Canterbury cricket team

Canterbury
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Canterbury Kings logo
Canterbury Kings logo
Top: Canterbury Cricket Association crest
Middle: Canterbury Kings logo
Bottom: Canterbury Kings Twenty20 emblem
Twenty20 name Canterbury Kings
Personnel
Captain Cole McConchie
Coach Peter Fulton
Team information
Founded 1864
Home ground Hagley Oval
Capacity 8,000
History
First-class debut Otago
in 1864
at Dunedin
Plunket Shield wins 19
Ford Trophy wins 15
Super Smash wins 1
Official website Canterbury Cricket

Canterbury is a first-class cricket team based in Canterbury, New Zealand. It is one of six teams that compete in senior New Zealand Cricket competitions and has been the second most successful domestic team in New Zealand history. They compete in the Plunket Shield first-class competition and the Ford Trophy one day competition as well as in the Super Smash competition as the Canterbury Kings.

Honours

1922โ€“23, 1930โ€“31, 1934โ€“35, 1945โ€“46, 1948โ€“49, 1951โ€“52, 1955โ€“56, 1959โ€“60, 1964โ€“65, 1975โ€“76, 1983โ€“84, 1993โ€“94, 1996โ€“97, 1997โ€“98, 2007โ€“08, 2010โ€“11, 2013โ€“14, 2014โ€“15, 2016โ€“17
1971โ€“72, 1975โ€“76, 1976โ€“77, 1977โ€“78, 1985โ€“86, 1991โ€“92, 1992โ€“93, 1993โ€“94, 1995โ€“96, 1996โ€“97, 1998โ€“99, 1999โ€“00, 2005โ€“06, 2016โ€“17, 2020โ€“21
2005โ€“06

Grounds

Canterbury play their home matches at Hagley Oval in Christchurch and occasionally at Mainpower Oval in Rangiora.

Current squad

As of 21 July 2020 [1] [2]
  • No. denotes the player's squad number, as worn on the back of their shirt.
  • double-dagger denotes players with international caps.
No. Name Nationality Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
12 Jack Boyle  New Zealand (1996-03-24) 24 March 1996 (age 25) Right-handed Right-arm off break
77 Leo Carter  New Zealand (1994-12-10) 10 December 1994 (age 26) Left-handed
8 Ken McClure  New Zealand (1994-10-25) 25 October 1994 (age 26) Right-handed
27 Henry Nicholls double-dagger  New Zealand (1991-11-15) 15 November 1991 (age 29) Left-handed Right-arm off break NZC contract
3 Chad Bowes  South Africa (1992-10-19) 19 October 1992 (age 28) Right-handed
54 Tyler Lortan  South Africa (1992-01-31) 31 January 1992 (age 29) Right-handed
All-rounders
88 Cole McConchie  New Zealand (1992-01-12) 12 January 1992 (age 29) Right-handed Right arm off break
24 Todd Astle double-dagger  New Zealand (1986-09-24) 24 September 1986 (age 34) Right-handed Right-arm leg break
46 Henry Shipley  New Zealand (1996-05-10) 10 May 1996 (age 25) Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast
47 Daryl Mitchell  New Zealand (1991-05-20) 20 May 1991 (age 30) Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast
62 Sean Davey  New Zealand (1993-04-08) 8 April 1993 (age 28) Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast
Wicket-keepers
28 Cameron Fletcher  New Zealand (1993-03-01) 1 March 1993 (age 28) Right-handed
48 Tom Latham double-dagger  New Zealand (1992-04-02) 2 April 1992 (age 29) Left-handed NZC contract
Bowlers
22 Theo van Woerkom  New Zealand 26 July 1993 (age 26) Right-handed Slow left-arm orthodox
29 Fraser Sheat  New Zealand (1998-04-29) 29 April 1998 (age 23) Right-handed Right-arm medium-fast
21 Matt Henry double-dagger  New Zealand (1991-12-14) 14 December 1991 (age 29) Right-handed Right-arm fast-medium NZC contract
32 Edward Nuttall  New Zealand (1993-07-15) 15 July 1993 (age 27) Left-handed Left-arm medium-fast
13 Andrew Hazeldine  New Zealand (1996-05-10) 10 May 1996 (age 25) Right-handed Left-arm fast
23 Will Williams  New Zealand (1992-10-06) 6 October 1992 (age 28) Right-handed Right-arm medium

Notable players

References

  1. ^ Mitchell moving south, Canterbury Cricket, 2020-06-15. Retrieved 2020-07-21.
  2. ^ Davey and Lortan earn first professional contracts, Canterbury Cricket, 2020-06-30. Retrieved 2020-07-21.

Further reading

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