Michael Bates took 1 for 17 in three overs, Auckland Aces v Sialkot Stallions, Champions League T20, Johannesburg, October 9, 2012 © AFP

  • Sep 6, 2011

    Michael Bates © Auckland Cricket Association

  • Jan 2, 2011

    Michael Bates' triple-wicket maiden wrecked Central Districts © Getty Images

  • Dec 23, 2010

    Michael Bates is congratulated by his team-mates after dismissing Shahid Afridi © Getty Images

  • Jan 4, 2010

    Michael Bates celebrates a wicket © Getty Images

  • Aug 21, 2002

    Michael Bates - Portrait, January 2002 © New Zealand Cricket

  • Jan 30, 2002

    Bates delivers a ball to Cook. ICC Under-19 World Cup Super League Group 2: New Zealand Under-19s v South Africa Under-19s at Lincoln, 30 Jan 2002 © Photosport

  • Jan 28, 2002

    Hatwell and Bates celebrate the dismissal of Patel. ICC Under-19 World Cup Super League Group 2: England Under-19s v New Zealand Under-19s at Lincoln, 28 Jan 2002 © Photosport