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Tom Latham ton puts New Zealand on course to take lead against Sri Lanka

The touring side, trailing 1-0 in the series after Sri Lanka won the opener in Galle, reached 196 for four in their first innings, trailing the hosts by 48 runs on a pitch offering sharp turn for the spinners.

Aug 25, 2019, 08:29 AM IST

Deja vu for New Zealand as they face Sri Lanka in second Test

In 2012, Sri Lanka hammered New Zealand by 10 wickets in the first Test in Galle.

Aug 21, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

Brendon McCullum was extreme, Kane Williamson has his own style: Ross Taylor

Kane Williamson’s captaincy is calm, sedate and calculated, and although his captaincy record is yet to match the laurels of Brendon McCullum, that he is one of the finest captains in the world currently can and shall not be undermined. 

Jul 03, 2019, 14:58 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

Ross Taylor: Man of the Match in Bangladesh vs New Zealand ICC World Cup clash

Taylor was named as the Man of the Match following his 91-ball 82 which helped New Zealand prevail in a thrilling clash against Bangladesh. 

Jun 06, 2019, 02:34 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: New Zealand edge past Bangladesh in a thriller

Bangladesh will next take on England on June 8 whereas New Zealand will clash against Afghanistan on the same date.

Jun 06, 2019, 02:19 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019: New Zealand's squad and full schedule

New Zealand, who have made it to the semi-finals six times and the final four years ago, will definitely look to know how it feels to be a winner when they go into 2019 edition of the cricket's showpiece event.

May 27, 2019, 10:52 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2019 warm-up match: New Zealand defeat India by 6 wickets

Under overcast conditions, Trent Boult's (4/33 in 6.2 overs) incisive swing bowling was a test of technique for the Indian top-order batsmen and the Men In Blue never recovered from an early collapse, being bowled out for 179 in 39.2 overs.

May 25, 2019, 21:36 PM IST

Red-hot Ross Taylor can outshine Kane Williamson at ICC World Cup

Taylor has scored 2,892 ODI runs over those four years, placing him sixth in the list of most prolific batsmen headed by India captain Virat Kohli (4,306).

May 24, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

2nd Test: Ross Taylor surpasses Martin Crowe as New Zealand look to force win over Bangladesh

Taylor's 18th Test century and third double ton, moved him ahead of former New Zealand captain Crowe, who retired with 17 Test hundreds.

Mar 11, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

2nd Test: Bangladesh make inroads before rain returns in New Zealand

Williamson was on 10 not out, while Taylor was unbeaten on 19 after first Test centurions Tom Latham and Jeet Raval had been dismissed cheaply in bowler-friendly conditions.

Mar 10, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Ross Taylor overtakes former skipper Stephen Fleming as New Zealand's leading run-scorer in ODIs

He surpassed former skipper Stephen Fleming who was previously leading the run-scoring charts, having smashed 8007 runs in 279 matches, with eight centuries and 49 half-centuries in the kitty.

Feb 20, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Ross Taylor needs 51 runs to become New Zealand's leading run-scorer in ODIs

Fleming is currently leading the run-scoring charts, having scored 8007 runs in 279 matches, with eight centuries and 49 half-centuries to his credit. 

Feb 19, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

I was left heartbroken: New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson after not taking DRS on Ross Taylor's dismissal

Taylor was trapped by Hardik Pandya in the 11th over, leaving New Zealand reeling at 38/3 while chasing 253 for a win. 

Feb 03, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

I was not even 10 percent of Shubman Gill when I was 19: Virat Kohli

Shubman, whose batting is a mirror image of Kohli, is part of the India's U-19 World Cup winning team. He had scored 418 runs at the ICC event last year batting at number three to be adjudged the Player of the Tournament.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

Our focus is on how best we can combat Virat Kohli: Kane Williamson

Kohli, too, was not far behind when it came to acknowledging Williamson's achievements, calling his New Zealand counterpart as one of the best in the world. 

Jan 22, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Ross Taylor hails 'sensational' Virat Kohli ahead of limited-overs series against India

The 34-year-old New Zealand batsman has been in brilliant form in ODIs lately, having finished as the country's most prolific run-scorer in 2018.

Jan 21, 2019, 19:01 PM IST