Ross Taylor in favour of easing bowlers' one-day burden
Ross Taylor in favour of easing bowlers' one-day burden

Ross Taylor may be averaging more than a hundred in the ongoing one-day international series against England but the New Zealand batsman has backed plans to redress the balance in favour of bowlers -- and has a suggestion of his own as well.

Ton-up Kane Williamson happy to play his way
Ton-up Kane Williamson happy to play his way

New Zealand`s Kane Williamson was happy to prove elegance and timing still had a place when batting in one-day international cricket with a brilliant century in a three-wicket win over England on Sunday.

2nd ODI: Ton-up Ross Taylor sets up New Zealand win
2nd ODI: Ton-up Ross Taylor sets up New Zealand win

Ross Taylor`s century laid the platform for New Zealand`s 13-run win under the Duckworth/Lewis method against England in the second one-day international at The Oval on Friday as the Black Caps levelled the five-match series at 1-1. 

Ross Taylor to go 'all guns blazing' in England ODI series
Ross Taylor to go 'all guns blazing' in England ODI series

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has expressed that he wants to be at his aggressive best when his side will take on England in the forthcoming one-day series beginning Tuesday.

1st Test, Day 2: Kane Williamson frustrates England
1st Test, Day 2: Kane Williamson frustrates England

Kane Williamson`s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day`s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord`s on Friday.

Five players to miss out on the Indian Premier League 2015

Five players to miss out on the Indian Premier League 2015

Ross Taylor's wicket turning point of World Cup final: Stephen Fleming
Ross Taylor's wicket turning point of World Cup final: Stephen Fleming

Former New Zealand skipper Stephen Fleming on Monday said the wicket of Black Caps batsman Ross Taylor was the turning point of the World Cup final between New Zealand and Australia.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Mighty Australians crush flightless Kiwis to win fifth title
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Mighty Australians crush flightless Kiwis to win fifth title

Australia on Sunday clinched the coveted ICC Cricket World Cup for the fifth time, thrashing New Zealand by seven wickets to provide a perfect farewell gift to skipper Michael Clarke, who played a key role with a 74-run knock in his final ODI appearance.

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 World Cup: Brendon McCullum, New Zealand`s multi-talented, muscular leader
ICC World Cup: Brendon McCullum, New Zealand`s multi-talented, muscular leader

When Brendon McCullum took over as captain of New Zealand in December 2014, the team was engulfed by dressing-room strife.

MCG holds no fears for Black Caps: Tim Southee
MCG holds no fears for Black Caps: Tim Southee

New Zealand seamer Tim Southee believes the Black Caps have the experience and the firepower to topple Australia in Sunday`s World Cup final in Melbourne.

ICC World Cup 2015: Balance and composure the keys to New Zealand progress
ICC World Cup 2015: Balance and composure the keys to New Zealand progress

The calm, assured manner in which New Zealand chased down South Africa`s imposing total on Tuesday to advance to their first cricket World Cup final is a hallmark of a team that has developed into a cohesive unit over the last two years.

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.

Mohammad Mahmudullah key for Bangladesh in last-eight, says Shakib Al Hasan
Mohammad Mahmudullah key for Bangladesh in last-eight, says Shakib Al Hasan

Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan believes in-form batsman Mohammad Mahmudullah could hold the key to a shock World Cup quarter-final win over defending champions India.

Cricket World Cup 2015, New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Preview
Cricket World Cup 2015, New Zealand vs Bangladesh: Preview

Bangladesh will seek to exploit New Zealand`s weakness against spin and halt the co-hosts` unbeaten run when the teams meet in the World Cup in Hamilton on Friday.

Guptill, rain save New Zealand, South Africa down Sri Lanka
Guptill, rain save New Zealand, South Africa down Sri Lanka

Opener Martin Guptill hit a fighting hundred before rain saved New Zealand`s shambolic batting against Zimbabwe while South Africa beat Sri Lanka in World Cup warm-up games on Monday.

New Zealand beat Pakistan to enter World Cup on a roll
New Zealand beat Pakistan to enter World Cup on a roll

 Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor both scored centuries as New Zealand completed their World Cup preparations with a crushing 119-run win over Pakistan in Napier on Tuesday.

Kane Williamson continues to grow in stature, Ross Taylor sets record
Kane Williamson continues to grow in stature, Ross Taylor sets record

Once again New Zealand showed their rise in class and supremacy after punishing Pakistan in the second and final ODI of the two-match series in Napier on Tuesday. New Zealand rode their way through star sensation Kane Williamson and senior player Ross Taylor as the duo helped the team to post a mammoth total of 369/5 in 50 overs.

New Zealand batsmen run riot against Pakistan
New Zealand batsmen run riot against Pakistan

Kane Williamson continued his golden run of form with his sixth one day international century as New Zealand posted an imposing 369 for five in their second match against Pakistan at McLean Park in Napier on Tuesday.