newscricket2 days ago

Gary Stead appointed New Zealand cricket coach

Gary Stead has been appointed as the replacement for Mike Hesson, who resigned from the post in June 2018 citing personal reasons, for the role of New Zealand’s cricket coach today. Stead has stated that it will be an honour and privilege to work with the team to help them develop.
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newscricket17 days ago

New Zealand decline invitation to tour Pakistan due to safety concerns

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) Board has declined the invitation from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to tour Pakistan for a full series owing to security reasons. As a result, the possibility of New Zealand playing in Pakistan for the first time in fifteen years has been all but ruled out now.
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newscricket17 days ago

India men and women team's to face off New Zealand in January 2019

The Indian cricket team, led by Virat Kohli, will travel to New Zealand in January next year where they will go up against Kane Williamson & Co. in a five-match ODI series followed by a three-match T20I series. The women’s team will square off in three ODIs and three T20Is during the same period.
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newscricket2 months ago

Grant Bradburn interested in taking up the role of New Zealand coach

Grant Bradburn, the current coach of Scotland, stated that he is interested in taking up the role of coaching the New Zealand national side after Mike Hesson stepped down. Bradburn revealed that it has been his dream to coach a full-member nation and Scotland cricket board is in support of that.
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newscricket2 months ago

Michael Hesson quits as coach of New Zealand cricket team

Michael Hesson has stepped down as head coach of the New Zealand cricket team after a period of almost six years in charge of the Black Caps. Under Hesson’s tutelage, the New Zealand team enjoyed one of the most successful records in the sport of cricket on the international stage.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2018 | Ish Sodhi feels IPL is improving cricket at a very fast rate

Kiwi leg-spinner Ish Sodhi, who got an IPL call-up just a few weeks back, feels that Indian Premier League is a fast-moving competition and is improving cricket at a very rapid rate. He described the cash-rich league’s experience as ‘surreal’ and wanted to learn as much as he can from Shane Warne.
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newscricket3 months ago

England replace India at No.1 spot in ODI rankings

England, who won convincingly against the Kiwis in the recently concluded away ODI series, have climbed up the ICC One Day International rankings to claim the top from India. England’s last series defeat in ODIs came on the tour of India and since then, have won all the ODI series they have played.
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newscricket4 months ago

New Zealand vs England | Kane Williamson lauds the steel shown by his team in second Test

After New Zealand managed to eke out a draw in the second Test, skipper Kane Williamson lauded the efforts of his teammates and said that the guys showed a lot of steel during the game. He has also praised Neil Wagner and Ish Sodhi for their performances and termed them as ‘phenomenal’.
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newscricket5 months ago

I get a bit ahead of myself and try too much: Mark Wood

England pacer Mark Wood, who scored a vital 52 in the ongoing second Test against New Zealand, revealed that he tries to get ahead of himself while batting. He credited the New Zealand bowlers for bowling well before his partnership with Jonny Bairstow has turned the momentum in England’s favor.
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newscricket5 months ago

SRH skipper Kane Williamson: David Warner is not a bad guy by any means

Sunrisers Hyderabad's new skipper Kane Williamson has come out in support of disgraced Australian batsman David Warner who has been given a 12-month ban for the whole ‘Sandpapergate’ incident in the Newlands Test. Williamson has also added that Warner will have to learn from his mistake and move on.
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