5:30pm It's been through plenty of hoops, but Christchurch ground gets official tick from ICC to host World Cup games.
15 min ago Too classy, too clinical. New Zealand stumbled badly then spluttered into life, not for long enough to quell South Africa.
Mount Maunganui venue looks to have survived first true test - with just the right result needed to put a cherry on top.
Discarded England cricket star not alone as former team-mate talks of "huge respect" he commands.
Should the Black Caps recall Jesse Ryder?