Shanghai Cricketers to Visit Auckland

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Shanghai Cricketers to Visit Auckland

Praneel HiraGame Development

An Under 17 team from the Shanghai Cricket Association will touch down next week for the One Belt, One Road Auckland – Shanghai Cricket Series.  Auckland Cricket Umpires Administrator and tour host, Doug Cowie believes the Shanghai Communications School tour is a first for New Zealand-Chinese cricket relations and cannot wait for the four-day series to get underway on Tuesday … Read More


Chris Mundell appointed High Performance Manager

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Chris Mundell appointed High Performance Manager

Praneel HiraGame Development, High Performance

Chris Mundell has been appointed Auckland Cricket’s new High Performance Manager. Mundell, who joined Auckland Cricket in July 2018 in the role of Coach Development Manager, sees a lot of correlation between his coaching and coach development background and the High Performance space. “Both Coach Development and High Performance are about the growth of people. That is something I am … Read More


Auckland quartet selected for NZ U19 squad

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Auckland quartet selected for NZ U19 squad

Praneel HiraGame Development, High Performance, International Cricket

Four Auckland representatives have been selected to represent the New Zealand Under 19 team against Bangladesh later this month. The Auckland quartet of Conor Ansell (Auckland University), Adithya Ashok (Eden Roskill), Jock McKenzie (North Shore) and Quinn Sunde (Takapuna) will join the 18-man squad in Lincoln for five one-day matches, starting September 29th. NZ U19s Head Coach, Paul Wiseman said … Read More


Introducing BatFirst

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Introducing BatFirst

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BatFirst to give bats to 5,000 kids from low decile schools. Starting 14 October, Auckland Cricket’s new initiative BatFirst will aim to put a bat and a ball in the hands of every Year 3 child attending a decile five or lower School in Auckland. Auckland Cricket Chief Executive, Iain Laxon is excited by the prospect of opening up a … Read More


Auckland Girl's Development Tour to Brisbane

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Auckland Girl’s Development Tour to Brisbane

Praneel HiraFeatured, Game Development, Rep teams

As the days slowly get longer and the summer of cricket comes into focus, the excitement builds for yet another season. In late September and early October, thirteen young cricketers will tour Brisbane and take on Queensland’s U18 Girls team. The Auckland Girl’s Development team will play two 50-over matches as well as three T20s during the week-long stay. Hearts … Read More


Auckland Hearts shine for NZ Development XI

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Auckland Hearts shine for NZ Development XI

Praneel HiraGame Development, Hearts

The NZ Development XI is in the midst of a four-match series against Australia Women Under-19 at Lincoln, and Auckland’s contingent have played a starring role in NZ Development’s two victories so far. In the first match on Tuesday, Arlene Kelly took two wickets as NZ bundled Australia out for 187. Saachi Shahri and Lauren Down then came out and … Read More


Auckland Cricket picks up unparalleled age-group five-for

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Auckland Cricket picks up unparalleled age-group five-for

Praneel HiraGame Development

Auckland Cricket has made a clean-sweep of age-group tournaments for the 2018/19 season, winning five from five. When the Under-17 Boys won their national tournament in Lincoln on 24 January, they capped off wins by the Under-21 Women and Under-19 Men in NZC tournaments, plus Under-18 and Under-15 Girls in national representative tournaments. The Under-21s made headlines in December when … Read More


District Tournament Results - 16 January

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District Tournament Results – 16 January

Praneel HiraGame Development

Under-16 Boys’ T20 Round 3 North Harbour Burgundy v Western North Harbour Burgundy 163 (A Little 64, I Engelbrecht 29; J Jakkula 3-17, D Lewis 3-33) defeated Western 60/9 (S Syed 10; C Robb 3-8, N Robb 2-18) by 103 runs. Eastern defeated North Harbour Gold by one run. Finals North Harbour Burgundy v Western North Harbour Burgundy 112/6 (D … Read More


District Tournament Results - 15 January

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District Tournament Results – 15 January

Praneel HiraGame Development

Under-14 Boys’ Limited Overs Finals North Harbour v Central North Harbour 165/9 (E O’Leary 41, R Langford 36; Z Bharuchi 3-36, R Patel 2-25) defeated Central 113 (G Dasent 18, D Anil 12; M Ross 4-20, E O’Leary 3-11) by 52 runs. Tournament Winners: North Harbour Under-15 Boys’ Limited Overs Round 6 Central v Manukau Central 162/8 (J Inglis 75, … Read More


District Tournament Results - 13 & 14 January

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District Tournament Results – 13 & 14 January

Praneel HiraGame Development

Under-14 Boys’ Limited Overs Round 5 Western v Central Western 140 (D Rata 37, S Rawat 32; R Patel 3-7, J O’Connor 2-17) lost to Central 74/2 (T Munro 29 ret.; A Kaila 1-4) by eight wickets (DLS). North Harbour v Manukau Abandoned. Round 6 Western v Eastern Western 98/9 (D Patel 17, R Williams 14; A Prasad 4-14, N … Read More