Aimee Watkins

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Aimee Watkins

Aimee Louise Watkins (née Mason, born 11 October 1982) is a New Zealand cricketer who has played two women's test matches and 84 women's one-day internationals for the New Zealand national women's cricket team. She also plays for the Central Districts in the State League.[1]

Born in New Plymouth, Watkins is a left-handed batter and right arm off spin bowler.[1] She was New Zealand's leading wicket-taker at the 2009 Women's Cricket World Cup with 11, including a best performance of 4 for 2 against South Africa.[1][2]

She became captain of New Zealand following the 2009 World Cup upon the retirement of Haidee Tiffen.[3]


  1. ^ a b c "Aimee Watkins player profile". Cricinfo. Archived from the original on 21 June 2009. Retrieved 22 June 2009. 
  2. ^ "Bowling for New Zealand Women in ICC Women's World Cup 2008/09". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 June 2009. (subscription required (help)). 
  3. ^ "Aimee Watkins named New Zealand women's captain". Cricinfo. Archived from the original on 15 June 2009. Retrieved 22 June 2009. 

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