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Kane Williamson expects tough tour of India

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson believes the upcoming Test series against India will be one of the biggest challenge of his career in recent times.
13 September 2016
 

Cricket World Player of the Week - Dilruwan Perera

Sri Lankan off-spinner Dilruwan Perera bags the Cricket World Player of the Week award for leading his team to a historic series victory against Australia after winning the second Test in Galle by a massive 229-run margin.
8 August 2016

Kane Williamson to lead New Zealand in Tests

New Zealand's prolific batsman Kane Williamson has been announced as the skipper of the Black Caps in Tests and he will become the 34th captain to lead the country in any full international format.
28 April 2016

Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow named among five Wisden cricketers of the year

England cricketers Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow have been named by Wisden among the five Cricketers of the Year along with Brendon McCullum, Kane Williamson and Steve Smith.
14 April 2016

Williamson admits spin will play a significant role in ICC World T20

New Zealand Twenty20 International captain Kane Williamson has acknowledged the fact that spin will play a big part in the ongoing ICC World T20 tournament.
15 March 2016

How do you bowl at Kane Williamson?

Kane Williamson has a strike rate of 127.68 from 30 T20Is, higher than MS Dhoni, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Ross Taylor. In those 30 games he has cleared the rope only 10 times.
14 March 2016

Test captain will be decided after ICC World T20 - Mike Hesson

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson revealed that the team management will take a call on the appointment of the captain of the Test side only after the completion of the ICC World Twenty20.
29 February 2016

Kane Williamson bags top honours in New Zealand Cricket Awards

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson received the top honours at the New Zealand Cricket Awards, including the 2015-16 Sir Richard Hadlee Medal for the Player of the Year.
25 February 2016

In-form Adam Voges breaks into ICC rankings top 10

On the back of his record run-scoring spree Australian batsman Adam Voges has now moved into the top 10 of the International Cricket Council rankings for Test batsmen.
16 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For his consistent and electrifying performances throughout the Twenty20 International series against Australia, India's Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
1 February 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his series-clinching eight-wicket haul for England in the third Test against South Africa in Johannesburg.
18 January 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Martin Guptill

For consistent performances in the limited overs series against Sri Lanka, New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 January 2016

Ashwin, Smith end 2015 at top ICC rankings

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and Australian skipper Steven Smith have ended 2015 as the top ranked bowler and batsman respectively in the International Cricket Council Test player rankings.
31 December 2015

Injured Lasith Malinga ruled out of New Zealand ODI series

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is set to miss the One-Day International series against New Zealand due to the knee injury that he suffered against West Indies in October.
24 December 2015

Kane Williamson claims pole position in Test rankings

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has climbed to the top of the International Cricket Council rankings for Test batsmen after an unbeaten century against Sri Lanka in the second Test.
22 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kane Williamson

For his resilient unbeaten century in the final innings, taking New Zealand to a five-wicket win in the second Test against Sri Lanka in Hamilton, Kane Williamson is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
21 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Adam Voges

For his unbeaten knock of 269 which came in just 285 deliveries in the first Test against West Indies, Australia’s Adam Voges is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
14 December 2015

ICC names Test and ODI teams of the year 2015

The International Cricket Council has announced the Test and One-Day International teams of the year captained by Alastair Cook and AB de Villiers respectively.
2 December 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler is the Cricket World Player of the Week for his scintillating knock of 116 not out in 52 deliveries in the fourth One-Day International against Pakistan in Dubai and taking England to a 3-1 series victory,
23 November 2015

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

For his swashbuckling centuries in both innings of the first Test against New Zealand in Brisbane, setting the platform for Australia's win, David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
9 November 2015