New Zealand

England book semi-final berth with 87-run win over New Zealand

A collective bowling effort led by Jake Ball and Liam Plunkett helped England restrict New Zealand to 223 runs in a chase of 311 to win the sixth game of the ICC Champions Trophy in Cardiff by 87 runs and thereby becoming the first team to reach to the semi-finals.
7 June 2017

Teams look to seize initiative in Cardiff - England v New Zealand - Match Preview

New Zealand will take on host England in what will be an intriguing Champions Trophy encounter in Cardiff on Tuesday with weather permitting.
6 June 2017

Rain leaves Australia-New Zealand game without result

Heavy rain lashed out at Edgbaston as the second game of the Champions Trophy between Australia and New Zealand was abandoned without a result, forcing both the teams to share the points between them equally.
2 June 2017

Focus shifts to Trans-Tasman battle - Australia v New Zealand - Match Preview

The Champions Trophy 2017 edition is all set to witness Trans-Tasman rivalry with the finalists of 2015 World Cup locking horns with each other in Birmingham.
2 June 2017

Guptill century help New Zealand chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka

Martin Guptill played a 76-ball 116 run knock while Kane Williamson supported him with 88 runs as New Zealand managed to chase down 357 runs against Sri Lanka with six wickets in hand in their warm-up game in Birmingham.
31 May 2017

India outplay New Zealand in rain-affected warm-up game

Mohammad Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar shared six wickets between them equally as India bowled out New Zealand for 189 runs and later managed to be 45 runs ahead of D/L target when rain arrived after 26 overs in the second innings during their ICC Champions Trophy warm-up game at Kennington Oval.
29 May 2017

ICC Champions Trophy Team Preview - New Zealand pin hopes on all-round strength

A combination of power hitters, ruthless swing bowlers and the solidity of Kane Williamson makes New Zealand one of the top contenders in the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament.
26 May 2017

Bangladesh beat New Zealand by five wickets to head in to Champions Trophy with confidence

Tamim Iqbal and Sabbir Rahman scored 65 runs apiece while Mushfiqur Rahim played a responsible unbeaten knock of 45 runs as Bangladesh chased down 271 runs against New Zealand in 48.2 overs with five wickets in hand in the final game of the tri-series in Dublin.
24 May 2017

Powerful New Zealand claim series win with massive 190 run win over Ireland

Tom Latham led a dominating batting performance with a brilliant century while the Black Caps bowlers came up with a clinical bowling performance as they went on to defeat Ireland by 190 runs in the fifth game of the tri-series in Dublin to claim an unassailable lead.
21 May 2017

England narrow down gap against Australia in ICC Test Rankings

International Cricket Council has released the latest Test Rankings following the annual update which sees the Ashes rivals separated by just one point.
19 May 2017

All-round Neesham stars in New Zealand win over Bangladesh

James Neesham scored a fifty and picked two wickets while Hamish Bennett made a strong comeback with a three-wicket haul as New Zealand managed to chase down 258 against Bangladesh in the 48th over to seal a four-wicket win in the third match of the tri-series in Dublin.
18 May 2017

Santner five-wicket haul guides New Zealand to win despite Niall O'Brien century

Mitchell Santer picked a five-wicket haul as New Zealand managed to overcome a century from Niall O'Brien to kick-start their tri-series campaign with a 51-run victory over Ireland in Dublin.
15 May 2017

Ireland include Simi Singh for tri-series

Ireland have called-up uncapped all-rounder Simi Singh for the upcoming tri-series at home which also includes New Zealand and Bangladesh.
10 May 2017

McClengahan, Milne, Anderson recalled in New Zealand's Champions Trophy squad

New Zealand selectors have recalled fast bowlers Mitchell McClenaghan and Adam Milne along with all-rounder Corey Anderson in the 15-man squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament.
25 April 2017

New Zealand name Tom Latham captain for tri-series

New Zealand opening batsman Tom Latham has been named as the captain for the upcoming One-Day International tri-series which also has Bangladesh and Ireland.
6 April 2017

Peter Fulton calls time on first-class cricket

New Zealand batsman Peter Fulton has announced his decision to retire from first-class cricket with immediate effect.
4 April 2017

South Africa got lucky with rain - Faf du Plessis

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis admitted that his team were lucky to get away with a draw in the final and third Test against New Zealand in Hamilton which ended with the washout on the final day.
29 March 2017

Final day washout denies New Zealand chance to level series

Incessant rain led to a washout on the final day of the third Test between New Zealand and South Africa in Hamilton, thereby ending the game in a draw.
29 March 2017

Another South African batting collapse takes New Zealand close to series levelling win

After New Zealand stretched their first innings lead to 175 runs, South Africa collapsed in their second innings and were reduced to 80 for five at stumps on day four of the deciding Test in Hamilton.
28 March 2017

Kane Williamson century takes New Zealand to seven run lead

Kane Williamson became the fastest New Zealand batsman to 5,000 runs while also notching his 17th Test century as New Zealand went on to post 321 for four at stumps on day three to take a slender lead of seven runs in the third game in Hamilton.
27 March 2017