Full name Nicholas Gordon Pirihi
Born April 19, 1977, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
Current age 39 years 191 days
Major teams Oxford University
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1997 - 1999|
He has not yet played first-class cricket in New Zealand,
but as a Waikato University undergraduate had 3 matches for Hamilton
(one of the 7 Northern Districts) as an opening batsman,
scoring 53 runs at 13.25, hs 30.
1996 Rhodes Scholar, Maori.
Also played hockey, and before departure from NZ was rather better known in this sport than in cricket.
May 1998, Terry Power
Almost two-thirds of Dhoni's 9000 ODI runs have come as captain and all of them with the extra responsibility of keeping
Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni dominate the stats highlights from the Mohali ODI
India's limited-overs captain has wanted to bat up 'for a long time'; when he got the chance in Mohali, he played the big shots unhindered by the pressures of finishing a chase
A thoughtless remark nearly derailed the South African batsman's career before it began. And then he got five ducks
Recent middle-order mainstays make it to Pakistan's all-time XI selected on the occasion of the country's 400th Test
Australia's clash of Twenty20 and Test fixtures, with players forced to choose between them, will come to be seen as a tipping point for the international game
Higher frame rates for cameras and a safeguard to prevent operator error were the key improvements in technology that led to the BCCI agreeing to trial the system
Taking 20 wickets against England was a significant step forward for Bangladesh - but work is required, particularly on pace bowling, to maintain their progress