Auckland

New Zealand's NBL to start new season on June 23

International Basketball Federation (FIBA) announced on Thursday that the player draft will take place on June 11, and will feature 84 players drafted in the event.
 

May 22, 2020, 09:26 AM IST

Indian comes from New Zealand to immerse dog's ashes in Ganga, performs last rites

Kumar immersed Lykan's ashes in Ganga and performed his last rites as per Hindu tradition. He also did a pind daan in the city of Gaya.

Feb 20, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

India vs New Zealand T20I preview, Auckland weather and Eden Park pitch report

India start their New Zealand tour with the five-match T20 International series at Auckland's Eden Park on Friday (February 24m 2020). While New Zealand have the upper hand in T20Is against India, having won eight of the 11 matches against India, the visitors are coming into the series following a morale-boosting 2-1 win over Australia in the One Day International series at home.

Jan 23, 2020, 19:29 PM IST

ICC announces 6 host cities in New Zealand for Women's Cricket World Cup 2021

The announcement of the venues for ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 was made at Auckland’s Kohimarama Beach. The announcement ceremony was followed by a game of beach cricket featuring Indian cricketer superstar Mithali Raj; newly appointed New Zealand women's captain Sophie Devine and teammates Suzie Bates and Amelia Kerr, and New Zealand men's team players Tom Latham and Henry Nicholls.

Jan 23, 2020, 12:55 PM IST

Auckland City declares a climate emergency

Members of Auckland Council's Environment and Community Committee voted to join a growing community of cities around the world who have formally and publicly recognized the urgency for action on climate change by declaring a climate emergency.
 

Jun 12, 2019, 12:40 PM IST

Rohit Sharma 2 short of becoming man with most sixes in T20Is

Gayle and Guptill are currently leading the charts, having hit 103 sixes in 56 and 76 T20Is at an average of 33.47 and 33.91 respectively. 

Feb 09, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Strange looking insect-like creatures puzzle social media, leave people guessing

After the finding Clerke took to social media platform Facebook and posted a video of the creatures asking if anyone knew about the creatures.

Feb 06, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

Auckland ushers in New Year with celebratory fireworks at iconic Sky Tower

The iconic Sky Tower of Auckland, which gives a panoramic view of the city, was illuminated and decorative firework was carried out from its top to usher in the New Year.

Dec 31, 2018, 17:13 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth goes down fighting in Auckland semifinals

Indian shuttler B Sai Praneeth went down fighting to second seed Jonatan Christie of Indonesia in the men's singles semifinals of the New Zealand Open badminton on Saturday.

May 05, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

B Sai Praneeth marches on, Sameer Verma crashes out of NZ Open badminton

B Sai Praneeth was the lone Indian left in the fray at the New Zealand Open Badminton Championship after he entered the semifinals of the men's singles event on Friday.

May 04, 2018, 17:40 PM IST

Badminton: Rohan-Kuhoo, Shivam-Poorvisha enter second round at NZ Open

The young Indian mixed doubles pair of Rohan Kapoor and Kuhoo Garg and Shivam Sharma and S Ram Poorvisha entered the second round of the USD 150,000 New Zealand Open Super 100 tournament here on Tuesday.

May 01, 2018, 16:09 PM IST

Day-Night Test: Root's late loss hurts England, strengthens NZ

Root, who received on-field treatment, was bounced again on the next delivery and caught off the glove by Watling to leave England in desperate trouble at 132/3, needing another 237 runs to make NZ bat again.

Mar 25, 2018, 15:18 PM IST

Stuart Broad becomes second English pacer to reach 400 Test wickets

Stuart Broad became just the second England bowler to reach 400 Test dismissals when he captured the wicket of Tom Latham on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand in Auckland on Thursday.

Mar 22, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Day-Night Test: New Zealand seek All Black magic against England

New Zealand's cricketers are drawing inspiration from images of Richie McCaw leading the All Blacks to Rugby World Cup glory as they head into their first home day-night Test against England on Thursday.

Mar 20, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Australia edge New Zealand in rain-marred T20 tri-series final

Australia were 121/3 in reply to NZ's 150/9 when play was abandoned after 14.4 overs, giving them a 19-run win under the D/L system. It is for the first time that Australia have become the No. 1 T20 team.

Feb 21, 2018, 16:03 PM IST

Auckland batsman Jeet Raval hits six off bowler's head at Ford Trophy

The ball had ricochetted off Ellis' head and went for a six over long-on. The umpire signalled a boundary, which was later confirmed that it had actually sailed over the ropes. 

Feb 21, 2018, 12:30 PM IST

New Zealand quick to bury T20 debacle as England loom

Martin Guptill described Friday night's loss to Australia as "disheartening" but quickly added: "We haven't really got a lot of time to dwell on it."

Feb 17, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

Australia chase down a record 244 to stun New Zealand in T20 tri-series

D`Arcy Short anchored a high-powered Australian batting order to produce the highest successful run chase in Twenty20 international cricket to beat New Zealand by five wickets in their tri-series clash at Eden Park on Friday.

Feb 16, 2018, 16:17 PM IST

Pakistan finally overcome Blacks Caps with T20 win

Pakistan crushed New Zealand by 48 runs in the second T20 in Auckland on Thursday to notch their first victory of the tour over the Black Caps.

Jan 25, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

A plane took off in 2018, landed in 2017. And it's a true story

Flight HAL446 took off from New Zealand's Auckland in 2018 and landed in Hawaii's Honolulu in 2017.

Jan 02, 2018, 23:43 PM IST