New Zealand Cricket Coach

  • Mike Hesson appointed New Zealand coach July 20, 2012

    Wellington: Mike Hesson was appointed head coach of the New Zealand team on Friday, replacing John Wright who will leave the role next month. New Zealandborn Hesson coached Otago province for six years before a short stint as Kenya coach. He left that role earlier this year, citing security fears...
  • John Wright to quit as New Zealand coach May 1, 2012

    Wellington: John Wright has announced he will quit as New Zealand coach after next month's tour to the West Indies, saying the time is right to pursue "other opportunities." The former New Zealand opening batsman has coached New Zealand since late 2010, leading the team to the semifinals of last...