New Zealand Cricket Commercial Partners
Major Sponsor and Official Bank of New Zealand Cricket including the ANZ International Series
We are proud to support New Zealand’s favourite summer game.
ANZ has had a long association with cricket in New Zealand and we understand that cricket fans come in all sorts of different shapes and sizes, all with differing needs. ANZ Cricket World is the online hub for all of our activity, providing New Zealand’s cricket community more from the game they love.
The ANZ International Series covers all international men's matches played in New Zealand and includes the ANZ T20 Series, ANZ ODI Series and the ANZ Test Series.anz.co.nz
Team Sponsor of the BLACKCAPS, White Ferns, New Zealand A and Under 19’s; Official Sponsor of the Ford Trophy; Official Vehicle Supplier to New Zealand Cricket
Ford has been the Official Vehicle Supplier to New Zealand Cricket since 2009 and, since 2011, also the naming rights sponsor of the Ford Trophy, the country’s premier domestic one-day competition. In 2014 Ford strengthened their partnership with NZC even further by becoming the team sponsor of both the BLACKCAPS and White Ferns. In addition to this, Ford also sponsor the New Zealand A and Under 19 teams.
Ford is delighted to support New Zealand’s most popular summer sport, helping to creating opportunities for cricketers at all levels. We’re proud to have our vehicles as the driving force behind the BLACKCAPS and White Ferns.
Official sponsor of the domestic Twenty20 competition, known as the Georgie Pie Super SmashPart of New Zealand’s popular culture, Georgie Pie made a long awaited return in 2013. Available at McDonald’s restaurants around the country, Georgie Pie has quickly become a favourite once again for pie aficionados.
Official Broadcast Partner
Sky Television is NZ Cricket’s Official Broadcast Partner with rights to show all home international and domestic cricket. Sky also provide coverage of the majority of the BLACKCAPS overseas fixtures.
SKY Television (SKY), broadcasting via both UHF and DBS is New Zealand’s pre-eminent Pay TV operator, offering a wide range of sports, movies, music, on-demand and general content across more than 100+ channels. SKY’s channel line-up includes 7 sports channels, 5 movie channels, 7 general entertainment channels, 5 documentary channels, 5 news channels, 4 children’s channels, as well as other niche channels. Its digital satellite service launched in December 1998 and as at 30 June 2012, SKY had 846,931 subscribers.
Official Beer of NZC
Tui is proud to sponsor the fun around New Zealand’s most popular summer sport, played in backyards, beaches, driveways, fields and stadiums throughout New Zealand. From the backyard to the BLACKCAPS Tui can be counted on to ensure there are always a few refreshing ‘Oranges’ on hand at the end of play. New Zealand cricket fans can look forward to a great summer of cricket spiced up with plenty of banter as Tui and New Zealand Cricket look to add a bit more entertainment to any cricket occasion.
International Broadcast Partner
Pitch International is proud to be the International Broadcast Partner of New Zealand Cricket and International Commercial Agency. Pitch looks forward to developing our partnership to help build and promote New Zealand Cricket and the BLACKCAPS to broadcasters and brands around the world.
Official Clothing Sponsor of BLACKCAPS and White Ferns
Canterbury of New Zealand became Official Clothing Sponsor of BLACKCAPS and White Ferns in 2008 with the striking new team wear making its first appearance on the BLACKCAPS tour to Bangladesh.
Founded in 1904 the company has become synonymous with the supply of rugby kit and supplied the All Blacks for over 75 years. The company has grown into a multi national supplier of team and training wear for a multitude of sports and produces a full range of training and active leisure wear.
Official Sports Drink of the BLACKCAPS and WHITE FERNS.
POWERADE has been a long-time supporter of Kiwi sports and continues its long-standing partnership with the BLACKCAPS.
POWERADE is the official sports drink supplier to New Zealand Cricket (NZC).
As New Zealand's most popular summer sport, cricket is frequently played through the heat of the day. POWERADE is proud to support New Zealand Cricket in their effort to nurture the game at all levels, providing fast and effective hydration.
POWERADE ION4 is designed to help athletes of all levels by fuelling, aiding hydration and providing electrolytes lost through sweat during prolonged or intense exercise, training or competition.
Official Fuel Partner of New Zealand Cricket.
For the last two summers we’ve been the official fuel partner of the BLACKCAPS, and we‘ve loved every moment. It’s been fantastic to watch their amazing journey and share the excitement with our 147 Caltex service stations and their customers.
Last season we applauded each of the team’s many victories with 10 cents off fuel for one day after every home win, and we were also very proud to have produced the first ever BLACKCAPS trading card sets.
At Caltex, we are all about enjoying the journey – giving Kiwis everything they need to make each journey a little better, easier or more memorable. From the Christmas road trip to the daily drive, we believe every journey is worth enjoying. And for us backing the BLACKCAPS is just one more way of helping our customers enjoy their summer journeys.
Official Telecommunications supplier of New Zealand Cricket
Since its highly anticipated launch in 2009, 2degrees has made a significant impact on the New Zealand telecommunications industry. Initially launched as a mobile network provider, we’ve invested more than $550 million to build 2G, 3G and 4G mobile networks covering the length and breadth of the country, and we’ve significantly lowered the cost of mobile for all Kiwis.
In 2015, we acquired Snap, New Zealand’s fourth largest internet provider, to become a full service telecommunications provider - providing both mobile and broadband services to our customers.
Our creative approach has been developed with two core principles in mind – simplicity and providing great value to our customers. 2degrees has over 55 retail outlets and 97.5% mobile network coverage across New Zealand which is complemented by ADSL, VDSL and UFB services.
Budget Car and Truck Rental
Official Rental Vehicle partner of NZ Cricket, and Principal Sponsor of the Plunket Shield Competition.
Budget has a long standing partnership with New Zealand Cricket, and in 2014 took that association to the next level by becoming the official Rental Vehicle provider to NZ Cricket. With New Zealand’s largest range of rental vehicles, including trucks, utes and vans, and over 40 locations nationwide, Budget is the ideal partner to help Cricketers, Officials, and NZ Cricket staff get to their destination safely, in New Zealand and abroad.
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Official hotel supplier for NZC
Far more than a worldwide leader in hospitality, we are over 180,000 women and men around the world who share the unique experience of greeting millions of guests into our hotels every day.
Because each guest is unique, our brands cater for all needs and desires. From luxury to economy, across 92 countries there is a hotel to make you feel welcome.
Whether it's for one night or the entire match, you'll feel welcome in one of AccorHotels' properties in a perfect location to enjoy New Zealand and the BLACKCAPS.
Air New Zealand
Air New Zealand is committed to being at the heart of every New Zealand journey. We want those coming to New Zealand to experience a unique style of travelling that starts well before they are welcomed aboard.
Air New Zealand wants to leave an indelible impression of New Zealand’s spirit and values on travellers going out to the wider world. Within our own borders, we are determined to be the travel option that New Zealanders and visitors recognise as the most convenient and iconic way to see our country.
Air New Zealand has a central role to play in travel in, out or around this country of ours. Air New Zealand is pivotal to the continuing development of New Zealand tourism. The experience of flying with us is and will remain as Kiwi as it gets.
New Zealand Media and Entertainment or NZME. is New Zealand’s premier integrated media company, with a portfolio of market-leading newspaper, radio, digital and magazine titles. NZME.’s radio platform, including leading stations Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport, operates in 27 regions around New Zealand allowing New Zealand Cricket to reach as many kiwis as possible and deliver the game via full broadcast coverage.
The introduction of iHeartRadio into the NZME. radio portfolio in 2013 means kiwis can access their favourite stations, like Radio Sport, Radio Hauraki, ZM, The Hits and Coast, anywhere and anytime via the web or their smartphone. In addition to an extensive list of radio stations, iHeartRadio users can create unique stations based on their favourite songs and artists – all for free! iHeartRadio is also the home of the Alternative Commentary Collective, a team of cricket enthusiasts and personalities who bring a very different angle to cricket commentary.
We are excited to be standing strong alongside New Zealand Cricket, their players and their fans
Les Mills has been an iconic fitness institution encouraging, enhancing and strengthening Kiwis since 1968. With 12 Les Mills clubs throughout NZ and our famous Group Fitness classes available in gyms throughout New Zealand & the world we are proud to say we are going strong while leading the way in fitness innovation.
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New Zealand Cricket is delighted to work with a number of Funding Partners who provide invaluable resource to encourage the continued growth of cricket in this country.
Funding is directed to a variety of projects from grass roots level up, ensuring as many Kiwi cricketers as possible have an opportunity to enjoy the game. Without their continued support much of this work would not be possible and New Zealand Cricket would like to express our sincere thanks to each of them.
Sport NZ – Funding Partner
Perry Foundation – Funding Partner
Southern Trust – Funding Partner