New Zealand

New Zealand Stay Unbeaten Clinching A Thriller

Martin Guptill produced an elegant century under pressure to help New Zealand pull off their highest World Cup run chase in a nail-biting finish as they beat Bangladesh by three wickets in Hamilton to make it six out of six in the group stage.
13 March 2015

Fleming, Hadlee Play Cricket In Hobbiton

Former New Zealand internationals Stephen Fleming and Sir Richard Hadlee led teams out during the Hobbiton Movie Set Cricket Cup, held at the hobbit village created for the Lord Of The Rings movies.
12 March 2015

Brendon McCullum Wary Of Bangladesh Pace Threat

New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum expects Bangladesh’s pace attack to pose a challenge for his batsmen when the two sides meet each other in their World Cup match on Friday in Hamilton.
12 March 2015

Gavin Larsen Reflects On His New 'Big Role' As An Administrator

After the India-Ireland clash in Hamilton Cricket World’s Chetan Narula caught up with former New Zealand seamer Gavin Larsen who is now a part of the World Cup administration team.
10 March 2015

Follow Through - A Rousing Finish To Group Stage

England are out of the 2015 One-Day International World Cup. Bangladesh delivered the knock-out blow, after they lost to Australia, New Zealand and Sri Lanka.
10 March 2015

Unbeaten New Zealand Made To Work Hard By Afghanistan

Spectacular bowling from Daniel Vettori followed by a calm and composed half-century from Martin Guptill helped New Zealand chase down a modest Afghanistan target of 187, winning their World Cup game by six wickets at McLean Park.
8 March 2015

Daniel Vettori Joins The 300 Club

New Zealand left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori became a part of the elite 300-wicket club of One-Day International bowlers during his side’s World Cup match against Afghanistan in Napier on Sunday.
8 March 2015

Fit McCullum Available For Afghanistan Tie

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum, who sustained a sore forearm during the match against Australia on Saturday, has been declared fit ahead of his side’s clash against Afghanistan on Sunday.
4 March 2015

'Beating Australia Psychological Advantage for New Zealand'

Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming feels that the one-wicket win over Australia on Saturday in Auckland has given his side a psychological advantage for the rest of the World Cup.
3 March 2015

Cause For Concern For New Zealand?

As impressive as New Zealand's win over Australia on Saturday evening was, there is an argument that it also served as a vehicle to highlight numerous flaws, argues Matt Carter.
3 March 2015

Week In Review - Pools Begin To Take Shape

The second week of action in the 2015 One-Day International World Cup saw a continuation of the thrilling action from the first seven days.
2 March 2015

Mike Hesson Wary Of Afghanistan Threat

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has stated that his team will give due respect to Afghanistan ahead of their World Cup clash on Sunday in Napier.
2 March 2015

McCullum Cleared Of Serious Injury After Forearm Blow

New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum, who suffered a blow on his forearm during his innings against Australia on Saturday, has been cleared of serious injury and is expected to take the field for his side's next game on Friday.
1 March 2015

Follow Through - Australia and New Zealand - Equally Matched

This Pool A encounter was deemed the final before the final, as when the 2015 One-Day International World Cup started, many expected Australia and New Zealand to contest for the trophy.
28 February 2015

Farokh Engineer: A Cakewalk For India

India were expected to beat United Arab Emirates today and they did. It was a World Cup cakewalk for them.
28 February 2015

England Win Lincoln Decider

Half-centuries from Sarah Taylor and Natalie Sciver guided England Women to a five-wicket win over New Zealand Women in the decisive fifth One-Day International in Lincoln.
28 February 2015

New Zealand Resist Starc Genius to Beat Arch-Rivals Australia

Brendon McCullum pummeled the third fastest World Cup half-century, while calm and composed Kane Williamson survived a Mitchell Starc storm as New Zealand held their nerve to post a one-wicket against Australia at Auckland.
28 February 2015

We Will Be Hard To Beat If We Execute Our Plans - McCullum

Ahead of their much anticipated World Cup clash against Australia on Saturday, Brendon McCullum was confident, affirming that his side will be tough to defeat if they execute their plans to perfection in Eden Park.
27 February 2015

Excited Clarke Ready For Big Clash Against New Zealand

Australian captain Michael Clarke, who is set to play his first international match after recovering from a hamstring injury, stated that he is excited and ready to go ahead of the big match against New Zealand on Saturday in Auckland.
27 February 2015

Damien Fleming Opens Up On The 2015 World Cup

Cricket World's Chetan Narula caught up with former Australian fast bowler (and 1999 World Cup winner) Damien Fleming to preview this weekend's crucial Australia v New Zealand clash.
27 February 2015


(Almost) all smiles for Pakistan

"The Lancashire public just loved me"