Sir Richard Hadlee Debuts

Rob Franks is, in his own words a "cricket fanatic - spectator, viewer, collector, researcher & writer." On February 2 1973, it was as...
New Zealanders In The 2017 IPL

New Zealanders In The 2017 IPL

The Indian Premier League is undoubtedly one of the world's most popular cricket leagues, and the salaries on offer help secure the futures of...

Caught WATLING Bowled SOUTHEE

Ian Smith and Sir Richard Hadlee claimed their last wicket as a pair in June 1990 when Smith caught England's Alec Stewart at Nottingham....
blackcaps champions trophy record

BLACKCAPS Champions Trophy Record

Two-time champions India have an impressive tournament record, compiling just seven losses across seven and a half tournaments. Another two-time champion, Australia, would've had a much...

Captain Kane: Chasing History

From Tom Lowry in 1930 through to Brendon McCullum's swansong in 2016, there have been 28 different men who have captained the BLACKCAPS in...

2002 ICC Champions Trophy

2002 saw the third edition of the ICC Champions Trophy – the first to be played under that name.  The tournament structure had changed...