The New Zealand cricket team is popularly known as the Black Caps. The team played their first Test in 1930 vs England in Christchurch, and became the fifth Test nation. It took the team until 1956 to win a Test, against the West Indies at Eden Park in Auckland. They played their first ODI in the 1972 -1973 season vs Pakistan in Christchurch.
The current captain of New Zealand Cricket team is Stephen Fleming. Stephen Fleming is the Black Caps' most successful captain, having led New Zealand to 25 Test victories more than double that of any other captain.