2015 WC: New Zealand police warns cricket players of 'honey traps'

The New Zealand police has warned cricket players of ‘honey traps’ that could be used to lure players ahead of the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup to be held in February next year.

Australia in trouble after rain washes out CT tie against NZ

The Group A ICC Champions Trophy match between Australia and New Zealand was on Wednesday called off because of wet ground conditions after a heavy downpour.

ICC Women’s World Cup: Lanning smashes ton in Australia`s easy win

Australia recorded a comfortable seven-wicket victory over New Zealand after opener Meg Lanning smashed her way to a 104-ball 112 in their ICC Women`s World Cup match here today.

New Zealand skipper dedicates victory to fans

Ross Taylor was quick to dedicate New Zealand`s first Test victory on Australian soil since 1985 as a Christmas gift to fans.

Openers propel Australia towards victory

Openers David Warner and Phillip Hughes gave Australia a strong platform for victory over New Zealand before rain ended play early on the third day of the second Test on Sunday.

Australia openers reach tea in Hobart run chase

Australia, chasing 241 for victory in their second innings, reached 72 without loss on the third day of the second Test.

Ponting fails again, Australia 136 all out

Ricky Ponting failed on his home ground as Australia were bundled out for 136 runs on Saturday in their chase of New Zealand`s first-innings total of 150 in the second Test.

Pattinson takes five as Kiwis crumble

James Pattinson took his second five-wicket haul in an as many innings to help dismiss New Zealand for 150.

Would be nice to get a ton in Hobart, says Ricky Ponting

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has said that it "would be nice" to break his run of 29 innings without a century at the Bellerive Oval, his home ground.

Unchanged Australia team for second Test

Captain Michael Clarke has resisted the temptation to play allrounder Dan Christian in naming an unchanged Australian team for Friday`s second Test against New Zealand in Hobart.

Relaxed Ponting has no regrets over captaincy

Ricky Ponting says he has no regrets about quitting the Australian captaincy and welcomes having fewer responsibilities.

Pattinson pace destroys New Zealand

James Pattinson shattered New Zealand to emerge as Australia`s latest fast bowling sensation.

James Pattinson guides Australia to victory in first Test

Australia crushed New Zealand by nine wickets to win the first Test before tea on the fourth day at the Gabba on Sunday.

Clarke century drives Australia to Brisbane lead

Michael Clarke rode his luck to score 139 and help steer Australia to a 132-run first innings lead over New Zealand with a total of 427 on the third day of the first Test on Saturday.

Ponting leads Australian fightback against Kiwis

Ricky Ponting, searching for an elusive century to save his Test career, led an Australian fightback on the second day of the first Test against New Zealand at the Gabba on Friday.

Confident Kiwis eye rare win over Aussies

Taylor said New Zealand were confident of winning their first Test in Australia for 26 years.

Michael Clarke hints at playing spinner Lyon

Skipper Michael Clarke hinted on Wednesday he is likely to play spinner Nathan Lyon and leave out one of Australia`s three fast bowling newcomers against New Zealand at the Gabba.

Wright has no concern about Australia`s fortress

New Zealand hasn`t won a Test anywhere in Australia since 1985, when Wright was part of the Richard Hadlee-inspired squad which won a series 2-1.

Fact box: New Zealand Vs Australia

Factbox ahead of the two-Test series between New Zealand and Australia.

New Zealand smell blood in Australian waters

The first match in their two-Test series begins on Thursday at the Gabba with Ross Taylor`s team brimming with confidence.