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Colin De Grandhomme Colin de Grandhomme Height: 1.83 m DOB: July 22, 1986

An explosive all-rounder who is suited for the limited-overs format, Colin de Grandhomme was selected for the senior team for his impressive performances in the domestic circuit. He hit three centuries for Auckland in the Plunket Shield and also added by taking wickets. He made his debut for the Blackcaps against Zimbabwe. Interestingly, Grandhomme was born and brought up in Zimbabwe and had respresented the nation in the U-19 World Cup in 2004 before migrating to New Zealand. He made an instant impact and ran roit in a home Test series against Pakistan in 2016. Grandhomme has also played for the Indian Premier League as he has played for Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore so far. Grandhomme has a fair share of experience in the shortest format of the game and has been a regular member in the team for all formats ever since.

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NZ vs PAK: Colin de Grandhomme ruled out of Test series with foot injury

Cricket | Dec 15, 2020, 01:02 PM IST

de Grandhomme had a bone stress reaction in his right foot and wouldn't be ready for for the Tests against Pakistan.

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Major boost for Blackcaps as Boult, de Grandhomme cleared to travel to Australia

Cricket | Dec 06, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

Boult (side strain) and de Grandhomme (abdominal tear) had missed the second Test against England in Hamilton. 

New Zealand vs England

1st Test: Watling 119*, De Grandhomme 65 help New Zealand take lead against England on Day 3

Cricket | Nov 23, 2019, 11:51 AM IST

At Stumps on Day 3, New Zealand were 394/6 with BJ Watling and Mitchell Santner batting on 119 and 31 respectively at the Bay Oval.

2nd Test: De Grandhomme, Watling fifties put New Zealand in commanding postion over Sri Lanka on Day

2nd Test: De Grandhomme, Watling fifties put New Zealand in commanding position over Sri Lanka on Day 4

Cricket | Aug 25, 2019, 09:38 PM IST

Collin de Grandhomme smashed five sixes and five boundaries in a 75-ball 83 not out and shared an unbroken 113-run partnership for the sixth wicket with BJ Watling who made an unbeaten 81.

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Colin de Grandhomme's mantra against South Africa: See ball, hit ball

Cricket | Jun 20, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

Colin De Grandhomme (60 off 47 balls) played a crucial role in New Zealand's four-wicket victory over South Africa on Wednesday.

2019 World Cup

2019 World Cup: Kane Williamson happy to anchor innings for New Zealand in win over South Africa

Cricket | Jun 20, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

New Zealand recovered from a mini-slump at 137/5 riding on a 91-run stand between Kane Williamson (106*) and Collin de Grandhomme (60) to reach home with three balls to spare.

New Zealand vs India 2019

India vs New Zealand, 5th ODI: MS Dhoni boost inspires stunned visitors to aim for 4-1 finish

Cricket | Feb 02, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

A 4-1 margin will look much better than 3-2 but it will be easier said than done at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.

India vs New Zealand, 4th ODI

4th ODI: Trent 'Lightning' Boult's five-for sets up crushing New Zealand win after India succumb to 92 all-out

Cricket | Jan 31, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Only four Indian batsmen - Dhawan (13), Pandya (16), Kuldeep (15) and Chahal (18 not out) - posted double-digit scores.

New Zealand vs England 2nd Test

2nd Test: Watling, de Grandhomme revive New Zealand after Broad's four-for on day 2

Cricket | Mar 31, 2018, 11:49 AM IST

The hosts slumped to 36/5 in their first innings with all of its recognized batsmen dismissed before wicketkeeper BJ Watling and all-rounder Colin de Grandhomme stitched a record partnership for New Zealand against England of 142 for the sixth wicket

New Zealand vs West Indies ODI series

Colin De Grandhomme to miss ODI series against West Indies after father's death

Cricket | Dec 14, 2017, 07:29 PM IST

With no timeline set for de Grandhomme's comeback, Doug Bracewell has been roped in the ODI squad for the series which begins from December 20 at the Cobham Oval, Whangarei.