Tag Archives: Martin Guptill

Derbyshire confirm return of Khawaja during 2012 season

Derbyshire have completed the signing of Usman Khawaja for the second half of the 2012 season, thus giving them the same combination of young international talent to fill their overseas player role that they had last year. This time, New Zealand … Continue reading

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Guptill puts Derbyshire return above IPL cash

Martin Guptill has opted for a second spell with Derbyshire instead of seeking a share of Indian Premier League riches. The New Zealand opening batsman was a successful and popular recruit as overseas player for the second half of last … Continue reading

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Promotion still in Derbyshire’s sights, says Guptill

Martin Guptill believes Derbyshire’s promotion push is back on track after his big-hitting helped them up to third in Division Two of the County Championship. The New Zealand opener has smashed two fifties and two centuries in his last four … Continue reading

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Khawaja’s early exit may give Guptill more opportunity

Usman Khawaja is to cut short his spell as Derbyshire’s overseas player after being selected by Australia A for their tour to Zimbabwe. Even though he is only in their four-day squad and so may not play until their one … Continue reading

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Misfortune, omission and dizzy heights

Some might say that the ability to tackle adversity is a prerequisite for players that sign for Derbyshire, but none will have fought as hard to succeed against the odds than recent overseas acquisition Martin Guptill. The New Zealander was … Continue reading

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Morris: Guptill ideally fits Derbys bill

Stylish New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill has signed for Derbyshire as their overseas player for the second half of the season. The 24-year-old right-hander will arrive at the beginning of June to play in the Friends Provident t20 group games … Continue reading

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