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Jason Gillespie hails Ishant Sharma's desire to learn, improve and get better

New Zealand lead India by 183 runs at Lunch on Day 3.
 

Feb 23, 2020, 14:20 PM IST

India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Virat Kohli's team faces uphill task against Kane Williamson`s Black Caps in Wellington

While India will look to continue their unbeaten run in the World Test Championship when they take on the Kiwis in the first Test of the two-match series beginning Friday at the Basin Reserve, the Kiwis were thrashed by Australia in December-January.

Feb 20, 2020, 20:56 PM IST

India beat New Zealand in thrilling Super Over, take 4-0 lead in series

Chasing 14, KL Rahul started with a six off Tim Southee and that very much set the tone of the over. While Rahul (10) was dismissed off the third ball, Virat Kohli finished the game off with a boundary to the mid-wicket fence.

Jan 31, 2020, 18:20 PM IST

ICC announces 6 host cities in New Zealand for Women's Cricket World Cup 2021

The announcement of the venues for ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 was made at Auckland’s Kohimarama Beach. The announcement ceremony was followed by a game of beach cricket featuring Indian cricketer superstar Mithali Raj; newly appointed New Zealand women's captain Sophie Devine and teammates Suzie Bates and Amelia Kerr, and New Zealand men's team players Tom Latham and Henry Nicholls.

Jan 23, 2020, 12:55 PM IST

Bowlers likely to benefit after rain washes out Day 1 of New Zealand-Bangladesh 2nd Test

Play has been scheduled to start 30 minutes earlier on Day 2 to try and make up some of the overs lost on Day 1.

Mar 09, 2019, 10:43 AM IST

We learned from our mistakes in Wellington T20I against New Zealand: Rohit Sharma

The stand-in captain led from the front, scoring 50 off 29 balls to ensure a seven-wicket win for India, their first in a T20I on New Zealand soil.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:30 PM IST

New Zealand Cricket apologise after removing banner promoting sexual consent during 1st T20I

The woman holding up the sign stated that she and her friends were surrounded by multiple security guards with the experience an extremely 'uncomfortable' one. 

Feb 07, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

Former New Zealand pacer Ewen Chatfield finally retires at 68

Chatfield made the decision after getting "slogged" all over the park playing for his local club Naenae Old Boys in Wellington on Saturday.

Jan 27, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

6 wickets for 4 runs in 15 balls: Trent Boult records career-best figures

It was Boult's best figures in a Test innings, thus eclipsing his previous record of six for 32 which he claimed against England at Eden Park in March.

Dec 27, 2018, 10:53 AM IST

Wellington Test: Tom Latham's double ton puts New Zealand in control against Sri Lanka

Latham finished 264 not out as New Zealand were bowled out for 578, and holding a 296-run first innings lead, about an hour before stumps on the third day.

Dec 17, 2018, 11:53 AM IST

Spin conundrum for New Zealand ahead of Sri Lanka Tests

New Zealand are rapidly moving into preparations for their first Test of the two-match series against Sri Lanka next Saturday in Wellington.

Dec 09, 2018, 12:30 PM IST

Five things to know about day-night Test cricket

The first Test between New Zealand and England, starting at Eden Park in Auckland on Thursday, is the maiden day-night Test in New Zealand and only the ninth worldwide.

Mar 20, 2018, 11:01 AM IST

New Zealand add Martin Guptill to squad for first England Test

New Zealand have added experienced batsman Martin Guptill to their 13-man squad for the first Test against England in Auckland, a day-nighter which starts on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2018, 13:15 PM IST

3rd ODI: England hold nerve to beat New Zealand by four runs

The hosts were comfortably placed to chase down England's 234 but spinners Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid took five wickets for 23 runs between them in the space of 41 balls to turn it around.

Mar 03, 2018, 15:31 PM IST

Kane Williamson fires New Zealand to T20 win over England

Williamson top-scored with 72 from 46 balls and opener Martin Guptill contributed 65 as the Black Caps battled to a 12-run victory.

Feb 13, 2018, 17:28 PM IST

Cyclone wreaks havoc in Tonga's capital, parliament flattened, homes wrecked

Tonga's neighbours scrambled to deliver emergency relief on Tuesday after Cyclone Gita tore across the Pacific island nation in the middle of the night, flattening the parliament, tearing roofs off homes and causing widespread flooding.

Feb 13, 2018, 10:17 AM IST

New Zealand rest Trent Boult for final Pakistan ODI

Boult, who took 1/73 as the Kiwis beat Pakistan to go 4-0 up in the ODI series at Hamilton on Tuesday, will miss the final match here on Friday and the opening T20 on Monday.

Jan 18, 2018, 21:08 PM IST

West Indies captain Jason Holder suspended for second New Zealand Test

Holder, 26, will miss the second test in Hamilton and has also been fined 60 percent of his match fee while his team mates incurred a 30 percent fine after West Indies were charged with the over-rate offence following their innings and 67 runs defeat in Wellington.

Dec 05, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st Test: New Zealand humiliate West Indies and lead 1-0, on Day 4

The visitors were dismissed for 319 in their second innings after they had conceded a 386-run first innings deficit to the hosts at the Basin Reserve in Wellington.

Dec 04, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Ashes exile Ben Stokes fails with bat for Canterbury

Stokes is currently banned from international cricket, while British authorities probe his alleged involvement in a late-night fight outside a Bristol nightclub.

Dec 03, 2017, 18:22 PM IST