1973 Women's Cricket World Cup

The 1973 Women’s Cricket World Cup

It was women after all, who staged the first ever Cricket World Cup - an idea born out of a few after-dinner brandies on...
oldest first class cricketer

Syd Ward – Triple Threat

In 2017, there are 128 teams entered in the opening round of Football’s Chatham Cup. Undoubtedly the premier club sporting competition in New Zealand,...
Ruth Martin

Ruth Martin – The Backyard Leader

“ took a catch out of the sun and it hit her in the eye and she had to go off. I remember them...
Dual Internationals

Boots and Bats

With the end of the cricket season, it’s time to put the bat and ball away, mould those mouth guards, and clean your boots...
wiri baker

Wiri Baker – The Cricketer

Wiri Baker was born on April 2nd 1892 in the small town of Otaki on the Kapiti Coast north of Wellington. Otaki is an important site...
blackcaps odi captains

BLACKCAPS ODI Captains

  The BLACKCAPS' squad for 2017's ODI tri-series against Ireland and Bangladesh features a number of new and returning players, as well as a new...