Full name Nicholas Gordon Pirihi
Born April 19, 1977, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
Current age 38 years 168 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
Thrust into the job in Kanpur in 2004, Andrew Hall gave an underachieving South Africa side belief that they could wear India down at home
The controversy over selection for the Sri Lanka ODIs shows that the board hasn't moved on from the tumultuous events of last year
In Pakistan's Test history, no player batting in the top three positions has scored 4500 runs; Azhar Ali is well on course to becoming the first
Also: slowest to 100 Test wickets, run out in both innings, and the oldest surviving Test captain
Stats highlights from the first T20I between India and South Africa in Dharamsala
He's delightful to watch because he makes batting look easy, but there are some gaps in his technique in the long form
In a new series, we look at what the numbers reveal about the toss in Test matches, and the emergence of No. 5 as the most pivotal batting position
The Ranji Trophy is a logistical wonder, yet it exists in a vacuum at the heart of the Indian cricket season
With India wanting a bowler who can bat at No. 7, the defensive left-arm spinner Axar Patel was preferred over the legspinner Amit Mishra in Dharamsala