International News

Three Covid cases confirmed in BLACKCAPS camp

Three of the BLACKCAPS touring party are in isolation after testing positive for Covid-19 on the morning of the first warm-up match against Sussex in Brighton.

International News

Martin calls time on cricket career

WHITE FERNS and Otago Sparks legend Katey Martin has pulled stumps on a decorated international and domestic cricket career spanning 21 years.

International News

Simon Insley announced as new BLACKCAPS Performance Manager

Cricket Tasmania’s General Manager of High Performance, Simon Insley, has been announced as the new BLACKCAPS Performance Manager, replacing Mike Sandle.   Insley has previous experience with the BLACKCAPS and NZC High Performance teams - as an assistant manager at the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup in England, as well as managing NZ A for their 2018 Tour of the UAE.   He has also previously filled High Performance and support staff roles with Auckland Cricket

International News

Patel set to return to BLACKCAPS contracts list | Michael Bracewell receives first offer

Central Stags spinner Ajaz Patel is set to return to the BLACKCAPS contracts list for the coming season, alongside Wellington Firebirds all-rounder Michael Bracewell who will receive an offer for the first time

International News

Henry Nicholls Injury Update

BLACKCAPS batsman Henry Nicholls will depart with the touring party to England this weekend as planned, after an MRI scan revealed a grade one strain to his right calf. The Test number five sustained the injury during a running session on day one of the side’s three-day pre tour camp in Mount Maunganui

International News

Expanded BLACKCAPS Coaching Group for Winter Tours

Dion Ebrahim, Dean Brownlie, Graeme Aldridge and Luke Wright will feature on the BLACKCAPS coaching roster this winter as player and support staff well-being continues to be prioritised.

International News

Bracewell, Fletcher and Tickner join familiar core for England Test tour | Winter workloads to be managed

Wellington Firebirds all-rounder Michael Bracewell has capped off an impressive season with inclusion in the BLACKCAPS Test squad for the upcoming tour of England

International News

Memorial Service – Fred Goodall

A memorial service to celebrate the life of international umpire Fred Goodall will be held at the Cello Basin Reserve on Friday, May 13 at 2pm. One of the New Zealand’s best-known umpires, Fred passed away in October last year and, because of the Covid-19 restrictions of the time, only a small, private service was possible. The upcoming memorial service will be live streamed and recorded.

Domestic News

Hamish Bennett hangs up the boots

The much respected Wellington Firebirds captain, former Canterbury representative and BLACKCAP Hamish Bennett has announced that the 2021/22 season will be his last after a 17-year career

Corporate News

ANZ Fan Moment of the Summer 2021/22 Voting

Have your say in the ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards by voting for the moment of the summer from NZC competitions and home international series

International News

ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards 2022 Preview

The ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards for the 2021-22 season will once again be presented digitally this year, with three daily shows starting at 11am from next Tuesday April 12

International News

Chapman tests positive for Covid-19 | Worker called into ODI squad

Auckland Aces batsman George Worker has been called into the BLACKCAPS ODI squad as a replacement for Mark Chapman who has tested positive for Covid-19

International News

Brownlie added to BLACKCAPS coaching group for Netherlands

Former BLACKCAP and current Northern Districts network coach Dean Brownlie has been added to Gary Stead’s coaching staff for the upcoming KFC Netherland’s Tour

International News

Oram returns home | Devine & Tahuhu to be assessed in Christchurch 

WHITE FERNS assistant coach, Jacob Oram, has left the squad to return home to family.

Match Reports

NZXI secures warm-up series with a game to go

Two out of two for the NZXI as Michael Bracewell top-scores again while Bas de Leede leads the way for The Netherlands in Napier

Match Reports

Bracewell century opens NZXI account

NZXI captain and BLACKCAP in waiting Michael Bracewell led from the front in the first warm-up match against the touring Netherlands squad

International News

Bracewell and Cleaver earn first call ups | Taylor prepares for career finale

Wellington Firebirds allrounder Michael Bracewell is named in the BLACKCAPS for the first time, seven months on from having to turn down his maiden call up alongside uncapped Central Stags wicketkeeper Dane Cleaver who’s been picked for the T20 International at Napier’s McLean Park next Friday night, March 25

International News

Taylor headlines NZ XI to face Netherlands in Napier | BJ Watling on coaching staff

Retiring BLACKCAPS great Ross Taylor will feature for the New Zealand XI against Netherlands in Napier next week as he looks to get some game-time ahead of his final One Day International series later this month

International News

Waiata gifted to WHITE FERNS ahead of ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022

The WHITE FERNS will now be equipped with more than just their cricketing prowess as they count down the final days before the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022.

International News

Mike Sandle to move on as BLACKCAPS manager

Long-standing BLACKCAPS manager Mike Sandle will leave his position at the end of this summer to take on the role of CEO of Taranaki Rugby

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