New Zealand Cricket in History (Part 2)

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Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

  • 1961-08-12 Mark Priest, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1962-08-05 Richard De Groen, New Zealand cricketer (NZ medium pacer), born in Otorohonga, New Zealand

Person of interestMartin Crowe

1962-09-22 Martin Crowe, New Zealand cricketer and batsman, born in Auckland (d. 2016)

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  • 1962-09-27 Gavin Larsen, New Zealand cricket fast/medium bowler (8 Tests, 24 wickets; 121 ODIs, 113 wickets; chairman selectors), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1963-04-11 Billy Bowden, New Zealand cricket umpire (84 Tests, 200 ODIs, 24 T20Is), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1963-12-11 Mark Greatbatch, New Zealand cricketer (big-hitting NZ opener), born in Auckland
  • 1964-11-03 Bryan Young, New Zealand cricket batsman (35 Tests, top score 267; 74 ODIs), born in Whangarei, Northland
  • 1965-10-26 Ken Rutherford, New Zealand cricketer (NZ Test batsman & latterly capt), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 1966-02-03 Danny Morrison, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (48 Tests, 160 wickets; 96 ODIs, 126 wickets) and broadcaster (TVNZ, Sky Sports, Radio Sport), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1966-11-07 Murphy Su'a, New Zealand cricket pace bowler (NZ left-arm of Samoan parents), born in Whanganui, New Zealand
  • 1967-08-30 Justin Vaughan, New Zealand cricketer (New Zealand all-rounder), born in Hereford, England
  • 1967-09-04 Darrin Murray, New Zealand cricket batsman (8 Tests), born in Christchurch, Canterbury
  • 1968-01-26 Chris Pringle, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (14 Tests; 64 ODI), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1968-11-03 Lee Germon, New Zealand cricket wicketkeeper and captain (12 Tests, 29 dismissals; 37 ODIs), born in Christchurch, Canterbury
  • 1969-01-27 Shane Thomson, NZ cricket off-spin all rounder (since 1990)
  • 1970-06-13 Chris Cairns, New Zealand cricketer (son of Lance, NZ all-rounder), born in Picton, Marlborough, New Zealand
  • 1971-01-23 Adam Parore, New Zealand cricket wicket-keeper (NZ, 1st Maori Test centurion), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971-06-15 Nathan Astle, New Zealand cricketer (batsman), Test debut v Zimbabwe in 1996
  • 1971-11-20 Dion Nash, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (32 Tests, 93 wickets; 81 ODIs, 64 wickets), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1971-11-30 Heath Davis, New Zealand cricket bowler (NZ open v England 1994), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1972-06-03 Robert Kennedy, New Zealand cricket medium pace bowler (NZ 4 Tests), born in Dunedin, NZ
  • 1972-09-26 Mark Haslam, New Zealand cricketer (New Zealand slow left-armer 1992), born in Bury, United Kingdom
  • 1973-04-01 Stephen Fleming, New Zealand cricket batsman and captain (111 Tests; 7,172 @ 40.06; 280 ODIs), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 1974-08-27 Michael Mason, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1975-01-15 Greg Loveridge, New Zealand cricketer (NZ leg-spinner, did not bowl v Zim 1996), born in Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • 1975-07-17 Andre Adams, New Zealand cricketer, born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1975-08-03 Chris Nevin, New Zealand cricket wicketkeeper-batsman (37 ODIs, 19 dismissals), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • 1976-09-13 Craig McMillan, New Zealand cricket all-rounder, coach and broadcaster (55 Tests; 197 ODIs), born in Christchurch, Canterbury
  • 1978-11-11 Lou Vincent, New Zealand cricketer, born in Warkworth, New Zealand
  • 1979-01-27 Daniel Vettori, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1980-04-25 Bruce Martin, New Zealand cricketer, born in Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
  • 1980-11-07 James Franklin, New Zealand cricketer, born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1981-09-27 Brendon McCullum, New Zealand cricketer
  • 1985-07-09 BJ Watling, New Zealand cricket wicketkeeper (top Test score 205 2019), born in Durban, Natal Province, South Africa
  • 1988-12-11 Tim Southee, New Zealand cricketer, born in Whangarei, New Zealand
  • 1991-07-08 Devon Conway, New Zealand cricket batsman (7th batsman in history to score a double century on Test debut; 200 v England 2021), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

Deaths in Sport