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INDOOR CRICKET WORLD

World Cup 2000

The Indoor Cricket World Cup 2000 starts in October this year, in South Africa. This is the third time this event has been held - previous World Cups were held in the United Kingdom (1995) and Australia (1998).


Matching shirts ... and matching shoes!! NZ huddle, World Cup 1998
Amanda Broad

New Zealand

With deep regret and sorrow, it is announced that Robbie Bird has withdrawn from the New Zealand team for personal reasons. On behalf of all those associated with Indoor Cricket World, and indoor cricket in general, I extend the deepest sympathy and condolences to Robbie and his family.

Sheldon.

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Officials


Allister Gillam

Position Held: Tour Manager
Short CV/History: Allister is a qualified commercial lawyer with an interest in sports management and administration. He has managed club and regional Indoor Cricket teams for the past four years.

Name: Nepia Stewart
Position Held: Umpire
Short CV/History: Nepia has officiated in numerous National Tournament finals. He has umpired at the 1996 and 1998 Indoor Cricket World Cup Tournaments.

Name: Amy Reeves
Position Held: Fitness Advisor
Short CV/History: Amy is qualified in applied sports science. She has advised the Chiefs, Auckland Blues and King Country rugby unions along with club and regional Indoor Cricket squads on fitness issues.


Name: Paul Botterill
Position Held: Mens Team Coach
Short CV/History: Assistant NZ Mens Coach vs England in 1993. NZ Over30's Mens Coach in 1996. Paul was the NZ Mens Coach to the 1998 Indoor Cricket World Cup in Australia


Name: Tony Chisholm
Position Held: Mens Team Manager
Short CV/History: Tony is a hotel manager. He has captained and managed club and regional Indoor Cricket teams in Auckland and Wellington.


Name: Tai Walters
Position Held: Ladies Team Coach
Short CV/History: Tai has coached Wellington Regional Indoor Cricket teams since 1990. He was the NZ Ladies Coach to the 1998 World Cup in Australia.

Name: Christine Cozens
Position Held: Ladies Team Manager
Short CV/History: Christine is a mother and company director. She managed the Auckland Outdoor Cricket team from 1992 to 1994. Christine was the Indoor Cricket National Tournament Director in 1994 and 1995.

MENS TEAM:


Name: Leigh Kelly - Tour Captain
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 27 August 1974
Occupation: Sports Centre Manager
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998. Wellington Outdoor Cricket Representative since 1999.
Hobbies: Sport and family


Name: Craig Foster
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 10 February 1975
Occupation: Chipologist
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1992. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1995. Wellington Outdoor Cricket squad member since 1996.
Hobbies: Socialising and making people happy.


Name: Robbie Bird - Robbie has withdrawn from the tour.
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 27 October 1973
Occupation: Carpenter
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1992. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1995.
Hobbies: Golf, family and watching sport


Name: Scott Findlay
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 11 June 1974
Occupation: Sales Representative
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1996. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998. Hawkes Bay Outdoor Cricket Representative since 1995.
Hobbies: Surfing, movies and golf.


Name: Iain O'Brien
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 10 July 1976
Occupation: Sales Executive
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997. Wellington Outdoor Cricket Representative in 1999.
Hobbies: Golf, music and watching sport.


Name: Marc Calkin
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 29 November 1979
Occupation: Sports Centre Manager
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1999. Hobbies: Sleeping, golf and outdoor cricket



Name: Graham Murray
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 3 October 1976
Occupation: Student Services Team Leader
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1999. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative in 1995 and 1996.
Hobbies: Stamp collecting and work


Name: Anthony Timpson
Province/State: Canterbury
Date of Birth: 8 January 1978
Occupation: Cricket Coach
Sporting History: Canterbury Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997. Canterbury Under21 and Under23 Outdoor Cricket Representative. Hobbies: Cricket, travel, golf, socialising and rugby.


Name: Brendan Donkers
Province/State: Canterbury
Date of Birth: 25 July 1976
Occupation: Teacher
Sporting History: Canterbury Indoor Cricket Representative since 1996. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998. Canterbury B Outdoor Cricket Representative since 1999.
Hobbies: Music, training and socialising.


Name: Brian Herman
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 15 August 1978
Occupation: Boat Builder
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997.
Hobbies: Golf and going to the gym


Name: Rob Orchard
Province/State: Waikato
Date of Birth: 31 October 1976
Occupation: Scientist
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997. Waikato age group soccer player.
Hobbies: Driving to Hamilton, computer programmes and sport.


Name: Gareth Irwin
Province/State: Waikato
Date of Birth: 6 March 1981
Occupation: Student
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1999. NZ Under19 Outdoor Cricket Representative at the 1999 World Cup. Hobbies: Sport and socialising


Name: Nathan Daley
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 2 June 1977
Occupation: Student
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998. Northern Districts age group Representative in 1996 and 1997. Northern Districts 1st class team since 1999.
Hobbies: Rap Music and watching TV.

LADIES TEAM:


Name: Antionette Spain - Tour Captain
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 19 January 1965
Occupation: Decorator
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative for ever. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1996. Multisport Coast to Coast From 1996 to 1999.
Hobbies: Pool, reading, socialising and arm chair sports critic.


Name: Sarah White
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 10 May 1975
Occupation: Customer Services
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1996. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998.
Hobbies: Indoor Netball and socialising.


Name: Neisha Pratt
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 21 March 1973
Occupation: Teacher
Sporting History: Auckland and NZ Indoor Cricket Representative since 1998.
Hobbies: Golf


Name: Losalini Harford - has withdrawn from the tour. Liz Moore replaces Losalini


Name: Shelly Fruin
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 31 December 1961
Occupation: Sales Representative
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative. NZ Outdoor Cricket Representative.
Hobbies: Golf, animals and dining out.


Name: Gwyn Lewis
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 4 February 1977
Occupation: Student
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1997. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative in 1996.
Hobbies: Mountain Biking and reading.


Name: Natasha Williams
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 8 December 1975
Occupation: Sales Representative
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative since 1996. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative at the 1998 world cup in Australia. Hobbies: Mountain Biking, touch rugby and photography.


Name: Cheryl Gorbey
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 5 February 1971
Occupation: Information Technology Trainer
Sporting History: Auckland Indoor Cricket Representative
Hobbies: Reading and dining out.


Name: Helen Watson
Province/State: Auckland
Date of Birth: 17 February 1972
Occupation: Accountant
Sporting History: Canterbury Indoor Cricket Representative. NZ Indoor Cricket Representative. Canterbury Outdoor Cricket Representative. NZ Outdoor Cricket Representative. Canterbury Hockey Representative. Canterbury Womens Rugby Representative.
Hobbies: Music, reading and St Bernards.


Name: Sarah Curtis
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 2 April 1967
Occupation: Manager
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1987. NZ Under23 Outdoor Cricket Representative.
Hobbies: Boogie Boarding, music, socialising and all sports.


Name: Anna Corbin
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 24 October 1980
Occupation: Telephone Sales Representative
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative since 1999. Wellington Outdoor Cricket Representative since 1995. NZ Emerging Players Representative in 1998 and 1999.
Hobbies: Cross-stitch, motor sport and walking.


Name: Vanessa Chatfield
Province/State: Wellington
Date of Birth: 5 June 1977
Occupation: Mother
Sporting History: Wellington Indoor Cricket Representative.
Hobbies: Life-saving and socialising.

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