JR Reid

JR Reid Goes Big

In celebrating Michael Papps’ wonderful achievement in making the highest score for Wellington, with his monumental 316* against Auckland, last month, it is timely...

Historic Hallyburton Johnstone Shield Returns

Eighty-one years after it was first contested, the prestigious Hallyburton Johnstone (HBJ) Shield is being reintroduced by NZC this season, as the prize for...
Skipper's Diary

Review: The Skipper’s Diary

The New Zealand cricket team that toured England in 1949 was the fourth New Zealand team to do so. It would be fair to...
Vera Burt

Vale Vera Burt

New Zealand's oldest living Test cricketer died in Auckland on 21 September, 2017. Born in January 1927, Vera Esther Burt (nee Robinson) was 90 when...

Review: Bevan Congdon: A Singular Man

Bevan Congdon is probably quite high up on the list of cricketers who you would choose to play for your life. New Zealand cricket...

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...