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Black Caps captain Kane Williamson on how to play our favourite summer sport.

Black Caps captain Kane Williamson on how to play our favourite summer sport.

'I love batting. Nothing gives me a bigger buzz than taking on the best bowlers in the world. I’m a big believer in the idea that cricket is a team sport but there’s that moment, just as the bowler delivers the ball, when it’s a pure one-on-one contest...'

Why is it important to play the ball late? How do you play a classic cover drive? What should you do to deliver a deadly in-swinger? Join New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson as he talks through his approach to batting, bowling, fielding and captaincy. It pays to learn from one of the best, and Kane Williamson is fast-becoming one of New Zealand's greatest ever.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback


    October 3, 2016

    Random House NZ

    176 pages

    RRP $35.00

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Q&A with Captain Kane

Who better than New Zealand Cricket captain, Kane Williamson, to teach you how to play cricket? Be it in the park, on the beach or looking to take it to a more serious level, Cricket with Kane Williamson is an insightful how-to-guide on how to play the sport. 

Awards and Recognition

  • Storylines Notable Non-fiction Award
    Notable Book
    Storylines Notable Book


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