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60 Seconds With…Anton Devcich

anton-devcichNew Zealand’s newest cricket cap Anton Devcich, who was named today in their side to tour Bangladesh next month, joins Len Pascoe and Simon Katich as players with Croatian heritage to play international cricket at the highest level. Croatia Week caught up with the 27-year-old opening batsmen for “60 seconds with…”

Whereabouts in Croatia are your ‘roots’ from?  From Podgora

Podgora

Podgora

Most memorable innings? Would have to be my maiden first class 100 v India A
Hardest bowler you faced? Steven Finn, Shane Bond
Hardest batsmen you bowled against? Brad Hodge
Cricketing role model growing up? Brian Lara
Favourite ground you played on? Seddon Park (Hamilton, New Zealand)

Seddon Park

Seddon Park

Favourite food? Curry
Favourite beach in Croatia? They are all nice but enjoyed Hvar

Dalmatian island of Hvar, Croatia

Dalmatian island of Hvar, Croatia

Favourite place in Croatia? Hvar
Most admired Croatian sportsmen? Goran Ivanisevic

Goran Ivanisevic

Goran Ivanisevic

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