News | Cricket
1 Apr 2020 2:22
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Cricket

    Australian batsman David Warner expects a dose of short deliveries to continue from the New Zealand bowlers in the Boxing Day test at Melbourne

    Australian batsman David Warner expects a dose of short deliveries to continue from the New Zealand bowlers in the Boxing Day test at Melbourne


    Warner says although their own pacemen are quicker than the Black Caps, the likes of Neil Wagner can make batting difficult via field settings.



    Canterbury have beaten Central Districts by 30 runs in the Twenty20 Super Smash at Napier.

    Kings' left-arm wrist spinner Blake Coburn took four for 17.



    Sri Lanka have lost the series 1-nil but signed off satisfied with safety and security measures in Pakistan after the country's first home test fixtures in 10 years.



    South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander will retire from all forms of international cricket after the four-match test series against England, starting Boxing Day.

    The 34-year-old has been a mainstay of the test attack since 2011, accumulating 216 wickets at an average of 22.16.



    Sailor Brad Butterworth returns to the sea this week, on a boat he feels is a chance of taking line honours in the Sydney-to-Hobart race.

    The ex-Team New Zealand and Alinghi tactician will be aboard Black Jack, a largely Kiwi-crewed Super Maxi.

    Butterworth says it's the toughest challenge in blue water racing, effectively dipping into what he describes as "harm's way" across the Southern Ocean.



    Silver Ferns captain Laura Langman has welcomed news Noeline Taurua's extending her contract through to February 2021.

    The World Cup-winning netball coach will be entrusted with helping to develop depth in Netball New Zealand's talent and coaching structure from under-18 to elite level.



    Former world No.1 and four-time grand slam winner Kim Clijsters will make her delayed return to women's tennis in March, after a seven-year absence.

    A January start was thwarted by a knee injury.



    Canoe Racing New Zealand has added elite talent to its ranks with British 2008 Olympic champion Tim Brabants joining the coaching squad next year.



    Ferrari have extended Charles Leclerc's Formula One contract for five more years until the end of the 2024 season.



    Two-time world champion Adrian Lewis has fought back from two sets down to beat Darren Webster 4-3 and advance to the last 16 at the darts world championships in London.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Cricket News
     31 Mar: Devon Conway's still determined to block out the outside noise
     30 Mar: The cricket season may be over but the work continues in self isolation for New Zealand batting coach Peter Fulton
     29 Mar: Steve Smith's two year leadership suspension is over, giving him the ability to captain the Australian cricket team if required, once the game returns
     27 Mar: Ross Taylor's had no choice but to be his own worst critic while in self isolation
     24 Mar: Former SA cricket captain Faf du Plessis offered contract by governing body
     19 Mar: Mitchell McClenaghan has spoken of his dash home to New Zealand
     17 Mar: Wellington's cricketers will accept their first Plunket Shield title in 16 years, regardless of how the silverware's been forged
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The positive response over the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games from Kiwi athletes continues More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Testing times financially for New Zealand's tourism sector More...



     Today's News

    Health & Safety:
    Coronavirus update: Federal Government partners with private hospitals, United States passes 3,000 deaths, Italy extends lockdown, Tokyo Olympics rescheduled 22:57

    International:
    WHO accused of suppressing information about Taiwan's coronavirus prevention measures 22:47

    Living & Travel:
    The first domestic flight for some New Zealanders who have recently returned from overseas has carried 57 passengers ­to Wellington and Christchurch 21:57

    International:
    These five strategies have helped Singapore fight off the coronavirus outbreak. Can they keep it at bay? 21:57

    International:
    The world's most vulnerable countries could become the next coronavirus hotspots 21:47

    Health & Safety:
    38 Lakes District Hospital staff in Queenstown are being tested for COVID-19, after a second nurse tested positive for the virus 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Kristen Bell is set to host a Nickelodeon show to answer kids' questions about COVID-19 21:15

    Entertainment:
    Tori Kelly thinks it would be "fun" to be a judge on 'American Idol' 20:45

    Entertainment:
    Elle Fanning can identify her famous female co-stars by their smell 20:15

    Entertainment:
    Keke Palmer quit Raya after one date 19:45


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd