ICC response to cricket star Chris Cairns on match-fixing investigation "entirely inappropriate".
Auckland Aces opener Martin Guptill reminds the national selectors of his talents by scoring 135 against the Stags.
Wellington go long way towards securing first innings points after toiling hard against Otago.
Explosive West Indies batsman Chris Gayle has been ruled out of the five ODIs against the Black Caps.
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