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New Zealand accept decision to postpone Women's World Cup

08 Aug 2020

New Zealand accept decision to postpone Women's World Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Friday, postponed the Women's World Cup until February 2022 due to uncertainty over COVID-19 pandemic.

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

24 Jul 2020

IPL will run from September 19 to November 8: Reports

The much-awaited 2020 season of the Indian Premier League will likely take place from September 19 to November 8, in the United Arab Emirates.

Williamson starts training, aims to feature in IPL

22 Jul 2020

Williamson starts training, aims to feature in IPL

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson said he is looking forward to playing in the Indian Premier League this year.

Happy Birthday Trent Boult: A look at his amazing feats

22 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Trent Boult: A look at his amazing feats

New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult turned 31 on Wednesday.

'It was bigger than cricket', Morgan reminisces 2019 WC final

14 Jul 2020

'It was bigger than cricket', Morgan reminisces 2019 WC final

It has been a year since England clinched their maiden World Cup title.

New Zealand cricketers commence squad training

13 Jul 2020

New Zealand cricketers commence squad training

New Zealand's marquee cricketers returned to training at the country's High Performance Centre in Lincoln, following a prolonged COVID-19 break.

Mike Hesson opens up on New Zealand's captaincy debacle

08 Jul 2020

Mike Hesson opens up on New Zealand's captaincy debacle

Former New Zealand coach Mike Hesson opened up on the infamous captaincy debacle of 2012.

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

06 Jul 2020

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

New Zealand has expressed interest to host the Indian Premier League, if India is unable to conduct it, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

05 Jul 2020

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

Former New Zealand batsman John Wright was the first foreign coach appointed by the Indian team management.

Shikhar Dhawan raring to make an international return

04 Jul 2020

Shikhar Dhawan raring to make an international return

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan said he continued with his training drills even during the nationwide lockdown.

Mitchell Starc vs Trent Boult: Statistical comparison

30 Jun 2020

Mitchell Starc vs Trent Boult: Statistical comparison

Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc is touted as the fastest among seam bowlers presently.

Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

28 Jun 2020

Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

Indian cricket team's batting coach Vikram Rathour heaped praise on Virat Kohli for his indispensable work ethics.

Coronavirus outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed

23 Jun 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: New Zealand tour of Bangladesh postponed

New Zealand's upcoming tour of Bangladesh has been postponed due to coronavirus pandemic.

#ThisDayThatYear: Amelia Kerr slams highest individual score in women's ODIs

13 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Amelia Kerr slams highest individual score in women's ODIs

On this day in 2018, New Zealand's Amelia Kerr registered the highest individual score in women's ODIs.

BCCI hasn't laid-off anyone during pandemic

06 Jun 2020

BCCI hasn't laid-off anyone during pandemic

The BCCI hasn't taken any step regarding pay cuts as far players and staff are concerned amid the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Ravindra Jadeja an underrated all-rounder?

31 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Ravindra Jadeja an underrated all-rounder?

Ravindra Jadeja has been a mainstay all-rounder for Team India after he rose to prominence in 2012.

New Zealand Cricket braces for job losses amid coronavirus pandemic

28 May 2020

New Zealand Cricket braces for job losses amid coronavirus pandemic

The New Zealand cricket board is set to cut down its workforce approximately by 10-15 percent and save $1.5 million as they prepare for an expected fall in revenue due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Jasprit Bumrah?

27 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Jasprit Bumrah?

India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah recently made his comeback in international cricket from a prolonged back injury.

Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

24 May 2020

Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

Indian opener Rohit Sharma will have to clear a fitness test in order to make a comeback in international cricket.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

23 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

New Zealand recently cleaned up the mighty Indians 3-0 and 2-0 in the ODI and Test series respectively.

KL Rahul not a permanent wicket-keeping option: Parthiv Patel

20 May 2020

KL Rahul not a permanent wicket-keeping option: Parthiv Patel

Indian wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel voiced his opinion on the ongoing debate between Rishabh Pant and KL Rahul.

Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket

15 May 2020

Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has announced central contracts list for the season 2020-21.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The invention of Ross Taylor 2.0

06 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The invention of Ross Taylor 2.0

New Zealand middle order batsman Ross Taylor has taken huge strides in international cricket of late.

Five instances when Ajinkya Rahane rose to occasion for India

06 May 2020

Five instances when Ajinkya Rahane rose to occasion for India

Ajinkya Rahane has been the linchpin of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he announced his arrival.

Big Bash League: McCullum voices idea of introducing Kiwi team

05 May 2020

Big Bash League: McCullum voices idea of introducing Kiwi team

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum believes introduction of one or more Kiwi teams may boost the competition of Australia's Big Bash League.

Senior players deliberately underperformed against Kiwis in 2009: Rana Naved

04 May 2020

Senior players deliberately underperformed against Kiwis in 2009: Rana Naved

Former Pakistan pacer Rana Naved-ul-Hasan has revealed that a number of senior players deliberately underperformed during the 2009 ODI series against New Zealand in UAE.

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

01 May 2020

Australia's goal is to win in India: Justin Langer

Australia's head coach Justin Langer was elated after the team dethroned India to claim top spot in the latest ICC Test Rankings.

New Zealand Cricket awards: Ross Taylor bags Richard Hadlee medal

01 May 2020

New Zealand Cricket awards: Ross Taylor bags Richard Hadlee medal

New Zealand Cricket announced the last set of awards on Friday.

Tim Southee, Tom Latham clinch First-class honors at NZC awards

29 Apr 2020

Tim Southee, Tom Latham clinch First-class honors at NZC awards

Tim Southee and Tom Latham won the First-class awards on day two of the 2020 New Zealand Cricket annual awards (virtual).

NZC present Ian Smith presented with Bert Sutcliffe Medal

28 Apr 2020

NZC present Ian Smith presented with Bert Sutcliffe Medal

Former New Zealand wicketkeeper Ian Smith has been honored by New Zealand Cricket for his outstanding services to cricket.

Jofra Archer loses his World Cup winners' medal

26 Apr 2020

Jofra Archer loses his World Cup winners' medal

England pace spearhead Jofra Archer revealed his World Cup winners' medal has gone missing after he shifted to a new house.

Mohammed Shami credits Virat Kohli for his success

18 Apr 2020

Mohammed Shami credits Virat Kohli for his success

Indian pace spearhead Mohammed Shami hailed Virat Kohli for backing him at crucial junctures.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why is Kane Williamson the player of all seasons?

08 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why is Kane Williamson the player of all seasons?

An architect in Test cricket, a floater in the ODIs and a terrific T20I finisher, New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has been ruling the roost ever since he burst on to the international stage.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding the dynamics of Day-Night Tests

07 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding the dynamics of Day-Night Tests

Day-Night Tests, often known as pink-ball Tests, have catapulted the longest format of the sport to an altogether different space.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Analysis of Virat Kohli's first SENA cycle as captain

05 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Analysis of Virat Kohli's first SENA cycle as captain

India did not end the gruelling overseas campaign on a positive note.

Jos Buttler to auction CWC final jersey to raise funds

01 Apr 2020

Jos Buttler to auction CWC final jersey to raise funds

England batsman Jos Buttler announced that he will be putting the jersey he wore in the final of World Cup 2019 on auction.

Kohli wasn't the only batsman to struggle in NZ: Hesson

29 Mar 2020

Kohli wasn't the only batsman to struggle in NZ: Hesson

Former New Zealand coach Mike Hesson believes it is unfair to target only Virat Kohli for the batting failure of India in New Zealand.

Forced break will help the players recoup, feels Shastri

28 Mar 2020

Forced break will help the players recoup, feels Shastri

Indian cricket head coach Ravi Shastri believes the forced break, owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, would have rekindle the energy levels of players.

Feud with Taylor a stain for NZ cricket: Brendon McCullum

22 Mar 2020

Feud with Taylor a stain for NZ cricket: Brendon McCullum

Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum believes the race for captaincy affected his friendship with compatriot Ross Taylor to an extent.

Virat Kohli is the best batsman presently, feels Shivnarine Chanderpaul

22 Mar 2020

Virat Kohli is the best batsman presently, feels Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Former West Indian batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul heaped praise on Virat Kohli.