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Mike Hesson says `improved` Kiwis can now take on top nations away from home  Nov 23, 1:43 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 23 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has warned that his side is improving and have proved they can take on top nations away from home and claimed that the tense draw in the second Test against Pakistan that finished Friday in Dubai had proved the point.
Ex-Kiwis all-rounder Rod Latham says son Tom is 'pretty focused' sort of kid  Nov 23, 12:59 pm
Wellington, Nov 23 (ANI): New Zealand star batsman Tom Latham's dad Rod Latham has revealed that his son is really a pretty focused sort of kid and has always wanted to do well at whatever he does.
Ex-Kiwi batsman Greatbatch backs Latham to bat as opener in WC  Nov 22, 12:22 pm
Wellington, Nov 22 (ANI): Former New Zealand cricketer Mark Greatbatch has said that Tom Latham's Test success is no fluke and he should bat at the top of the squad's ODI order in the Cricket World Cup.
NZ shot put star Adams, France's pole vault ace Lavillenie bag World Athlete of the Year award   Nov 22, 12:07 pm
Wellington, Nov 22 (ANI): New Zealand's shot put star Valerie Adams became the first athlete from her country to win the World Athlete of the Year in Monaco on Saturday, and also shared the award with France's pole vault world-record holder Renaud Lavillenie.
'Disappointed' Misbah admits Pak could've won had they taken chances against Kiwis  Nov 22, 10:20 am
Johannesburg, Nov 22 (ANI): A disappointed Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq has admitted that had they taken their chances his side could have had a better result, following their draw in the second Test against New Zealand in Dubai on Friday.
Hafeez confident of clearing 'suspect action' bowling test in England  Nov 21, 12:57 pm
Karachi, November 21 (ANI): Pakistan ace off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez has admitted that he will be cleared of a suspect bowling action in England next week that was reported during the first Test match against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi last week, which Pakistan won by 248 runs.
Sarfraz Ahmed's ton leads Pak's fightback against Kiwis  Nov 20, 4:20 pm
Dubai, Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan's wicket-keeper batsman Sarfraz Ahmed hit a splendid ton to help his side get to within ten runs of New Zealand's mammoth first-innings total of 403.
Hafeez to face suspect bowling action tests next week  Nov 20, 11:18 am
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan ace off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez would fly to England next week for tests after he was reported for a suspect bowling action during the first Test match against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi last week, which Pakistan won by 248 runs.
Ryder not to be replaced in Kiwis' A squad for UAE tour  Nov 19, 4:03 pm
Wellington, November 19 (ANI): New Zealand A coach Bob Carter has confirmed that no replacement would be reinstated for Jesse Ryder for their tour of the United Arab Emirates as he has withdrawn from the tour due to personal reasons.
Pak batsman under pressure after Kiwis dismiss openers for 34 in second Test  Nov 19, 12:35 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 19 (ANI): Pakistan struggled under pressure after losing both their openers for 34 in reply to New Zealand's big total of 403 in the second Test in Dubai on Tuesday.
Watson feels positive about Clarke's recovery for India Test series   Nov 18, 3:46 pm
Karachi, Nov 18 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson is optimistic of Michael Clarke being fit for India Tests even though he would be honoured to stand in as the caretaker captain.
McMillan brands Latham 'exciting talent'  Nov 18, 2:11 pm
Johannesburg, November 18 (ANI): Former New Zealand cricketer and batting coach Craig McMillan has praised opener Tom Latham, who scored his second consecutive test century to help reach kiwis to 243-3 on the opening day of the second Test against Pakistan in Dubai.
Ian Bell hopeful of batting at 'critical' No. 3 for England in 2015 WC  Nov 18, 11:59 am
London, November 18 (ANI): England cricketer Ian Bell expects to see himself batting at the vital number three spot for the forthcoming World Cup, to be hosted jointly by New Zealand and Australia.
Merc put legendary shrink on standby if Hamilton's F1 title bid implodes in Abu Dhabi  Nov 17, 11:57 am
London, Nov 17 (ANI): In case Lewis Hamilton's Formula One title bid implodes in Abu Dhabi, Mercedes has put New Zealand national union rugby team, All Blacks', legendary shrink Dr. Ceri Evans on standby for the Briton.
'Troubled' Ryder cites personal reasons to pull out of Kiwis' A squad for UAE tour  Nov 17, 11:57 am
Wellington, Nov 17 (ANI): Troubled big-hitting batsman Jesse Ryder has cited personal reasons to pull out of the New Zealand A squad, which is set to tour the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Adelaide Oval wins rights to host historic day-night Test between Oz-Kiwis  Nov 16, 2:56 pm
Sydney, Nov 16 (ANI): Adelaide Oval stadium would reportedly win the rights to host the sport's historic day-night Test between Australia and New Zealand as the traditional format prepares to make use of the pink-ball next November.
Ed Cowan confident day-night Tests will be successful but doubts pink balls visibility for spectators  Nov 16, 1:12 pm
Sydney, Nov 16 (ANI): Australia batsman Ed Cowan is confident that the day-night Test cricket revolution would succeed when it is launched against New Zealand next year, but has doubts about the pink balls visibility to the spectators.
Cook insists England has moved on from controversy over KP's autobiography  Nov 15, 2:18 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 15 (ANI): England cricket captain Alastair Cook has insisted that the controversy over sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen's autobiography had been well and truly in the past for his side ahead of their ODI series in Sri Lanka.
Misbah promises Pak will be unrelenting towards Kiwis in second Test  Nov 15, 1:04 pm
Wellington, Nov 15 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team captain Misbah-ul Haq has promised that their would be no relenting from his side towards New Zealand, who were thrashed by the hosts in the opening Test in Abu Dhabi.
Rolling Stones resolve insurance dispute over L'Wren Scott suicide  Nov 15, 1:04 pm
New York, Nov 15 (ANI): The Rolling Stones have resolved a dispute with insurers over coverage for the Australian and New Zealand concerts the band canceled after the suicide of Mick Jagger's girlfriend, L'Wren Scott.
Hesson backs 'train wrecked' Kiwis to comeback strongly against Pak in second Test  Nov 15, 12:31 pm
Wellington, Nov 15 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team coach Mike Hesson has backed his players to make a quick comeback and be far more competitive, after making the necessary adjustments, in the second Test against Pakistan that gets underway on Monday in Dubai.
Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action: ICC  Nov 14, 10:29 am
Johannesburg, Nov 14 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said that Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the first Test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.
Misbah surpasses legends Imran, Miandad as Pak's most successful Test skipper post Kiwi win  Nov 13, 2:40 pm
Karachi, Nov 13 (ANI): Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq surpassed legends Imran Khan and Javed Miandad as the nation's most successful Test skipper on Thursday post guiding his squad to outclass New Zealand by 248 runs in the first Test of a three-match series.
'Commentator's curse' leaves commentator Ian Smith's car a wreck!  Nov 12, 2:22 pm
Wellington, Nov 12 (ANI): Legendary New Zealand commentator Ian Smith was forced to watch on as a cricket ball hit by batsman Jesse Ryder crashed into his rental car and he had to talk through the action live on national television.
Tom Latham feels proud of following in 'centurion' father's footsteps for NZ  Nov 12, 1:56 pm
Johannesburg, Nov 12 (ANI): New Zealand opener Tom Latham followed in his father's footsteps as he knocked a Test hundred against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.