First XI Cup (formerly Gillette Cup)

The First XI Cup is the premier secondary schoolboys competition for Years 9 – 13. The Otago Competition commences in term one with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held December 2017 at the New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre in Lincoln. Initial stages of the Otago Competition are played as Twenty20 but progress to 50 Over games from the semi final stages and onwards. 

First XI Cup Draw 2017.pdf
First XI Cup T20 Playing Conditions 2017.pdf


NZCT Secondary Schoolgirls

The NZCT competition is the premier secondary schoolgirls competition for Years 9 – 13. The Otago Competition commences in term one with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held early December 2017 at the New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre in Lincoln. All games are Twenty20.

NZCT Girls (Bates Cup) Draw 2017.pdf


NZCT Junior Boys

The NZCT Junior Boys is a 40 over competition for boys in Year 9. The Otago Competition commences in term four with the winner progressing to the National Finals in Palmerston North on 27-31 March 2017.  As a result the National Finals involve Year 10 boys but schools also have the option of selecting Year 9 boys.

NZCT Junior Secondary School Boys' 2016 Playing Conditions.pdf
NZCT Junior Secondary School Boys'  2016 draw.pdf


New Zealand Post Cup (formerly NZC Cup)

The NZC Cup is a Twenty20 Competition for boys in year 7 & 8. The Otago Competition commences in term one with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held 21-23 November 2016 at the New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre in Lincoln. 

National Primary Schools Cup Draw 2017.pdf
Playing Conditions Cup and Shield 2017.pdf


New Zealand Post Shield (formerly NZC Shield)

The NZC Shield is a Twenty20 Competition for girls in year 7 & 8. The Otago Competition commences in term one with the winner progressing to the National Finals to be held 24-26 November 2016 at the New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre in Lincoln.

Congratulations to Arrowtown Primary School who will represent Otago at the National Finals in Lincoln on 26-28 November 2015.

National Primary Schools Shield Draw 2017.pdf
Playing Conditions Cup and Shield 2017.pdf


For further information on the various Development Competitions please visit www.blackcaps.co.nz and look under Community – Tournaments & Hawke Cup or contact Will Deerness at will@otagocricket.co.nz 



NOTE - Draw, result and playing condition documents will be loaded under each competition once they are up and running.

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