Musings from Beyond the Boundary | 11 November

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Musings from Beyond the Boundary | 11 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket, Domestic Cricket

After the last five months or so, you’d have to say that England and New Zealand are two fairly evenly-matched white-ball cricket teams. And once again, Eden Park has managed to turn on a limited-overs thriller, as has so frequently been the case back to the tied 50-over match with India in early 2014. Martin Guptill also played a big … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Report | 9 November

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Honda Financial Premiership Report | 9 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Parity between bat and ball was somewhat restored on an overcast day in the Honda Financial Premiership. Though bowlers across Auckland found the conditions more to their liking, there were seven centuries scored as the rain stayed away for some outstanding cricket.  Premier MenHedley Howarth Cornwall vs. Parnell – Cornwall Park Fanie de Villiers and Josh Fisher bowled Parnell to … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Scores | 9 November

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Honda Financial Premiership Scores | 9 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Parity between bat and ball was somewhat restored on an overcast day in the Honda Financial Premiership. While bowlers across Auckland found the conditions more to their liking, Michael Ruffell, Bill Walsh and Jared Challis all batted brilliantly to steer sizeable chases for their respective clubs. In the Prichard Cup, Cornwall’s Breezy Illing’s 7-for lead the bowlers, while Katie Gurrey … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership | 9 November

Club Cricket


Honda Financial Premiership | 9 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Wet weather threatens to end this week’s sunny spell when the Honda Premiership continues on Saturday. The Prichard Cup heads into Round Two after a bumper start for the Premier Women last week. A pair of young sides in Parnell and Auckland University will meet at Thomas Bloodworth Park. Cornwall hit the road hoping to maintain their perfect start with … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Report | 2 November

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Honda Financial Premiership Report | 2 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Premier Cricket is well and truly underway as blistering hundreds, a near double, a hat trick and a game-changing six wickets in ten balls headlined a day dominated by the bat in the Honda Financial Premiership. Premier MenHedley Howarth Cornwall vs. Parnell – Cornwall Park Contrasting knocks have put Parnell in the driver’s seat as the visitors piled on the … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Scores | 2 November

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Honda Financial Premiership Scores | 2 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Premier Cricket is well and truly underway as big hundreds by Saachi Shahri and Hassan Azad headlined a day dominated by the bat in the Honda Financial Premiership. HEARTS’ opener Shahri kicked off Round one of the Prichard Cup by hitting 161 for Cornwall against Parnell. The 133-ball knock included 21 fours and 2 sixes as the hosts racked up … Read More


ACES match abandoned in Dunedin

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ACES match abandoned in Dunedin

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

A nightmare week in Dunedin has come to an end after a fourth consecutive day of the ACES’ Plunket Shield match with the Otago Volts was abandoned. An umpires inspection took place at 12.30 pm before the decision was made to abandon the match. Both sides take two points from the match, leaving the ACES in third place after the … Read More


Auckland's Summer of Cricket is here

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Auckland’s Summer of Cricket is here

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

It’s that time of the year again. The sun is shining, the scent of freshly mown grass wafts across the air and kids get set to fill parks across Auckland as the Summer of Cricket kicks into full swing this Saturday. At Barry Curtis Park in Manukau, tomorrow marks a special day for the region. The start of the 2019/20 … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Preview | 2 November

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Honda Financial Premiership Preview | 2 November

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

The Honda Financial Premiership changes pace this weekend with three more Premier competitions set to get underway. The Prichard Cup kicks off the season for the six Premier Women’s teams, while the Hedley Howarth and Tom Hellaby two-day competitions see the whites donned for the first time this summer. Prichard Cup The HEARTS will be available when Prichard Cup holders … Read More


Honda Financial Premiership Report | 26 October

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Honda Financial Premiership Report | 26 October

Praneel HiraClub Cricket

Round Two of the Jeff Crowe Cup saw a full slate of matches return to grass and some exciting cricket in the October sun.  Auckland University vs. Grafton – Colin Maiden Park A Nathan Fletcher ton and a record sixth-wicket partnership for Grafton underlined an outstanding day’s work for the visitors. Harrison Ward’s eight fours and a six got Grafton … Read More