Daniel Vettori

Nickname and reason why:
Getti because of my Italian heritage

Club:
Hamilton Star-Varsity

Highest Honours: 
BLACKCAPS, World Test and ODI XI

Extras:
Captain of New Zealand

Favourite ground:
Lords and Seddon Park

Most memorable game and why:
Any game we win

Greatest influence on career and why:
Father, taught me to remain calm and level headed

My favourite holiday destination is:
Cinque Terra

The best advice I’ve ever received is:
‘Look forward to the challenge’

My sporting hero is:
Alex Rodriguez

When I was young I wanted to be:
A cricketer

Interests/hobbies outside cricket:
Baseball

Favourite Band:
Interpol

Favourite Movie:
Rounders

If I wasn’t a cricketer I would be:
Struggling

What is an interesting fact people do not know about you?:
I hope there are plenty

Player Stats

Related News

BLACKCAPS ready for familiar foe

In three matches so far the BLACKCAPS have only middle order have only had one innings thanks to Brendon McCullum and Martin Guptill sealing 10 wicket victories over Kenya and Zimbabwe.

NZC salutes ICC Award winners

New Zealand Cricket has today paid tribute to the BLACKCAPS for receiving the ICC Spirit of Cricket Award, Brendon McCullum for winning the ICC Twenty20 Performance of the Year and Daniel Vettori who was named in the World ODI Team of the Year at last nights the ICC Awards event in Bengaluru.

Vettori named in ICC World ODI Team of the Year

BLACKCAPS captain Daniel Vettori has been selected in the ICC ODI Team of the Year, as chosen by a specially appointed selection panel chaired by West Indian batting legend Clive Lloyd.

Vettori nominated for top ICC award

BLACKCAPS captain Daniel Vettori has made the extended short-list for ICC Cricketer of the Year and ODI Player of the Year.

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