Squads named for HEARTS' weekend warm-up

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Squads named for HEARTS’ weekend warm-up

Praneel HiraHearts, High Performance

The Auckland HEARTS and a HEARTS A side have been announced for warm-up matches against the Northern Spirit at Cornwall Park this Sunday. Both sides will play 50-over matches ahead of the HEARTS’ season-opening weekend against the Wellington Blaze at the Basin on 16 and 17 November. New skipper Anna Peterson will lead the HEARTS, while Izzy Gaze has been … Read More


HEARTS offer agreements for the first time

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HEARTS offer agreements for the first time

Praneel HiraHearts

The Auckland HEARTS have offered nine players Domestic Competitions Agreements for 2019/20. This is the first time Women’s domestic players have been contracted following Women’s Master Agreement announced last month. The contracts now provide players with financial support for preparation and playing time throughout summer. HEARTS Head Coach, Nick White is thrilled to be able to reward the consistent hard … Read More


HEARTS hit Hurricanes for Four

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HEARTS hit Hurricanes for Four

Praneel HiraHearts

The HEARTS have returned from an outstanding T20 tour of Tasmania with four wins from four matches over the Hobart Hurricanes. Lauren Down and Katie Perkins lead the way with the bat as the HEARTS took both matches of Tuesday’s doubleheader. In the first T20, the HEARTS put on 150/5 on the back of forties from Down (43) and Perkins … Read More


Hearts Hit Hobart for Preseason Duel

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Hearts Hit Hobart for Preseason Duel

Praneel HiraHearts

The Auckland HEARTS have touched down in Tasmania to take on the Hobart Hurricanes across four fixtures this week. Kingston Twin Ovals will host matches on October 8, 9 and 10 between the Hurricanes and the HEARTS. Tuesday’s T20 double-header is the HEARTS first taste of action for the summer and skipper Anna Peterson’s first opportunity to lead an exciting … Read More


Musings from Beyond the Boundary | 30 September

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Musings from Beyond the Boundary | 30 September

Praneel HiraHearts

Congratulations to Anna Peterson, this week named to take over the HEARTS captaincy following Maddy Green’s departure to Wellington. Peterson, a top-order batter and off-spinner, brings a wealth of experience and a cricketing pedigree, her father Warwick having played many seasons at Keith Hay Park for Eden Roskill. She went to secondary school in Tauranga and made her debut for … Read More


Four HEARTS awarded WHITE FERNS Contracts

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Four HEARTS awarded WHITE FERNS Contracts

Praneel HiraHearts, High Performance

Four Auckland HEARTS have been announced on the WHITE FERNS contract list for summer 2019/20 . Top-order duo Lauren Down and Katie Perkins, as well as experienced allrounders Holly Huddleston and Anna Peterson, join the 17-strong squad ahead of a summer that culminates in a T20 World Cup in Australia.  The hard work began on Wednesday as the squad assembled … Read More


Anna Peterson named new HEARTS Captain

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Anna Peterson named new HEARTS Captain

Praneel HiraDomestic Cricket, Hearts

Anna Peterson will take the reins as Auckland HEARTS captain for both 2019/20 Hallyburton Johnstone Shield and Super Smash campaigns. Peterson, who has played a combined 82 One-Day matches and 63 T20s for Auckland and Northern Districts, takes over from Maddy Green following the former skipper’s move to Wellington.  Head Coach, Nick White announced the appointment to the wider HEARTS group … Read More


Maddy Green moves to Wellington

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Maddy Green moves to Wellington

Praneel HiraDomestic Cricket, Hearts

After 81 One-Day matches and 61 T20s for the Auckland HEARTS, Skipper Maddy Green is making a move south and will join the Wellington Blaze. Green, 26, debuted for the HEARTS during the 2009/10 season, before leading the side to Hallyburton Johnstone Shield glory in 2017/18. The summer of 2017/18 was particularly special for Maddy, awarded the Ruth Martin Cup … Read More


Auckland Hearts Squad 2019-20

Domestic Cricket


Auckland Hearts Squad 2019-20

Praneel HiraDomestic Cricket, Featured, Hearts

Planning and preparation is underway at Hearts Headquarters for another stellar summer. Head Coach Nick White will call on experience with a familiar squad ready to challenge for silverware in 2019/20. Two new faces have been rewarded for outstanding club and representative performances last summer. Youngster Fran Jonas collected 30 scalps in 16 matches for Cornwall and was equally impressive … Read More


Nick White announced as Auckland Hearts coach

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Nick White announced as Auckland Hearts coach

ShovikHearts

The Auckland Hearts will have a new leader at the helm for the upcoming season with the appointment of Nick White as Head Coach. White takes over from Dean Flyger after three years in the job. White has transitioned up the age levels, having coached the Auckland Under 14s through to Under 19s, and most recently has been the Hearts … Read More