Brendon McCullum, Mike Hesson honoured for New Zealand success
Brendon McCullum, Mike Hesson honoured for New Zealand success

New Zealand`s unprecedented success in reaching the Cricket World Cup final earlier this year has resulted in honours for captain Brendon McCullum and coach Mike Hesson.

Brendon McCullum vows to maintain aggressive style against England
Brendon McCullum vows to maintain aggressive style against England

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum was adamant his side would stick with their attacking approach to Test cricket come their series finale against England at Headingley starting Friday.

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.

Black Caps sceptical about day-night Tests
Black Caps sceptical about day-night Tests

 New Zealand`s top players are overwhelmingly against a proposal to play "day-night" Test cricket when they tour Australia this year, fearing it will "devalue" the game, the New Zealand Cricket Players Association said Thursday.

Sitting with Aussies last straw for New Zealand selector
Sitting with Aussies last straw for New Zealand selector

Bruce Edgar said Sunday that lack of support and having to watch the World Cup final sitting among Australia players` wives and girlfriends were factors in him stepping down as a New Zealand cricket selector.

Pair avoid jail time over Jesse Ryder assault
Pair avoid jail time over Jesse Ryder assault

Two New Zealand men who were involved in a bar fight that left former Black Cap Jesse Ryder in an induced coma were handed non-custodial sentences on Wednesday, reports said.

Brendon McCullum named New Zealand's 'Cricketer of the Year'
Brendon McCullum named New Zealand's 'Cricketer of the Year'

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum was named "Cricketer of the Year" at the New Zealand Cricket Awards here on Wednesday.

New Zealand's Kyle Mills follows Daniel Vettori into retirement
New Zealand's Kyle Mills follows Daniel Vettori into retirement

Pace bowler Kyle Mills has followed team mate Daniel Vettori into retirement from international cricket after New Zealand`s loss to Australia in Sunday`s World Cup final.

Daniel Vettori announces retirement from international cricket
Daniel Vettori announces retirement from international cricket

A day after his team ended up being the runners-up in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Kiwi legend Daniel Vettori announced his retirement from international cricket.

Brendon McCullum has no regrets as World Cup dream ends in defeat
Brendon McCullum has no regrets as World Cup dream ends in defeat

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum said he had no regrets after "one hell of a ride" at the World Cup came to an end with a seven-wicket defeat by Australia in Sunday`s final in Melbourne.

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.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Black Caps want World Cup fairytale for Daniel Vettori
Cricket World Cup 2015: Black Caps want World Cup fairytale for Daniel Vettori

Brendon McCullum on Wednesday conceded Daniel Vettori had probably played his last international innings on home soil, saying New Zealand were intent on giving the veteran a fairytale send-off in the World Cup final.

World Cup 2015: New Zealand letting thrilling semi-final win against South Arica sink in
World Cup 2015: New Zealand letting thrilling semi-final win against South Arica sink in

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has not really slept since his side`s semi-final win over South Africa on Tuesday while skipper Brendon McCullum wants to "stop and smell the roses" before the co-hosts turn their attention to the cricket World Cup final.

New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne out of ICC World Cup
New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne out of ICC World Cup

New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after suffering a foot injury, New Zealand Cricket announced Monday.

Cricket makes contribution for Vanuatu cyclone victims
Cricket makes contribution for Vanuatu cyclone victims

Following the recent natural catastrophe caused by Cyclone Pam which ravaged the island nation of Vanuatu, the International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday said it will offer support through charity partner Unicef at the next two World Cup quarter-finals.

World Cup 2015: Ross Taylor's form not a concern for Kiwis ahead of quarter-final against Windies
World Cup 2015: Ross Taylor's form not a concern for Kiwis ahead of quarter-final against Windies

Ross Taylor`s last innings against Bangladesh should have been a celebration for the 31-year-old right hander.

Cricket WC 2015: NZ won't curb aggressive game for knockout rounds
Cricket WC 2015: NZ won't curb aggressive game for knockout rounds

 New Zealand will not be shelving the aggressive game that has taken them through the pool stage at the World Cup unbeaten despite the stakes now being that much higher in the knock-out rounds, batsman Kane Williamson said on Monday.

ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand braced for Bangladesh challenge
ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand braced for Bangladesh challenge

Wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi warned New Zealand not to under-estimate fellow quarter-finalists Bangladesh when they meet Friday with the Asian side desperate for a win which could help them avoid facing champions India.

ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand put top side out against Afghanistan
ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand put top side out against Afghanistan

New Zealand have afforded Afghanistan the same respect they showed Australia for Sunday`s World Cup game in Napier, resisting the temptation to tinker with their line up after winning their first four matches.

World Cup revives a career interrupted for Grant Elliott
World Cup revives a career interrupted for Grant Elliott

Watching the 1992 World Cup got New Zealand`s Grant Elliott suspended from school but also set him on the path to a career as a professional cricket.