Batting lets North Otago down
North Otago suffered a 10-wicket loss to Ashburton in its final Fuji-Xerox Cup elimination game played on a sub standard wicket at Ashburton Domain in the weekend. Kel Mansfield was the only batsman to come to terms with the pitch scoring more..
Unbeaten century gives Central edge over North Otago
An unbeaten century by Richard Hoskin gave Central Otago the edge and a first innings win against North Otago in a Fuji-Xerox elimination cricket game played at Centennial Park in the weekend. Hoskin provided the backbone of Central Otago' more..
North Otago suffers first innings loss after batting collapse
North Otago's middle order failed to fire as it suffered a first innings loss against South Canterbury in a rain interrupted Fuji-Xerox Cup zone six elimination match played at Aorangi Oval in the weekend. Chasing South Canterbury's first more..
South Canterbury batsmen outplay North Otago
North Otago was humbled by an innings and 72 runs by a powerful South Canterbury side in the U-Bix Cup elimination cricket match played at Centennial Park over the weekend. North Otago captain Mark Wilson won the toss and put South Canterb more..
Poor top order batting costs North Otago
North Otago lost its third successive zone five U-Bix Cup cricket match when it succumbed to Southland by seven wickets at Queen's Park in Invercargill in the weekend. A lack of application by North Otago's top order batsmen, especially in more..
Better showing by North Otago in U-Bix Cup Cricket
A whirlwind innings of 62 by makeshift opener Craig McDonald almost set up an improbable victory for North Otago in a U-Bix Cup cricket game played at Centennial Park in the weekend. In the finish North Otago faltered in its run chase and more..
North Otago's last wicket stand in vain
A 90-run tenth wicket partnership between North Otago's Paddy Bleach and David Sewell was not enough to prevent Central Otago gaining an outright win in a U-Bix Cup cricket match played at Molyneux Park in Alexandra in the weekend. North O more..
North Otago has narrow loss in final U-Bix Clash
The North Otago cricket team narrowly missed out on first innings points in its final U-Bix Cup elimination game against South Canterbury played at Aorangi Oval in the weekend. North Otago was dismissed for 283 late yesterday chasing South more..
Southland ends North Otago's run of winning form
North Otago's run of excellent form in recent games came to an end during the weekend when it lost outright to Southland in a U-Bix Cup cricket match played at Centennial Park. "We were beaten by better team and the loss reflects a lack of more..
Team effort helps North Otago post second U-Bix win
North Otago recorded its second win in the U-Bix Cup cricket competition when it defeated Ashburton on the first innings in a match played at Ashburton Domain in the weekend. It was another good all-round team performance by North Otago wh more..
North Otago takes U-Bix Cup points
North Otago produced an outstanding team performance to gain first innings points against Central Otago in its opening U-Bix elimination game played at Centennial Park. It was a particularly satisfying result of the team coach Gavin Laird more..
U-Bix match reduced to one day after rain
North Otago gained first innings points over South Canterbury in a rain affected zone five U-Bix cup match played at Centennial Park yesterday. Heavy rain cancelled play on Saturday reducing the two day match to just one day. The S more..
Emphatic victory for local cricketers
North Otago produced a superb team effort to beat Ashburton by an innings and 20 runs in a U-Bix cricket game played in cold windy conditions at Centennial Park. It was a vastly improved performance from North Otago which showed tremendous more..
North Otago loses to strong Central side in cricket
The North Otago cricket team lost outright to a strong Central Otago XI in a U Bix Cup elimination game played at Molyneux Park, Alexandra in the weekend. Central Otago was in control throughout the match after being sent in to bat and sco more..
North Otago v. South Canterbury
North Otago lost to South Canterbury by five wickets in its final U-Bix Cup cricket game played at Aorangi Park in Timaru in the weekend. more..
Narrow loss in U-Bix match
North Otago lost outright to Ashburton in a close finish in its U-Bix Cup elimination cricket game played at Ashburton Domain on the weekend. North Otago batted first and struggled to reach 190 for nine declared against some tight bowling more..
Wilson's century saves N Otago
A third wicket partnership between Lindsay Breen and Geoff Blakely helped Central Otago gain a first innings win against North Otago in a U-Bix Cup elimination game played at Milner Park in the weekend. The pair was in top form, easily sur more..
Decisive U-Bix win for North Otago
North Otago played some great cricket to defeat South Canterbury, on the first innings, at Centennial Park in the weekend. The home side have now won their Zone five of the U-Bix Cup competition and will challenge the cup holders at the en more..
North Otago beats Ashburton in cricket
North Otago won its U-Bix Cup match against Ashburton at Centennial Park, Oamaru this weekend. The local side played extremely well on both days and never looked like losing. Ashburton won the toss and elected to bat on a wicket th more..
North Otago cricketers draw U-Bix game
The North Otago cricket side drew its match with Central Otago in the first U Bix elimination match of the season in Alexandra at the weekend. Central Otago won the toss on Saturday and elected to baton the Molyneux Park wicket. The side b more..
North Otago loses limited over game
The North Otago cricket team lost its 50 over match against Otago Metropolitan at Milner Park, Oamaru yesterday. North Otago's bowlers did a fine job dismissing Otago for 164 but their batsmen did not perform and managed to score only 87 r more..
North Otago fails in U-Bix Cup bid
North Otago failed in its bid to gain the right to challenge for the U-Bix Cup when it failed by wickets to beat Southland outright at Centennial Park during the weekend. The game was a personal triumph for North Otago batsman Graeme Johns more..
Flannery guides North Otago to first innings win
A magnificent innings of 172 from North Otago allrounder Ashley Flannery guided North Otago to a convincing first innings win over South Canterbury at the Aorangi Oval in Timaru at the weekend in a U Bix Cup elimination game. South Canterb more..
Southland sinks N Otago in record-setting show
North Otago skipper, Graeme Ballantyne will have plenty of time over the rest of the season to contemplate his decision to send Southland in to bat after winning the toss at Queen's Park, Invercargill on Saturday morning. Southland proceed more..
N Otago pulls off near impossible draw
North Otago almost pulled off the impossible when it drew with Ashburton in a two day U Bix Cup elimination match at Centennial Park during the weekend. North Otago, mainly through some fine batting from Michael Dodd, batted through to a f more..