New Zealand

Injury rules Tim Southee out of Test series against India

New Zealand pacer Tim Southee has been ruled out of the Test series against India after sustaining an ankle injury.
17 September 2016

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

India name full-strength squad for New Zealand Test series

The Indian selectors on Monday have announced a 15-man squad for the upcoming three-match Test series against New Zealand starting later this month.
12 September 2016

Mitchell McClenaghan to miss India tour

New Zealand pacer Mitchell McClenaghan will not be a part of the One-Day International series against India to be played in October after having failed to recover in time from his pelvis injury.
9 September 2016

Delhi ODI against New Zealand set to be postponed by a day

The second One-Day International between India and New Zealand to be played at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi on 19th October is set to be postponed by a day due to the “Karva Chauth” festival.
9 September 2016

Queens's Park Oval, Kingsmead receive warning from ICC

Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain and Kingsmead in Durban were handed official warnings by the International Cricket Council for the poor outfield conditions in the respective Test matches involving India and New Zealand.
9 September 2016

ICC abandons plans for two-tier system in Test cricket

The proposal of the International Cricket Council to create a two-tier system in Test cricket has been dropped after a discussion with the members in a two-day working group meeting in Dubai on Wednesday.
8 September 2016

Adam Milne doubtful for India ODI series

New Zealand selector Gavin Larsen hinted that fast bowler Adam Milne is unlikely to recover in time to take part in the upcoming One-Day International series against India in October.
7 September 2016

Neesham returns from injury layoff for India Tests

New Zealand all-rounder James Neesham has made a return to the Test squad for the upcoming tour of India after recovering from a back injury.
6 September 2016

Dale Steyn bowls South Africa to series win

Dale Steyn's five-wicket haul led the way for South Africa as they bowled New Zealand out for 195 runs after setting a target of 400 runs and secured a 204-run victory on the fourth day of the second Test in Centurion.
30 August 2016

New Zealand Cricket to continue day-night trials in first-class cricket

New Zealand Cricket will continue to trial day-night matches at the first-class level as announced in the 2016-17 domestic schedule.
30 August 2016

New Zealand strike back after batting collapse in first innings

After a relentless pace bowling display from South Africa bowled New Zealand out for 214 runs in the first innings, the Black Caps came back strongly to strike with six wickets, reducing the Proteas to 105 for six at stumps on day three of the second Test in Centurion.
29 August 2016

South Africa strike early after Faf du Plessis century

Faf du Plessis led from the front with an unbeaten century, taking South Africa to 481 for eight before declaring their innings following which New Zealand were restricted to 38 for three at stumps on day two of the second Test in Centurion.
28 August 2016

South Africa top-order stand firm on day one

Led by a fluent 82 from Quinton de Kock and fifties from Stephen Cook, Hashim Amla and JP Duminy, South Africa claimed the honours on day one of the second Test against New Zealand in Centurion by scoring 288 for three from 88 overs.
27 August 2016

Jesse Ryder ends Essex contract after calf strain

New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder has ended his contract with Essex County Cricket Club early and has returned home after a calf strain.
24 August 2016

CSA blames unseasonal rain for poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead

Cricket South Africa chief executive Haroon Lorgat has blamed the unseasonal rain in Durban for the poor outfield conditions at Kingsmead where the first Test between the Proteas and New Zealand ended in a draw.
23 August 2016

Outfield at Kingsmead ends first Test in draw

The wet outfield at Kingsmead has forced the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand to end in a dull draw after the fifth day’s play was called off without a ball being bowled.
23 August 2016

Soggy outfield leads to second consecutive washout at Kingsmead

Wet outfield conditions have forced a complete washout of the fourth day’s play of the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand in Durban.
22 August 2016

Overnight rain renders outfield unfit for play on day three

Overnight rain at Kingsmead in Durban left the outfield wet and unsuitable for play, eventually forcing the umpires to abandon play on the third day of the first Test between South Africa and New Zealand.
21 August 2016

Heavy rain intervenes after Steyn twin strikes

Inclement rain washed out two sessions on the second day of the first Test in Durban but not before South Africa speedster Dale Steyn struck twice to remove the New Zealand openers, restricting the Black Caps to 15 for two in 12 overs.
20 August 2016