Wairarapa Cricket Association

The Official Home of Wairarapa Cricket

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  • Homegrown

      With more than a quarter of the current Blackcaps international team, Wairarapa boasts a proud tradition.
    Ross Taylor – raised in Masterton
    Jesse Ryder – left Wairarapa during his secondary school years
    Doug Bracewell – four years at Rathkeale College
    Elizabeth Perry – attended Chanel College and a White Fern for 4 years including 2011 Player of the Series in England. Double International having also played 5 games for the Black Sticks.
    Previous and current local first class players also include Greg Todd, Seth Rance, Anlo vanDeventer and Melissa Hansen.
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Below you can see quick links to the various rules that apply to the Wairarapa Cricket Association and all cricket within its jurisdiction.

Wairarapa Cricket Handbook 2016/17 Season

Wairarapa Cricket Handbook 2016-17

Competition Rules

Captains Duties – Players/Umpires Expectations

Code of Conduct – Applies to all members

Rules & Regulations that Apply to All Members

Umpires Cup (50 overs) Laws

Senior Championship Laws – (Bidwill Cup)

Rock FM T20 Laws Premier & Second Grade

Second Grade Rules 

Wairarapa Cricket Assocation Transfer form

Wairarapa Cricket Association – Team Entry Form

Laws of Cricket

For the full Laws of Cricket, please visit the MCC website.

The Laws of Cricket, as applied in New Zealand, are reproduced in The Umpire’s Companion.

NZC Playing Conditions

The full NZC Playing Conditions 2015/16 for all competitions and tournaments are now available.



Limitation of overs for pace bowlers who are under 19

The Pitch & Crease Markings (Groundsmen take note!)

The Protected Area (On the pitch)

Players Leaving the Field & Returning (during the match)

Unfair Play (Wides and No Balls)

The Bat (measurements, materials used)

The Bat – (Laws, Bat Grades, Usage)