Martin Guptill: News

Born on September 30, 1986, Martin James Guptill is New Zealand’s right-handed batsman and right-arm off-spin bowler, who plays as an opening batsman in limited-overs cricket matches. He is the cousin of cricketer Michael Guptill-Bunce. At the age of 13 years, Guptill lost three toes on his left foot following an accident. Guptill made his debut in international cricket in 2006 as part of the Under-19 squad against Sri Lanka. During his maiden One Day International (ODI) match against West Indies in January 2009, Guptill scored 122 (not out), thus becoming the first New Zealand player to score a century in the ODI debut match. He made his international Test debut in March 2009 against India. As of 2021, Guptill has played 335 matches and has scored 21 centuries and 71 half-centuries. In 2013, during New Zealand’s tour against England, Guptill became the first player to score back to back ODI centuries against England at Lord’s cricket ground. In the 2015 World Cup, he became the first player to score a century in the Knockout stage. In the November 2015 Day-Night Test match at Adelaide, he became the first cricketer to face a pink ball and to dismiss it. As of 2021, he holds the record of being the first player to score over 500 runs and over 600 runs in a T20 International match in a single venue. As of 2021, he holds the record for having the highest individual score as an opener who remained unbeaten throughout the innings of an ODI.

21 Sep 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

ICC World Cup 2023: Statistical records of New Zealand

Having finished as runners-up in the last two editions, New Zealand would be raring to taste glory in the upcoming 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup, starting October 5.

17 Sep 2023

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma ninth Indian to complete 250 ODIs: Decoding stats

Rohit Sharma has accomplished a major milestone as he has completed 250 ODI appearances for India.

11 Sep 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

New Zealand announce squad for 2023 ICC World Cup: Details

New Zealand have announced their 15-member squad for the 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup, which will be played in India in October-November.

04 Sep 2023

Ish Sodhi

Ish Sodhi becomes highest wicket-taker in away T20Is: Key stats

New Zealand leg-spinner Ish Sodhi recorded a three-wicket haul against England in the third T20I of the four-match series on Sunday (September 3).

18 Aug 2023

ICC Cricket World Cup

Presenting the unbreakable records at ICC Cricket World Cups

The 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup will be played in India in October-November.

13 Aug 2023

Shubman Gill

4th T20I: Gill-Jaiswal shatter these partnership records against WI

Team India earned a series-leveling nine-wicket triumph in the fourth and penultimate T20I against West Indies on Saturday.

08 Jun 2023

Trent Boult

Trent Boult commits to New Zealand despite contract release: Details

Veteran pacer Trent Boult has committed to the New Zealand team in spite of not agreeing to a central playing contract.

IPL 2023: Notable absentees from the auction list

All 10 franchises are gearing up as the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 mini auction approaches.

Martin Guptill released from New Zealand central contract: Details here

Veteran batter Martin Guptill has been released from the New Zealand central contracts. He recently lost his place in both white-ball teams.

New Zealand announce limited-overs squads for India series; Guptill dropped

New Zealand have named squads for the upcoming white-ball series against India, starting November 18.

23 Sep 2022

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma smashes his 173rd T20I six, breaks Guptill's record

Rohit Sharma gave India a solid start after Australia set a 91-run target in the second T20I in Nagpur (eight-over-a-side).

SCO vs NZ, only ODI: Preview, stats, and Fantasy XI

Post a 2-0 defeat in the T20 Internationals, Scotland will host New Zealand for a lone ODI on July 31 (Sunday).

Finn Allen becomes fifth Kiwi batter to smash T20I century

New Zealand's Finn Allen dispatched a sublime-looking 101 off 56 deliveries in the first of two-match T20Is against Scotland on Wednesday.

New Zealand claim one-run win versus Ireland: Key stats

New Zealand beat Ireland by one run in the third and final ODI on Friday.

Martin Guptill smashes his 18th ODI ton: Key stats

On Friday, veteran New Zealand batter Martin Guptill smashed a superb century in the third ODI versus Ireland.

New Zealand stun Ireland in first ODI: Key stats

New Zealand bested Ireland by one wicket in the first of three-match ODIs on Sunday.

New Zealand beat Netherlands in third ODI: Records broken

New Zealand hammered the Netherlands in the third ODI, claiming a 115-run win.

18 Nov 2021

Virat Kohli

Martin Guptill to become leading run-scorer in T20Is: Key stats

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill is set to break Virat Kohli's long-standing record in T20 Internationals.

17 Nov 2021

Indian Cricket Team

India beat New Zealand in first T20I: Records broken

The Indian cricket team beat New Zealand in the first T20I on Wednesday in Jaipur.

T20 World Cup, NZ vs Namibia: Preview, stats, and more

New Zealand will be keen to get closer towards booking their berth in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 semis when they face Namibia in a crucial Super 12 match on Friday.

ICC T20 World Cup, New Zealand beat Scotland: Records broken

New Zealand beat Scotland in the Super 12 of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 on Wednesday in Dubai.

Martin Guptill becomes second batter to complete 3,000 T20I runs

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill became the second batter to complete 3,000 runs in T20Is on Wednesday.

Records that can be scripted in the New Zealand-Bangladesh T20Is

New Zealand and Bangladesh are all set to face each other in a three-match T20I series, starting Sunday.

New Zealand beat Australia in 5th T20I, win series 3-2

A blistering knock by opener Martin Guptill (71) powered New Zealand to a seven-wicket victory over Australia in the 5th T20I.

ICC T20I Rankings: Devon Conway, Martin Guptill make significant gains

New Zealand's Devon Conway and Martin Guptill have made significant gains in the latest ICC T20I Rankings for Batsmen.

New Zealand beat Australia in 2nd T20I: Records broken

The New Zealand cricket team beat Australia by four runs to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.

29 Nov 2020

Cricket News

New Zealand beat WI in second T20I: Records broken

Glenn Phillips scored a brilliant century to help New Zealand beat West Indies in the second T20I at the Bay Oval.

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Following a five-wicket win over the visitors, New Zealand will lock horns with West Indies in the second T20I on Sunday.

New Zealand vs India, 1st T20I: Statistical preview of Auckland

Visitors India are all set to take on hosts New Zealand in the opening T20I at Eden Park in Auckland on Friday.

Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year

The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major tournaments.

03 Nov 2019

England Cricket Team

2nd T20I, New Zealand beat England: Here're the records broken

New Zealand overcame England by 21 runs to seal the second T20I and equal the five-match series 1-1.

Bangladesh vs New Zealand: How to pick the winning Dream11?

Bangladesh take on New Zealand in match number nine of the ICC World Cup 2019.

28 May 2019


World Cup: Here are the stats you need to know

The ICC World Cup 2019 begins this Thursday, as the teams are all set to put in their best efforts to lay hands on the coveted title.

DC vs SRH: How to pick the winning Dream11?

Delhi Capitals face Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 Eliminator at Vizag on Wednesday.

23 Feb 2019

Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma could script history in T20Is: Details here

Indian cricket team opening batsman Rohit Sharma will be the cynosure of all eyes when he takes the field against Australia in the first T20I on Sunday.

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in second ODI: Here're records scripted

New Zealand raced to a second successive ODI victory against Bangladesh to seal the three-match series 2-0.

New Zealand beat Bangladesh in first ODI: Here're records scripted

High-flying New Zealand thumped Bangladesh in the first ODI on Wednesday.

04 Feb 2019

Indian Cricket Team

Martin Guptill ruled out of New Zealand side vs India

New Zealand have just suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of the Indian cricket team in the recently-concluded ODI series between the two teams.

#CricketInNumbers: Key statistics, records of NZ in the World Cup

The ICC World Cup 2019 will start from May 30 onwards, in England and Wales.

11 Nov 2018


India vs West Indies: Rohit could script another special record

India's stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma has been enjoying the form of his life.

19 Oct 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team

Injury forces Martin Guptill to withdraw from the Pakistan series

New Zealand's swashbuckling opening batsman Martin Guptill is set to miss the upcoming series against Pakistan.

Martin Guptill scores a 35-ball hundred in Vitality Blast T20

New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill scored the joint fourth fastest T20 ton in the history of the game.

Know all about the Caribbean Premier League T20

The highly anticipated Caribbean Premier League is all set to kick off from August 8.

IPL 2018: Top clashes between KXIP and DD

Kings XI Punjab and Delhi Daredevils have been two of the most under-performing sides of IPL.

Guptill and Simmons snare top money in CPL T20 draft

Big-hitting New Zealand opener Martin Guptill and West Indies counterpart Lendl Simmons are the biggest buys of the Caribbean Premier League 2018 drafts, which were held on Thursday.

Australia defeat NZ in 5th T20I; here're are records broken

Talk about a mouth-watering contest and that is what exactly the 5th T20I between New Zealand and Australia was.

13 Feb 2018

England Cricket Team

NZ vs England 4th Tri Series T20 match in numbers

England's hopes of qualifying for the Trans-Tasman Tri Series T20 final took a blow as they were beaten by New Zealand by 12 runs in the 4th match.

19 Jan 2018

Pakistan Cricket Team

Interesting statistics from New Zealand vs Pakistan ODI series

New Zealand completed a 5-0 series whitewash of Pakistan, defeating the visitors by 15 runs in the fifth and final match of the ODI series in Wellington.

30 Jan 2017

David Warner

Stionis 146* in vain; NZ beat Australia by 6 runs

Marcus Stionis went on to score 146 runs for Australia, only to end up on the losing side in the first ODI match against New Zealand.