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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

Australia's Ashton Agar expects another run-fest in T20 tri-series final against New Zealand

Australian spinner Ashton Agar said on Monday that Eden Park's notoriously short boundaries mean another run-fest is likely in this week's Twenty20 tri-series final against New Zealand.

Feb 19, 2018, 13:28 PM IST

Martin Guptill scores 105 off 54, sets Australia mammoth 244-run target in fifth T20

The century took Guptill's international T20 career total to 2,188 runs, surpassing compatriot Brendon McCullum's 2,140, with India's Virat Kohli the next highest on the all-time list with 1,956.

Feb 16, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

NZ vs AUS, 3rd ODI: Ross Taylor, Trent Boult guide Kiwis to 24-run victory as black-caps clinch series 2-0

New Zealand wrapped up an eighth consecutive bilateral one-day series win at home, and move up the third spot on the ICC ODI Rankings.

Feb 05, 2017, 12:54 PM IST

Chappell-Hadlee Trophy: New Zealand recall spinner Ish Sodhi for third ODI against Australia

Selector Gavin Larsen thinks Seddon Park pitch can be spin friendly and for that reason Sodhi has been brought into the squad.

Feb 03, 2017, 14:31 PM IST

New Zealand vs Australia: Second ODI washout of Chappell-Hadlee trophy sparks Napier ground review

The washout on Thursday was the third time in four years that inclement weather has forced a one-day international to be cancelled at Napier.

Feb 03, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

Australia vs New Zealand: Second ODI of Chappell-Hadlee trophy abandoned due to wet outfield

New Zealand won the series opener by six runs in Auckland on Monday and a follow-up victory would see them regain the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy.

Feb 02, 2017, 13:42 PM IST

New Zealand vs Australia: Matthew Wade ruled out of ODI series due to injury, Aaron Finch to lead against Kiwis

Wade hurt his back preparing for the opening match in Auckland on Monday and missed the six-run loss.

Feb 01, 2017, 10:09 AM IST

NZ vs AUS: Martin Guptill ruled out of second ODI against Australia due to hamstring injury

Coach Mike Hesson said Guptill had suffered a minor hamstring strain while fielding and would sit out the next match in Napier.

Jan 31, 2017, 10:03 AM IST

NZ vs AUS: Matthew Wade named Australian captain for Chappel-Hadlee series after Steve Smith's ankle injury

Left-hand batsman Sam Heazlett, will replace injured Steve Smith in the series

Jan 27, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

NZ vs AUS: Australian Captain Steve Smith ruled out of Chappell-Hadlee series due to ankle injury

Smith expressed confidence that he would be fit to depart for Australia`s Dubai training camp ahead of the India tour beginning February 23 in Pune.

Jan 27, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

New Zealand vs Australia: Wicket-keeper BJ Walting ruled out of Chappell-Hadlee series due to knee injury

The 31-year-old will target a return in the Plunket Shield match between Northern Districts and Otago in Whangarei from February 25.

Jan 26, 2017, 11:56 AM IST

ICC World T20 2016: After stunning India, New Zealand seek to improve T20I record vs Australia

Black Caps are up against Australia, a side which has won four of their previous five meetings.

Mar 18, 2016, 10:18 AM IST

Brendon McCullum: Read what Kiwi legend has to say on his retirement

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum insisted the time was right to quit international cricket on Wednesday despite hitting one of his best innings just days earlier.

Feb 24, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

VIDEO: Watch Brendon McCullum's emotional farewell speech

Even though New Zealand lost the match by 7 wickets, McCullum's blistering knock was one of the highlights of the match.

Feb 24, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

2nd Test: Australia beat New Zealand to claim top ranking

The victory confirmed Australia`s superiority over New Zealand.

Feb 24, 2016, 07:45 AM IST

Brendon McCullum: Amazing facts you must know about Kiwi legend's final Test

While the fans wanted Brendon McCullum to leave on a high, little did they know what he had in store for them in his final Test.

Feb 23, 2016, 19:53 PM IST

VIDEO: SHOCKING! Josh Hazlewood's abuse of TV umpire caught on stump microphone

Hazlewood and Smith are likely to come under scrutiny from the match referee Chris Broad.

Feb 23, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

2nd Test, Day 3: Brendon McCullum gone for good as Australia scent victory in Christchurch

At the end of the third day New Zealand were 121-4.

Feb 22, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Brendon McCullum 'one of cricket's finest ambassadors, hails Vivian Richards

McCullum hit the fastest ever Test century, off 54 balls on Saturday against Australia.

Feb 21, 2016, 19:33 PM IST