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New Zealand

Joe Burns, Steve Smith dig in for Australia

Joe Burns posted his fourth Test 50 as he fought with captain Steve Smith to close in on New Zealand's 370 on Day Two of the second Test in Christchurch on Sunday.

21 Feb 2016 11:35 PM

Death toll from ferocious Fiji cyclone rises to 3

A curfew has been extended through Sunday and police empowered to make arrests without a warrant.

21 Feb 2016 12:06 PM

Brendon McCullum belts fastest Test century in 54 balls

Brendon McCullum belted the fastest century the world has seen on Saturday as he thrashed the Australian bowling in a landmark innings to celebrate his final Test.

21 Feb 2016 4:51 AM

Brendon McCullum slams fastest Test ton in 54 balls

The New Zealand skipper broke Viv Richards and Misbah-ul-Haq's record in his farewell game.

20 Feb 2016 12:03 PM

Smash or crash: The Brendon McCullum way

The cap may be tattered but the legacy Brendon McCullum will leave when he calls it quits is of glowing success, destructive batting, record-setting innings and reshaping the game.

20 Feb 2016 12:37 AM


Australia hammer New Zealand with a day to spare

Australia inflicted a crushing innings defeat on New Zealand with a day to spare in the first Test in Wellington when they dismissed the home side for 327 on Monday.

15 Feb 2016 11:58 PM

New Zealand in trouble after Adam Voges double century

New Zealand’s chances of avoiding defeat in the first Test ebbed away as Adam Voges completed a double century on Sunday and Australia’s bowlers claimed important wickets in the final session of Day T

15 Feb 2016 3:16 AM

Bowlers put Australia on top on Day One

Peter Siddle celebrates the fall of a New Zealand wicket on Friday. (Photo: AP)

13 Feb 2016 2:33 AM

Throwing sex toys 'wrong image' for New Zealand: PM

Economic Development Minister was hit in the face by a pink dildo thrown at him by protester during national day celebrations in Waitangi.

06 Feb 2016 10:40 AM

R Ashwin not happy with Indian television

The Indian spinner is surprised at no live coverage of Australia-New Zealand series in India.

03 Feb 2016 1:13 PM


New Zealand sorry over cash sound effect when Amir bowled

New Zealand Cricket has come down heavily on a stadium announcer for taunting tainted Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir during the third Twenty20 International here.

28 Jan 2016 5:43 AM

Henry Nicholls powers New Zealand to comprehensive victory

A solid 82 by Henry Nicholls followed by a ninth-wicket batting blitz carried New Zealand to a convincing 70-run victory in the opening one-day international against Pakistan in Wellington on Monday.

26 Jan 2016 6:03 AM

Video: McClenaghan injured after ball smashes through helmet grille

Doctors had confirmed a slight fracture to the eye socket and McClenaghan would undergo 'minor surgery'.

25 Jan 2016 12:36 PM

A flock of sheep stop a car of fugitives in New Zealand

The chase started when the car was pulled over for speeding and not having licence plates.

22 Jan 2016 12:34 PM

New Zealand dismiss downside of record 10-wicket win

'You don't really want to get out to give other people a go, do you '

18 Jan 2016 11:44 AM


Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi drops civil suit against Chris Cairns

'He's decided to bring the civil matter to a close and draw a line under it.'

16 Jan 2016 11:07 AM

Shahid Afridi stars in Amir’s comeback game

Pakistan outsmarted New Zealand by stifling their feared batting barrage to win the opening Twenty20 by 16 runs at Eden Park here on Friday.

15 Jan 2016 10:50 PM

Shahid Afridi heroics down NZ in Mohammad Amir’s second coming

Pakistan beat hosts by 16 runs in the opening T20 at Eden Park on Friday.

15 Jan 2016 4:55 PM

Auckland Classic: David Ferrer seals quarters spot

David Ferrer put last week’s Doha disappointment behind him with a comfortable straight-sets win in his opening match at the Auckland Classic on Wednesday.

14 Jan 2016 5:50 AM

New Zealand’s Munro, Guptill smash records and Sri Lanka bowlers

New Zealand blitzed the second Twenty20 against Sri Lanka in Auckland on Sunday with a whirlwind display by Martin Guptill and Colin Munro to set up a nine-wicket win.

11 Jan 2016 12:13 AM