Martin Guptill leads New Zealand to 32-run win over South Africa in 2nd T20
Martin Guptill leads New Zealand to 32-run win over South Africa in 2nd T20

Martin Guptill hit 60 as New Zealand earned a share of the series by winning the second Twenty 20 international against South Africa by 32 runs at SuperSport Park on Sunday.

Kane Williamson to lead New Zealand on Africa tour
Kane Williamson to lead New Zealand on Africa tour

Batsman Kane Williamson will get another chance to prove his leadership credentials after being named New Zealand captain for limited overs series in Zimbabwe and South Africa next month.

Cricket World Cup: Grant Elliott forces South Africa to count cost of exodus
Cricket World Cup: Grant Elliott forces South Africa to count cost of exodus

Kevin Pietersen may be South African cricket`s most high-profile expatriate talent, but Grant Elliott`s World Cup showstopper left the Proteas once again cursing another of their lost sons.

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.

Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar
Well-deserved final for New Zealand: Sunil Gavaskar

Former Indian captain Sunil Gavaskar praised New Zealand for playing "outstanding" cricket throughout the World Cup, saying the Kiwis thoroughly deserved to be in the final after edging past South Africa in a battle of nerves at Auckland today.

AB de Villiers takes blame for South Africa blunder show
AB de Villiers takes blame for South Africa blunder show

Distraught South Africa captain AB de Villiers laid the blame for the World Cup semi-final loss to New Zealand on a string of costly errors led by his own failure to run out Corey Anderson.

ICC Word Cup: Cricket fraternity react to New Zealand's win over South Africa
ICC Word Cup: Cricket fraternity react to New Zealand's win over South Africa

Grant Elliott played a brilliant innings after making an unbeaten 84 runs to help New Zealand beat South Africa in an enthralling semi-final encounter of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at Eden Park in Auckland on Tuesday.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott dedicates win to long-suffering fans
Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott dedicates win to long-suffering fans

Johannesburg-born Grant Elliott dedicated New Zealand`s thrilling four-wicket win to long-suffering Kiwi fans after his undefeated 84 steered the Black Caps into a first World Cup final after six previous semi-final losses.

Cricket World Cup, 1st semi-final: New Zealand edge South Africa in nail-biting finish
Cricket World Cup, 1st semi-final: New Zealand edge South Africa in nail-biting finish

Johannesburg-born Grant Elliott hit a six off the penultimate ball to take New Zealand into their first World Cup final when they defeated the Proteas by four wickets in a rain-hit semi-final thriller at Eden Park on Tuesday.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott – New Zealand's new hero!
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Grant Elliott – New Zealand's new hero!

He might not be a big name in world cricket, but New Zealand batsman Grant Eliott played a scintillating knock against South Africa in the first semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2015 and guided the Kiwis to a 4-wicket win.

World Cup 2015, 1st semi-final: Brendon McCullum's writes innovative letter of excuse for Kiwi fans
World Cup 2015, 1st semi-final: Brendon McCullum's writes innovative letter of excuse for Kiwi fans

History will be up for grabs on Tuesday as co-hosts New Zealand take on South Africa in the first semi-final of the ICC World Cup 2015 in Auckland.

Players have grown up since 2011 'stoush': Brendon McCullum
Players have grown up since 2011 'stoush': Brendon McCullum

The ugly confrontation that marred New Zealand and South Africa`s 2011 World Cup quarter-final is unlikely to be repeated in Tuesday`s clash at Eden Park because the teams have `grown up`, New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum believes.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, 1st semi-final: New Zealand vs South Africa - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, 1st semi-final: New Zealand vs South Africa - Preview

New Zealand and South Africa clash in the World Cup semi-finals at Auckland`s Eden Park on Tuesday hoping to end years of pain and near-misses.

ICC World Cup, 1st semi-final: New Zealand vs South Africa key men
ICC World Cup, 1st semi-final: New Zealand vs South Africa key men

Key men ahead of the World Cup semi-final between New Zealand and South Africa at Eden Park in Auckland on Tuesday:

ICC World Cup: New Zealand and South Africa set for 'heck of a show' semi-final
ICC World Cup: New Zealand and South Africa set for 'heck of a show' semi-final

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson is promising a "heck of a show" against South Africa in their World Cup semi-final at Auckland`s Eden Park on Tuesday.

ICC World Cup: Cricket's big four set for tussles of highest order in semis
ICC World Cup: Cricket's big four set for tussles of highest order in semis

After more than a month of slugging out, the big four teams are left in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. New Zealand joined Australia, India and South Africa in the last four on Saturday. The co-hosts rode into a record breaking Martin Guptill's 237 run essay to beat the West Indies in the last of quarter-final match.

Cricket World Cup: Dharmasena, Kettleborough named umpires for Ind-Aus clash
Cricket World Cup: Dharmasena, Kettleborough named umpires for Ind-Aus clash

Sri Lanka's Kumar Dharmasena and England's Richard Kettleborough were on Saturday appointed on-field umpires for the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal clash between India and Australia in Sydney.

South Africa seek Cricket World Cup edge in New Zealand
South Africa seek Cricket World Cup edge in New Zealand

South Africa opens a one-day series against New Zealand on Tuesday looking to strike a psychological blow against the Black Caps ahead of the Cricket World Cup early next year.

Black Caps Ross Taylor, Adam Milne to miss South Africa ODIs
Black Caps Ross Taylor, Adam Milne to miss South Africa ODIs

New Zealand`s former skipper Ross Taylor and paceman Adam Milne will miss the upcoming one-day international series against South Africa because of injury, New Zealand Cricket said on Friday.