Portrait of Geoff Allott - New Zealand player in the 2000/01 season © New Zealand Cricket

  • Nov 9, 2000

    Geoff Allott speaks to Christopher Doig © New Zealand Cricket

  • Oct 27, 2000

    Geoff Allott bowling in the 2000 ICC knock out © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 25, 2000

    Geoff Allott takes a rest © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 3, 1999

    Allott celebrates dismissing Alec Stewart - again © AFP

  • Jul 3, 1999

    Allott celebrates dismissing Alec Stewart twice on Day 2 © AFP

  • Jul 3, 1999

    Geoff Allott celebrates after dismissing Alec Stewart © AFP

  • Jul 3, 1999

    Geoff Allott celebrates Alec Stewart's dismissal © AFP

  • Jun 30, 1999

    Geoff Allott bowls in the nets © Laurence Griffiths /Allsport

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand bowler Geoff Allott celebrates after the run out of South Africa's captain Hansie Cronje 10 June 1999 © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand bowler Geoff Allott (L) celebrates with Dion Nash who ran out South Africa's captain Hansie Cronje 10 June 1999 © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand's Geoff Allott fails in an attempt to run out South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand bowler Geoff Allott (L) fails to take the bails off to run out Herschelle Gibbs © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand's Geoff Allott in action 10 June 1999 © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand bowler Geoff Allott looses his sock from the front of his right boot © AFP

  • Jun 10, 1999

    New Zealand bowler Geoff Allott fails to take the bails off to run out South Africa's opening batsman Herschelle Gibbs 10 June 1999 © AFP

  • Mar 2, 1999

    Geoff Allott acknowledges the crowd after breaking the record for the longest duck © Getty Images

  • Mar 2, 1999

    Allott defends during his marathon innings © AFP

  • Mar 2, 1999

    Allott acknowledges the applause after beating the record for longest Test innings without a run scored © AFP