Brian Dunning      

Full name Brian Dunning

Born March 20, 1940, Warkworth, Auckland

Died February 16, 2008, Whangarei Hospital, Northland (aged 67 years 333 days)

Major teams New Zealand, Northern Districts

Nickname Dunno

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 83 150 10 3929 142 28.06 3 22 58 0
List A 15 11 0 319 80 29.00 0 3 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 83 4195 1804 51 5/37 35.37 2.58 82.2 1 0
List A 15 485 302 8 2/26 2/26 37.75 3.73 60.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1961-1978
List A span 1971-1981
Profile

Brian Dunning played for Northern Districts for 17 seasons as a top-order batsman, and although he made only three hundreds in 82 appearances for them, as a hard-hitting player he was an ever present. His best season was 1972-73 when he made 451 runs at 41.00 and was in the New Zealand side that won Australia's Coca-Cola Knockout Cup. After retiring as a player he continued as a selector and coach. For Northlands province he made his debut at 19 and played 159 times for the province scoring 7164 runs, including 18 centuries, and holding 93 catches - all Northland cricket records - before retiring at age 49. He also represented the province at hockey.
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1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch
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Auckland v Wellington at Auckland
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Central D v Canterbury at New Plymouth
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Otago v Northern D at Alexandra
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Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Central D v Northern D at New Plymouth
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Otago v Wellington at Queenstown
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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