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Provincial Pride

Between the grassroots and international cricket sits the level where provincial passions and loyalty are tried and tested.

Read the stories from the provinces, moments in domestic matches and the players who defined their region's cricketing fortunes.

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...
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Plunket Shield Winners

After a thrilling final day of the 2016-17 Plunket Shield competition, Canterbury have enhanced their standing as the leading First-Class association in New Zealand...

Super Smash Quiz

Are you the Social Team Ring-In, the Rising Star, or the Player of the Tournament? Take our Super Smash Quiz to see where you sit among...

Lord Plunket’s Shield

Lord William Lee Plunket was the 5th Baron Plunket and the 12th man to serve as Governor of New Zealand once we became a...

Resume Play

Resume Play charts the rise of cricket in Christchurch following the 2011 earthquake through to the return of international cricket at 2014's Boxing Day...