1. The Dan with the Plan

    Dan Vettori's Eden Park spell was a game changer. Coming on when Australia was off to a flyer, he was able to peg it all back and arguably get the BLACKCAPS back in the game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 13 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Hesson: McCullum's Popeye Arm Not a Worry

    It would be no surprise if Brendon McCullum's diet consisted largely of spinach as New Zealand coach Mike Hesson joked that the captain's arm looked a bit like Popeye's.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 5 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  3. Cricket World Cup: Kane Williamson Shows New Zealand Importance in Australia Win

    In their Cricket World Cup match against Australia, co-hosts New Zealand would have been very nervous as they chased just 152 to win...

    Chris Teale Written by Chris Teale about 6 days ago 622 reads 1 comments

  4. New Zealand Edge out Australia, India Ease Past UAE and More from Day 15

    New Zealand against Australia had been billed as a titanic clash that could be a dress rehearsal for an eventual World Cup final. For once, the pre-match hype turned out to be justified...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 days ago 277 reads 0 comments

  5. New Zealand Win Thriller Against Australia

    They made hard work of it, but New Zealand escaped with a one-wicket win in their ICC Cricket World Cup game against Australia at Eden Park, chasing down a modest total of 152...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 6 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  6. Crowe to Enter ICC Hall of Fame

    New Zealand great Martin Crowe, one of the most stylish and elegant batsmen of his generation, will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 ...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 9 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  7. Tim Southee Suffers Shoulder Injury

    NEW ZEALAND has suffered a big injury scare just two days out from the massive World Cup clash against Australia, with Tim Southee hurting his shoulder at training.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 9 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  8. Black Caps Allay Fears over Southee's Shoulder

    New Zealand team management have allayed fears about Tim Southee after he took a nasty blow to the right shoulder at today's training session at Eden Park...

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  9. Anderson Undaunted About Facing Neighbours

    Corey Anderson has said New Zealand will not be daunted by the visit of "their neighbours from across the ditch" for one of the most eagerly anticipated matches in the country's cricket history...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 10 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  10. England vs. New Zealand: Winners and Losers from Cricket World Cup Match

    New Zealand trampled all over England in their Cricket World Cup match to win by eight wickets in a truly dominant performance by the hosts...

    Chris Teale Written by Chris Teale about 14 days ago 896 reads 1 comments

  11. Tim Southee's 7-Wicket Haul Highlights New Zealand's World Cup Credentials

    Have you referred to New Zealand as “dark horses” for the World Cup lately? If you have, don’t be ashamed, you are not alone. In the build-up to the tournament, New Zealand were almost everybody’s “dark horse” team...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 14 days ago 968 reads 0 comments

  12. Brendon McCullum: The World's Most Exciting Cricketer

    It may have been Tim Southee that dismantled England in Wellington, but it was Brendon McCullum who rubbed salt into the gaping wound. The New Zealand captain came out to open the batting knowing his side needed just 124 runs to win...

    Felix Keith Written by Felix Keith about 14 days ago 762 reads 1 comments

  13. England vs. New Zealand: Highlights, Scorecard, Report from Cricket World Cup

    Tim Southee produced a devastating spell of bowling before an historic innings by Brendon McCullum as New Zealand crushed England by eight wickets at the Cricket World Cup on Friday...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 14 days ago 3,105 reads 7 comments

  14. Brendon McCullum Smashes 4 Consecutive Sixes off Steven Finn at World Cup

    Brendon McCullum produced a historic innings for New Zealand against England at the Cricket World Cup on Friday. The Black Caps skipper scored the fastest 50 in World Cup history from just 18 balls...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 14 days ago 5,251 reads 5 comments

  15. Video: Quickfire Fifty by McCullum

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 15 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  16. Brendon McCullum Backs New Zealand Batsmen

    New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum insists his team should stick to their aggressive batting approach despite their "patchy" performance against Scotland...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 16 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  17. McCullum: No Changes for England Clash

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 16 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  18. Cricket World Cup 2015 Notepad: Top Shot, Delivery, Catch and More from Day 4

    After Ireland's stunning victory over the West Indies in Nelson on Monday, Scotland entered Tuesday's clash with hosts New Zealand in Dunedin hoping to cause another stir...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 17 days ago 477 reads 0 comments

  19. Boult Gobsmacked by 'Once in a Lifetime' IPL Deal

    Trent Boult walks with an entourage now. Probably not by choice, but suddenly the New Zealand fast bowler is extremely valuable cargo.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 17 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  20. New Zealand vs. Scotland: Highlights, Scorecard and Recap from Cricket World Cup

    Scotland failed to produce another shock at the Cricket World Cup as New Zealand recorded a three-wicket victory in Dunedin...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 18 days ago 2,309 reads 0 comments

  21. Why NZ Can't Afford to Take Scotland Lightly

    Dunedin (New Zealand): One of the World Cup contenders will be up against potential giant-slayers when New Zealand take on Scotland in what promises to be a precarious outing for the co-hosts in a preliminary cricket clash here tomorrow...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 18 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  22. Coach talk - Mike Hesson on the first up win

    BLACKCAPS Coach Mike Hesson was fairly content with his side's complete performance in the opening match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 20 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  23. Black Caps Win Receives High International Praise

    New Zealand's reputation as potential Cricket World Cup winners has only improved on the international stage after their 98-run win over Sri Lanka...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 20 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  24. 'Unbelievable' Vettori Underlines His Worth to New Zealand

    Daniel Vettori wanted to be here. It was a day he'd had in mind when he decided to plug through a summer of Twenty20 cricket in order to prove his creaking body was World Cup-ready when the New Zealand selectors sat to pick the squad of 15...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 20 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  25. Sri Lanka vs. New Zealand: Highlights, Scorecard, Report from Cricket World Cup

    New Zealand won the opening match of the Cricket World Cup as they beat Sri Lanka by 98 runs in Christchurch. The Black Caps were put into bat on a cold day at the Hagley Oval but made 331-6 in their 50 overs...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 20 days ago 1,618 reads 0 comments