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Rippon earns first BLACKCAPS call up as white-ball squads named for Ireland, Scotland and Netherlands  

Otago Volts leg-spinning all-rounder Michael Rippon is the only newcomer in the BLACKCAPS white-ball squads to tour Ireland and Scotland in July, and the Netherlands in early August.

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Obituary: Don Neely

From a player and captain to NZC selector, president, and life member; from a youngster with a love of the game to prominent historian and author – Don Neely certainly lived his cricketing life to its fullest

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Conway tests positive for Covid-19

BLACKCAPS batsman Devon Conway has tested positive for Covid-19 and has begun five days of isolation. Conway undertook a PCR test on arrival in London on Wednesday evening in preparation for a team activity.

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Bracewell tests positive for Covid-19

BLACKCAPS all-rounder Michael Bracewell is in isolation after testing positive for Covid-19 the morning after the second Test against England in Nottingham.

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Jamieson & Fletcher ruled out of England tour | Tickner & Cleaver called in

BLACKCAPS pace bowler Kyle Jamieson will return home to New Zealand after an MRI scan revealed a stress-reaction to his lower left back.

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Williamson tests positive for Covid-19 on eve of second Test | Rutherford rejoins squad

BLACKCAPS captain Kane Williamson will miss the second Test against England in Nottingham on Friday, after testing positive for Covid-19 the night before the match.

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Carson and Gaze newcomers in Cricket Commonwealth Games squad

A New Zealand Women’s T20 squad comprising a rich mix of youth and experience has been named for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

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Sawyer lands WHITE FERNS head coach role

Australian Ben Sawyer has been appointed WHITE FERNS head coach on a two-year contract.

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De Grandhomme ruled out of England series | Bracewell to remain as replacement

BLACKCAPS all-rounder Colin de Grandhomme has been ruled out of the remainder of the Test series against England after a scan revealed a tear to his right plantar fascia (heel).

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Michael Bracewell retained for first Test | Squad reduced for series

The BLACKCAPS have confirmed a 15-man squad to face England in the upcoming three-Test series, with the addition of Michael Bracewell as 16th man for the first Test starting at Lord’s in London on Thursday.

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WHITE FERNS eye future: six new players offered contracts

NZC has included six new players in its 17-strong list of those offered annual WHITE FERNS contracts for the 2022-23 year.

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Satterthwaite retires from international arena

WHITE FERNS vice-captain Amy Satterthwaite has retired from international cricket after a glittering 15-year career at the top level

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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.

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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.

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Simon Insley announced as new BLACKCAPS Performance Manager

Simon Insley will be the new BLACKCAPS Performance Manager, replacing Mike Sandle. Insley brings 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 on the 2018 Tour of the UAE

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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.

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