New Zealand

Mark Craig replaces injured Mitchell Santner for first Test against Australia

New Zealand off-spinner Mark Craig has been named as the replacement for all-rounder Mitchell Santner, who has been ruled out of the first Test against Australia in Wellington with a foot injury.
9 February 2016

McCullum signs off from ODIs with Chappell-Hadlee trophy win

Brendon McCullum had the perfect farewell from the One-Day International format as the New Zealand bowlers bundled out Australia for 191 in a chase of 247 runs in the third game in Hamilton to complete a 2-1 series victory and thereby retain the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy.
8 February 2016

Joel Paris replaces Kane Richardson for final ODI against New Zealand

Left-arm-pacer Joel Paris will join the Australian squad ahead of the third One-Day International against New Zealand in Hamilton after replacing the injured Kane Richardson.
7 February 2016

Marsh, Hastings steer Australia home after middle order collapse

Mitchell Marsh and John Hastings put on an unbeaten 86-run stand for the seventh wicket as Australia chased down 282 against New Zealand with four wickets in hand in the second One-Day International in Wellington.
6 February 2016

Zampa to make ODI debut, Khawaja returns to XI

The Australian selectors have picked Usman Khawaja in place of Shaun Marsh while leg-spinner Adam Zampa has been drafted in for the injured James Faulkner for the second One-Day International against New Zealand in Wellington.
5 February 2016

Henry Nicholls replaces Ross Taylor for first Test against Australia

Injured New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has been ruled out of the upcoming first Test against Australia with the selectors opting to pick Henry Nicholls as a replacement.
5 February 2016

South Africa, New Zealand register comprehensive wins in play-off quarter-finals

South Africa and New Zealand handed comprehensive defeats to Ireland and Scotland in their respective ninth place play-off quarter-final matches in the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
4 February 2016

Darren Lehmann set to rejoin Australia in New Zealand

Australian coach Darren Lehmann is expected to join his team in New Zealand during the ongoing One-Day International series nearly two weeks after being diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis.
4 February 2016

Hamstring injury ends James Faulkner's New Zealand tour

Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has been ruled out of the ongoing tour of New Zealand after sustaining a hamstring injury during the first One-Day International in Auckland.
3 February 2016

Henry, Boult spells complete emphatic 159-run win for New Zealand

Trent Boult and Matt Henry bowled devastating spells to dismiss the top six Australian batsmen inside nine overs ensuring a massive 159-run victory for New Zealand in the first One-Day International in Auckland and take a 1-0 lead in the series.
3 February 2016

Brendon McCullum goes past 6000 ODI runs

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has crossed the milestone of 6000 ODI runs during his 29-ball knock of 44 runs in the first One-Day International against Australia in Auckland.
3 February 2016

Michael Clarke's comeback plan surprises Brendon McCullum

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has expressed his surprise at former Australian skipper Michael Clarke announcing plans for making a comeback.
3 February 2016

Australia leave out Usman Khawaja for Auckland ODI

Australia have decided to drop their inform batsman Usman Khawaja for the opening game of the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy which is scheduled to be played in Auckland on Wedneday.
2 February 2016

India continue winning march while New Zealand, Afghanistan register first wins

India secured the top position in Group D of the ICC Under-19 World Cup after demolishing Nepal on the back of a strong batting performance while New Zealand and Afghanistan won their respective encounters to register their first win in the tournament.
1 February 2016

Nathan McCullum, Southee return to World T20 squad

New Zealand have included off-spinner Nathan McCullum and fast bowler Tim Southee in the 15-man squad for the ICC World Twenty20 tournament to be held in India.
1 February 2016

Guptill, Williamson fifties give New Zealand 2-0 series victory in a thriller

Fluent fifties from Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson ensured that New Zealand secured a nervous three-wicket victory over Pakistan in the rain-interrupted second One-Day International in Auckland by chasing down a D/L revised target of 263 runs with just two balls to spare thereby claiming a 2-0 series victory.
31 January 2016

India, Nepal advance to quarterfinals with comprehensive wins

India and Nepal booked their berth in the quarterfinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh with back-to-back convincing victories in their Group D encounters by handing New Zealand and Ireland respectively their second consecutive defeats in the tournament.
30 January 2016

Brendon McCullum returns for Chappell-Hadlee Trophy

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum is all set to make a return from a back injury and lead the Black Caps in the upcoming One-Day International series against Australia.
30 January 2016

McClenaghan unavailable for Australia ODIs

New Zealand fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan will need more time to recover from his eye injury and as such he will not take part in the upcoming One-Day International series against Australia.
28 January 2016

India survive Ireland scare, Nepal stun New Zealand

Joshua Little and Rory Anders put India in a spot of bother before Sarfaraz Khan and Washington Sundar joined the rescue act to post a total beyond the reach of Ireland and register a 79-run victory in their Group D ICC World Cup U-19 encounter in Mirpur.
28 January 2016