Papatoetoe Cricket Club

We celebrate our past and hope to be a successful and vibrant club long into the future!

Club Awards Day and AGM on Sunday 5th July, Quickfire Qs with legendary Bhupinder Singh plus register for Holiday Programs!
26 Jun 2020

We celebrate our past and hope to be a successful and vibrant club long into the future!
Fortnightly Winter Newsletter - 26th June 2020
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Quickfire Qs with another influential member of our Great Club: Bhupinder Singh!

Saturday 16th November 2013 - Bhupinder Singh appeals to the umpire. Premier Cricket, Two Day Competition v New Lynn Suburbs at Papatoetoe Recreation Grounds. Photo Credit: Phototek

Where did you start playing cricket?
At Papatoetoe in 2001

Who was/is the biggest influence on your career?
My brother Onkar Singh

What has been the highlight of your playing career?
Playing for New Zealand A against Zimbabwe

What advice would you give to any aspiring young cricketers?
Love the game and have fun!

Who is the best player you played against?
Kane Williamson 

Who was the most difficult batsman to bowl to?
Colin De Grandhomme 

Who were some of the biggest characters you played with and why?
Jeet Raval, Both Colins, Dean, Shane Singe, Ish Sodhi, Stu Money because we were very close off the field as well.

Saturday 29th March 2008 v Suburbs New Lynn at Ken Maunder Park. Bhupinder Singh is congratulated by his team. Photo Credit: Shane Wenzlick, Phototek

Sunday, 5th July: Club Awards Day plus AGM

With Covid-19 throwing a spanner in the works, we would like to hold ALL three events at Kolmar on Sunday, 5th July with timings as follows:
  • Junior Prizegiving (indoor centre): 2 - 3 pm
  • Senior Prizegiving (main function room upstairs): 3 - 4 pm
  • AGM (main function room upstairs): 4 - 5 pm
The Kolmar Bar will also be open.

Please RSVP as soon as possible using the button below so that the Club can gauge numbers attending.

Register NOW for the School Holiday Programs!

Midgets Cricket Holiday Program
  • For ALL children in school Year 6 and under
  • Tuesday and Thursday 4 - 6pm
  • Both weeks of the School Holidays
  • 7th, 9th, 14th and 16th July
  • At Kolmar Sports Centre
  • Cost: $10 incl. GST per session 
  • MUST be pre-registered via our website HERE
Breakaway Cricket Holiday Program
  • For ALL children aged 11 to 17 years old
  • Monday to Thursday 1pm to 4pm
  • Both weeks of the School Holidays
  • Cost: FREE
  • At Kolmar Sports Centre
  • MUST be pre-registered via our website HERE

Girls 10-Week Winter Program Registrations

  • U17 Girls/Prem Reserve: Starting Monday, 20th July 4.30 - 6.30pm (finishing Mon, 21st Sept)
  • U14 Girls: Starting Wednesday, 22nd July 4.30 - 6pm (finishing Weds 23rd Sept)

Total Cost: $115 incl. GST (must be paid by 10th July)
Per session cost: $15 incl. GST (must be paid prior to session)
Coach: Regina Lilii

If you have any questions, please email for further details. Otherwise, REGISTER NOW!
Register NOW

Important Reminders

Kolmar Indoor Centre Bookings

Coaches Corner

venue safety check
Foundation Course: this course is a requirement to coach all soft ball and tennis ball grades and can be completed all online (an email address is required for initial registration).

Advanced Foundation Course: the Foundation Course is a pre-requisite for this and involves theory as well as practical components. This is a requirement to coach all junior boys (U19 and below) and girls (U16 and below) grades.

Volunteers Wanted


Friends of Papatoetoe Cricket Club

To those that have generously supported:

Andrew Crocker
Brett Plummer
Cecil McClean
David Price
Denis Currie
Gareth Shaw
Gary Troup
John Crocker
Lance Shaw
Malcolm Rowsell
Glenn Rowsell
Neil Ronaldson
Noel Burnside
Peter Boyd
Simon Poole
Gary Peach
Shane Singe
If you would like to support your local Club and are keen to get a tax rebate, donations can be made to bank account number:


Once you make a donation please email us and we will arrange to send you a tax receipt as soon as possible. 

Thank you for your support!
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