Tag: New Zealand

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Preview Of Group Two In The T-20 World Cup

Having assessed the outcome of the potential teams in Group 1, it still doesn’t mean Group 2 will be any easier to survive. Group 2 will see 3 Asian teams square off, including tournament favorites India, their rival’s Pakistan, and the ever-improving Afghanistan. The group is completed with the under-the-radar Kiwis as well as likely minnows Ireland and Scotland. In […]

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England Knocked Off Its Perch

England is out of the running for a place in the final of the ICC World Test Championship. The English men found themselves in a spot of bother after losing the third Test against India in Ahmedabad. India whipped England by ten wickets to go up 2-1 in Test 3 of the four-match Test series. England needed to win the […]

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New Zealand vs. Pakistan 2nd Test Preview

The second test between New Zealand and Pakistan will get underway on 3rd January at Christchurch. New Zealand had won the 1st test against Pakistan by 101 runs. Kane Williamson scored 128 runs, which proved crucial for New Zealand to score a big total in the first innings. With regular contributions for his national side both against West Indies and […]

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NZ VS WI — The KIWIS Get Ready To Tackle The Calypso Boyz

New Zealand will begin their first bilateral series against the West Indies after a long break of 8 months due to the deadly novel coronavirus. Last time, New Zealand hosted India in a full-fledged series with 5 T20Is, 3 ODIs, and two tests from 2nd February to 3rd March. Although New Zealand, as a nation, had controlled coronavirus cases very […]

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Roston Chase Named New Windies Vice-Captain

Phot source: YouTube Roston Lamar Chase, the 28-year-old Barbadian and Windies cricketer, has been named the new Vice-Captain for the West Indies Test team to tour New Zealand. Chase, the tall, batting allrounder, won a place in West Indies’ Test team after strong showings with both bat and ball in the 2015-16 Professional Cricket League. He made his Test debut […]

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Da Silva Eager To Make Full Use Of New Zealand Opportunity

West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Joshua Da Silva admits he is thrilled with the prospect of another opportunity to showcase his ability after recently arriving in New Zealand. The 22-year-old was last selected as part of the team’s tour to England after a solid performance in the regional four-day competition.  Da Silva led the T&T Red Force’s batting with 507 runs, a […]

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Windies Without Full Squad “A Bit Difficult” Says Coach Simmons

The Windies will be without their full squad until the day of the first match of their tour of New Zealand, says coach Phil Simmons. Some of the squad arrived in New Zealand last week and have gone into a mandatory 14-day isolation period. However, a few of the key players are still plying their trade in the Indian Premier […]

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West Indies Name Test And T20I Squads For Tour Of New Zealand

St. John’s Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced the two squads for the proposed tour of New Zealand which will feature three T20 Internationals and two Test matches from November 27 to December 15. Details of the tour were ratified by CWI’s Board of Directors during a teleconference on Thursday. The Board agreed to the tour in principle, […]

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Windies Set To Play New Zealand

Following the shellacking from England in a three-match Test series last month, the Windies are now set to travel to New Zealand in October, where they will take on the home team in three Test matches and three T20 Internationals. New Zealand cricket is currently working with the government on the bio-security measures that will need to be in place […]