Full name Matthew Henderson
Born August 2, 1895, Auckland
Died June 17, 1970, Lower Hutt, Wellington (aged 74 years 319 days)
Major teams New Zealand, Wellington
Batting style Left-hand bat
Bowling style Left-arm fast-medium
|Only Test||New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Jan 10-13, 1930 scorecard|
|First-class span||1921/22 - 1931/32|
Matthew Henderson was a member of the first New Zealand team who, under the captaincy of T. C. Lowry, toured England in 1927. A fast left-arm bowler, he took 33 wickets for 24.21 runs each in the first-class fixtures. He played in one Test match, at Christchurch against A. H. H. Gilligan's England side of 1929-30. In representative games for Wellington between 1927 and 1932, he took 70 wickets and in Wellington senior championship cricket dismissed 333 batsmen at an average cost of 21.90.
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