Old Boys Collegians Cricket Club

History

Old Boys Collegians Cricket Club is a Christchurch cricket club that was formed through a merger of two former clubs, Christchurch High School Old Boys’ Cricket Club and Old Collegians’ Cricket Club. The merger was in place for the commencement of the 2004-05 season.

As a result of the merger, the new club became numerically the strongest in Christchurch with teams competing in the majority of men’s, women’s and junior grade competitions.

Since the merger the following players have achieved representative honours:

Blackcaps: Corey Anderson, Todd Astle, Hamish Bennett, Shane Bond, Brendon McCullum, Paul Wiseman.

First Class Mens: Joel Abraham, Corey Anderson, Todd Astle, Hamish Bennett, Shane Bond, Leighton Burtt, Brent Findlay, Ed Nuttall, Matt McEwan, Ben Rae, Logan van Beek.

White Ferns: Erin Birmingham, Sophie Devine.

Provincial Women: Michelle Mitchell, Sophie Devine, Erin Bermingham.