Full name Patricia Frances Carrick
Born September 27, 1941, Dunedin, Otago
Current age 73 years 206 days
Major teams Canterbury Women, New Zealand Women, North Shore Women
|Test debut||New Zealand Women v England Women at Christchurch, Mar 7-10, 1969 scorecard|
|Last Test||New Zealand Women v India Women at Dunedin, Jan 8-11, 1977 scorecard|
|ODI debut||Australia Women v New Zealand Women at Jamshedpur, Jan 1, 1978 scorecard|
|Last ODI||England Women v New Zealand Women at Hyderabad (Deccan), Jan 8, 1978 scorecard|
Pat Carrick secured her place in history when in 1988 at Canterbury she became the first woman to umpire in a first-class match.
Brendon McCullum has started the 2015 IPL in fine style, but his numbers in the previous seven seasons aren't consistent with his obvious attacking skills and talent
The boy from Burnley with magic in his wrist has surpassed all before him - with luck we will be able to enjoy his skill and application for a few more years yet
Do fast bowlers need verbal fisticuffs to generate aggression? Does sending a nightwatchman in always make sense? Is surpassing 100mph even possible?
Azhar Ali looks ahead to his new role as Pakistan's ODI captain, talks about his leadership style and adjusting to the format
Plays of the day from the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians
Azhar Ali's early steps in captaincy will be analysed extensively but he needs time to step out of the large shadows of Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid Afridi
His current game is extremely premeditated, so as to delay taking risks, and it robs the innings of all natural flow