Corporate News

NZC and MediaWorks Radio ink new deal

Good news for cricket followers – NZC has signed a three-year broadcasting rights deal with MediaWorks Radio to provide live, free-to-air commentary of all BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS matches in New Zealand, as well as selected content from domestic competitions

International News

Opportunity abounds for NZC umpires

NZC’s Match Officials list has a familiar feel for the upcoming season with the International, National and Reserve Umpire Panels remaining unchanged for 2020-21

Corporate News

New Zealand Cricket Museum appoints new curator

The New Zealand Cricket Museum is pleased to announce the appointment of Owen Mann as the museum’s new curator. Mann joins the New Zealand Cricket Museum with over 16 years curatorial and collection management experience in the cultural sector

Domestic News

Major Associations Confirm Men's Contracts For New Season

New Zealand’s six Major Associations have confirmed their 16-strong men’s contract lists for the coming domestic season

International News

Devine confirmed as WHITE FERNS captain

Sophie Devine has been confirmed as the WHITE FERNS captain with Amy Satterthwaite to take the role of vice-captain following her return from maternity leave

International News

Fulton steps down from BLACKCAPS to become Canterbury men’s coach

The former International was appointed to the national post in August 2019 and travelled with the team to Sri Lanka and Australia as well as working on home tours against England and India

International News

Hill: ‘Never thought I'd meet the Queen’

Tony Hill finished up at NZC after seven years developing and encouraging New Zealand’s next generation of umpires and match officials.

International News

Former Test batsman Matt Poore dies

New Zealand Test representative No.63, Poore played in 14 Tests, scored 355 runs at 15.43 and took nine wickets with his off-spin.

International News

Devine open to innovations in women’s cricket

WHITE FERNS captain Sophie Devine and India batter Jemimah Rodrigues said they were all for innovations in women’s cricket to boost its popularity.

International News

Kerr & Dodd receive first NZC contract offers

Wellington Blaze bowler Jess Kerr and Central Hinds wicket-keeper/batswoman Natalie Dodd have been offered WHITE FERNS contracts for the first time.

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.

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