Playing Cricket in New Zealand
cricket has passed under the bridge for Andy since we moved to New
Zealand in January 2006.
|15 November||Petone 2||Win||9 wickets|
|22 November||Taita Black||Win||2 wickets|
|29 November||Hutt Gold||Win||7 runs|
|6 December||Stokes Valley 2||Win||37 runs|
|13 December||Naenae 1||Win||9 wickets|
|20 December||Upper Hutt||Match Abandoned - rain||n/a|
|10 January||Wainuiomata||Win||8 wickets|
|17 January||Wainuiomata Stormers||Win||Default|
|24 January||Naenae 2||Win||137 runs|
|31 January||Te Aroha||Win||1 wicket|
|7 February||Stokes Valley 1||Win||6 wickets|
|14 February||Eastbourne||Win||3 wickets|
|21 February||Hutt Eagles||Match Abandoned - rain||n/a|
|22 February||Tokelau Hutt Valley||Win||Default|
|28 February||Petone-Riverside 1||Match Abandoned - rain||n/a|
|7 March||Hutt Muppets||Win||Default|
|8 March||Petone-Riverside 3||Loss||3 runs|
|13 March||Upper Hutt||Win||3 wickets|
|21 March||Hutt Eagles||Match Abandoned - rain||n/a|
|28 March||Petone-Riverside 1||Win||Default|
|Taita VIC Cycles Red||20||15||1||4||107|
|Taita VIC Cycles Black||20||12||4||3||91|
|Hutt Districts Eagles||19||12||3||4||87|
|Hutt Districts Gold||19||8||7||3||66|
|Hutt Districts Muppets||20||6||11||3||47|
|Naenae Old Boys 1||17||5||9||2||44|
|Naenae Old Boys 2||19||4||12||3||35|
|Tokelau Hutt Valley||16||2||10||3||30|
|Stokes Valley 2||17||2||11||3||28|
|Stokes Valley 1||20||3||14||3||28|
few pictures taken from
game of the 2008/09 season against the Petone Riverside (2) team. This
turned out to be a bit of a local derby as the Petone side were all
staff of the Pak 'n' Save supermarket which is next door to the New
Zealand Racing Board offices.
Top Left: Brijesh John sets himself up to either hit or leave the ball alone outside the off stumps.
Top Right: Toby Wilkes plays one away into the leg side. Toby finished the season as top run scorer with 452 runs at an average of 56.50.
Right: The Taita-TAB team circa 2008/09.
Back Row: Mike Rees, Toby Wilkes, Craig Twiname, Simon Thomas, Andy Newman (c), Darryl Taljaard, BJ Martin
Front Row: Mathew Smith, Byron Mabbett, Sam Kelly and Brijesh John
And below, some pictures from our end of season prizegiving.
Bottom Left: From the left, Craig Twiname, Darryl Taljaard, Mike Rees and Byron Mabbett.
Bottom Right: The end of season team photo taken in the Four Kings pub in Central Wellington.
Back Row: Craig Baker, Murray Munro, Mathew Smith, Mike Rees, Blair Nicholson
Middle Row (ish): Andy Newman (c), Toby Wilkes
Front Row: Byron Mabbett, Darryl Taljaard, Craig Twiname, Dave Sears, Andrew Swan and Kris Holyoake (obscured by Andrew Swan's arm)
and International Cricket
and Jenny Playing Cricket