|Full name||Tony Elston Blain|
|Born||17 February 1962|
|Test debut(cap 160)||21 August 1986 v England|
|Last Test||24 February 1994 v Pakistan|
|ODI debut(cap 53)||19 March 1986 v Australia|
|Last ODI||13 March 1994 v Pakistan|
Source: Cricinfo, 4 February 2006
Tony Elston Blain (born 17 February 1962 in Nelson, New Zealand) was an understudy to Ian Smith and Adam Parore, he played in 11 Tests and 38 One Day Internationals for New Zealand.
After retiring from the game he went from coaching to a commentator. Now he is a teacher at Carlton Bolling College and now he is head of Year 9 at Dixons Allerton Academy.
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