Portrait of Brent Bowden, New Zealand 'A' panel umpire in the 2002/03 season. © New Zealand Cricket

  • Mar 14, 2002

    New Zealand players discuss the situation with umpire Bowden as play is called to a halt due to bad light. 1st Test: New Zealand v England at Christchurch, 13-17 Mar 2002 © Photosport

  • Mar 14, 2002

    The umpires inspect the ground with the head groundsman as rain delays the start of play on day two. 1st Test: New Zealand v England at Christchurch, 13-17 Mar 2002 © Photosport

  • Mar 14, 2002

    The groundsman discusses the conditions with the umpires as rain delays the start of play on day two. 1st Test: New Zealand v England at Christchurch, 13-17 Mar 2002 © Photosport

  • Mar 13, 2002

    Cairns delivers a ball while umpire Bowden looks on. 1st Test: New Zealand v England at Christchurch, 13-17 Mar 2002 © Photosport