Second Lieutenant Howe of Wellington

'Gillie' Howe represented Wellington in 1912 and 1914, playing five First Class and two 'miscellaneous' games for them. Two of his matches for Wellington...
Delwyn Costello

Vale Delwyn Costello

The New Zealand Cricket Museum extend their condolences to the family and friends of WHITE FERN #90, Delwyn Costello, who passed away on 4...

Clutching At A Straw

In 1894, Baron Pierre de Coubertin, invited delegates from around the world to the Congress on the Revival of the Olympic Games in Paris. On...
Charles Thomas

Lieutenant Colonel Thomas of Timaru

Charles Thomas appears to have loved sport, playing cricket for South Canterbury but making his mark as an administrator in the early years of...

Dr Jones

New Zealand was a divided nation in 1864; the New Zealand Wars were tearing apart the North Island, while gold miners from around the...

Private Wilson of Christchurch

George Charles Lee Wilson was the second New Zealand cricket representative to be killed in World War One. He burst on to the provincial...