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A milestone that is unlikely to be beaten in the future

Lange Dry

The Mighty Easts captain ’Lance Dry’ has now taken ’800 wickets’ in Wellington Club Cricket in the period 1993 to 2019.

Lance achieved this with his 3 wickets in the crucial game against Johnsonville on Saturday where Easts had to win, and win well which they did, to qualify for the one day final of the Ewan Chatfield Trophy in 2019.

Lance is the only Wellington Club player to have achieved 800 wickets in the last 54 years !!!!

He has also captained the side in winning 15 Pearce Cup Finals out of 17 attempts as well as NZ Cricket National Club Champions in 2016 & 2017.

Congratulations Lance – an AWESOME ACHIEVEMENT !!!!!


CRICHQ T20 Cup 2019

The Twenty20 Cup will again run in early 2019. The format will run similar to 2018 where there will be group games followed by quarters, semis and a final. The first round of matches will take place on the week commencing 21st of January 2019.

All 12 premier teams are automatically entered into the competition.

Each club is able to enter 2 teams in this competition with the entry fee for this tournament being $150 (excl GST) – Entry will go directly towards the Prize money pool. There will be no prize money for the MVP this season.

Once all entries are in the draw and timetable will be sent out to everyone ASAP.

Nick Hogan – Cricket Wellington Community Manager


Easts Jamie Gibson & Jed Wiggins prominent in final of
Provincial A Quadrangular T20 tournament

Easts Jamie Gibson scored 66 not out showcasing a range of powerful and precise hitting in a 126 run partnership that led Wellington A to a seven-wicket victory over Auckland A in the final of the Provincial A Quadrangular T20 tournament in Taupo.

After losing the toss and being asked to bowl first, Wellington restricted Auckland to 156 off their 20 overs with Easts Jed Wiggins one of the top bowlers with figures of 2-25 off his four overs.

The win completed Wellington’s 100% success rate at the tournament.


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Another milestones achieved by a Premier player ......

Andrew Fullerton-Smith

Andrew Fullerton-Smith achieved his 2,000th run for Easts in the game against North City on 9 December 2018.

Andy achieved his first 1,000 runs in 2015 and 3 years later has accumulated another 1,000 runs to make a total now of 2,018. It should also be noted that he has taken 101 catches and has 12 stumpings !!!!. Excellent effort.

Congratulations Andy!!!!


Easts players selected for Firebirds, Wellington Provincial A
& Wellington Under 19’s......

Currently Easts have three Premier players in the Wellington Firebirds squad - Michael Bracewell, Jeetan Patel and wicketkeeper Lauchie Johns.

Congratulations Michael, Jeetan & Lauchie !!!!!

Easts Jamie Gibson and Jed Wiggins have been selected in the strong Wellington A team for the Provincial A Quadrangular T-20 tournament in Taupo.

Congratulations Jamie & Jed !!!!!

Cricket Wellington News

Dylan Sharma has been selected in the Wellington Under 19’ squad to compete in the National Tournament at Lincoln from 13th-21st December.

Congratulations Dylan !!!!!

Cricket Wellington News


Milestones achieved for Premier players ......

Peter Connell

Peter Connell achieved his 200th wicket for Easts in the game against University on 1 December 2018. His 100th wicket was taken in 2016 and it hasn’t taken long to accumulate another 100. He has had a great start this year with three 5 wicket bags already!!!!

Congratulations Peter!!!!


Jeetan Patel

Jeetan Patel achieved his 200th wicket for Easts in the game against Wellington Collegians on 24 November 2018. His 100th wicket was taken in 2002 and has been away on International/Overseas duties but has continued to play for Easts when possible. Jeetan joined the club in 1997 so has been a member for 21 years - Awesome !!!!

Congratulations Jeetan!!!!


Nathan Cameron

Nathan Cameron achieved his 100th wicket late last season for Easts in the game against Hutt Districts on 17 March 2018.

Congratulations Nathan!!!!






2018/19 Season starts with a "Hattrick" to Haseeb Quazi

Kaleb Gilhooly and Haseeb Quazi

The season started with the Premier Men & Premier Reserve teams playing against Hutt Districts.

After 18 overs for the Premier Men it started raining and the match was abandoned with Easts 74-1 (Jeremy Dean 48*)

The Premier Reserve team bowlers were on fire and cleaned out Hutt Districts in 22.2 overs with Kaleb Gilhooly taking 6-10 off just 10 overs and then Haseeb Quazi striking a hattrick with the last 3 balls of the innings and he ended with 3-10 off 6.2 overs.

Well done lads - great start !!!!


Charlie Thurston from Northamptonshire
to play for Easts in 2018/2019 season

Charlie Thurston

The Easts Club is pleased to announce the signing of 22 year old Northamptonshire batsman Charlie Thurston for the 2018/19 season.

Charlie will be with us later next month when he’s free of his county commitments

Welcome to THE MIGHTY EASTS Charlie !!!!









Easts Annual General Meeting
Monday 27th August 2018

The Eastern Suburbs Cricket Club’s Annual General Meeting will be held in the Clubrooms on Monday 27th August 2018 at 7.00pm.

Gordie wants a good turnout!!!

A digital copy of the Annual Report and Financial Statement is available by clicking the image.

Hard copies will be available from Gordie from this coming week and will also be available at the meeting.

Free drinks will be served at the meeting - courtesy of the Club.

See you there!!!

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Recent Updates

Draws - 18 Jan 2019
Results - 15 Jan 2019
Premier Honours Board - 15 Jan 2019
CRICHQ T20 Cup - 9 Jan 2019



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Player Milestones



Premier Player Stats



Premier "Captains MVP"

2018/2019 - Season as at 12 Jan 2019

Easts Premier Player MVP Pts
Peter Connell 14
Matt Ansell 8
Jeremy Dean 6
Charlie Thurston 6
Jamie Gibson 5
Andrew Fullerton-Smith 5
Lance Dry 5
Jimad Khan 4
Jed Wiggins 3
Jeetan Patel 2
Luke Georgeson 2
Lauchie Johns 2
Ankur Bassi 1
Ili Tugaga 1


Competition Standings

2018/2019 - Season as at 12 Jan 2019

2 Dayers

Note: * denotes yet to be updated

Easts Team  Pts  Pos
Premier Pearce Cup 42.00 1st=
Premier Res Alan Isaac Trophy 32.00 4th
1G - Cougars 16.76 7th
1G - Roosters 08.94 10th
2G - Bullets 15.22 6th
3G - Aces 14.77 5th
3G - Tamils 19.90 3rd
4G - Scorpions 10.40 5th
4G - Bulldogs 07.52 6th

2018/2019 - Season as at 12 Jan 2019

1 Day / 2020 / Super8

Note: * denotes yet to be updated

Easts Team  Pts  Pos
Premier Ewen Chatfield Trophy 42 1st=
Premier Reserve  32 4th
1G - Cougars    2 8th=
1G - Roosters    6 6th
2G - Bullets  6 7th=
3G - Aces  9 3rd
3G - Tamils  8 4th=
4G - Scorpions  6* 3rd=*
4G - Bulldogs    2* 6th=*
INCID1 - Smoking Pineapples    26* 1st=*
INCID1 - Abhishek XI  18* 3rd=*
INCID1 - Masters  14* 8th=*
INCID1 - The Shoe Clinic  16 5th=
INTCID2 - Shepherds 18 3rd
T20D2 - The Lads X1  7 5th=
T20D2 - Stags  6 7th=
T20D2 - Leopards  6 7th=
T20D2 - Prematures  18 1st
T20D3 - Indies  7* 6th=*
T20D3 - Cobras  9* 5th=*
T20D3 - Ball Breakers  15 1st=
T20D3 - Goons  12 3rd=
T20D3 - Tingers  7/td> 6th=*
T20W - Wildcats  2 7th=

Season Highlights

Centuries (all grades)

Note: * denotes NOT OUT

Easts Player Runs
Riju George 158*
Jamie Gibson 124 
Michael D’Esposito 107 
Luciano Colucci 107 
Tim Banks 106 
Erick Lui 102*
Shane Johnson 102 
Ollie Chapman 100*
Tarun Anand 100 

10+ Wickets (all grades)

Easts Player Wickets-Runs

5+ Wickets (all grades)

Easts Player Wickets-Runs
Kaleb Gilhooly 6-10
Nikhil Maisuria 6-22
Peter Connell 6-30
Sanjay Dahya 5-13
Peter Connell 5-17
Charan Sandhu 5-19
AJ Moochikkal 5-19
Peter Connell 5-22
Henry van Dyk 5-32
Hayden Clark 5-41
Isaiah Wilson 5-50

Hattricks (all grades)

Easts Player Wickets-Runs
Nikhil Maisuria 6-22
Cullum Jones 4-18
Haseeb Quazi 3-10
Sone Finai 3-12