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Williamson hails ‘hard work’ to save Test, seal England series win

Centuries from Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor ensured New Zealand drew the rain-hit second Test against England in Hamilton on Tuesday, sealing a 1-0 series win. New...

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NZ v ENG: Joe Root slams double ton, New Zealand close to taking lead as rainy final day looms

Joe Root’s masterful 226 to highlight a return to form gave England a much-needed boost in the second Test against New Zealand on Monday as they ended day four...

NZ v ENG: Rory Burns, Joe Root hit hundreds but New Zealand come back late in the day

Despite centuries to Joe Root and Rory Burns England expressed disappointment at stumps on day three of the second Test against New Zealand after losing late wickets in...

NZ v ENG: Broad says England are confident of fightback to save New Zealand series

England rejected talk their New Zealand series was over when they ended day two on Sunday at 39 for two, but accepted it would need a special performance to turn their...

NZ v ENG: Latham ton drives New Zealand on day one at Hamilton

Tom Latham’s unbeaten hundred and his century stand with Ross Taylor laid a solid foundation for New Zealand before rain brought an early end to day one of the...

What India-Bangladesh, Australia-Pakistan and New Zealand-England tells us about the current flavour of Test cricket

The last six Test matches across the globe have all been lop-sided with one team beating their rivals by an innings’ margin. Just last week, we saw India mug...

Kane Williamson apologises to Jofra Archer for alleged racial abuse from crowd

A shocked New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has apologised to England pacer Jofra Archer for the alleged racist abuse he faced during a Test match in Mount Maunganui,...

The rise and rise of Black Caps in Test Cricket

For a nation that takes a lot of pride in Rugby, Cricket as a sport has always been rather secondary to the people of New Zealand. But this country has always produced...

NZ vs ENG 1st Test: Mitchell Santner and a true-blue effort sinks England

For long, Mitchell Santner has been regarded as probably the best finger-spinners in limited-overs cricket. His batting, albeit a bit underrated had enough recognition...

NZ v ENG: Watling’s double ton, Santner’s all-round show put New Zealand in driving seat

England were battling for survival after Mitchell Santner took three cheap wickets following a BJ Watling’s double ton in the first Test against New Zealand in...