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New Zealand

Mohammad Javad Zarif defends Iran missile tests

Iran’s foreign minister on Monday defended the nation’s right to use ballistic missiles following a test last week, but offered no explanation for anti-Israeli messages reportedly written on them.

15 Mar 2016 7:05 AM

Martin Crowe, a batting great and T20 pioneer, dies at 53

Crowe also won plaudits for his captaincy in both the Test and one-day formats.

03 Mar 2016 12:00 PM

Time’s right, says departing Brendon McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum expected to wake up on Thursday feeling “a bit dusty”, hopefully with his cricket gear still intact rather than ceremonially burnt to a cinder and looking ahead to

25 Feb 2016 3:34 AM

Australia beat New Zealand to claim top Test ranking

The Steve Smith-led side's return to the top hit by controversy

24 Feb 2016 11:08 AM

Josh Hazlewood pleads guilty to dissent in umpire row

The team spokesman said there was no immediate word on a penalty for Hazlewood.

23 Feb 2016 4:07 PM

New Zealand city marks 5 years since earthquake which killed 185

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel said there was an incredible opportunity to reimagine and reinvent the city.

22 Feb 2016 11:32 AM

Did Adam Voges wear surgical glove

The Australian cricket team are understood to be fuming at a media report questioning whether Adam Voges was wearing a glove while fielding against the Black Caps on Day One of the second cricket Test

22 Feb 2016 6:35 AM

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