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Grassroots

Beaches, backyards, parks, schools, hallways, and the local domain. Cricket is played wherever there’s enough space to swing a bat.

Read our stories from the game’s grassroots, covering schools, clubs, Minor Associations, and backyard legends.

Buller Cricket: Without A Wicket

On the 31st of January 2016, the Buller Cricket Association made history by winning the prestigious Hawke Cup for the first time, in their...

Grassroots Update | NOVEMBER 2015

With cricket season well-and-truly here, we'll be bringing you regular updates on what's happening at the grassroots of the game around New Zealand. You...

Grassroots Update | OCTOBER 2015

In the last week we've seen a range of stories in the media about the great work of players, fans, and administrators who keep...
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The Maorilanders

Throughout the 1920s and 30s, New Zealand cricket sides embarked on many significant tours that enhanced the reputation of the nation, both as cricketers...