Former Black Caps and Otago coach Mike Hesson has started his stint in the IPL with a win.
The Central Western Cricket Club hosted two grand finals in Winton on Saturday, coming away with a win and a loss.
New Zealand Cricket might have downgraded the first-class game to a development tournament but it remains the best measure of a player's ability. And Otago was found wanting by that measure.
Volts seamer Jacob Duffy and Sparks all-rounder Leigh Kasperek claimed the major awards at the Otago Cricket Association awards last night.
Black Caps captain Kane Williamson and White Ferns teenage sensation Amelia Kerr headlined the honours at the New Zealand Cricket awards in Auckland last night.
Former Black Caps spinner Mark Craig has come awfully close to walking away from cricket in the past few years.
Otago's push for victory on the final day of the season was thwarted by some wet weather and decent Auckland batting.
There was not much to play for but it was a day to remember for Otago Volts batsman Mitch Renwick yesterday.
Oamaru-St Kevin's made it two in a row in Borton Cup cricket when it beat Waitaki Boys' High School First XI by six wickets on Saturday.
Two Blackcaps stars are not travelling to Dunedin to take part in tomorrow's match between Auckland and Otago over yesterday's terror attack and Canterbury has withdrawn from its match.
The third cricket test between the Black Caps and Bangladesh in Christchurch has been called off after a shooting at a nearby mosque this afternoon.
Black Caps captain Kane Williamson will miss the third test against Bangladesh starting tomorrow after failing to recover from an injury.