Wellington, NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand batsman Stephen Fleming (C) hits four runs during match one of the Chappell Hadlee ODI Series between the New Zealand Black Caps and Australia at Westpac Stadium in Wellington, 16 February 2007. New Zealand won the match by 10 wickets with 138 balls remaining.
A brief look at 10 of the best batsmen to have ever played for New Zealand. ... New Zealand vs India 2014 New Zealand Cricket Kane Williamson Martin Crowe.
Colin Munro is New Zealand’s best T20 batsman currently due to the power game that he possesses and how consistent he is with it. He has scored 3 centuries in T20I cricket – one each against Bangladesh, India and the West Indies. He averages 31 and strikes at 156, which makes him a superb player in the format.
John Wright is a big name in world cricket not only for his playing career with New Zealand but also his subsequent coaching career with India. A tenacious and rugged character, Wright was a fabulous opening batsman. He became the first ever New Zealand player to score over 5,000 runs at Test level which is quite some feat.
The New Zealand national cricket team represents New Zealand in men's international cricket. Named the Black Caps, they played their first Test in 1930 against England in Christchurch, becoming the fifth country to play Test cricket. From 1930 New Zealand had to wait until 1956, more than 26 years, for its first Test victory, against the West ...
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In fact, no other New Zealand batsman except Tom Latham has scored more runs in the last 5 years, than Williamson has scored in New Zealand itself. Williamson has been so good, that his average in this period reads an insane 60.75 overall, and an insane-er 68.55 in New Zealand. Both up by 6 and 3 runs respectively from his career averages.
1 Chris Cairns, Stephen Fleming and Daniel Vettori also played ODI cricket for ICC World XI. Only ...