Community News

Under-19 Women's National Tournament 2022-23 set to begin

The next generation of emerging female talent will have the opportunity to push for a spot at the first-ever ICC Under-19 Women’s Cricket World Cup when they assemble this weekend for the annual Women’s National Under-19 Tournament hosted by NZC.

Corporate News

Gillette Venus increases support of women’s cricket

Gillette Venus has strengthened its support of the women’s game over the next two years, becoming the shirt partner of the six women’s Dream11 Super Smash teams, and this summer’s WHITE FERNS series partner at home.

Match Reports

Llew beauty! Career best as Volts stun Aces

The much anticipated white-ball action began at last for the defending champion Aucklanders in a rescheduled fixture, but it was the Otago Volts' day in the big clash in Whangarei

International News

Brownlie named WHITE FERNS batting coach | Howard joins as spin coach

Former BLACKCAPS and Northern Districts batter Dean Brownlie has been named as the new WHITE FERNS batting coach alongside Craig Howard who joins as spin bowling coach.

Domestic News

Colin Maiden Park: Rescheduled Games

As previously advised, due to the considerable rainfall in Auckland over the past two months, Colin Maiden Park will not be fit to host List A cricket for at least the next fortnight – even if fine weather is experienced over this period

Match Reports

Another day in Palmydise for Wellington Firebirds

The Central Stags and Wellington Firebirds met again on a windy Palmerston North afternoon as Seth Rance took his 100th wicket in The Ford Trophy before Ollie Newton trumped him with a career-best six-wcket bag

Match Reports

Tim Pringle, Kristian Clarke make one-day debuts

Northern Districts upset Canterbury in a rain-interrupted Whangarei game as ex-NZ U19 star Kristian Clarke and young Kiwi-Dutch international Tim Pringle made Ford Trophy debuts for the hosts

Corporate News

Obituary: Sir Allan Wright

Former NZC President and deputy chairman, Sir Allan Wright, has died, aged 93.

International News

McFadyen set for WHITE FERNS debut

Wellington Blaze wicket-keeper-batter Jess McFadyen will make her long-awaited WHITE FERNS debut in the upcoming home Gillette Venus WHITE FERNS v Bangladesh series.

Domestic News

Maia Lewis in surprise Hallyburton Johnstone Shield comeback

Former WHITE FERNS captain Maia Lewis has she's still got it! Now the Northern Districts team manager, Lewis has taken a ripper of a catch as a fielding sub - more than a decade and a half since she last took the field

Match Reports

Injuries cost Northern Districts against the Magicians

Losing two key players costs the visitors dearly in Rangiora as the struggling Canterbury Magicians rebounded with a bonus point win

Match Reports

Nailbiting finish in Dunedin

Defending HBJ champions the Otago Sparks hosted the unbeaten Central Hinds in Dunedin, promising a fascinating and close contest - and it delivered with a last-ball cliffhanger

International News

Strong New Zealand XI squad named to face Bangladesh women

A New Zealand XI squad featuring seven players with international experience has been selected to face Bangladesh in two warm-up matches starting on Monday.

Corporate News

ICC East Asia-Pacific visit New Zealand Cricket

NZC were delighted to host delegates from the ICC East Asia-Pacific Group last week.

Domestic News

Colin Maiden Park - Domestic Cricket

An assessment has shown that, due to the considerable rainfall in Auckland over the past two months, Colin Maiden Park will not be fit to host List A cricket for at least the next fortnight – even if fine weather is experienced over this period

Match Reports

Cleaver fever in clinical Stags win

Last season's beaten Ford Trophy finalists are off to a convincing start, the Central Stags taking a big bonus-point victory against the Otago Volts in Dunedin in the first-round match of 2022/23

International News

Guptill to be released from NZC contract

New Zealand Cricket has agreed to release Martin Guptill from his central contract so he can pursue playing opportunities elsewhere.   The 36-year-old opening batsman has been a fixture in BLACKCAPS white ball squads for the best part of 14 years but did not play in the recently completed T20 World Cup, and was not selected for the current T20 and ODI series against India

Domestic News

Matches postponed at Colin Maiden Park

Five Domestic matches scheduled for Colin Maiden Park, in The Ford Trophy and Hallyburton Johnstone Shield, in Auckland have now been officially postponed following heavy rainfall

Domestic News

Plunket Shield 50 per cent loaded

Consistent Canterbury took an early lead in New Zealand's first-class championship, but it's a tight table at the midway mark of the competition

Domestic News

The Ford Trophy is underway!

New Zealand's long-running one-day championship is underway for the 2022/23 season today, with a split round to open an exciting men's white-ball Domestic summer

Match Reports

Henry Shipley! Rare hat-trick stuns in season opener

Emerging Canterbury allrounder Henry Shipley has made a brilliant beginning on Day One of the new season's Ford Trophy as the men's white-ball Domestic summer starts with a bang

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