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Lack of ODI action no bother

The Black Caps haven't played an ODI for three months but captain Kane Williamson isn't fazed.

Kane Williamson confident Black Caps' long-term planning has them ready for the Cricket World Cup, despite not playing ODIs since February.

Rashid brilliance seals England win video

England's Adil Rashid, second right, celebrates with his teammates the run out of Pakistan's Babar Azam.

Pakistan counter-attacked strongly until three stunning pieces of work stopped them in their tracks.

Williamson under no illusions

Kane Williamson will lead the Black Caps in England and Wales as they seek to win the Cricket World Cup.

The Black Caps are on their way to England, where they want to cross the final frontier remaining for them in ODI cricket.

When Allott matched Warne

Cheers, Warney: Black Caps swing bowler Geoff Allott snares Shane Warne, one of his four wickets in their win over ...

Twenty years ago the Black Caps rocked Australia at Cardiff and an injury-prone fast bowler became a star.

Kohli pilloried over ad video

India cricket captain Virat Kohli, right, and wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant have starred in a hilarious facewash ad.

If a new advertisement is anything to go by, India's cricket captain has a facial issue to deal with.

Injury puts Blundell in spotlight

Wellington Firebirds wicketkeeper Tom Blundell is a step closer to an ODI debut at the World Cup due to Tom Latham's ...

Frontline gloveman in doubt for early stages of cup campaign after suffering injury in Brisbane.

McCullum's new cricket role

Brendon McCullum retired from test cricket against Australia in 2016.

Former Black Caps skipper will join some world cricket greats in TV commentary in the UK.

New push for Hagley Oval lights

The impending Women's Cricket World Cup has prompted a new push for lights at Hagley Oval.

Permanent lights at Christchurch's Hagley Oval would be a "travesty" say critics, but supporters say they are essential to attract international matches.

Kerr leaves India wanting more

White Ferns all-rounder Amelia Kerr was a star perform in the recent Women's T20 Challenge in India.

White Ferns star Amelia Kerr fell in love with cricket-mad India during an impressive, but hectic 10-day stint in the women's IPL.

Fulton confirmed as batting coach

Peter Fulton will join head coach Gary Stead in the Black Caps coaching set-up following the World Cup.

The former Black Caps batsman will take over post-World Cup.

Fulton backs Caps to score big

Peter Fulton is backing the Black Caps batting line up to consistently score in excess of 300 at the World Cup.

Black Caps backed to have firepower for consistent 300 plus totals at World Cup.

Guptill excited by English conditions

Martin Guptill is off to England on Sunday for his third Cricket World Cup.

Runs have been flowing ahead of the Cricket World Cup in England, one of Martin Guptill's favourite destinations.

England chase down 359

Jonny Bairstow blasted England to a win over Pakistan in a high-scoring clash at Southampton.

England showed they will be tough to beat at home in the Cricket World Cup after overhauling a mammoth score.

Gatting talks up Black Caps video

Innovative captain Kane Williamson and world class batsman Ross Taylor give the Black Caps plenty of hope for the coming ...

England deserved favourites for CWC but experienced NZ have balance to be in the final mix.

Cricket commentator warned for outburst

BBC cricket commentator Jonathan Agnew, pictured interviewing England captain Joe Root, has been reportedly reprimanded ...

A war of words between a media duo has led to the BBC Test Match Special commentator receiving a reprimand.

White Fern's painful celebration video

Lea Tahuhu is more accustomed to yelling appeals but she was wincing in pain after her Indian side's T20 victory in ...

Agony for cricket star after title victory joy when she punched the air and it all went awry.

Groper who posted photo 'one bad weed'

Jason Trembath, a former cricketer, has been revealed as a serial groper of women. He targeted women with children and ...

Taradale Cricket Club says it doesn't have a culture problem despite three months passing before an indecent photo posted to a team Facebook group chat was reported to police.

Kiwi Mitch wins another IPL video

Former Black Cap Mitchell McClenaghan remains a force on the T20 scene, collecting his third IPL title.

Former Black Cap quickie gets late reprieve to play final and lands his third title in cricket's richest league.

Mumbai win IPL final

Lasith Malinga celebrates taking the last wicket to give the Mumbai Indians the win during the IPL final.

Sri Lanka bowler delivers a dramatic victory – and Kiwi Mitchell McClenaghan collects a third title with Mumbai.

Kerr's final over drama video

Amelia Kerr was a central figure in a thrilling finale to the Indian Women's T20 Challenge.

Star allrounder snares big wicket then luck runs out off the last ball in India final.

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