Brendan McCullum

Aus vs NZ: Kane Williamson's tough call as rain intervenes in 1st Test

Aus vs NZ: Kane Williamson's tough call as rain intervenes in 1st Test

The accomplished Williamson took up where he left off after 140 in the first innings to reach his 50 off 55 balls but fell to a marginal leg before wicket decision nearing tea.

Nov 08, 2015, 14:52 PM IST
Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar

Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar

Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar praised New Zealand for playing "outstanding" cricket throughout the World Cup, saying the Kiwis thoroughly deserved to be in the final after edging past South Africa in a battle of nerves at Auckland today.

Mar 24, 2015, 23:08 PM IST
ICC World Cup: New Zealand in the groove and unchanged for England

ICC World Cup: New Zealand in the groove and unchanged for England

New Zealand are in something of a groove after playing a lot of one-day cricket in recent months and will face England with an unchanged side in their third World Cup match, skipper Brendan McCullum said on Thursday.

Feb 19, 2015, 13:20 PM IST
New Zealand are serious contenders for ICC World Cup 2015

New Zealand are serious contenders for ICC World Cup 2015

After reaping the benefits of hard work in the ODI format, New Zealand cricket team will be a happy bunch ahead of the ICC World Cup starting from 14th February.

Feb 02, 2015, 13:21 PM IST
India's tour of Australia: Steven Smith's tryst with greatness

India's tour of Australia: Steven Smith's tryst with greatness

Australian stand-in-skipper Steven Smith is the man of the moment. On Saturday, he became the fifth batsman to get centuries in each of his first-two Tests as captain.

Dec 27, 2014, 13:29 PM IST
Pakistan and New Zealand cricketers advance in rankings

Pakistan and New Zealand cricketers advance in rankings

Pakistan and New Zealand cricketers progressed in the Test rankings following their drawn second Test, according to the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) release Saturday.

Nov 22, 2014, 19:26 PM IST
2nd Test, Day 1: Pakistan vs New Zealand - As it happened...

2nd Test, Day 1: Pakistan vs New Zealand - As it happened...

Tom Latham's consecutive Test ton put the Kiwis in a comfortable position on Day 1 of the second Test match against Pakistan.

Nov 17, 2014, 11:43 AM IST

Super Kings thrash Royal Challengers by 8 wickets

Chennai Super Kings returned to winning ways with a convincing seven-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here Saturday.

May 24, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

ICC restrains Brit newspaper to prevent further anti-corruption investigation leaks

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has reportedly issued a restrain order against a British newspaper in order to prevent further leaks into the organization`s anti-corruption investigation reaching the public.

May 22, 2014, 10:07 AM IST

IPL 7: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings - As it happened...

Live updates of the 42nd match of the Indian Premier League’s seventh edition between Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore from JSCA International Cricket Stadium, Ranchi.

May 18, 2014, 20:07 PM IST

McCullum resists four seamers temptation for India Test

Hoping that Indian batsmen would be flummoxed by in-form leg-spinner Ish Sodhi, New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum resisted the "temptation" to have four seamers and named an unchanged team for the first Test of the two-match series starting here from Thursday.

Feb 05, 2014, 12:02 PM IST

McCullum, Williamson say `no guarantee` of playing in Test opener against Windies

New Zealand is reportedly concerned over the injuries of captain Brendon McCullum and batsman Kane Williamson as they prepare for this opening Test against the West Indies, with the hosts chasing their first series win for five years.

Dec 02, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

McCullum hoping to end batting slump in ODIs against Bangladesh

New Zealand captain Brendan McCullum is reportedly hoping to end his batting slump in the `tricky` three-match one-day series against Bangladesh, starting in Dhaka from Tuesday.

Oct 29, 2013, 15:34 PM IST

Bangladesh vs New Zealand, Mirpur Test, Day 3 - As it happened...

Live updates from the third day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand.

Oct 23, 2013, 17:54 PM IST

Bangladesh vs New Zealand: Mirpur Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

Live updates from the second day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand.

Oct 22, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

Bangladesh vs New Zealand: Mirpur Test, Day 1 - As it happened...

Live updates from the opening day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand.

Oct 22, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

Cook says English Ashes confidence boosted by 2-0 Black Caps whitewash

England captain Alastair Cook has said that England has boosted its confidence for the Ashes with their home turf 2-0 pounding of New Zealand. Cook`s charges beat the Kiwis by 247 runs at Headingley on Tuesday in what British press trumpeted as an ominous warning to Australia.

May 30, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

McCullum says Kiwis looking to build on ‘historic’ success against Proteas

New Zealand captain Brendan McCullum has said the team would be looking to get as consistent as possible following their unexpected one-day international series win over mighty South Africa at their home.

Jan 25, 2013, 15:21 PM IST

‘Underdogs’ Kiwis eyeing unlikely T20 series win against Proteas

New Zealand captain Brendan McCullum has said if his team executes its plans precisely in the third Twenty20 international against South Africa at Port Elizabeth on the Boxing Day, they could be celebrating an unlikely series win against the might Proteas.

Dec 26, 2012, 13:15 PM IST

McCullum says Black Caps carrying momentum ahead of Boxing Day T20

New Zealand captain Brendan McCullum has claimed that they are carrying the momentum with them ahead of the final Twenty20 match against South Africa on Tuesday after their thrilling eight-wicket win in the second match.

Dec 25, 2012, 15:15 PM IST