Conference Cricket

Bangladesh & Conference Cricket

Conference cricket, first announced in April 1997, was meant to be New Zealand Cricket’s grand new innovation. Its primary function was to serve as...

The Poetry Of Cricket: Part One

I think it is true to say that, of all our sports, it is cricket that is the most literary. The library at the...

Snaps By The Way: Nancy’s Scrapbook

On the 16th of February 1935, the WHITE FERNS played their first Test, facing England at Christchurch's Lancaster Park. Among the players that took...

Clutching At A Straw

In 1894, Baron Pierre de Coubertin, invited delegates from around the world to the Congress on the Revival of the Olympic Games in Paris. On...
blackcaps champions trophy record

BLACKCAPS Champions Trophy Record

Two-time champions India have an impressive tournament record, compiling just seven losses across seven and a half tournaments. Another two-time champion, Australia, would've had a much...

Big Trouble In Little Tariki

In rural Taranaki, between paddocks and alongside a railway line, a quaint white pavilion sits with its back to the iconic mountain. A small...