Sydenham Cricket Club, Christchurch, New Zealand
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The Sydenham Cricket Club is one of the oldest cricket clubs in New Zealand and was officially founded in 1895 but our heritage in other forms dates back even earlier. We are the largest senior cricket club in the South Island with 12 Senior Mens and Womens teams, five Youth teams, 39 Junior teams, and over 650 registered members. We are a "Premier" club operating in the Christchurch Metro Cricket Association competition and based at Sydenham Park in beautiful Christchurch in the South Island of New Zealand.



  • Sydenham has Small Advantage after First Day against BWU

    The Prem men were in the somewhat stronger position after the first day of our match against Burnside West University at Hagley.

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  • Premier Men Win Cliff Hanger to Move into 3rd Place in the 2-Day Competition

    The Prems started the second day of their match at Garrick Park against Lancaster Park just two wickets down and a handful of runs behind Park’s first innings total of 174.

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  • Golden Oldies Festival – Cricket Umpiring Requirements

    There is a Golden Oldies Sports Celebration being held in Christchurch during April this year featuring ten sports. One of these is cricket. For obvious reasons it is being played during the first week of the month. Games are being held on Monday, (Easter Monday), 2 April, Wednesday, 4 April, and Friday, 6 April. They are likely to be of 35 overs duration per side although some teams may wish to play 40 over games.

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  • Openers put Sydenham into Strong Position

    The return to two-day cricket on Saturday was meet with increment weather that saw some lower grades cancelled, only two Premier matches start of time, with one rained off, and our match against Lancaster Park at Garrick Park delayed to a 1.30pm start.

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