Ian Alexander Rutherford (born 30 June 1957 in Dunedin) was a New Zealand cricketer who played for Central Districts and Otago. In 1978-79 in the Shell Trophy Final he batted for 625 minutes for his highest first-class score of 222 for Otago against Central Districts in New Plymouth. He is the older brother of Ken Rutherford. He also played for Central Otago in the Hawke Cup.
- "Central Districts v Otago - Shell Trophy 1978/79 (Final)". Cricket Archive. 12 March 1979. Retrieved 2009-06-05.