New Zealand

Dunedin Test in balance after Maharaj, Williamson heroics

Kane Williamson scored 130 while Keshav Maharaj registered a five-wicket haul as the first Test between New Zealand and South Africa hangs in balance with Proteas having a slender five-run lead with nine wickets in hand at stumps on day three.
10 March 2017

Williamson's knock give New Zealand slight advantage

Kane Williamson scored a fighting 78-run unbeaten knock as New Zealand went on to post 177 for three at stumps on day two in response to South Africa's first innings total of 308 runs in the first Test in Dunedin.
9 March 2017

ICC Women's World Cup schedule unveiled

The International Cricket Council has announced the schedule for the upcoming ICC Women's World Cup 2017 to be held in England in June and July.
8 March 2017

Dean Elgar's century leads South Africa fightback on day one

Dean Elgar led South Africa's resistance with an unbeaten century as they went on to post 229 for four at stumps on day one of the first Test against New Zealand in Dunedin.
8 March 2017

Lanning century guides Australia Women to series victory

Meg Lanning scored a brilliant unbeaten century to help Australia Women chase down 271 against New Zealand Women in the decisive third One-Day International in Mount Maunganui to seal a 2-1 series victory.
5 March 2017

Bowlers set up convincing series victory for South Africa

A collective bowling effort led by Kagiso Rabada restricted New Zealand to 149 runs following which Faf du Plessis led the chase with an unbeaten fifty as they sealed a six-wicket win in the final One-Day International in Auckland to wrap up the series 3-2.
4 March 2017

New Zealand recall Neesham, Patel for first Test against South Africa

New Zealand have recalled all-rounder James Neesham and off-spinner Jeetan Patel in the squad for the first Test against South Africa that begins in Dunedin next week.
3 March 2017

Satterthwaite misses world record as Australia Women bounce back to level series

Half-centuries from Beth Mooney and Alex Blackwell led Australia Women's chase of 254 runs as they sealed a four-wicket victory against New Zealand Women in the second One-Day International in Mount Maunganui to level the series 1-1.
2 March 2017

Guptill marathon powers New Zealand to series levelling victory

Martin Guptill made a stunning comeback with an unbeaten 180-run knock as New Zealand completed a chase of 280 runs with seven wickets in hand in 45 overs against South Africa to win the fourth One-Day International in Hamilton and level the series 2-2.
1 March 2017

Mike Hesson urges New Zealand to move on from massive defeat in Wellington

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wants his team to move on from their dismal performance against South Africa in the third One-Day International in Wellington where they were handed a 159-run defeat by the visitors.
27 February 2017

Satterthwaite unbeaten century help New Zealand Women chase down 276

Amy Satterthwaite scored an unbeaten century as she saw New Zealand Women through in a chase of 276 runs against Australia Women to win the first One-Day International in Auckland and take 1-0 lead in the series.
26 February 2017

South Africa bowlers back AB de Villiers blitz to secure massive 159-run victory

After AB de Villiers scored a brilliant 85 to take South Africa to 271 for eight, a collective bowling performance from the visitors dismissed New Zealand for 112 in the chase to complete a 159-run victory in the third One-Day International in Wellington to seal a 2-1 lead in the series.
25 February 2017

Morne Morkel included in South Africa Test squad for New Zealand series

Titans fast bowler Morne Morkel has made a comeback to the South Africa Test squad that will feature in a three-match Test series against New Zealand next month.
25 February 2017

Southern Stars recall Rachael Haynes for New Zealand series

Australia Women have recalled Rachael Haynes to the 15-member squad that will tour New Zealand for a three-match One-Day International series.
24 February 2017

Dominant bowling performance seals series victory for New Zealand Women

A collective bowling effort from the New Zealand Women bowlers saw them dismiss Australia Women for 66 in a chase of 114 runs in the third Twenty20 International in Adelaide to seal a 2-1 series victory.
22 February 2017

Ross Taylor slams century as New Zealand level series with a thrilling six-run win

Ross Taylor scored an unbeaten century and Trent Boult followed it with a three-wicket haul as New Zealand went on to level the One-Day International series 1-1 following their close six-run victory in the second game in Christchurch.
22 February 2017

Peterson hat-trick helps New Zealand Women level series with eight-run victory

Anna Peterson claimed a hat-trick in the 13th over to restrict Australia Women to 61 for nine in the chase after which rain allowed no further play possible leading to an eight-run victory for New Zealand Women in the second Twenty20 International in Victoria.
19 February 2017

Tahir spins South Africa to a massive 78-run win over New Zealand at Auckland

Hashim Amla's 43 ball 62 followed by Imran Tahir's five for 24 helped South Africa bag massive 78 runs victory over New Zealand at Auckland on Friday.
17 February 2017

Lanning, Villani guide Australia Women to 40-run win over New Zealand

Elyse Villani and Meg Lanning contributed with 73 and 60 runs respectively as Australia Women took a 1-0 lead in the three-match series after securing a 40-run win in the first Twenty20 International against New Zealand Women in Melbourne.
17 February 2017

Martin Guptill ruled out of initial part of South Africa series

New Zealand's opening batsman Martin Guptill has been ruled out of the early part of South Africa series due to a hamstring injury.
15 February 2017