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Sri Lanka romp into World Twenty20 semi-finals by thrashing New Zealand

Destroyer: Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath.

Left-arm spin wizard Rangana Herath has conjured up astonishing figures of 3-5 to help Sri Lanka demolish New Zealand by 59 runs in the race for the World Twenty20 semi-finals.


Openers David Warner and Aaron Finch in hot form as Australia beats New Zealand in World T20 warm-up game

Australia's Dave Warner plays a shot during the cricket T20 International cricket match against South Africa in Durban, March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Rogan Ward (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: SPORT CRICKET)

Fatullah, Bangladesh Australia's early onslaught in its World Twenty20 warm-up victory over New Zealand is only a taste of things to come, says coach Darren Lehmann.


Australia beat New Zealand in T20 World Cup warm-up

Brad Hodge hits out.

Opening batsmen David Warner and Aaron Finch led the charge as Australia defeated New Zealand by three runs.

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New Zealand beats India in first Test

New Zealand?s Neil Wagner.

Auckland New Zealand has won the first cricket Test against India at Eden Park in Auckland by 40 runs


New Zealand cricket stars Jesse Ryder and Doug Bracewell fined for late night out

New Zealand's Jesse Ryder.

Out of selection contention, wayward pair are now lighter in the pocket.


New Zealand Black Caps aim for Indian tour whitewash

Black caps

Pace bowler Tim Southee has his sights on what would have been unthinkable four weeks ago - keeping India winless on their tour of New Zealand.


India takes firm grip on second Test against New Zealand

Wellington New Zealand faces tough fight to save second Test after India takes big first-innings lead.


Jesse Ryder omitted from New Zealand World T20 squad on 'character' grounds

Jesse Ryder's fall from grace continued on Sunday when the big-hitting left-hander was left out of the New Zealand squad for the World Twenty20 starting next month in Bangladesh.


Brendon McCullum leads dogged New Zealand rearguard act

Brendon McCullum sweeps during his unbeaten 114 on the third day of the second Test in Wellington.

Wellington Captain leads from the front as New Zealand doggedly grinds its way back into the second Test.


Brendon McCullum on brink of New Zealand cricket milestone

Record-breaker: Brendon McCullum.

Wellington A sore and exhausted Brendon McCullum is 19 runs away from scoring New Zealand cricket's first Test triple century after steering his team out of danger against India.


Martin Crowe wants Brendon McCullum to break New Zealand record

New Zealand cricket great wants captain Brendon McCullum to blow his record score of 299 off the top of the ledger.


New Zealand seals one-day series against India

Hamilton Ross Taylor century sets up a convincing seven-wicket victory in the fourth game.


New Zealand back ICC 'big three' changes

Martin Snedden.

Martin Snedden believes Black Caps will benefit from controversial changes.


New Zealand Black Caps favourites for India Tests: Richard Hadlee

New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee has declared the Black Caps slight favourites for the two-Test series against India beginning this week, despite the gulf in the teams’ world rankings.

India fightback sparks hope in unlikely run chase against New Zealand

Mark Geenty India stormed back into the first Test after being set a lofty 407 to win by New Zealand on Saturday.

Brendon McCullum heroics for New Zealand lead to series win over India

Brendon McCullum

Wellington: A Test that will be remembered for New Zealand's titanic batting rearguard ended in a tame draw in Wellington, consigning India to a 1-0 series defeat.


New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum becomes first Kiwi to amass Test triple century

Brendon McCullum

Wellington Brendon McCullum has become the first New Zealand player to score a Test triple century.

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New Zealand takes command of second Test

New Zealand's Corey Anderson celebrates after he reached his century against Bangladesh on Wednesday, the third day of the second Test.

Dhaka New Zealand gains 137-run first innings lead over Bangladesh with two wickets in hand.


New Zealand ends Bangladesh tour with T20 win

New Zealand batsman Anton Devcich hits a boundary during his knock of 59 in the T20 match against Bangladesh.

Dhaka Colin Munro and Anton Devcich star with the bat as Black Caps win.


McCullum, Taylor put New Zealand in control against WI

Leading from the front: Brendon McCullum smashes a loose delivery to the boundary on his way to an unbeaten century on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies at the University Oval in Dunedin.

Dunedin Captain hits first Test century in three years and, with ex-skipper Ross Taylor, puts Black Caps on top.