Dan Carter's bright half hour wasn't enough to prevent the Crusaders losing 41-31 to the Hurricanes.
WaiBop United pulled off a huge upset to give their ASB Premiership playoff chances a boost.
The Hurricanes' lesser lights will have coach Chris Boyd's full and undivided attention in Eketahuna today.
A rating of "poor" from the coach should ensure a spicy welcome for Pakistan's batsmen today.
Coach of the 1992 NZ Cricket World Cup team is living the quieter life in Central Otago these days.
The Wairarapa Cricket Association would leave Central Districts if the price was right and will host Wellington games, regardless.
A desire to pass on her softball knowledge is behind Karen Rigby's decision to put on the catcher's mask again.
Phoebe Edward had to demonstrate many skills when picking up three national titles.