The Central Hinds will look to continue their improvement from last summer this season.
Palmerston North Boys' High School bowler Jack Lord is confident his side is in a good position ahead of the Gillette Cup next month.
Navin Patel played the role of one-man wrecking ball as Manawatu hammered Wairarapa by nine wickets in their first Hawke Cup game of the season in Masterton over the weekend.
Freyberg remains unbeaten in Manawatu club cricket after dispatching Marist for a 70 run win on Saturday.
Palmerston North Boys' High School batsman Whetu na Nagara is set to make his Manawatu debut against Wairarapa.
Pace bowler Caleb Gaylard put on a bowling masterclass as Freyberg hammered Old Boys on Saturday.
A side strain has put Tim Richards under an injury cloud ahead of Manawatu's one-day match against Wellington A on Sunday.
Manawatu will once again be represented on the Central Districts board.
Freyberg has continued its winning form in Manawatu club cricket's one day competition with an 18-run win over PNBHS.
Freyberg have continued their unbeaten start to the Manawatu Club Cricket season, beating Palmerston by two runs.
A quick-fire century from Dane Cleaver and a six-wicket haul from Tim Richards have led Manawatu to a Chapple Cup win.
Manawatu has scrapped to a two-wicket win over Marlborough in their opening Chapple Cup match.
Palmerston North Boys' High School's cricket coach Mark Leighton is confident he has found his next crop of stars.
Bevan Small will make his return from injury for Manawatu in the Chapple Cup on Friday, but he will not bowl a ball.
A six-wicket haul from Hugh Symes helped set up PNBHS' one wicket win over Marist in Manawatu Club Cricket on Sunday.
The fast bowler says he needs to prove that he is physically capable of lasting the distance.
Palmerston captain Rob Sheary blazed a century to help his side beat PNBHS by four wickets on Saturday.
George Worker is refusing to sweat on selection into representative teams this year despite his red-hot start to the season with the bat.
Central Districts and Manawatu fast bowler Bevan Small faces a nervous wait to see if his dislocated shoulder requires surgery.
Palmerston claim big win over United on opening day of Manawatu club cricket
George Worker believes he can handle international cricket after making his debut.
George Worker to get his international breakthrough at last.
Simon Stirling will have a memorial service at the Willow Park Tavern next weekend.
Central Districts won't be keeping Jesse Ryder on a short leash when he joins the Stags.
In six weeks, Central Districts has lost all three Manawatu administrators
New Central Districts chief executive has experience working in the region.
Neil Hood made a shock resignation as Central Districts chief executive on Friday.
New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne enjoyed every second of the World Cup ride.
A group of Indian students were all smiles when they met one of their idols - former Black Cap Jacob Oram .
OPINION: It almost feels criminal to wag a finger at Brendon McCullum after the exploits he thrilled us with this summer.