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Springlands School wins Primary Schools Challenge Cup

Springlands School wins Primary Schools Challenge Cup

Last week Springlands School took on holders Witherlea for the Primary Schools Challenge Cup. In an entertaining game it was Springlands who came out as winners on the day in front of a good crowd of parents and supporters. The competition is for year 6 and below and...

Marlborough cricketers agonisingly close to beating Canterbury

Marlborough cricketers agonisingly close to beating Canterbury

Our Marlborough Rep cricketers came agonisingly close to defeating Hawke Cup holders Canterbury Country in Rangiora last weekend as this season’s Zone 3 elimination series got underway. Akhil Pant scored a superb maiden century for Marlborough sharing a 174 run...

Vineyard ground great addition to Marlborough cricket

Vineyard ground great addition to Marlborough cricket

The grand opening event for the United Country & Vineyard Cricket ground last Saturday evening was a resounding success with over 400 people watching an exhibition game between UCVC and a Wanderers XI. The ground set up and atmosphere created was 1st class and a...

Marlborough’s young cricketers edge out Nelson

Marlborough’s young cricketers edge out Nelson

The Marlborough U15 side secured a notable win over Nelson last weekend in a game that also counts as part of the Central Districts U15 tournament taking place in Levin in January. In a closely fought game played at Saxton Oval the Marlborough bowlers held their nerve...

Junior Cricketers enjoy warm sunny conditions

Junior Cricketers enjoy warm sunny conditions

Our junior cricket grades are up and running again after the winter break and it was great to play in warm sunny conditions last weekend with plenty of players putting in strong performances. In WK 4th grade Nathan Brooke-Taylor took 3 wickets for 5 runs for Renwick...

Plenty of cricket for all ages as season gets underway

Plenty of cricket for all ages as season gets underway

Another summer of Cricket is underway and it was great to see all our junior grades starting last weekend despite the wet weather last week. This week sees the start of our Superstar Cricket programmes  run over 6 weeks as an introduction to the game for 5 to 7 year...

MCA Board Director Positions

MCA Board Director Positions

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...

Age Group Development Squad trials

Age Group Development Squad trials

MCA are asking for nominations from clubs and coaches for our age group development squads – U17, U15 and Primary School. Players must be under 17 (or U15) on 1st September 2019 in order to be eligible for selection. For the Primary School team players must be in year...

Age Group Coach & Manager roles

Age Group Coach & Manager roles

MCA are seeking expressions of interest for the roles of Manager and Coach for each of our Junior development squads. These are Primary School, Under 15 and Under 17 age groups. The MCA development manager will confirm appointments following the closing date for...

Junior Cricket Registrations

Junior Cricket Registrations

Register your child to play Junior Cricket this season. There is a standard subsciption for all junior grades of $60 which covers the whole season no matter how many different grades your child plays. The options are shown below. Call MCA Development Manager, Artha on...