Richard Hadlee

Richard Hadlee parts ways with New Zealand’s cricket board

Richard Hadlee parts ways with New Zealand’s cricket board

Due to a rotational policy implemented by the board, one of the two directors had to step down and Hadlee took the decision on behalf of the two-member panel.

Sep 01, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
ENG vs SA: Moeen Ali becomes first cricketer ever with 250 runs and 25 wickets in a four-match Test series

ENG vs SA: Moeen Ali becomes first cricketer ever with 250 runs and 25 wickets in a four-match Test series

Now going on the list of four-match series, Ali stands alongside former Kiwi paceman Richard Hadlee. They are the only two players to score more 250 runs and take 20 wickets in a four-match series. In fact, Ali's 25 wickets off the four matches is the highest ever in his career, thus rightfully awarded the Man of the Match award. 

Aug 08, 2017, 11:39 AM IST
SL vs IND: R Ashwin becomes fastest cricketer to achieve Test double of 2000 runs & 250 wickets

SL vs IND: R Ashwin becomes fastest cricketer to achieve Test double of 2000 runs & 250 wickets

He achieved his feat in the 123 over of their innings when he stepped out to smash Rangana Herath for a fabulous six over long-off. With that, he not only notched up his 11th Test fifty, but brought up 2000 Test runs.

Aug 04, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Richard Hadlee predicts keen contest between Australia, New Zealand

Richard Hadlee predicts keen contest between Australia, New Zealand

Kiwi skipper Brendon McCullum and Aussie opener David Warner have been involved in a verbal off-field battle.

Nov 04, 2015, 15:44 PM IST
Southee unconcerned about New Zealand's 30-year Test win drought in Oz

Southee unconcerned about New Zealand's 30-year Test win drought in Oz

Southee is looking forward to sharing the new ball with fellow quick Trent Boult.

Nov 01, 2015, 16:34 PM IST
Richard Hadlee pays tribute to `magnificent` Clive Rice

Richard Hadlee pays tribute to `magnificent` Clive Rice

New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee paid a moving tribute to former Nottinghamshire team mate Clive Rice on Wednesday, describing the South African as one of the greatest cricketers never to have played a Test match.

Jul 29, 2015, 10:53 AM IST
Richard Hadlee backs Black Caps to add to England`s woes

Richard Hadlee backs Black Caps to add to England`s woes

New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee has warned England that the Black Caps are ready to add to the hosts` woes in the forthcoming Test series.

May 18, 2015, 22:38 PM IST
Winning Cup will be New Zealand's finest moment in sport: Richard Hadlee

Winning Cup will be New Zealand's finest moment in sport: Richard Hadlee

Former New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee on Friday said that the Black Caps winning on Sunday against Australia would be the country's finest moment in sport.

Mar 27, 2015, 22:34 PM IST
Jason Holder has skills to lead West Indies: Richard Hadlee

Jason Holder has skills to lead West Indies: Richard Hadlee

Fast bowling great Richard Hadlee has given Jason Holder a ringing endorsement, saying he is impressed with the cricketing skills and leadership of the young West Indies captain.

Mar 20, 2015, 14:37 PM IST
India bowling coach Bharat Arun praises pacer Mohammed Shami

India bowling coach Bharat Arun praises pacer Mohammed Shami

India's speedster Mohammad Shami, who has claimed 15 wickets in just five World Cup games, has a bright future ahead of him that augurs well for Indian cricket, India’s bowling coach Bharat Arun said on Wednesday.

Mar 18, 2015, 19:21 PM IST
ICC World Cup: Mohammad Shami has been impressive, says Richard Hadlee

ICC World Cup: Mohammad Shami has been impressive, says Richard Hadlee

 India's pace spearhead Mohammed Shami on Monday received the biggest compliment in his two-year international career as one of the greatest fast bowlers of all time Sir Richard Hadlee termed the young seamer's efforts in the ICC Cricket World Cup "particularly impressive".

Mar 09, 2015, 19:50 PM IST
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.

Feb 28, 2015, 11:03 AM IST
ICC World Cup 2015: Richard Hadlee rates Aussies favourites against Black Caps

ICC World Cup 2015: Richard Hadlee rates Aussies favourites against Black Caps

Legendary New Zealand paceman Richard Hadlee believes Australia have a slight advantage heading into Saturday's World Cup showdown between the co-hosts because of their pack of power-hitters.

Feb 25, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Hagley Oval (Christchurch)

Hagley Oval is situated in Christchurch city's Hagley Park and has been hosting cricket matches for over 150 years. 

Jan 31, 2015, 04:03 AM IST

Richard Hadleee against sledging and abuse in modern-day cricket

New Zealand great Richard Hadlee feels there is no need to sledge and abuse in modern-day cricket.

Dec 23, 2014, 23:05 PM IST
No need for sledging, abusive language: Richard Hadlee

No need for sledging, abusive language: Richard Hadlee

Former New Zealand all-rounder Richard Hadlee criticised the highly abusive nature of some modern-day cricketers and stated that the game should not be played with a "combative approach".

Dec 23, 2014, 18:24 PM IST
Phillip Hughes: Selected eulogies, tributes

Phillip Hughes: Selected eulogies, tributes

Selected quotes from eulogies and tributes to Phillip Hughes on Wednesday as Australia bid farewell to the cricketer at his funeral in his hometown of Macksville, New South Wales.

Dec 03, 2014, 16:04 PM IST
New Zealand PM invites Indian cricket fans to 2015 World Cup

New Zealand PM invites Indian cricket fans to 2015 World Cup

With 100 days to go before the commencement of the 2015 ICC World Cup, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Friday invited Indian cricket fans to visit his country during the Feb 14-March 29 event, to be co-hosted by New Zealand and Australia.

Oct 31, 2014, 18:27 PM IST

Corey is `Big Money` player, me just a part player: Neesham

They have the same skill sets and both are integral part of the New Zealand team but all-rounder Jimmy Neesham knows that his "friend" Corey Anderson is already in the big league even as he tries to carve his own niche in international cricket.

Apr 12, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Cairns demands to see match-fixing evidence

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns went on the front foot over ongoing match-fixing allegations Sunday, and rounded on former teammates and high-profile officials, including the legendary Richard Hadlee.

Feb 09, 2014, 14:00 PM IST