Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Canterbury Cricket

NZC: All Abilities programme opening doors in Cricket

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket Established during the 2021/22 season, Canterbury Cricket’s “All Abilities Hub” was created to provide young disabled people an opportunity to try cricket in an inclusive environment. Delivered by Canterbury Cricket’s Game Development Officers, the sessions utilise...

NZC: Nicholls cleared of misconduct

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket Canterbury batsman Henry Nicholls has been cleared of breaching Rule 3.1, article 1.15 of the Code of Conduct during Day 3 of last week’s Plunket Shield match between Canterbury and Auckland at Hagley Oval. Rule 3.1,...

NZC: Collaboration allows Young Leader programmes to thrive

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket Collaboration between associations and inspiration from young leaders has allowed ‘Young Leader Programmes’ to thrive in Wellington, Canterbury & Otago. Wellington Young Leaders: Since the inception of the Cricket Wellington Young Leaders programme in the 2020-21 season,...

NZC: Men’s Domestic contracts finalised

Photo Credit: Canterbury Cricket The 2023/24 home summer of cricket inches another step closer with New Zealand’s six Major Associations finalising their men’s Domestic contracted player rosters. Each Major Association – Auckland, Northern Districts, Central Districts, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago –...

NZC: First round of male domestic contracts confirmed

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket New Zealand’s six Major Associations have today announced their first round of contracted male players for the 2023/24 Domestic summer including some key player movements across the country. Major Associations can name up to 15 players...

NZC: It’s back to the future for Kyle Jamieson, Finn Allen

Photo Credit: ICC After four years with the Auckland Aces, BLACKCAP Kyle Jamieson is returning to Canterbury for the 2023/24 season, while the Aces will regain the services of Finn Allen who is on the move from the Wellington Firebirds. Tall,...

NZC: Rarity Blake Coburn announces retirement

Photo Credit: LinkedIn profile photo of Blake Coburn As a left-arm unorthodox wrist spinner, Canterbury slow bowler Blake Coburn possessed one of the rarest talents and actions in the New Zealand Domestic game, and for that matter, internationally. It's a challenge...

NZC: Southern man heading north

Photo Credit: Otago Cricket Shock! After a nine-year career with the Otago Volts, entertaining paceman Michael Rae will be available for Canterbury next season. Otago Cricket today confirmed that Dunedin-born Rae has made the difficult decision to leave his home team...

NZC: Community Award Winners Recognised at ANZ NZC Awards

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket Gillette Venus Young Player of the Year – Beth O’Connor: Beth O’Connor led the way for Otago Girls’ High School at the Gillette Venus Cup - finishing as second equal top wicket-taker with 7 wickets and...

Who’s Who in Cricket: Lee Germon

Photo Credit: Cricket NSW Profiles LinkedInWikipedia  Career Highlights Current RoleCEO, Cricket NSW (Feb 2019 - Present) Previous RolesGeneral Manager, Sydney Thunder (Jul 2017 - Feb 2019)CEO, Canterbury Cricket (Mar 2008 - Jul 2017)CEO, Tasman Rugby Union - NZ (Sep 2005 - Mar 2008)CEO, Mainland...

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Adelaide Strikers: Wes Agar traded to Sydney Thunder

Photo Credit: Adelaide Strikers After eight seasons in blue the Adelaide Strikers are farewelling Wes Agar, with the fast bowler...