Current White Ferns Sophie Devine and Sian Ruck are encouraging female cricketers of all ages to play Indoor Cricket as a great way to improve your skills while having heaps of fun this winter. Last year 6 Blaze representatives played for the Provincial Indoor side. The National Champion Under 17 side saw all its squad members go on to have fantastic age group rep seasons in the outdoor code. Females of all ages and abilities are encouraged to play.
If you are interested in giving indoor cricket a go come along this Sunday 12th May between 10am and 12pm for an introductory session at the Hutt Indoor Sports centre on Hutt Park Road, Petone
Superleague is the regional club competition that encompasses indoor cricket clubs across Wellington, Manawatu, Taranaki and Hawkes Bay. The purpose of Superleague is to give players an opportunity to play indoor cricket at a competitive level and also offers the possibility of selection for higher honours. It takes place on four different Saturday's across the winter months with the first Saturday of play to take place on Saturday 25th May.
National Provincial Champs
The provincial tournament is the marquee New Zealand indoor cricket tournament. It is designed to feature the best players from around the country and lead in to New Zealand selection. The teams that compete at these tournaments mirror the provincial teams for outdoor cricket (ie. Wellington, Central Districts, Canterbury etc). Women compete at the Senior level in the Premier grade and at the Junior level in 17 & Under grade (formerly 16 & Under). The Senior Provincials will be held in Wellington on 27th and 28th July and the Junior Provincials will be held in Wellington on 1st and 2nd of October.
Intermediate and College World Series Indoor Cricket
On Saturday afternoons Indoor Cricket leagues are held at the Hutt Indoor Sports Centre. All female cricketers are encouraged to play. It is a fantastic way to have lots of fun while really developing your cricket skills over the winter months. Game times are scheduled around other sporting commitments.
To register or for further details on any of the competitions below email Sophie on firstname.lastname@example.org