Wearing Phillip Hughes initials, Kiwi skipper Brendon McCullum creates record
Wearing Phillip Hughes initials, Kiwi skipper Brendon McCullum creates record

After days of tumultuous ordeals following the departure of Australian batsman, Phillip Hughes, one of his former team-mates talked with the bat and helped the cricketing world restore some sort of semblance.

Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Brendon McCullum blazes to 10th ton on sombre day in Sharjah
Pakistan vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Brendon McCullum blazes to 10th ton on sombre day in Sharjah

Captain Brendon McCullum`s blazing century gave New Zealand a brisk start on the second day of the third and final test against Pakistan in Sharjah as the death of Australian Phillip Hughes continued to cast a gloomy shadow over the match.

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.

Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns charged with perjury
Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns charged with perjury

Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns was charged in a north London police station on Thursday with perverting the course of justice.

McCullum disappointed at matchfixing leaks, has no regrets

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum says he has never been involved in matchfixing and is "very disappointed" his testimony to an International Cricket Council corruption probe had been leaked to the media.

Delighted to start with a win: McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum was "delighted" to start their ICC World Twenty20 campaign on a winning note but said a lot will depend on "luck" for all the teams to progress to the knockout stage of the tournament.

2nd Test: McCullum comes to rescue, slams 9th ton

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum once again played a spirited hundred-run knock to help his team to erase India`s lead on the third day of the second and final Test at Wellington.

1st Test: We`ve bowlers to take 20 Indian wickets, says McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum said he has bowlers at his disposal to take 20 Indian wickets after the Kiwis rode on the skipper`s unbeaten double century to take an upperhand in the ongoing first cricket Test, here on Friday.

McCullum says it was a great game but tie result rankles him

He is disappointed that his team could not seal the series on Saturday but New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum termed the third One-dayer against India as a "great game of cricket."

Injured McCullum out of Bangladesh series

A back injury has forced New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum out of the remaining two matches of the Bangladesh tour, officials on Sunday, adding that he will return home immediately.

Ross Taylor gets the axe as New Zealand captain

Ross Taylor has been sacked as the New Zealand captain amid reports of differences with new coach Mike Hesson.

Taylor to lead New Zealand in third ODI despite being hit by stomach flu

Captain courageous Ross Taylor is expected to lead New Zealand in Tuesday night’s third one-day international in Sri Lanka despite having been laid up in hospital last night (NZ time).

McCullum backs Taylor as New Zealand captain

Wicketkeeper-batsman Brendon McCullum has pledged support to New Zealand captain Ross Taylor after being overlooked for the position.