Domestic News

Stephen Murdoch calls stumps

Canterbury Cricket and Cricket Wellington veteran Stephen Murdoch has announced his retirement from domestic cricket after a 12-year professional career

Corporate News

NZC Turf Management Teams of the year awards

NZC are pleased to announce that the following venues’ turf management teams have been awarded the annual cricket pitch of the year awards for the 2019-20 season

Community News

At last, some good news for cricket clubs

Welcome news for struggling cricket clubs around New Zealand – a fund has been made available by ANZ Bank New Zealand to assist with their recovery from the COVID19-imposed hiatus

International News

Three new players offered NZC contracts

Auckland Aces pace-bowler Kyle Jamieson, Central Stags spinner Ajaz Patel and Wellington Firebirds batsman Devon Conway have been offered BLACKCAPS contracts for the first time, as part of a proposed 20-player list for the 2020-21 season

Community News

Sport NZ announces further $25 million short-term relief package

Sport NZ has created a $25 million package to provide further short-term relief for organisations at all levels of sport and active recreation.

International News

Sir Richard Hadlee salutes Ross Taylor with supreme Medal | Cotton named NZC umpire of the year

BLACKCAPS veteran Ross Taylor claimed the top honour on the final day of the 2020 ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards, winning the prestigious Sir Richard Hadlee Medal for the third time

International News

Big names scoop ANZ International white ball awards

Four of New Zealand cricket’s modern day stars – Kane Williamson, Sophie Devine, Suzie Bates and Ross Taylor were in the limelight as the white ball honours for the 2019-20 season were handed out.

Domestic News

Southee / Latham claim First-Class honours | Conway and Gurrey do domestic double

Tim Southee claimed his third Winsor Cup for First-Class bowling, while Tom Latham won his first ANZ New Zealand Cricket award on day two of the 2020 honours

Corporate News

Ford and NZC make it a perfect XI

Ford New Zealand and New Zealand Cricket are excited to confirm a renewal of the existing agreement as the Official Vehicle Provider for New Zealand Cricket.

Community News

Community cricket recognised in ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards

The ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards provide the perfect opportunity for NZC to recognise some outstanding contributions from members of the cricketing community.

Corporate News

Emotional Ian Smith honoured with Bert Sutcliffe Medal | Devine & Conway collect Dream11 Super Smash awards

Sophie Devine and Devon Conway made it a Wellington double by taking out the Dream11 Super Smash Player of the Year titles on the opening day of the 2020 ANZ New Zealand Cricket Awards. The awards, presented electronically for the first time due to Covid-19 restrictions and recognising the star performers and servants of the 2019-20 season, also honoured veteran cricket commentator Ian Smith with the prestigious Bert Sutcliffe Medal for Outstanding Services to Cricket.

Corporate News

New Zealand Cricket moves into a digital era today on Spark Sport

Today New Zealand Cricket (NZC) and Spark Sport officially launch their new partnership, transforming the way Kiwis watch cricket with archived and new content now available

International News

Shirley Cowles MNZM: 1939 - 2020 

Former New Zealand women’s cricketer Shirley Cowles will be remembered for her aggressive batting and dynamic fielding over a career that encompassed seven Tests.

International News

Southee and Devine Recognised as Best in 2020 by Fellow Players

Tim Southee and Sophie Devine were acknowledged as the recipients of The Players’ Cap and CPA Players’ Award respectively, in an online team presentation ceremony’s this afternoon

Domestic News

Graham “Jock” Edwards: 1955-2020

Jock Edwards, who passed away on Monday, April 6 aged 65, was one of Nelson sport’s most favourite sons, having fashioned a reputation as a swash-buckling wicket-keeper batsman for Central Districts and New Zealand through the 1970s and early 1980s.

Corporate News

Tours sidelined – Four-day working-week for NZC

The BLACKCAPS’ winter tours of the Netherlands, Scotland, Ireland and the West Indies are in serious doubt as the COVID-19 outbreak bites deeper into the world sporting calendar

Domestic News

Daniel Flynn hangs up the cap

Northern Districts legend and former BLACKCAPS batsman Daniel Flynn has announced his retirement from Domestic cricket

International News

ICC confirms Conway eligibility date

Wellington Firebirds batsman Devon Conway will be eligible for New Zealand A or BLACKCAPS selection from August 28, the ICC has confirmed

Domestic News

Craig Cachopa announces retirement

The Auckland Aces will have a new white-ball captain next summer with veteran Craig Cachopa going out on top

Domestic News

Free family fitness with Firebirds trainer

In lockdown with the rest of New Zealand, Wellington Firebirds trainer Andrew Smith is helping us stay focussed on fitness by beaming short, free daily workouts every day from his Kapiti Coast home garage

Community News

Shanan Stewart calls it a day

Most recently sighted helping his beloved Canterbury Country lock away the Hawke Cup for the 2020 winter, Canterbury legend Shanan Stewart has retired... and this time, it’s real

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