Anaru Kitchen      

Full name Anaru Kyle Kitchen

Born February 21, 1984, Auckland

Current age 30 years 304 days

Major teams Auckland, Auckland Under-19s, New Zealand A

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Anaru Kyle Kitchen
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 44 77 9 2569 132 37.77 4714 54.49 6 13 311 30 32 0
List A 53 51 6 1619 131 35.97 1862 86.94 3 8 174 29 20 0
Twenty20 64 57 8 1042 66 21.26 855 121.87 0 3 94 40 35 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 44 8 226 151 3 2/31 2/31 50.33 4.00 75.3 0 0 0
List A 53 13 288 299 6 3/52 3/52 49.83 6.22 48.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 64 8 96 135 1 1/22 1/22 135.00 8.43 96.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Northern Districts v Auckland at Whangarei, Mar 6-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Northern Districts v Auckland at Whangarei, Oct 23-26, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland, Dec 27, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Auckland v Wellington at Auckland, Mar 30, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Auckland v Northern Districts at Auckland, Feb 4, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Northern Districts v Auckland at Napier, Nov 30, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6, 1/4 NZ Chairman v Sri Lankans Queenstown 21 Dec 2014 Other
12 Auckland v Northern D Napier 30 Nov 2014 T20
11 Auckland v Canterbury Napier 29 Nov 2014 T20
6 Auckland v Canterbury Christchurch 27 Nov 2014 T20
0 Auckland v Central D Wellington 22 Nov 2014 T20
43 Auckland v Wellington Wellington 21 Nov 2014 T20
12 Auckland v Northern D Auckland 16 Nov 2014 T20
0* Auckland v Central D Auckland 15 Nov 2014 T20
25 Auckland v Wellington Auckland 14 Nov 2014 T20
6 Auckland v Otago Hamilton 8 Nov 2014 T20
Profile

Anaru Kitchen, a right-handed batsman, made quite an impact for Auckland early on in his career. In his debut season, 2008-09, he played an vital role in Auckland's triumph in the State Championship, averaging above 50.00, with three hundreds in five matches - including one in the final. He has not been able to replicate that level of form since, but is a solid middle-order option for Auckland in all three formats. He was a part of Auckland's one-day and Twenty20 title-winning squads in the 2010-11 season, and travelled with the side to the Champions League T20 in India in September 2011.
ESPNcricinfo staff September 2011

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Oct 9, 2012

Anaru Kitchen finished the match with a six, Auckland Aces v Sialkot Stallions, Champions League T20, Johannesburg, October 9, 2012

Anaru Kitchen finished the match with a six

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Feb 21, 2010

Anaru Kitchen cuts behind square, Auckland v Northern Districts, NZC One Day Competition final, Auckland, February 21, 2010

Anaru Kitchen cuts behind square

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch
Dec 26-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Auckland v Wellington at Auckland
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Central D v Canterbury at New Plymouth
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Otago v Northern D at Alexandra
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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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