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Off The Pitch, On The Field

Many cricketers have made their mark in society off the cricket pitch. Sometimes this has been as athletes in other sports, sometimes it's as administrators, entrepreneurs, or ambassadors.

Off The Pitch, On The Field present the stories of the people and moments that extend cricket history beyond the pitch.

First On Field: Len Cuff

Ted Badcock, due to the fortunate positioning of his name alphabetically, is recognised as our very first Black Cap. Tom Lowry has the honour...

Enter Donald Sandman

Unless you play cricket for St Albans, where a cup is named in his honour, most New Zealanders won’t know the name, Donald McKay...