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Domestic News

First-round domestic contracts offered

New Zealand’s six Major Associations have announced the list of players offered first-round domestic contracts for the coming season

Domestic News

2016/17 — What a season that was

New Zealand’s 2016/17 domestic season has come to a close, but it will leave us with a trove of records and will be remembered for going down to the wire in every competition — right down to the final over of the season at McLean Park

Domestic News

Winning season capped by Player of the Year Award

Canterbury captain Andrew Ellis has been named New Zealand Cricket men's Domestic Player of the Year for the second time in the space of three seasons

Domestic News

Colin de Grandhomme earns late IPL call-up

The IPL gets underway on Thursday with ten New Zealanders now featuring in this year’s competition

Domestic News

Peter Fulton retires after 17 seasons

Canterbury stalwart and former New Zealand representative Peter Fulton retired from cricket on Tuesday after an illustrious career

Match Reports

Canterbury lifts the Plunket Shield

Hamish Marshall joins Glenn Phillips with a century in all formats this season as he leads the Firebirds to victory but Canterbury are crowned Plunket Shield champions for the third time in four seasons

Match Reports

Aces' Plunket Shield hopes dashed

The Central Stags hunt down a target of 302, beating the Aces and confirming Canterbury as 2017 Plunket Shield champions

Plunket Shield

Competition Winner: Canterbury

Played W L D T A OIMW OIMT Bat Bowl TOTAL Net RPW
1 Canterbury 10 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 22 35 105 4.956
2 Northern Districts 10 4 2 4 0 0 0 0 18 37 103 -2.961
3 Auckland Aces 10 3 3 4 0 0 0 0 26 36 98 1.998
4 Wellington Firebirds 10 2 2 5 0 1 0 0 22 35 86 4.177
5 Central Stags 10 2 1 6 0 1 0 0 20 30 79 -1.342
6 Otago Volts 10 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 16 32 60 -7.586

Men's Provincial A Tournament

Tournament Winner: Wellington A

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Wellington A 6 5 0 0 1 0 4 26 2.760
2 Northern Districts A 6 3 2 0 1 0 2 16 0.887
3 Central Districts A 6 3 2 0 1 0 1 15 0.180
4 Canterbury A 6 2 3 0 1 0 2 12 -0.945
5 Auckland A 6 2 3 0 1 0 1 11 -0.083
6 New Zealand Under-18s 6 2 4 0 0 0 2 10 -1.488
7 Otago A 6 1 4 0 1 0 0 6 -1.074

Men's Under 19 Tournament

Tournament Winner: Otago U19

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Auckland U19 5 4 1 0 0 0 3 19 1.695
2 Otago U19 5 3 2 0 0 0 1 13 -0.503
3 Northern Districts U19 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 12 -0.492
4 Wellington U19 5 2 3 0 0 0 2 10 0.162
5 Central Districts U19 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 9 -0.111
6 Canterbury U19 5 1 4 0 0 0 1 5 -0.683

Ford Trophy

Competition Winner: Canterbury

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Wellington Firebirds 8 5 1 0 1 1 1 25 0.110
2 Canterbury 8 4 3 0 0 1 1 19 -0.118
3 Central Stags 8 3 4 0 1 0 2 16 0.823
4 Northern Districts 8 3 5 0 0 0 3 15 -0.307
5 Auckland Aces 8 3 4 0 0 1 1 15 0.001
6 Otago Volts 8 3 4 0 0 1 1 15 -0.448

McDonald's Super Smash

Competition Winner: Wellington Firebirds

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Central Stags 10 7 2 1 0 30 0.937
2 Wellington Firebirds 10 5 5 0 0 20 0.114
3 Canterbury Kings 10 5 5 0 0 20 -0.217
4 Auckland Aces 10 5 5 0 0 20 -0.227
5 Knights 10 4 5 1 0 18 -0.043
6 Otago Volts 10 3 7 0 0 12 -0.417

Women's One Day Competition

Competition Winner: Canterbury Magicians

Played Won Lost Tied No Result Abandoned Bonus Points Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Canterbury Magicians 10 7 2 0 1 0 5 35 0.134
2 Auckland Hearts 10 6 2 0 1 1 5 33 1.166
3 Wellington Blaze 10 5 3 0 1 1 2 26 0.193
4 Otago Sparks 10 4 4 0 1 1 2 22 0.212
5 Northern Spirit 10 2 7 0 1 0 1 11 -1.297
6 Central Hinds 10 1 7 0 1 1 1 9 -0.411

Women's Twenty20 Competition

Competition Winner: Otago Sparks

Played Won Lost No Result Abandoned Total Points Net Run Rate
1 Canterbury Magicians 5 4 0 0 1 18 0.438
2 Otago Sparks 5 2 2 0 1 10 0.568
3 Auckland Hearts 5 2 2 1 0 10 0.535
4 Northern Spirit 5 2 2 1 0 10 0.249
5 Wellington Blaze 5 1 3 0 1 6 -0.443
6 Central Hinds 5 1 3 0 1 6 -1.351

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