How to Remember Sir Peter Blake?

The government has committed $2.5 million to the construction of a memorial museum in the late Sir Peter Blake’s honour on the Auckland waterfront. Sports Minister Trevor Mallard: “The [Blue Water Black Magic] exhibition will ensure a lasting tribute to a New Zealand hero and icon who was recognized the world over.” Gordon McLauchlan muses over the need for a Blake Mausoleum and the qualities of NZ heroism in general in the NZ Herald. 


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Bazball Revolution Could Change Test Cricket

Bazball Revolution Could Change Test Cricket

The England cricket team’s recent “fast and fearless”, and “wonderful”, approach to the game has been dubbed “Bazball”, after a nickname for England’s new coach, New Zealander Brendon McCullum who was…