Greatest Year Of All Time

Much has been made of the BLACKCAPS class of 2014; they've been winning Tests, winning series, fighting hard and breaking records. Our #statchat desk...

Cricket to the Max

On February 5 1996, a new breed of cricket was launched in New Zealand as an NZ Selection took the field against an All-Stars...

Private Wilson of Christchurch

George Charles Lee Wilson was the second New Zealand cricket representative to be killed in World War One. He burst on to the provincial...

Second Lieutenant Hickmott of Christchurch

Rupert Hickmott was one of only two New Zealand cricket representatives to be killed in World War One. Wisden wrote, after his death at...

From Leonard to Harry: the Cave family legacy

When Harry Cave was selected to play Test cricket for New Zealand in 1949, he was fulfilling the promise of an entire family, a...

First On Field: Len Cuff

Ted Badcock, due to the fortunate positioning of his name alphabetically, is recognised as our very first Black Cap. Tom Lowry has the honour...