newscricket3 months ago

Blair Tickner replaces Adam Milne in New Zealand's ODI squad for Pakistan, India tours

Blair Tickner has replaced Adam Milne in the New Zealand squad for the coming ODIs in Pakistan and India. Tickner’s inclusion by New Zealand Cricket (NZC) came after Milne expressed concerns about his preparation for the back-to-back series away from home, and withdrew himself from the squad.
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newscricket5 months ago

NZ vs IND | Trent Boult and Martin Guptill dropped, Adam Milne earns recall for ODIs

New Zealand have announced their squad for the upcoming white-ball series against India from November 18 and two experienced campaigners, Trent Boult and Martin Guptill have been dropped from the squad. Adam Milne has earned a recall in ODIs as he will play the format after a gap of five years.
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newscricket6 months ago

Lockie Fergsuon out of tri-series involving Pakistan and Bangladesh with minor abdominal injury

New Zealand has suffered a massive blow as pacer Lockie Ferguson has been ruled out of the ongoing tri-series involving Pakistan and Bangladesh. Daryl Mitchell is going to miss the series with a fractured finger while Mitchell Santner will join the squad on Sunday after a paternity break.
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newscricket11 months ago

IPL 2022 | Adam Milne ruled out of IPL due to hamstring injury, CSK announces Matheesha Pathirana as replacement

Chennai Super Kings have suffered a serious blow to their IPL 2022 campaign as Adam Milne has been ruled out of the competition with a hamstring injury. A official statement confirmed that the franchise has announced Sri Lankan pacer Matheesha Pathirana as his replacement for rest of the season.
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newscricket1 year ago

IPL 2022 | Twitter reacts as MS Dhoni shows off his football skills during game against KKR

Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders are currently engaged in a low-scoring contest at the Wankhede stadium in the season opener of IPL 2022. MS Dhoni showcased his football skills during the match after Ajinkya Rahane missed a slog against a good length delivery outside off.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Semifinal against England will be a real tough challenge, says Adam Milne

Adam Milne labelled England as an extremely strong white-ball outfit, and added Eoin Morgan’s men will present a tough challenge in the first semi-final of T20 World Cup 2021 on Wednesday, November 10. New Zealand secured their semi-final berth with an eight-wicket win over Afghanistan on Sunday.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Restricting a star-studded team like India to 110 was special, says Gary Stead

New Zealand head coach Gary Stead said that restricting the star-studded Indian batting line-up to 110/7 was special for his team. The Blackcaps chased down the target in just 14.3 overs to defeat the Virat Kohli-led side by eight wickets in their Super 12 encounter in Dubai on Sunday, October 31.
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newscricket1 year ago

IND v NZ | Let’s not be harsh on our players, we know them for better cricket, says Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh has urged Team India fans to not be harsh on the players even though everyone knows them for better cricket. Harbhajan Singh’s comments came after Virat Kohli-led team's crushing 8-wicket defeat to Kane Willaimson's New Zealand at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Excited to play and make a difference with the ball, says Adam Milne

New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne is excited to make an impact at the ongoing T20 World Cup 2021. Milne was added into the squad before the team's last fixture against Pakistan in Sharjah on Tuesday, as a replacement for Lockie Ferguson, who was ruled out of the tournament due to calf injury.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | We changed our XI thrice before Pakistan match, reveals New Zealand head coach Gary Stead

Gary Stead has stated that New Zealand changed the team three times before the match against Pakistan on Tuesday, due to the uncertainty around clearance by the ICC for Adam Milne to play. Milne was roped into the 15-member squad as a like-for-like replacement for the injured Lockie Ferguson.
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