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Hawke's Bay cricketers eye Hawke Cup glory

Hawke's Bay cricket team's pace bowler Todd Watson is well qualified to comment on the side's chances of winning the Hawke Cup this weekend. Although just 22,...

Stags welcome back Ben Wheeler

The Ford Trophy is back from this Friday but it will be a match with a difference when the Central Stags run on to Eden Park Outer Oval against the Auckland Ace...

Familiar turf for Stags away final

The Central Stags have added the experience of their most-capped player, veteran allrounder Kieran Noema-Barnett (89 T20 appearances), to an otherwise unchanged...

Potential debut in tomorrow's Smash

The injury-hit Central Hinds could be introducing their fourth young debutante of the Dream11 Super Smash season tomorrow after Wairarapa 19-year-old Gemma Sims...

Hawke's Bay's Lennox returns for Stags

The Central Stags have recalled economical spinner Jayden Lennox in the only change to their twelve for the top of the table clash with the Well...

Hansen returns for Central Hinds

The return of allrounder Melissa Hansen is the only change to the Central Hinds squad named for their next Dream11 Super Smash doubleheader in Auckland tomorrow...

Double trouble for Central Hinds

Quick, somebody find a different coloured bat-grip. For the first time in 36 years, identical twins are in line to represent the Central Hinds together after An...

Taylor to play first Super Smash game in four years

BLACKCAPS legend Ross Taylor is set to play his first Dream11 Super Smash game in four years under the new lights at Hagley Oval tomorrow evening. The batting...

Black Cap Young back for Central Stags

Fresh from taking a blinder of a catch in yesterday’s BLACKCAPS Test match win against Pakistan, Will Young will boost the Central Stags after having been...

Bracewell, Mair return for Central Districts

Two of CD’s premier stars are heading into a big two days at Pukekura Park brimming with confidence, despite a first-round hiccup for both the Central Sta...

Central Hinds out to reclaim lead

An unchanged Central Hinds squad has headed to Dunedin with the prospect of reclaiming the national one-day lead this weekend in the last two Hallyburton Johnst...

Dane Cleaver returns for Stags

Returning from New Zealand A duty, wicketkeeper-batsman Dane Cleaver has come in for the Stags for tomorrow's Ford Trophy cricket clash at Pukekura Park - and t...

Bay Black Cap Tickner returns for Stags

Back from a hamstring niggle followed by New Zealand A duties, attacking paceman Blair Tickner is a timely addition to the Central Stags' cricket squad for the...

Central Hinds look to continue hot start

Unbeaten and early leaders on the national Hallyburton Johnstone Shield table, the Central Hinds cricketers  have named an unchanged squad for their third...

Central Super League First Round Results

The Palmerston North Tui and Coastal Challengers Levin have put their first wins on the board after the inaugural day of the Central Super League women’s...

Bay's Field named in Stags Ford Trophy squad

New Zealand Under 19 World Cup one-day representative Joey Field has been named in the Central Stags’ Ford Trophy squad for the first time. Field is...

Hereworth School cricketers in celebration mode

For the second year in a row the Hereworth 1st XI won the honour of representing Central Districts at the National Intermediate 20/20 ANZ Primary Cup to be held...

Central Super League begins this weekend

Central Districts Cricket’s new women's franchise competition is about to begin....

Central Hinds squad announcement

The first Central Hinds squad of the summer has been named for the weekend’s twin fixtures against the Auckland Hearts at New Plymouth’s Pukekura Pa...

Black Cap Tickner returns at Saxton Oval

The Central Stags have made one change to their 12 for tomorrow's Plunket Shield rematch against Northern Districts, from 10.30am at Saxton Oval in Stoke, Nelso...