Kane Williamson joins New Zealand`s Lord`s hundred club
Kane Williamson joins New Zealand`s Lord`s hundred club

Kane Williamson became just the 13th New Zealand batsman to score a Test hundred at Lord`s when he reached three figures against England on the third day of the first Test on Saturday:

Cricket legends call for restoring bat-ball balance in ODIs
Cricket legends call for restoring bat-ball balance in ODIs

Cricket legends have called for restoring the balance between bat and ball, including easing fielding restrictions and regulating bat thickness, in the ODI format.

World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe
World Cup final could be last match I watch: Martin Crowe

Not in the best health condition, New Zealand legend and former skipper Martin Crowe on Saturday said that the cricket World Cup final on Sunday could be the last cricket match he watches.

Hope Martin Crowe finds peace in time left for him: Brendon McCullum
Hope Martin Crowe finds peace in time left for him: Brendon McCullum

An emotional New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum today wished terminally ill former skipper Martin Crowe, who is battling lymphoma, to "find peace in the time left for him".

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Terminally ill Martin Crowe braced for `last` match
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Terminally ill Martin Crowe braced for `last` match

Terminally ill Martin Crowe admits that Sunday`s World Cup final between his beloved New Zealand and Australia could be the last game he`ll ever see.

New Zealand will have to dig deep against Australia: Martin Crowe
New Zealand will have to dig deep against Australia: Martin Crowe

With New Zealand at the cusp of World Cup glory, former captain Martin Crowe has said the Black Caps will have to dig deep into their resources if they have to beat Australia as it will be a "high emotion" title clash between the trans-Tasman rivals.

ICC WC 2015: OMG! Martin Crowe hails `courageous` Matrin Guptill
ICC WC 2015: OMG! Martin Crowe hails `courageous` Matrin Guptill

New Zealand great Martin Crowe on Monday praised Martin Guptill`s record-breaking World Cup feats after helping the batsman reinvent himself late in his career.

Cricket World cup 2015: New Zealand`s World Cup semi-final heartbreak
Cricket World cup 2015: New Zealand`s World Cup semi-final heartbreak

New Zealand will hope it`s a case of seventh time lucky when they face South Africa at Auckland`s Eden Park on Tuesday, as all six of their previous World Cup semi-finals have ended in defeat.

Chris Gayle's 'welcome' gesture made me laugh: Martin Guptill
Chris Gayle's 'welcome' gesture made me laugh: Martin Guptill

New Zealand batsman Martin Guptill on Saturday said he was amused at West Indies opener Chris Gayle's 'welcome to the 200 league' gesture after cracking a whirlwind knock of 237 runs in a cricket World Cup quarter-final here.

Rohit Sharma is a beautiful player: Martin Crowe
Rohit Sharma is a beautiful player: Martin Crowe

Impressed with Rohit Sharma's match-winning ton against Bangladesh, former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe said that the top-order batsman is a beautiful player who did the basics right at the SCG.

Fast, accurate swing bowling will be key to India: Martin Crowe
Fast, accurate swing bowling will be key to India: Martin Crowe

New Zealand great Martin Crowe says fast and accurate swing bowling will be the key to the "smoothly flowing" Indian cricket team's fortunes as it prepares to enter the knockout stage of the ongoing cricket World Cup.

Martin Crowe was a like a Grand Master and I was his chess piece in 1992, says Gavin Larsen
Martin Crowe was a like a Grand Master and I was his chess piece in 1992, says Gavin Larsen

Gavin Larsen says if he could rein in the batsmen of 1990s era even with his military medium pace it was because of his skipper Martin Crowe's tremendous leadership style and his faith in the bowlers.

Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif
Current ODI rules make it too easy for batsmen: Rashid Latif

Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has made a strong plea to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to revise the fielding restrictions rule in One-day Internationals in a bid to stop devaluation of former greats' achievements.

Pakistan will take the win but we need to get better: Waqar Younis
Pakistan will take the win but we need to get better: Waqar Younis

Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has seen this trajectory before.

Terminally ill Martin Crowe `honoured` by Hall of Fame award
Terminally ill Martin Crowe `honoured` by Hall of Fame award

New Zealand great Martin Crowe was inducted into Cricket`s Hall of Fame on Saturday, the terminally ill former batsman describing it as a "great honour" and prompting a standing ovation from 40,000 fans at Eden Park.

World Cup 2015: Martin Crowe to be inducted in ICC Cricket Hall of Fame
World Cup 2015: Martin Crowe to be inducted in ICC Cricket Hall of Fame

New Zealand great Martin Crowe will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during the World Cup match between New Zealand and Australia at Eden Park, here on Saturday.

 Stricken Martin Crowe promises to cheer on Black Caps
Stricken Martin Crowe promises to cheer on Black Caps

New Zealand great Martin Crowe has vowed not even life-threatening cancer will stop him from being among an expected capacity crowd at Auckland`s Eden Park on Saturday to watch the Black Caps face Australia in an eagerly-anticipated World Cup clash.

David Warner's 'thuggish' behaviour has gone too far: Martin Crowe
David Warner's 'thuggish' behaviour has gone too far: Martin Crowe

Slamming Australian opener David Warner for his "thuggish" behaviour in recent times, former New Zealand captain Martin Crowe has said that it's time cricket takes a cue from football and introduces yellow and red cards for on-field misconduct.

Joe Root backs call for yellow cards to curb misbehaviour
Joe Root backs call for yellow cards to curb misbehaviour

Having been on the receiving end of Australian opener David Warner`s fiery temper, England batsman Joe Root sees logic in Kiwi great Martin Crowe`s call for a soccer-like card system to curb player misbehaviour.

Martin Crowe picks New Zealand vs South Africa World Cup final
Martin Crowe picks New Zealand vs South Africa World Cup final

Cricket great Martin Crowe has picked a New Zealand v South Africa final in the World Cup starting next month, saying Wednesday he was determined to follow the tournament after once fearing he would not live out 2014.