newscricket9 months ago

WATCH | Matt Henry picks seven wickets for 23 runs on day 1 of the Test against South Africa

Matt Henry bowled a brilliant spell on the first day of the Test between South Africa and New Zealand taking seven wickets for 23 runs. New Zealand bowled out opposition on total of 95 and scored 116/3 in the first innings at the end of day’s play with Henry Nicholls and Neil Wagner at the crease.
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newscricketa year ago

New Zealand pacer Matt Henry off to Bangladesh as cover for Covid positive Finn Allen

Right-arm pacer Matt Henry has been called to join the New Zealand squad in Bangladesh as cover for top-order batsman Finn Allen, who tested positive for Covid-19 last week. Tom Latham will lead the Kiwi side in the 5-match T20I series which will be played in Dhaka from September 1 to 10.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs NZ | Great honour to lead this side and learn as a skipper, elates Tom Latham

Tom Latham, who after leading New Zealand to their first win in England this century, stated that it was a great honour to lead this BlackCaps side, where he got to learn a lot as a skipper. He also credited the players who walked into the playing XI for the second Test, for showcasing their skills.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs NZ | We had a strong side for long time, so was just enjoying my role, asserts Matt Henry

Matt Henry, who had an outstanding game at Edgbaston, stated that New Zealand have a strong side, so he enjoys whatever role his team wants him to play. He also added that it was a wicket where wickets needed to be taken with the new ball as it was a quicker deck in the 2nd Test.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs NZ | Edgbaston Day 4 - New Zealand bulldoze England to clinch historic Test series win

Six changes to the side, poor history at Edgbaston, a team without Kane Williamson and Tim Southee, and not many gave New Zealand a chance to win the game, but they flipped the narrative and how. Not only New Zealand won the game and the series, but they literally buried England into the ground.
Harshit Anand
newscricketa year ago

ENG vs NZ | Felt a lot better to get the runs and some rhythm going, admits Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor, who scored a well-made 80 in the ongoing Test, has admitted that it felt a lot better to get the runs and get some sort of rhythm going, leading into the WTC Final. The experienced batsman also praised fellow domestic teammate, Will Young for making an immediate impact at No.3.
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featurecricketa year ago

ENG vs NZ | Edgbaston Day 1 Talking Points - New Zealand's stomach for fight and Zak Crawley's struggle

Not many times things can fall into place as well as they did for England going into the Test, with New Zealand missing many key players. However, after a great start, English batsmen continued to shine in the art of floundering as the batters put up a mediocre show against a fighting Kiwi attack.
Harshit Anand
featurecricketa year ago

After half a decade of struggle, perennial reserve Matt Henry proves his worth in whites

For two months in 2018, Matt Henry was the best seamer in England.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 years ago

Tom Latham and Matt Henry among New Zealand players to return to training

A chunk of the New Zealand Men’s Cricket Team, on Monday, returned to training at the High Performance Centre in Lincoln, and among them were Daryl Mitchell, Matt Henry and Tom Latham. New Zealand Cricket (NZC) also announced that they will conduct a total of six training camps until September.
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newscricket3 years ago

Kent cancels Matt Henry's contract in wake of Covid-19 pandemic

According to a statement released by the Kent Cricket board, seasoned New Zealand pacer Matt Henry’s county contract has been cancelled in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, Nathan Lyon and Michael Neser’s contracts were cancelled by Hampshire and Surrey Cricket, respectively.
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