Trent Alexander Boult is a New Zealand cricketer. Born in Rotorua, Boult is a left–arm medium–fast opening bowler and a right–handed batsman. On 9 February 2007, Boult took two wickets for 28 runs and scored seven not out against India's Under–19 team. He then travelled to Malaysia in February 2008 for the Under–19 World Cup. On 21 January 2009, Boult was selected for the New Zealand squad for the one-day series against Australia at just 19 years of age. Boult made his Test debut in the 2011–12 season, in the Second Test against Australia in Hobart, a match won by New Zealand by 7 runs, New Zealand's first test win in Australia since 1985 and their first test win over Australia since 1993. Boult's best test match innings bowling figures are 4/42 against Sri Lanka at the P Sara Oval in November 2012, he finished with figures of 7/75 for the match. His brother Jonathon Boult has also played cricket for Northern Districts.