Adrian Seconi

Cricket: 'The game has given me so much'

Cricket: 'The game has given me so much'

After 16 seasons, 11 of them spent in Otago colours, Aaron Redmond is retiring. Cricket writer Adrian Seconi sat down with the former test opener before his final first-class game, against Auckland at Colin Maiden Park today.

Cricket: Replacing McCullum, Vettori key before next Cup

Cricket: Replacing McCullum, Vettori key before next Cup

Just like that, the World Cup is over. There are a couple of big questions remaining, and cricket writer Adrian Seconi attempts to answer them.

Cricket: Teen's name added to roll of honour

Cricket: Teen's name added to roll of honour

Harrison Biggs has added his name to an impressive list which includes Black Caps Brendon McCullum and Nathan McCullum.

Catch cash to go on mortgage, but Italy beckons

Catch cash to go on mortgage, but Italy beckons

Call it a windfall. Call it a gift from the heavens.

'One hell of a ride'

'One hell of a ride'

New Zealand cricket fans probably muttered to themselves something like ''it's going to be OK, it's going to be OK'' when Brendon McCullum was bowled for a duck in the opening over of the World Cup final.

Cricket: Attraction of opposites makes Black Caps tick

Cricket: Attraction of opposites makes Black Caps tick

Where one is analytical, calculating and measured, the other is instinctive, daring and dramatic.

Cricket: Otago spoils chance for big lead

Cricket: Otago spoils chance for big lead

A middle-order slump may have cost Otago an opportunity to build a big first innings lead against Canterbury.

Cricket: Class act after win as well

Cricket: Class act after win as well

From World Cup bolter to semifinal hero - it has been quite a journey for Black Caps journeyman Grant Elliott. Cricket writer Adrian Seconi reports.

Cricket: India or Australia, win or lose, it has been a joy

Cricket: India or Australia, win or lose, it has been a joy

So who will it be in the final - India or Australia?And does it really matter?Can anybody stop New Zealand?

Cricket: What a night as Kiwis triumph

Cricket: What a night as Kiwis triumph

It was a cricket match for the ages - topsy-turvy, thrilling and with New Zealand winning off the second-last ball with a soaring six.