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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.

Harman Family

The Harman Boys

In 1848, planning began in earnest for an Anglican Church settlement in New Zealand. Later that year the Canterbury Association's surveyors found their preferred...

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...