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Board and Management Reports from 2021 AGM

Board and Management Reports from 2021 AGM

BOARD REPORT The past season has been another busy one for the Board of Marlborough Cricket. The Board continued to operate with seven directors namely Denis Aberhart, Vaughan Harris, Marcus Pickens, and Tim Rose, while Caroline Aberhart and Rebecca Condon were...

South Island Community Cricket Conference 2021

South Island Community Cricket Conference 2021

On the 28th and 29th of June Ed and myself were invited to attend the South Island Community Cricket Conference, hosted by Otago and Canterbury Cricket Associations.  As someone new to working in this space, I found it a really good learning experience. We solved...

Applications for Board of Directors

Applications for Board of Directors

Marlborough Cricket Association (MCA) is a forward thinking and innovative organisation responsible for delivering cricket in the District. The MCA Board consists of up to seven volunteer directors who are elected for a three-year term at the Annual General Meeting...

Eden Pettigrew appointed as Community Cricket Development Manager

Eden Pettigrew appointed as Community Cricket Development Manager

Marlborough Cricket is delighted to announce the appointment of Eden Pettigrew as our Community Cricket Development Manager. Eden is a recent University graduate from Christchurch with several years coaching experience for Sydenham Cricket Club, Christchurch Metro and...

Marlborough Cricket News – May 2021

Marlborough Cricket News – May 2021

  Welcome to our latest newsletter which includes a wrap up of end of season Senior awards. Congratulations to all those who received recognition and to all those people who help to make these performances possible – coaches, parents, teammates and supporters in...

New Mums Enjoy Women’s Social Cricket

New Mums Enjoy Women’s Social Cricket

It is a Wednesday evening in Marlborough in late summer, the sun is out and some dads with young babies and prams are on the side lines of a Women’s Social Cricket game. The team is made up of (mainly) new mums who are enjoying a bit of time out and some social...

Celebration of Cricket to End to the Season

Celebration of Cricket to End to the Season

What a fantastic celebration of cricket last weekend as the 2020-21 season came to a busy conclusion. On Saturday we had the SBS Bank Challenge Cup final followed by our end of season awards and then on Sunday a great Festival of Women’s Cricket to close the season in...

Penultimate Weekend of Summer Cricket

Penultimate Weekend of Summer Cricket

The 2020-21 Marlborough summer of Cricket comes to a close this weekend with the SBS Bank 2nd grade Challenge Cup Final on Saturday followed by our end of season awards evening, then the Churchill Trust Women’s Cricket festival day wrapping things up on Sunday. Wairau...

Newman Shield won by Marlborough Senior Rep Team

Newman Shield won by Marlborough Senior Rep Team

The Marlborough Senior Rep team ended its season on a high with victory over Nelson last Sunday to bring the Newman Shield back to Marlborough. On a good Saxton Oval wicket Nelson made a competitive 240 batting first, Harsh Visavadya top scoring with 76 while the...

Wairau Valley 2nd Grade Remains Unbeaten

Wairau Valley 2nd Grade Remains Unbeaten

Wairau Valley are the only unbeaten side in the SBS Bank 2nd grade challenge cup competition following a narrow 8 run win over Kaikoura at Horton Park on Saturday. Luke Pannell was the match winner for Valley scoring 89 out of the team total of 166 and taking 3...