When he was younger he wanted to be a farmer."
Last Name: Taylor
Batting Style: Right Hand
Bowling Style: Right Arm Off-Spin
Player Type: Batter
Date of Birth: 08 Mar, 1984
Test debut: 08 Nov, 2007
ODI debut: 01 Mar, 2006
T20 debut: 22 Dec, 2006
This talented batsman broke into the Black Caps one-day international side in 2006 against West Indies.
His Test debut followed one year later against South Africa in Johannesburg and since then Taylor has carved himself a reputation as a prolific batsman in all forms of the game, with Test statistics that include 11 centuries and a top score of 217no.
Taylor was part of the Black Caps teams in the 2007, 2011 and 2015 ICC Cricket World Cups and his ODI high-score of 131no came in the 2011 tournament against Pakistan.