close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Martin Guptill

Rohit Sharma surpasses Chris Gayle to become batsman with most sixes in T20Is

Sharma has been in a rich vein of form as he had scored five centuries in the recently concluded ICC Men`s Cricket World Cup and he finished as the leading run-scorer in the tournament.

Aug 04, 2019, 21:53 PM IST

Rohit Sharma just four sixes away from breaking Chris Gayle's record

Sharma currently has 102 sixes to his credit and needs four more to dethrone Windies batsman Chris Gayle from the top spot.

Aug 02, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

ICC backs Umpire Kumar Dharmasena's decision in 2019 ICC World Cup final

ICC, General Manager of Cricket, Geoff Allardice, noted that the umpires had to make a judgement call as to whether the batsmen had crossed when the throw was released. 
 

Jul 28, 2019, 18:23 PM IST

World Cup 2019 final was the best and worst day of my cricketing life: Martin Guptill

In the super over, New Zealand needed two runs of the final ball for the win, but Guptill was run-out, ending the over in a tie and leaving the batsman distraught. 

Jul 23, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

Lucky to get a direct hit: Martin Guptill on Dhoni run out

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill said that his game-changing run out of M.S. Dhoni during their 18-run semifinal victory over India was a "lucky" one.

Jul 13, 2019, 11:07 AM IST

New Zealand keen for families to play their part in World Cup campaign

New Zealand’s Cricket World Cup campaign is a family affair and head coach Gary Stead says it’ll remain that way even in the pressure cooker of the group stages. 

Jun 14, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: New Zealand defeat Afghanistan by 7 wickets

Despite the fall of wickets, New Zealand managed to bounce back as Williamson (79) and Tom Latham`s (13) 43-run stand took the Blackcaps over the line, securing their third consecutive win in the World Cup.

Jun 09, 2019, 01:46 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, Afghanistan vs New Zealand: As it happened

New Zealand defeated Afghanistan by seven wickets in the 13th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton on Saturday. The eleventh clash of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Sri Lanka and Pakistan was called off due to rain.

Jun 08, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

World Cup 2019: Sri Lanka skipper Dimuth Karunaratne calls for batting patience after New Zealand drubbing

Sri Lanka will lock horns with Afghanistan in their next clash of the mega event on June 4 at the same venue. 

Jun 01, 2019, 23:23 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: Confident Kane Williamson backs up the talk with emphatic New Zealand opener

Colin Munro and Martin Guptill both rattled off half-centuries in double quick time to help New Zealand boost their net run rate.

Jun 01, 2019, 22:52 PM IST

IPL 2019: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by four wickets

The win meant RCB ended what has been a forgettable season on a positive note, while SRH's hopes of securing a playoffs berth were kept on standby.

May 05, 2019, 00:31 AM IST

Martin Guptill eyes 'Net Gains': Facing Rashid Khan at training to prepare for Afghanistan World Cup clash

With David Warner, Jonny Bairstow, Rashid Khan and Shakib Al Hasan being the first choice foreigners and regular captain Kane Williamson waiting to get fit, Guptill will have to bide his time but he wants to make optimal use of it.

Mar 28, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson terms opener Martin Guptill's tally of back-to-back hundreds 'freakish'

Guptill scored an excellent century in the first match in Napier which the hosts won by eight wickets. 

Feb 16, 2019, 23:35 PM IST

Martin Guptill set to return for New Zealand, Bangladesh to miss Shakib Al Hasan

Guptill will undergo a fitness test on Sunday after which a final decision will be taken on whether he can partner Henry Nicholls at the top of New Zealand`s order.

Feb 09, 2019, 15:46 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

Rohit Sharma overtakes Martin Guptill as leading run scorer in T20Is

The 31-year-old Indian opener became the third batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20 Internationals, joining Guptill and Windies cricketer Chris Gayle.

Feb 08, 2019, 14:14 PM IST

Excited to test New Zealand's bench strength in India T20Is: Kane Williamson

With Martin Guptill ruled out due to a back injury, Williamson said some rookie players will be in action in the three-match T20I series against India.

Feb 05, 2019, 17:09 PM IST

Back injury rules Martin Guptill out of India T20I series

All-rounder Jimmy Neesham has been added to the squad as a replacement for Guptill for the opening T20I against India at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Wednesday.

Feb 04, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Injured Martin Guptill likely to be ruled out of fifth ODI against India

The 32-year-old opener aggravated his lower back while throwing a ball during the fielding practice at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.

Feb 02, 2019, 11:06 AM IST

Mohammed Shami becomes fastest Indian bowler to reach 100 ODI wickets

Shami's wicket number 100 was New Zealand opener Martin Guptill, who played onto his stumps a delivery that moved in after pitching on a good length.

Jan 23, 2019, 10:47 AM IST