College Sport | Finals

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College Sport | Finals

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Loui3-20 Last week saw three College Sport Finals to close out the summer. Premier / 1A Boys T20 Final | Mt Albert Grammar vs. King’s College Mt Albert Grammar 90/6 lost to King’s College 91/8 by two wickets. Kings College snuck past Mt Albert Grammar in a low-scoring thriller last Wednesday. Batting first, MAGS were under immediate pressure when Muhammad … Read More


Epsom Girls book ticket to Gillette Venus Cup

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Epsom Girls book ticket to Gillette Venus Cup

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Gillette Venus Cup | Auckland Qualifiers 2021 This week, nine schools took part in the Gillette Venus Regional Qualifiers for Auckland. The tournament started with two Pools; Westlake Girls, Mt Albert Grammar, Takapuna Grammar, St Kentigern and Mt Roskill Grammar battled it out in Pool A, while Epsom Girls, Baradene College, Glendowie College and Diocesan faced off in Pool B. … Read More


College Sport | March 9 - 17

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College Sport | March 9 – 17

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Premier Boys / 1A T20 March 9 | Quarterfinals Mt Roskill Grammar 82/8 (I Lolai 35, L Anderson 3-5, M Abbas 3-16) lost to King’s College 83/6 by four wickets. Takapuna Grammar 126/7 (D Middleton 43) defeated St Peter’s College 116/9 (M Devoy 47) by ten runs. Sacred Heart College 140/4 (L Chandulal 60, A Mansfield-Putt 36) defeated Westlake Boys … Read More


College Sport Premier Boys and Girls Cricket | Week Two

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College Sport Premier Boys and Girls Cricket | Week Two

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Premier Boys Limited Overs | Saturday 20th February Mt Albert Grammar 200/8 (O Patel 64, KV Prakash 48, W Donald 35, R Jones 3-23) defeated Auckland Grammar 155 (W Jones 37, D Patel 4-14, P Mistry 3-25) by 45 runs. St Kentigern College 199/9 (R Patel 42, R Khurana 37, V Garg 36) defeated St Peter’s College 101 (O Taylor … Read More


Westlake Boys and Takapuna Grammar finish fifth at National Tournaments

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Westlake Boys and Takapuna Grammar finish fifth at National Tournaments

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Westlake Boys and Takapuna Grammar have both finished fifth at their respective National Tournaments, the Gillette Cup (Boys) and Gillette Venus Cup (Girls). Gillette Cup (50 Over) – Westlake Boys Westlake started with an excellent win in Lincoln, recovering from 12/3 chasing 229 on the back of an excellent hundred by Rustin Langford (113*) against Otago Boys High School. Earlier, … Read More


King's College win inaugural Premier T20

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King’s College win inaugural Premier T20

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King’s College have won the inaugural Premier T20 Championship after a tense three-wicket win over Mt Albert Grammar on Saturday. Having won the toss, King’s gave their bowlers first use of a familiar home wicket. Louis Anderson and Muhammad Abbas repaid the faith by bagging a pair of Mt Albert wickets inside the first four overs. King’s bowlers kept attacking … Read More


Gillette Venus Cup | Epsom Girls Grammar School

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Gillette Venus Cup | Epsom Girls Grammar School

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Epsom Girls Grammar School have been crowned Gillette Venus Cup champions after defeating a tough Christchurch Girls’ High School in the final of the National First XI tournament. The central-city school finished with five wins and one loss, to Christchurch Girls’ earlier in the tournament. Highlights for Epsom Girls included the batting of both Annie Ewart and Amie Hucker, who … Read More


Gillette Cup | Rosmini College

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Gillette Cup | Rosmini College

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Rosmini College have finished their 2019 Gillette Cup campaign on a high after defeating Lindisfarne College by seven wickets. The North Shore-school finished fifth at the National First XI tournament after two wins and three losses. Christchurch St. Andrews College defeated Hamilton Boys’ High School on the final day to lift the trophy. Highlights for Rosmini College included hundreds by … Read More


ANZ National Primary School Cup Finals - King's School

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ANZ National Primary School Cup Finals – King’s School

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Auckland’s King’s School have finished third after a successful week at the ANZ National Primary School Cup Finals in Christchurch. King’s School’s three wins, one loss and one abandonment meant the tournament had to be decided by net run-rate after Medbury School (Christchurch) and Hereworth School (Havelock North) also finished on seven points. Highlights for King’s School included Timothy Hamilton’s … Read More


Baradene and Epsom Girls' split finals victories

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Baradene and Epsom Girls’ split finals victories

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Auckland’s Secondary Schoolgirls’ Finals ended up with Baradene College and Epsom Girls’ Grammar School splitting victories – Baradene took out the Auckland Championship while EGGS won the Gillette Venus Regional title. In the first final between the two schools; Baradene won the toss and put EGGS in to bat. EGGS initially started well, reaching 30 without loss. However, when openers … Read More