A strong crowd attended Cobham Oval the last time the BLACKCAPS played an ODI in Whangarei.

Countdown to Cobham

Ahead of Wednesday's GJ Gardner Homes ODI series opener against West Indies, we look back on the last One Day International to be played in Whangarei, in 2012...

The BLACKCAPS lead the ODI series against Zimbabwe 1-0 heading into the second game at Cobham Oval in Whangarei. PHOTOSPORT

Rob Nicol belted 146 off 134 balls at the top as the BLACKCAPS posted 372-6 from their 50 overs. PHOTOSPORT

Jacob Oram was promoted to bat at number three as a pinch hitter and clobbered four sixes and five fours.

The manual scoreboard was kept busy by the BLACKCAPS batsmen! PHOTOSPORT

Look who it is ... current BLACKCAP Tom Latham was playing just his second ODI at the age of 19. PHOTOSPORT

Current BLACKCAP and local boy Tim Southee also featured in the 141-run victory to seal the ODI series with a game to spare. PHOTOSPORT

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