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New Zealand's Tom Latham suffers finger injury, doubtful for World Cup opener

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 in England and Wales. 

May 18, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Facebook restricts Live feature, White House snubs call for New Zealand shooting response

Washington declined to send a delegation to the meeting hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron.

May 16, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

New Zealand begins inquiry into Christchurch's mosques massacre

New Zealand`s Royal Commission inquiry will look into the suspected gunman`s activities, use of social media and international connections.

May 13, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

Steve Smith has got his timing and class back: Aaron Finch

With the likes of Smith, Warner and Mitchell Starc in the line-up, the skipper is confident that they will regain the trophy as most of them know what it takes to win one. 

May 10, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Cricket Australia reveals 2019-20 summer schedule

It will also be the first time since January 1994 that no international game will be played on Australia Day -- January 26. 

May 07, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Former West Indies batsman Seymour Nurse passes away

Former West Indies batsman Seymour Nurse has recently passed away following a  prolonged illness. He was 85. 

May 07, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

We look at workload as our team is a little older than others: Chennai coach Stephen Fleming

The former New Zealand captain said that his team does not wish to complicate things going into the playoffs of the Indian Premier League.

May 04, 2019, 18:34 PM IST

New Zealand Open: India's campaign ends as HS Prannoy bows out

With Prannoy's exit, India's campaign at New Zealand Open has also folded. 

May 03, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

New Zealand Open: Shuttler HS Prannoy eyes semi-final berth

Prannoy from New Delhi is now all set to meet 2018 Asian Games bronze-medallist Tsuneyama.

May 03, 2019, 10:27 AM IST

Michael Leitch: From 'the foreign kid' to captain of Japan's national rugby team

Now 30, Leitch is a Japanese citizen and the face of Japanese rugby. As captain of the national team, he`ll lead the Brave Blossoms when Japan hosts the Rugby World Cup in September and October.

Apr 25, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern says no intelligence linking Sri Lanka attacks to Christchurch

Ruwan Wijewardene told parliament that an initial investigation had revealed the bombings on churches and hotels had been carried out in revenge for deadly shootings in two New Zealand mosques.

Apr 24, 2019, 06:22 AM IST

IPL 2019: Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson to miss Chennai clash after grandmother's death

Hyderabad are currently standing at the fourth spot in the eight-team IPL point table, with five wins from nine games they have played so far. 

Apr 23, 2019, 17:05 PM IST

'Surprised' Bangladesh rookie Abu Jayed eyes playing XI in World Cup

The 25-year-old has also shown strong form in an ongoing domestic 50-over tournament (DPL) and has taken nine wickets in his last five matches to strengthen his claim for a place in the World Cup squad.

Apr 17, 2019, 19:02 PM IST

In a first, BCCI selectors given data analytics presentation before World Cup squad meeting

It is learnt that the selectors were shown England's playing XI in various home conditions and what exactly worked for the winning sides -- home or opposition. 

Apr 16, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Came close to quitting cricket due to form, injuries: Jimmy Neesham

The 28-year-old, who has played 12 Tests, 49 ODIs and 15 T20 Internationals for New Zealand, was named in the 15-man squad that the Black Caps recently announced for the ODI showpiece starting May 30 in the United Kingdom.

Apr 05, 2019, 15:45 PM IST

New Zealand massacre suspect charged with 49 more mosque murders

Tarrant, who was charged with one murder a day after the shooting attack, was also charged with 39 attempted murders on Friday.

Apr 05, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Wicketkeeper Tom Blundell called from wilderness into New Zealand World Cup squad

The 28-year-old Blundell has played just two tests, making a century on debut, and three Twenty20 internationals for New Zealand, but will serve as a backup to Tom Latham for the May 30-July 14 tournament in England and Wales.

Apr 03, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

India retain ICC Test Championship mace for third consecutive year

A top place finish was never in doubt for India, led by Kohli, the number one Test batsman in the world while New Zealand’s consistent performances over the past year saw them climb to the 3rd spot. 

Apr 01, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

New Zealand women don headscarves to support Muslims after shootings

As Christchurch geared up for prayers at a park in front of the Al Noor mosque, where most of the victims were killed last week, women in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch posted pictures of themselves in headscarves, some with children in headscarves, too.

Mar 22, 2019, 07:12 AM IST

Man sacked, deported from UAE for 'celebrating' New Zealand mosque shooting

At least 50 people were killed and dozens wounded by a lone gunman at two mosques in Christchurch on Friday in what is the country`s worst modern mass shooting.

Mar 20, 2019, 21:41 PM IST