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  • News The Skippers Diary Book Launch
    Created on Friday, 18 August 2017 11:44
    Sir Richard Hadlee’s father, Walter, captained the New Zealand Cricket Team on the 1949 Tour of England. This was the New Zealand team that prompted the rest of the cricketing world to sit up and take notice; enjoying great success, and promoting several players to world-class st...

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    News Canterbury Cricket Vacancy
    Created on Wednesday, 09 August 2017 11:38
    Canterbury Cricket – Capability Support Manager Canterbury Cricket are passionate about supporting the volunteers and administrators that make our summer game a success. The Capability Support Manager role has been established to support volunteers within District and Sub-Associ...

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    News CMCA Golf Day 2017
    Created on Monday, 07 August 2017 10:05
    The Christchurch Metro Cricket Golf Day will be held on October 13 at the Christchurch Golf Club. It will be an Ambrose format with a Shotgun start of 12pm. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document....

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    News Call out for Golden Oldies 2018 volunteers...
    Created on Friday, 07 July 2017 09:19
    Nearly 1,000 volunteers are needed to help the largest multi-sport event to be held in Christchurch, the Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration 2018. Peter McDermott, Golden Oldies Sports Celebration 2018 event director said volunteers are at the heart of events li...

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    News Jeremy Curwin the New CEO of Canterbury Cricket...
    Created on Friday, 30 June 2017 08:09
    Jeremy Curwin has been appointed as the Chief Executive of Canterbury Cricket.  Jeremy Curwin replaces Lee Germon who has accepted a role as the General Manager of Sydney Thunder.    Canterbury Cricket Board Chairman, Ashley Taggart, said that Jeremy Curwin was a...

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    News Season Calendar 2017-18
    Created on Thursday, 29 June 2017 14:20
    Season Calendar 2017-18     Date Event 7 0ct Start of ALL Metro ADULT cricket except Div 1 and Div 2 Women 14-Oct 1st XI Youth cricket and Div 1 and Div 2 Women start 21-Oct Labour Saturday-cricket for all Adult and Youth grades ...

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    News Winter Training now open
    Created on Monday, 15 May 2017 11:54
    Christchurch Metro Cricket is delighted to offer a comprehensive Winter Training Programme for Year 9 to U19 boys in 2017.  Each session will be held out at the state-of-the-art New Zealand Cricket’s High Performance Centre, Lincoln University. The Winter Training Programme...

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    News CMCA Awards 2016/17
    Created on Wednesday, 05 April 2017 10:11
    Christchurch Metro Cricket have held their 2016/17 Awards evening, recognising volunteer contribution, team winners and individual award winners across all grades. The major winners for the night were Ben McCord of Lancaster Park, who claimed the men's Club Cricketer of the Year...

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    News Fulton Pulls stumps on outstanding career
    Created on Tuesday, 04 April 2017 14:59
    Fulton pulls stumps on outstanding career  Peter Fulton has officially announced his retirement from first class cricket.  Fulton made his Canterbury first class debut in the last match of the 2000-01 summer and has been the cornerstone of Canterbury Cricket teams sin...

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CMCA Crest no shadow

Changes for Saturday 8 March cricket

Owing to rain-effected pitches and the inability of grounds staff and City Care to prepare multi pitches, there will be a large number of ground changes.

All Adult two-day grades are as originally drawn.

Note that 3B Men, 3C Men and 4B Men have different start times and are playing the Twenty20 format.

All other Adult grades have been moved to artificial pitches.

Stumps will be supplied at Hospital Corner, Polo Grounds and Straven Rd.

Please note that each team on other grounds must supply a set (one unit) of artificial stumps

No spiked shoes are to be worn on this surface.

All Youth cricket is cancelled except for 1st XI Grade and Year 9 Section 1. The Year 9 matches have been moved to artificial pitches and these schools have been informed.


3A Men

Predators v ES to Straven 2a
OBC Team Boon v Rich to Straven 3a
Syd v Hals to Aranui HS 1a
Horn v MP to St Bedes 4a
Sum v Nb to St Bedes 5a

3B Men - T20

12.30pm MP v Mar Har White to HC 1a
12.30pm Sum v LPW to HC 2a
12.30pm Syd All Stars v BWU Brawlers to HC 3a
12.30pm Syd Goats v ES to HC 4a
12.30pm BWU Mariners v OBC to HC 5a
12.30pm Mar  Har Green BWU Canons to HC 6a

3C Men - T20

3.30pm Add v STA to HC 1a
3.30pm Preb v Nb to HC 2a
3.30pm South D Pythons v Syd Card to HC 3a
3.30pm OBC V South D Originals to HC 4a

4A Men

MP Calv v Mar Har RR to Sheldon 1a
SD Black v Riverside to Bower 1a
Nb v Number 4 to S New Brighton 1a
LPW v MP Grant to Burnside 5a
SD Gold v Add to Warr 1a
Rich v The Buffaloes to Walter 1a

4B Men - T20

12.30pm Mar Har Scots Raiders to Warr 2a
12.30pm Nb v Add to Warr 3a
12.30pm City Eagles v Heath to Warr 4a
3.30pm MP Constr v Park to Warr 2a
3.30pm Rich v MP LBJ to Warr 3a
3.30pm The Wanderers v STA to Warr 4a


BWU v Syd Card to Polo 1a
Buccaneers v Horn to Polo 2a
ES Blue v STA to Polo 3a
Syd Hosp v ES Gold to Polo 4a


Heath Roundheads v Syd to Cath Coll 1a
Ricc Hogs v Upr to HC 8a
Mar Har v Park to Parklands 1a
Heath Nomads v STA Gold to Cashmere HS 1a
STA Blue v Pirates to Kyle 1a

Premier Women

Syd v LPW to Straven 6a
STA v OBCC to Elm 3a

Div 1-2

Syd v STA to Burn Primry School 1a
ES v Ash Coll to Shirl Inter Scholl 1a
OBCC Gold v OBCC Navy to Heaton St School 1a

Social Women

STA v Ricc to Chch South Inter School 1a