2nd Test, Day 4: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...
2nd Test, Day 4: Pakistan vs New Zealand – As it happened...

Live updates from Day 4 of the second Test match being played between Pakistan and New Zealand at Dubai International Cricket Stadium.

Ton-up Tom Latham anchors New Zealand in second Test
Ton-up Tom Latham anchors New Zealand in second Test

Opener Tom Latham scored his second successive hundred to guide New Zealand to 243-3 on the opening day of the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai on Monday.

Pakistan vs New Zealand: Toss in focus for Misbah and McCullum
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Toss in focus for Misbah and McCullum

Rival captains Brendon McCullum and Misbah-ul Haq agreed Sunday that winning the toss would be important to the outcome of the second Test between Pakistan and New Zealand starting here on Monday.

Relentless Pakistan eye series win over New Zealand in Dubai
Relentless Pakistan eye series win over New Zealand in Dubai

Pakistan will continue to attack a hapless New Zealand with spin as they eye a series win in the second Test starting in Dubai from Monday.

Virat Kohli joins star Ambassadors for 2015 World Cup
Virat Kohli joins star Ambassadors for 2015 World Cup

India's Virat Kohli joins an elite list of star Ambassadors to provide neccessary support in the build-up to the ICC 2015 World Cup to be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand between February and March.

Brendon McCullum, Michael Clarke are the two premier captains in ODI: Stephen Fleming
Brendon McCullum, Michael Clarke are the two premier captains in ODI: Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming's six-year partnership with Mahendra Singh Dhoni at the Chennai Super Kings has been a successful one but the former New Zealand captain rates countryman Brendon McCullum and Australian Michael Clarke as better ODI captains at the moment.

Controversial Kiwi batsman Jesse Ryder gets World Cup lifeline
Controversial Kiwi batsman Jesse Ryder gets World Cup lifeline

Aggressive top-order batsman Jesse Ryder was passionate about rekindling his international career after he was thrown a World Cup lifeline by being named in a New Zealand `A` team for one-day matches in the United Arab Emirates next month.

Jesse Ryder not ready for New Zealand return, says Brendon McCullum
Jesse Ryder not ready for New Zealand return, says Brendon McCullum

Jesse Ryder`s blistering return to form may not be enough to get him rushed back into the international game, according to New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum.

Brendon McCullum to testify in Chris Cairns perjury trial
Brendon McCullum to testify in Chris Cairns perjury trial

New Zealand cricket captain Brendon McCullum said on Saturday he will testify against former teammate Chris Cairns in a perjury trial in London next year because he feels a duty "to protect the game".

Bad boy Doug Bracewell wins Black Caps reprieve
Bad boy Doug Bracewell wins Black Caps reprieve

New Zealand bad boy Doug Bracewell was handed a career lifeline on Wednesday when he was named in the 15-man Test squad to face Pakistan next month.

Brendon McCullum's lavish home sold for more than 3 mln-dollars
Brendon McCullum's lavish home sold for more than 3 mln-dollars

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum's splendid home located in Christchurch, the largest city in South Island, has sold for more than three million dollars.

CLT20 2014: CSK vs Lahore Lions - Preview
CLT20 2014: CSK vs Lahore Lions - Preview

Riding high on a comfortable win over Dolphins in their last encounter, Chennai Super Kings will look to keep the momentum going when they lock horns with Lahore Lions in the Champions League T20 here on Thursday.

Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns cleaning bus shelters to make ends meet
Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns cleaning bus shelters to make ends meet

In a sad turn of events and also what many would say his fall from grace, New Zealand's famed cricketer and once feared all-rounder Chris Cairns has taken to cleaning bus shelters and driving trucks for 17-dollar-an-hour salary.

Brendon McCullum - Key witness to Cairns perjury trial?
Brendon McCullum - Key witness to Cairns perjury trial?

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum may be a potential witness in the Chris Cairns perjury trial, according to reports. He was involved in a legal row to keep confidential material out of the public domain.

Brendon McCullum wants to hide Chris Cairns' perjury trial story
Brendon McCullum wants to hide Chris Cairns' perjury trial story

New Zealand cricket captain Brendon McCullum went to the High Court last night to stop the Sunday Star Times from printing a story on fellow teammate Chris Cairns' perjury case.

India vs England: Eoin Morgan grateful for `wondrous` IPL
India vs England: Eoin Morgan grateful for `wondrous` IPL

Eoin Morgan defended the Indian Premier League as he prepared to captain England in their lone Twenty20 international against India at Edgbaston on Sunday.

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson extends contract
New Zealand coach Mike Hesson extends contract

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson signed a two-year contract extension on Wednesday in a major vote of confidence for the young Black Caps` mentor.

New Zealand beat Windies by 12 runs in first Twenty20

New Zealand relied on their two most experienced batsmen to defeat the West Indies by 12 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis scoring method in the rain-affected first T20 International at Windsor Park to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series.

Rain hits as West Indies struggle against New Zealand

New Zealand were pressing for a series-clinching victory with the West Indies struggling at 72 for three after being set a victory target of 308 when rain brought an early end to play before lunch on the last day of the third and final Test at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Monday.