He made his check debut on Dec 11, 2009, while representing New Zealand. He was a two-time Gillette Glass champion while in college, and displayed New Zealand in the 2004 U-19 Globe Cup. He produced his home debut in 2004 for North Districts. He was created in Durban, Natal Province, South Africa, and relocated to New Zealand when he was 10. He displayed New Zealand in the 2012 ICC Globe Twenty20, where he was teammates with Ross Taylor.