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Brian Hastings      

Full name Brian Frederick Hastings

Born March 23, 1940, Island Bay, Wellington

Current age 75 years 6 days

Major teams New Zealand, Canterbury, Central Districts, Wellington

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Other Referee

Relation Son - MA Hastings, Great-niece - JL Hastings

Brian Frederick Hastings
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 31 56 6 1510 117* 30.20 4 7 3 23 0
ODIs 11 9 1 151 37 18.87 271 55.71 0 0 4 0
First-class 163 273 32 7686 226 31.89 15 38 112 0
List A 29 27 5 629 56* 28.59 0 3 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 31 2 22 9 0 - - - 2.45 - 0 0 0
ODIs 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 163 301 139 4 1/0 34.75 2.77 75.2 0 0
List A 29 8 2 0 - - - 1.50 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut New Zealand v West Indies at Auckland, Feb 27-Mar 3, 1969 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v India at Auckland, Jan 24-28, 1976 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v Pakistan at Christchurch, Feb 11, 1973 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v West Indies at The Oval, Jun 18, 1975 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1957/58 - 1976/77
List A span 1969/70 - 1975/76
ICC match referee statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Rawalpindi, Feb 26-Mar 1, 2000 scorecard
Last Test Bangladesh v Pakistan at Chittagong, Jan 16-18, 2002 scorecard
Test matches 10
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Feb 13, 2000 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Pakistan at Dhaka, Jan 25, 2002 scorecard
ODI matches 18
ODI statistics
Profile

Strongly built and prematurely bald, Brian Hastings was a delightful timer of the ball, quick to take any opportunity to cut or hook, or to clip fast-medium bowling off his legs. A superb gully, he started with Wellington at 17, and was New Zealand's regular No. 4 in the early 1970s. Yet it took him a long time to convince the selectors of his ability - it was 11 years before he stepped up to international cricket. A consistent contributor, Hastings shared in a Test-record last-wicket stand of 151 with Richard Collinge against Pakistan at Auckland in 1972-73. He later became an international match referee. Christopher Martin-Jenkins

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Mar 16, 2004

Brian Hastings

Brian Hastings

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Mar 12, 2000

Pakistan's stand-in captain Moin Khan spins the coin before the start of the 3rd Test against Sri Lanka, Match referee Brian Hastings and Sri Lankan skipper Jayasuriya also seen, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test at Karachi, 12-16 March 2000

Moin Khan and Jayasuriya along with Brian Hastings during the toss

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Feb 17, 1973

Brian Hastings is bowled to end the Test record 10th-wicket stand of 151, New Zealand v Pakistan,  Auckland, February 17, 1973

Brian Hastings is bowled to end the Test record 10th-wicket stand of 151

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