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Keene Is Set For A First ACES Contract After A Stellar Season!

Wednesday, 22 June 2022, 5:14 pm | Auckland Cricket

North Shore all-rounder Simon Keene has been awarded his first domestic contract after a stellar season for the ACES in 2021/22. Recently named the Young Cricketer of the Year 21/22, Keene lit up the domestic circuit and finished with 25 wickets ... More >>

Rob Nicol To Return To Auckland As HEARTS Head Coach Of Female Performance

Tuesday, 31 May 2022, 12:06 pm | Auckland Cricket

Rob Nicol will again be in Auckland Cricket colours as he joins the HEARTS as the Head Coach of the Female Performance Programme. Nicol, 39, joins the HEARTS having served most recently as the WHITE FERNS Assistant Coach and Female Performance and ... More >>

ACES Reinforced By Five Changes For Final Clash Of The Summer

Monday, 11 April 2022, 12:05 pm | Auckland Cricket

After a congested summer, starting on December 17 and rolling on to its climax this week, the Auckland ACES name a strong squad to contest their final Plunket Shield clash against Canterbury in Lincoln. Having secured the Plunket Shield during last ... More >>

ACES Welcome Crowds Back For Final Home Match Of 21/22

Sunday, 27 March 2022, 6:35 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland ACES return home for their final 2021/22 hit-out at Kennards Hire Community Oval, welcoming the Wellington Firebirds for Round 6 of the Plunket Shield. With three matches to go, the ACES sit atop the Shield standings, despite a frustrating ... More >>

Sussex Joins ACES, While Briggs And Harrison Return

Saturday, 19 March 2022, 6:53 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland ACES head north to take on Northern Districts hoping to extend their Plunket Shield winning streak to five. Seamer Jordan Sussex is named in the ACES squad for the first time, while Ryan Harrison and Cole Briggs return to the squad. ... More >>

Jamieson, Somerville Return; McGregor-Sumpter Called Up

Thursday, 10 March 2022, 12:09 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland ACES head to Alexandra to take on the Otago Volts in the latest round of Plunket Shield action, starting tomorrow. The table-topping ACES have won their first three Shield clashes, including a 213-run win over the Volts in Dunedin last ... More >>

Nick White To Step Down From Auckland Cricket After 16 Years

Thursday, 3 March 2022, 12:59 pm | Auckland Cricket

Nick White has decided to step away from the Head of Female Performance - HEARTS Head Coach role at the end of March 2022. White has made a long-standing contribution to Auckland Cricket, including three years as the HEARTS Head Coach, winning the ... More >>

ACES Hoping To Lift Inaugural Ross Dykes Memorial Trophy

Monday, 21 February 2022, 12:12 pm | Auckland Cricket

The ACES take on the Otago Volts in the Ford Trophy tomorrow with plenty to play for as the inaugural Ross Dykes Memorial Trophy is up for grabs. Chief Executive Iain Laxon said the Association is pleased to honour one of the great servants of ... More >>

HEARTS Head To Hamilton To Round Out Season

Friday, 18 February 2022, 12:03 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland HEARTS head to Hamilton to close out their season with a pair of Hallyburton Johnstone Shield clashes with Northern Districts this weekend. Lauren Down and Fran Jonas continue their duties with the WHITE FERNS, while Holly Huddleston is unavailable ... More >>

Guptill, Ferguson Return For Home Ford Trophy Stretch

Thursday, 17 February 2022, 11:27 am | Auckland Cricket

The ACES have returned home from a successful trip to Dunedin and now take on Canterbury in two Ford Trophy clashes at Kennards Hire Community Oval. The sides will first square off on Friday 18th before doing it all again on Sunday 20th February. Four ... More >>

Luke Ronchi To Act As ACES Interim Head Coach For Remainder Of 21/22 Season

Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 10:41 am | Auckland Cricket

Auckland Cricket would like to welcome Luke Ronchi as the Interim Head Coach of the Auckland ACES, starting 2nd March 2022 through to the end of the domestic season. The former international wicketkeeper-batter will take leave from his role as BLACKCAPS ... More >>

A Weekend Of Opportunity For New HEARTS

Friday, 11 February 2022, 12:06 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland HEARTS have named an extended squad ahead of this weekend's doubleheader with the Canterbury Magicians at Kennards Hire Community Oval. After twin washouts in New Plymouth last week, the HEARTS are now out of Grand Final contention and will ... More >>

HEARTS Excited By Elimination Final Opportunity

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 12:12 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland HEARTS head south to take on the Otago Sparks in the Super Smash Elimination Final tomorrow in Dunedin. Fran Jonas returns after missing the last two outings; the HEARTS, however, will be without experienced heads Holly Huddleston (work commitments) ... More >>

Guptill, Huddleston Return For Celebration Of Essential Workers Day

Friday, 21 January 2022, 12:01 pm | Auckland Cricket

Domestic T20 returns to Eden Park No. 1 tomorrow for the first time in eight years with the Auckland ACES and HEARTS hosting the Central Stags and Hinds. It will also be the first time the HEARTS will play T20 cricket on the No. 1. To add to the excitement ... More >>

Will O'Donnell And Anna Peterson Return For Team Auckland

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 12:02 pm | Auckland Cricket

With identical 4-4 records, the Auckland ACES and HEARTS are back on home turf to take on the Wellington Firebirds and Blaze at Kennards Hire Community Oval on Thursday. The ACES welcome back batter Will O'Donnell, who has been named in his first squad ... More >>

Crunch Time As ACES And HEARTS Head South

Monday, 17 January 2022, 12:11 pm | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland ACES and HEARTS head south to take on the Canterbury Kings and Magicians on Tuesday in the Dream11 Super Smash at Hagley Oval. The busy start to the year continues with the second of four games in eight days for the Auckland sides. Robbie ... More >>

Another Perkins Milestone As ACES And HEARTS Tackle Otago

Friday, 14 January 2022, 12:11 pm | Auckland Cricket

The race for the Dream11 Super Smash finals continues on Saturday at Eden Park - Kennards Hire Community Oval as the Auckland ACES and HEARTS take on the Otago Volts and Sparks. With four matches in eight days to finish the Round Robin, there is no ... More >>

ACES All Set For Ford Trophy Double With Neighbours

Sunday, 9 January 2022, 7:23 pm | Auckland Cricket

The new week brings forth new challenges for the Auckland ACES, who take on Northern Districts in a pair of Ford Trophy clashes at Eden Park - Kennards Hire Community Oval. Matches on Monday 10 and Wednesday 12 January continue the ACES hectic catch-up ... More >>

Changes Aplenty As ACES And HEARTS Take On Kings And Magicians

Thursday, 6 January 2022, 5:46 pm | Auckland Cricket

Dream11 Super Smash crowds are back at Eden Park - Kennards Hire Community Oval! After three Dream11 Super Smash double-headers on the road, the Auckland ACES and HEARTS return home to take on the Canterbury Kings and Magicians on Friday 7 January. ... More >>

Malan To Leave ACES For Ireland Head Coach Role

Tuesday, 4 January 2022, 8:46 pm | Auckland Cricket

Heinrich Malan, Head Coach (Male Performance), will leave the ACES to succeed Graham Ford as Head Coach for the Ireland Men's side. Malan will take up the role in March 2022 (subject to work permit approval) on an initial three-year contract, remaining ... More >>