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New Zealand nose ahead despite Samuels’ century


August 4th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 4 (IANS/CMC) Narsingh Deonarine gave the West Indies a boost with two late wickets after Marlon Samuels emphasised his batting rebirth with a fourth Test century in the ... Read more...

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Roach leads Windies demolition of Black Caps


August 3rd, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 3 (IANS/CMC) Kemar Roach underlined his role of strike bowler for the West Indies with another telling bowling performance, helping demolish New Zealand's fragile batting in the ... Read more...

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Series remains alive after West Indies crash


July 12th, 2012 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (St Kitts), July 12 (IANS/CMC) Opener Chris Gayle has failed for the first time in five innings, triggering a miserable West Indies batting slide that culminated in their disappointing ... Read more...

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Brilliant Gayle, Samuels give West Indies 2-0 lead


July 8th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 8 (IANS/CMC) Chris Gayle struck a record-breaking 20th One-Day International century while Marlon Samuels hammered his first in six years as the West Indies brushed aside hapless ... Read more...

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Smith, Gayle enable West Indies beat New Zealand


July 6th, 2012 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 6 (IANS/CMC) West Indies defied rain to make a winning start to their One-Day International series against New Zealand, cruising to an easy nine-wicket win thanks to explosive ... Read more...

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NZC focus on workload as teams picked for Windies series


May 4th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Christchurch (New Zealand), May 4 (IANS/CMC) New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has announced three 15-man squads for the tour of West Indies, starting in June. It noted that it placed heavy ... Read more...

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Naps between drives cut drowsiness level


April 20th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 20 (IANS) Pulling over for a 15-minute nap during a long drive reduces your sleepiness level, but a 15-minute break that includes a brisk walk makes no difference.Chris ... Read more...

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Lunch scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, Third Test, Day three


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Nov 22 (IANS) Scoreboard at lunch on the third day of the third cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Monday:New Zealand first innings: 193 India first innings: (overnight ... Read more...

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New Zealand announce squad for ODI series


November 18th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) All-rounder Scott Styris and batsman Jamie How returned to the New Zealand One-day squad for the five-match series against India, starting Nov 28.How, who played his last ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day four


November 7th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard on the fourth day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Sunday:India first innings: 487 New Zealand first innings: Tim ... Read more...

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Tea scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day four


November 7th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at tea on the fourth day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Sunday:India first innings: 487New Zealand ... Read more...

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Lunch scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day four


November 7th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Sunday:India first innings: 487New Zealand ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day three


November 6th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 6 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at the end of third day's play of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Saturday:India first innings: 487New ... Read more...

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Tea scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day three


November 6th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 6 (IANS) Scoreboard at tea on the third day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Saturday:India first innings: 487 New Zealand first innings: Tim McIntosh c ... Read more...

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Spinners leave New Zealand tottering at 148/4 lunch (Lunch report)


November 6th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Indian spinners struck twice to reduce New Zealand to 148 for four at lunch on the third day of the first cricket Test here Saturday.Resuming at ... Read more...

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Lunch scoreboard: India vs New zealand, First Test, Day three


November 6th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 6 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at lunch on the third day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Saturday:India first innings: 487New Zealand ... Read more...

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India continue to dominate Ahmedabad Test (Roundup)


November 5th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) India continued to dominate the first cricket Test despite a middle-order collapse to post an imposing first innings total of 487 and then reduced New Zealand to ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day two


November 5th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Scoreboard on the second day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Friday:India (first innings): Gautam Gambhir b Ryder 21 Virender Sehwag b ... Read more...

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New Zealand spinners bowl India out for 487 in first innings (Tea report)


November 5th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Harbhajan Singh slammed a half-century before New Zealand spun India out for a first innings total of 487 at tea on the second day of the first ... Read more...

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Tea scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, First Test, Day two


November 5th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Scoreboard at tea on the second day of the first cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Friday:India (first innings): Gautam Gambhir b Ryder 21 ... Read more...

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Greatbatch justified for calling squad ‘dicks’ for Bangladesh ODI series debacle: Vettori


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Nov 2(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has said that the stinging criticism from coach Mark Greatbatch after the humiliating ODI series against Bangladesh was justified."It's one of those things, ... Read more...

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Batting coach Greatbatch says Kiwis ‘played like dicks’ in Bangladesh


October 29th, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Oct. 29 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team batting coach Mark Greatbatch has issued a stinging criticism of his batsmen as the team leaves for India tomorrow, saying that ... Read more...

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Crowe ‘privileged to assist’ struggling New Zealand team get bearings back


October 27th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Oct 27(ANI): Former New Zealand skipper Martin Crowe has said that he is willing to help the cricket committee being set up to monitor the struggling Black Caps.The committee, which will ... Read more...

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McCullum likely to play as top order bat for Kiwis in India tour


October 25th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Oct 25(ANI): New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum is likely be granted his wish of batting in the top order in Tests during next month's tour of India.New Zealand selector Mark Greatbatch ... Read more...

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New Zealand names two uncapped players for India Tests


October 24th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Oct 24 (IANS) Uncapped Kane Williamson and Hamish Bennett have been included in the three-match Test tour of India starting next month.Bennett, 23, has been drafted in place of experienced ... Read more...

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New Zealand announces two new Test caps for India tour


October 24th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Oct. 24 (ANI): Two new caps have been included in the New Zealand test cricket squad to tour India next month.Young Northern Districts batsman Kane Williamson and Canterbury ... Read more...

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Vettori calls for improved batting display to bounce back against Bangladesh


October 12th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Oct 12(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has asked his batsmen to make the most of good starts to bounce back in the five-match ODI series against Bangladesh."We are disappointed with ... Read more...

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Bangladesh tour can mean World Cup break for Black Caps rookies: Vettori


September 30th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Sept.30 (ANI): The tour of Bangladesh, which begins on Friday, could be a chance for rookies in the national cricket squad to push their claims for World Cup ... Read more...

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Kiwi fast bowler Bennett raring to tour Bangladesh


September 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 14(ANI): New Zealand fast bowler Hamish Bennett has said that he hopes to use his domestic experience to his advantage during next month's tour of Bangladesh.Bennett has been included ... Read more...

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Vettori, McCullum, Ryder back in Kiwi squad for Bangladesh tour


September 13th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 13(ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori and wicket-keeper-turned specialist batsman, Brendon McCullum will return for next month's tour of Bangladesh.The tour would also see the comeback of Jesse Ryder, ... Read more...

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Girls and boys not as different as previously thought: Study


August 17th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): Girls and boys are not as different as previously thought, according to a new study.The research suggested that although girls tend to hang out in smaller, more intimate ... Read more...

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Tharanga stars in Sri Lanka’s win over New Zealand (Lead)


August 14th, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Dambulla, Aug 13 (IANS) Upul Tharanga scored a valuable 70 as Sri Lanka defeated New Zealand by three wickets in the second one-day international of the tri-nation series here Friday. Lasith Malinga ... Read more...

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New Zealand bowled out for 192 against Sri Lanka


August 13th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dambulla, Aug 13 (IANS) New Zealand were bowled out for 192 in 48.1 overs against Sri Lanka in the second one-day international of the tri-nation series at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium ... Read more...

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New Zealand elect to bat against Sri Lanka


August 13th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Dambulla, Aug 13 (IANS) New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against Sri Lanka in the ODI tri-nation cricket series here Friday. Teams:Sri Lanka:Kumar Sangakkara (captain and wicketkeeper), Tillakaratne Dilshan, ... Read more...

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EU outlaws vital chemical used by cricket-bat manufacturing industry


April 16th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16(ANI): Cricket is facing a bizarre threat following a European Union (EU) directive, which could lead to a world shortage of bats.The crisis is looming after a law came into ... Read more...

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