New Zealand's window of opportunity to win a cricket World
Cup with some of their senior players is closing by the
season and James Franklin admits this month's Twenty20
tournament in Sri Lanka could be their final chance.
Ryan Nelsen's aside that the Solomon Islands could take to
the North Harbour Stadium pitch tomorrow night wearing
sleeping bags to guard against the cold has serious
undertones - the All Whites are preparing for anything.
Long-time David Bain supporter Joe Karam says he's not
surprised by a judge's recommendation that Mr Bain receives
Government compensation for being wrongfully imprisoned for
the murder of his parents, brother and two sisters.