New Zealand

England - beating New Zealand at their own game

In cricket things change fast. Heroes become villains just as quickly as the English weather changes and so villains turn into heroes.
22 June 2015

England win a rail-curtailed nail biter to take series

Jonny Bairstow played a terrific knock under pressure against New Zealand to resurrect England from the dead and help them chase down a revised target after a rain delay helping his team win the fifth and final One-Day International by three wickets (D/L) in Chester-le-Street to win the series 3-2.
20 June 2015

Thriller in the offing as teams battle for series victory - England-New Zealand 5th ODI preview

This series between England and New Zealand has already produced the most runs in a five match series in ODI history, and there is still one game to go. Who is going to clinch the series? Read the preview by Rob Johnston.
19 June 2015

England announce squad for one-off T20I against New Zealand

England have announced their squad for the one-off Twenty20 International match against New Zealand that succeeds the ongoing One-Day International series.
18 June 2015

England make short work of massive target to level series

Eoin Morgan and Joe Root hit blistering centuries as England recorded the biggest successful chase in all One-Day Internationals in England making short work of a massive target of 350 against New Zealand at Trent Bridge to level the series 2-2.
17 June 2015

England are dangerous on their day - Mike Hesson

New Zealand coach, Mike Hesson, impressed by England’s performance in the ongoing One-Day International series between the two nations, termed the hosts as a side that can be very dangerous on their day.
16 June 2015

New Zealand look to seal the series in Nottingham - England-New Zealand 4th ODI preview

New Zealand produced a calculated win against England in Southampton, displaying their hard won nous and experience to take a 2-1 series lead. Can they seal the series at Nottingham?
16 June 2015

Jamie Overton inclusion causes twin reunion in England ODI squad

Somerset pacer Jamie Overton has been named in the England squad for the final two One-Day Internationals against New Zealand thereby joining his twin brother Craig Overton who is already part of the squad.
15 June 2015

Taylor and Williamson help New Zealand chase down England's 302

Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor posted tons in a record third wicket partnership to chase down England’s 302 albeit with some late-game drama, helping New Zealand win by three wickets with an over to spare in Southampton going 2-1 up in the series.
14 June 2015

Teams look to surge ahead in Southampton - England-New Zealand 3rd ODI preview

If the One-Day International tomorrow at the Rose Bowl sees the same kind of spectacle we have witnessed in the previous two games, the Southampton crowd will be in for a real treat.
13 June 2015

Exciting run-fest at The Oval goes New Zealand way

Ross Taylor clobbered a scintillating unbeaten century to help New Zealand pile 398 and stave off a record-breaking chase from England partially hampered by rain, helping New Zealand take the game by 13 runs (D/L) at The Oval in the second One-Day International to level the series 1-1.
12 June 2015

Corey Anderson ruled out of England tour

New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson will take no further part in his side's ongoing tour of England after sustaining a back injury.
12 June 2015

England aim to back up Edgbaston heroics - England-New Zealand 2nd ODI preview

Few expected to see such an instant and dramatic manifestation of this new style of play when England played New Zealand at Edgbaston. Rob Johnston previews the second ODI at The Oval.
11 June 2015

England exorcise World Cup ghosts with scintillating win

Jos Buttler and Joe Root scored England’s second and fourth fastest One-Day International centuries to help their team demolish New Zealand by 210 runs in Birmingham.
9 June 2015

Basin Reserve to host One-Day International game after 11 years

The Basin Reserve in Wellington is close to staging its first One-Day International game in 11 years after Cricket Wellington authorities reached an agreement with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Monday.
8 June 2015

Tough challenge for England's latest new beginning - England-New Zealand ODI series preview

The upcoming five-match One-Day International series against New Zealand, starting on Tuesday at Edgbaston, is yet another new beginning for England. Rob Johnston previews the series.
8 June 2015

Grant Elliott backs New Zealand to build on Test momentum

New Zealand's batting all-rounder Grant Elliott feels that the momentum from the Test series against England will give his side an edge when the two teams face-off in the One-Day International series that begins next week.
6 June 2015

Brendon McCullum hails New Zealand's fighting spirit

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum was all praise for his side after their 199-run win against England at Headingley on Tuesday.
3 June 2015

Alastair Cook rues wasted opportunity

England captain Alastair Cook regretted his side’s inability to save the second Test against New Zealand at Headingley - a feat that will have sealed the series for his side.
3 June 2015

England announce 14-man squad for ODI series against New Zealand

England selectors have announced a 14-member squad for the five-match One-Day International series against New Zealand which kicks off on 9th June at Edgbaston.
2 June 2015