Full name Graham Ian James Cowan
Born October 4, 1940, Wellington
Died July 20, 2011, Whangarei (aged 70 years 289 days)
|ODI debut||New Zealand v Pakistan at Hamilton, Mar 14, 1989 scorecard|
|Last ODI||New Zealand v England at Wellington, Feb 13, 1991 scorecard|
Graham Cowan stood in 46 first-class matches and five one-day internationals as an umpire. In addition he played various administrative roles in New Zealand cricket, including those of selector and treasurer for the West Coast Cricket Association, administrator with Auckland Cricket, chairman of the New Zealand Cricket Umpires and Scorers Association, and chairman of Northland Cricket.
He understands the Indian mentality better and doesn't have to deal with star players on the wane