Name/TitleShoes; Chris Martin's ASICS Speed Menace cricket shoes
About this objectWhen he retired in July 2013, Chris Martin was New Zealand's 3rd highest Test wicket-taker, behind only Sir Richard Hadlee and Daniel Vettori.
These boots were worn by Chris in his last international season. Each boot has space for 11 metal sprigs in the sole, but some of these are missing or 'blown out' as Chris himself described them.
Inscription and Marks"PGuard" written on each shoe's toe, "GEL SPEED MENACE" written on each shoe's outer heel, 'GEL' written on the outer heel of the rubber sole.
CollectionEquipment and Clothing Collection, New Zealand Cricket Museum
Credit LineDonated by Chris Martin