The new Skycity Hamilton Northern Premier League (NPL) brings fresh and colourful personality to the game of cricket.
Featuring an exciting mix of top class and emerging players , the four team competition features 13 internationals and is helping promote the sport to younger players.
The four teams, named Sonic, Galaxy, Velocity and Power, are non-regional and evenly loaded in ability and specialities.
The NPL is working with local district associations to help promote cricket further among young girls. Coaching clinics for girls take place before the games, with the goal of fostering interest and helping improve skill levels.
Upcoming games and venues are: Sunday December 11 at War Memorial Park, Manurewa; Sunday January 22 at Bay Oval, Mt Maunganui; Sunday January 29 at Jansen Park, Hamilton; Sunday February at War Memorial Park, Manurewa.