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NZC: Sparks farewell Sophie Oldershaw

Photo Credit: Otago Cricket Otago Sparks leg-spinner Sophie Oldershaw has announced her retirement from Domestic cricket at just 25. Devastating on her day, the tall tweaker debuted for the Sparks in both formats in 2017/18, after emerging through the NZC Women's...

Celebrating NZC’s Longest Serving Scorer

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket Otago scorer Helen Simpson will be the first to receive one of New Zealand Cricket’s newly minted badges to mark her tenure. In a bid to celebrate the unsung heroes of cricket, NZC have introduced a...

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: 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...

NZC: Coach Developers improve Festival experience

Photo Credit: New Zealand Cricket The better the quality of the coaching, the better the experience of the participants – that’s one of the main takeaways to emerge from a recent Sport NZ survey. For this reason, District Associations and Major...

NZC: Women’s club cricket returns to Dunedin!

Photo Credit: Otago Cricket Built by the players, for the players – that is the mantra of Dunedin’s newly created women’s club cricket competition. Led by Otago Cricket Association Development Officer, Sophie Gray, and Competitions Manager, Nic Kittelty, the aim of...

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PCA: Sciver-Brunts reveal fertility procedure

Photo Credit: Professional Cricketers' Association England legends Nat and Katherine Sciver-Brunt aim to start family. Under The Lid – Inside Pro...
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