Cricket: Williamson working hard on bowling action
Cricket: Williamson working hard on bowling action

Kane Williamson is putting in the hard yards to become an effective spin bowler for the Black Caps. Williamson was banned…

Cricket: South Africa beat Zimbabwe in tri-series
Cricket: South Africa beat Zimbabwe in tri-series

South Africa's bowlers delivered a 61-run win over Zimbabwe as Dale Steyn and Ryan McLaren took three wickets each to bowl…

Reunion celebrates marathon tour of 1964
Reunion celebrates marathon tour of 1964

Lengthy rugby and cricket tours are a thing of the past, but one of the more remarkable undertakings is being commemorated…

David Leggat: Benaud's couch calling: fun or desperate?
David Leggat: Benaud's couch calling: fun or desperate?

Is the move to have Richie Benaud commentate from his couch a proposal borne of inventiveness or desperation? Or is it just…

Cricket

South Africa chases down 327 to beat Australia
South Africa chases down 327 to beat Australia

Former schoolmates AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis both hit centuries in a game-changing 206-run partnership…

Howzat?! (Too close...)

Mitchell Johnson made an unceremonious entry into the commentary box on Monday in Harare that had social media buzzing.

Cairns to learn fate within 14 days

Chris Cairns know in two weeks whether he'll be charged by British police with perverting the course of justice as the fallout…

Cricket: Pakistan beat Sri Lanka

Sohaib Maqsood and Fawad Alam shared a record-breaking partnership as they powered Pakistan to a four-wicket victory against…

Cricket: More options for Cup tilt
Cricket: More options for Cup tilt

The chance to earn a place in next year's World Cup squad has been a significant incentive if the New…

Cricket: New Macca deal on cards

New Zealand Cricket want Craig McMillan to continue as batting coach of the national side until the end of next year's World…

Cricket: Anderson set to face ND team-mates

Black Caps all-rounder Corey Anderson is in line to play against his Northern Districts team-mates at next month's Champions…

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Special report: The Shame Game

How to fix NZ cricket system?
How to fix NZ cricket system?

When a player was approached to contribute to a story on New Zealand Cricket's high-performance set-up, his answer while…

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Domestic Cricket

Cricket: Majors list contract players for season
Cricket: Majors list contract players for season

The major associations yesterday finalised their contracts for the 2014-15 season. Each team has 15 contracted spots available…

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Mark Richardson on cricket

Mark Richardson: Black Caps must grow a pair when heat goes on
Mark Richardson: Black Caps must grow a pair when heat goes on

The Black Caps need to grow some balls. Their failure to progress past pool play in the ICC World T20 was yet another display…

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David Leggat on sport

David Leggat: Adams sits at pinnacle of sporting achievement
David Leggat: Adams sits at pinnacle of sporting achievement

As Valerie Adams chalked up successive title No 54 in Hampden Park early on Thursday NZT, there was a sense of it all being…

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