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India's ODI record at Napier's McLean Park against New Zealand

While India will be brimming with confidence after clinching their first-ever bilateral Test and ODI series in Australia, New Zealand too will head into the upcoming series following a 3-0 clean sweep of Sri Lanka. 

Jan 22, 2019, 14:39 PM IST

New Zealand cricket team refuses to tour Pakistan citing security fears

"At the end of the day it came down to following the advisory and the security reports we had obtained," NZC chairman Greg Barclay has said.

Jul 31, 2018, 21:27 PM IST

New Zealand vs Pakistan, 1st ODI: Black Caps beat Champions Trophy winners by 61 runs

Captain Kane Williamson made 115 to lead New Zealand to 315-7 as they batted first after losing the toss. Pakistan were 166-6 after 30.1 overs when rain brought the match to an early end.

Jan 06, 2018, 12:22 PM IST

New Zealand vs West Indies, 3rd T20I: Colin Munro records third T20I ton, goes one better than Rohit Sharma

Munro set the third and last T20I ablaze as he reached his fifty off just 47 balls at Mount Maunganui after the Black Caps decided to bat against Carlos Brathwaite's men.

Jan 03, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

New Zealand allrounder Grandhomme to miss ODIs against West Indies due to father's death

New Zealand allrounder Colin de Grandhomme will miss the coming one-day international (ODI) series against the West Indies after the sudden death of his father, New Zealand Cricket said on Thursday.

Dec 14, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

'Unique' Neil Wagner wreaks havoc, says New Zealand coach Mike Hesson

Wagner took nine wickets in New Zealand`s innings win in the first Test at Wellington, including a career-best seven for 39 in the West Indies first knock.

Dec 13, 2017, 15:31 PM IST

Tim Southee returns to New Zealand squad for Hamilton Test

In a major boost to New Zealand, fast-medium bowler Tim Southee has returned to the 13-man national squad for the second Test of the two-match series against West Indies, beginning Saturday at the Seddon Park in Hamilton.

Dec 05, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Day of retirements for New Zealand: Black Caps lose Luke Ronchi, Jeetan Patel on same day

Earlier, wicket-keeper batsman Ronchi announced his retirement.

Jun 22, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

New Zealand's wicketkeeper batsman Luke Ronchi retires from international cricket

Ronchi went on to play four tests, 85 ODIs and 32 T20 matches in total with this month`s Champions Trophy match against Bangladesh his last for the Black Caps.

Jun 22, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

New Zealand's World Cup hero Grant Elliott confirms retirement from international cricket

The South Africa-born 38-year-old confirmed his retirement from the Black Caps after an awards night on Thursday.

Mar 31, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

Martin Guptill's heroics in ODIs won't earn him Test recall: New Zealand coach Mike Hesson

Hesson acknowledged Guptill's knock was "exceptional" but said the 30-year-old had already been tried at Test level and found wanting.

Mar 02, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

PCB chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq indirectly advices Misbah-ul-Haq to step down from captaincy

Inzamam advised that best man for the job is one who can lead team all three formats.

Jan 28, 2017, 13:41 PM IST

Too much of cricket can diminish its entertainment value, claims Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming accompanied by cricketer Brendon Mccullum and Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra.

Nov 11, 2016, 11:49 AM IST

India vs New Zealand: We are struggling for answers against Indian bowlers at the moment, says Trent Boult

Debutant medium-pacer Hardik Pandya led an inspired bowling attack on Sunday, rattling New Zealand who slipped to 48 for five and 106 for eight before Tom Latham and Tim Southee gave some respectability to the visitors` total.

Oct 19, 2016, 17:03 PM IST

India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 3: Rohit Sharma special helps hosts take complete control at Eden Gardens

Reduced to 91/5, the home team was rescued by Rohit and Saha, who had scored an unbeaten half-century in the first innings as well.

Oct 02, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

New Zealand supremo David White pitches for four-day Tests, two-tiers

The idea, first floated by former Australian captain Mark Taylor, has already won support from fellow Aussie greats Shane Warne and Greg Chappell, as well as England Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves.

Jul 19, 2016, 09:05 AM IST

New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott retires from ODIs

New Zealand cricket all-rounder Grant Elliot has announced his retirement from ODIs on Friday.

Apr 01, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

World Twenty20: Black Caps now favourites for title, says Kiwi media

The New Zealanders seized their place in the final four with a 22-run win over Pakistan in Mohali on Tuesday.

Mar 23, 2016, 08:00 AM IST

Kane Williamson: India are favorites to win ICC World Twenty20 at home

Williamson feels that India have too many match-winners in their side. 

Mar 09, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

Five facts about Daniel Vettori as he turns 37 today

Known as one of the greatest ambassadors of the sport, Vettori was in a league of his own.

Jan 27, 2016, 18:13 PM IST