New Zealand unveil summer tour schedule
New Zealand unveil summer tour schedule

New Zealand Cricket on Thursday announced details of upcoming tours involving Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Australia, as the Black Caps seek to capitalise on their stirring run to the World Cup final.

AB de Villiers stars as South Africa win series decider against Kiwis
AB de Villiers stars as South Africa win series decider against Kiwis

AB de Villiers hit a rapid 64 which provided the momentum for South Africa to gain a series-clinching 62-run win in the third and final one-day international against New Zealand on Kingsmead on Wednesday.

South Africa bat against New Zealand in final ODI
South Africa bat against New Zealand in final ODI

South Africa won the toss and elected to bat in the third and final one-day international against New Zealand at Kingsmead on Wednesday.

Indian-origin man thwarts robbery attempt in New Zealand

 An Indian-origin businessman has thwarted a robbery attempt in New Zealand when he wrestled with a gun-wielding man at his store.

Australia, New Zealand firefighters to aid with US blazes

Australia and New Zealand are sending firefighters to help tens of thousands of US emergency personnel struggling to contain deadly blazes raging across the American West, authorities said Friday.

Indian, Chinese students top migrants to New Zealand

Students from India and China helped to drive a record net gain in migrants to New Zealand in the first half of 2015, the government statistics agency said on Friday.

Michael Hussey to lead PM`s XI in pink-ball match v New Zealand
Michael Hussey to lead PM`s XI in pink-ball match v New Zealand

Former Test batsman Mike Hussey will captain the Australian Prime Minister`s XI against New Zealand in Canberra in October under lights with a pink ball, Cricket Australia said Thursday.

Brilliant Hashim Amla century sets up South African win against Kiwis
Brilliant Hashim Amla century sets up South African win against Kiwis

 Hashim Amla returned to form with a century which set up a 20-run for South Africa in the first one-day international against New Zealand at SuperSport Park on Wednesday.

Indian-origin man pleads guilty to stabbing student in New Zealand

An Indian-origin man who stabbed a student to death in Wellington in May this year has pleaded guilty to committing murder, a media report said on Wednesday.

South Africa let slip their battle plans
South Africa let slip their battle plans

The South African cricket team management confirmed on Wednesday that detailed plans for their bowlers to use against New Zealand`s batsmen had been delivered to the wrong hotel room.

South Africa eye revenge for World Cup defeat against New Zealand
South Africa eye revenge for World Cup defeat against New Zealand

When it was announced that South Africa and New Zealand would play a one-day international series during the South African winter, the obvious marketing angle was that it would provide a rematch of the dramatic World Cup semi-final between the two teams.

1st T20: Hashim Amla guides South Africa to six-wicket win
1st T20: Hashim Amla guides South Africa to six-wicket win

Hashim Amla guided South Africa to a comfortable six-wicket win in the first Twenty20 international against New Zealand at Kingsmead on Friday.

New Zealand squandered a good start, losing seven wickets for 49 runs as they made 151 for eight in their 20 overs. 

Watch: Rare white humpback whale spotted off Australia’s Gold Coast!
Watch: Rare white humpback whale spotted off Australia’s Gold Coast!

To the excitement of watchers and passerbys, a rare white humpback whale was sighted north of Australia's Gold Coast.

New Zealanders get first look at new flag options
New Zealanders get first look at new flag options

New Zealanders were presented with 40 flag options Monday as the country moved a step closer towards voting on whether it wanted to change its national standard.

Zimbabwe spinners limit New Zealand total
Zimbabwe spinners limit New Zealand total

Spinners Graeme Cremer and John Nyumbu shared five wickets as Zimbabwe kept New Zealand to 273 for six in Friday`s decisive third one-day international at Harare Sports Club.

Tougher biosecurity checks in New Zealand

 Travellers arriving in New Zealand will come under greater scrutiny from later this year as biosecurity officials step up screening for pests and diseases.

Scott Dixon breaks track record to grab IndyCar Mid-Ohio pole
Scott Dixon breaks track record to grab IndyCar Mid-Ohio pole

New Zealand`s Scott Dixon shattered the track record Saturday to seize pole position for Sunday`s IndyCar race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

Indian community in New Zealand condemn witch doctors, demand probe

 Indian community leaders in New Zealand have called for an investigation into how the 'witch doctors' have been able to work in the country, while condemning local Indian media for allowing such practices to be advertised.

Zimbabwe look to build on India shock against Kiwis
Zimbabwe look to build on India shock against Kiwis

Zimbabwe plan to tap into the renewed energy that sparked a victory over India recently as they take on an under-strength New Zealand side in a three-match one-day international series that starts on Sunday.

Indian-origin food scientist gets international award

 A noted Indian-origin food scientist based in New Zealand has been honoured for his contribution in improving the quality, safety and processing efficiency of dairy food, a media report said on Friday.