Full name Nicholas Gordon Pirihi
Born April 19, 1977, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
Current age 39 years 66 days
Major teams Oxford University
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1997 - 1999|
He has not yet played first-class cricket in New Zealand,
but as a Waikato University undergraduate had 3 matches for Hamilton
(one of the 7 Northern Districts) as an opening batsman,
scoring 53 runs at 13.25, hs 30.
1996 Rhodes Scholar, Maori.
Also played hockey, and before departure from NZ was rather better known in this sport than in cricket.
May 1998, Terry Power
Cricket stats need to take into account various contextual factors relating to players' and teams' performances if they are to be meaningful
A calamitous 3-0 loss to a second-string India side was only a symptom of deep-rooted, systemic problems in Zimbabwe's cricket
Mohammad Asif is playing club cricket in Scandinavia as he strives for a Pakistan comeback and to rebuild his career in the wake of the spot-fixing scandal
Visibility is good, so is durability, and while it does swing a fair amount, it ought to spin as well
Test cricket needs to be given back to the people. Everybody must buy in to this bigger picture or the moment will pass us by