New Zealand cricket

Dead parrot leads to Bracewell's conviction

New Zealand fast bowler Doug Bracewell is sentenced to 100 hours of community service after pleading guilty to drink-driving after dogs ate his pet parrot.

April 4, 2017
April 4, 2017

NZ's 'Two-Metre Peter' retires after 16-year career

Former New Zealand batsman Peter Fulton retired on Tuesday after a 16-year first-class career that was highlighted by two stints in the international arena.

March 31, 2017
March 31, 2017

NZ’s World Cup hero Elliott quits internationals

Grant Elliott, who smashed a six off South Africa paceman Dale Steyn to put New Zealand into their maiden World Cup final in 2015, has confirmed his retirement from international cricket after...

January 7, 2017
January 7, 2017

Soumya laments untimely dismissal

It was pleasing to see Soumya Sarkar hitting some sort of form in the second T20 International against New Zealand at the Bay Oval on Friday.

March 18, 2016
March 18, 2016

Rain threat looms as hardened NZ face Australia

Australia and New Zealand reconnect in the shortest format in the Super Ten match of ICC World T20 at Dharamsala and the stakes are almost as high as the altitude.

March 15, 2016
March 15, 2016

Heartthrobs brace up to battle heavyweights

New Zealand lock horns with India in the first match of Super 10 round of ICC World T20 at Nagpur.

February 6, 2016
February 6, 2016

Warner, Marsh ace Australia's 282 chase

Australia wrestles back into the Chappell-Hadlee series with a four-wicket victory over New Zealand in the 2nd ODI in Wellington.

January 17, 2016
January 17, 2016

Guptill, Williamson smash Pakistan with record stand

Kane Williamson and Martin Guptill combine in a clinical display of poise and timing on their 171-run opening stand, the highest ever for T20Is, to chase Pakistan's 168.

April 26, 2015
April 26, 2015

Best 7 matches at Mirpur

Let’s revisit the best seven ODI matches at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium when Bangladesh cricket and the country itself saluted the sweet taste of success.

March 31, 2015
March 31, 2015

Vettori announces his retirement

Daniel Vettori has confirmed his retirement from international cricket, declaring that the World Cup final against Australia was his last game for New Zealand.

March 29, 2015
March 29, 2015

McCullum, 1st skipper to score duck in CWC final

Brendon McCullum becomes the first captain to be dismissed for a duck in the world cup finals' history, an awkward distinction for the Kiwi skipper.