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    Dan VettoriWe in the Worm HQ are over the moon to announce that Dan Vettori, the most capped Black Cap ever and all-round Kiwi cricketing legend, has joined the Worm family.

    Bowler, batter, fielder and captain, “Dan the Man” has done it all and never failed to be there to give inspiration to his nation when called upon.

    And call upon his left arm spin and crucial bat New Zealand do, and frequently.

    112 Tests, 272 One Day Internationals, 29 T20s. That's a heck of a lot of cricket for someone still in his early thirties! Likewise the tally of 4,500 Test runs, including six centuries as well as 23 half-centuries, and 360 wickets are testament to his world-class ability.

    One of only eight players to have notched up the epic double of 300 Test wickets and 3000 Test runs, Dan is also New Zealand’s leading one-day wicket taker with 282 dismissals to his name with a career best of 5-7.

    Vettori said: “I am really excited about working with Woodworm. Their brand is one of the major forces in international cricket and their gear is of the highest order. I look forward to helping Woodworm further develop their products in the coming years.”

    Simon Millington, our boss, said: “We are truly thrilled to welcome Dan into the Woodworm family. He is one of the most recognisable and respected players in the game and his achievements in World cricket are immense. Dan is without question a fantastic addition to our Woodworm playing staff. As a company we are committed to producing the highest quality, most innovative products in cricket and his input will be an important part of that going forward.”

    As well as his international commitments, you can catch Dan representing the Worm as captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore side in the IPL, and as a crucial part of Australia’s Big Bash League team Brisbane Heat.