 6 0 1 14 -1.341
6 Otago Sparks 10 2 6 0 2 12 -0.434

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