Scoring victories for women in cricket
Meet the two women who’ve collected NZ Cricket honours traditionally handed out to men.
Why sausage sizzles won’t cut the mustard
Raffles and sausage sizzles - and pokies money - won’t be able to save sports clubs in the wake of Covid-19.
When basketball was king for Suzie Bates
White Ferns phenomenon Suzie Bates looks back at her international basketball career and wonders what might have been had cricket not come knocking.
From the Sportsroom: Test match fever special edition
It’s already a disaster. The Black Caps have even lost the toss yet (or if you’re reading this after 10.45am they have) and it is already a disaster
Mastering the art of keeping all your balls in the air
Belinda Muller has managed major Kiwi sports teams in three different codes – netball, rugby and, now, cricket. The only difference, she’s found, is the size of their balls.
Devine’s hope to inspire new era of cricket-mad girls
The girl from Tawa who cherished a bat signed by her 2000 World Cup heroes, now wants to spur a new crop of cricketers through her own swashbuckling deeds.
Mithali Raj: From Lincoln to Bollywood
These days she’s a global superstar with a social media following in the millions who is having a Bollywood movie made about her life. Fair to say a lot has changed since Indian cricket captain Mithali Raj slept in a South Island university dorm.
Devine out to stage Big Bash intervention
Women’s Big Bash League player of the year Sophie Devine isn’t ready to reflect on her staggering feats just yet.
BJ supreme: cricket’s finest role model
Black Caps keeper-batsman BJ Watling’s true value isn’t measured in dollars and cents.