Otago has gone back to the future with Hamish Rutherford taking over the captaincy and Bradley Scott named in the team for the Volts’ opening twenty20 fixture against Auckland tomorrow.
White Ferns batting ace Amy Satterthwaite displayed a full suit of skills to help Canterbury beat Otago by three wickets in a tense twenty20 match at Molyneux Park yesterday.
Otago Boys’ High School captain Taine Bayly is hoping it is third time lucky.
Otago Country and North Otago clash in Oamaru over the weekend as the Hawke Cup gets under way again for another year. Both sides have lost players over the off-season and the need for a big score...
The twenty20 tournament gets under way today and Otago will play Auckland in a repeat of last season’s final. Cricket writer Adrian Seconi takes a look at five key areas which may have an impact on...
New Zealand have a chance to strike a blow to the heart of Australia's pride during their one-day series but coach Mike Hesson insists they'll be content just to get one over on "big brother".
A key question in the Chappell-Hadlee one-day international series is whether New Zealand can overcome historical difficulties chasing targets during day-night matches in Australia.
Otago will welcome the return of key all-rounder Leigh Kasperek for its round of matches against Canterbury beginning with twenty20 match at Molyneux Park today.
Warren Barnes has the spring back in his step.
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The Black Caps will have two days to recalibrate their batting before they take on Australia in the three-match Chappell-Hadlee ODI series beginning on Sunday in Sydney.
A functional lower order had previously been resigned to the realm of wishful thinking for India.
Otago has had some relief on the injury front before its opening twenty20 match in Auckland on Sunday.
Ross Taylor has provided a graphic illustration of the eye injury that will keep him out of the game until 2017.
The New Zealand cricket team have rediscovered their mojo as they head to Sydney today to prepare for next week's defence of the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy against Australia.
Trent Boult has been ruled fit for New Zealand's three-match one-day tour of Australia while the Black Caps can't wait to unleash raw paceman Lockie Ferguson, who has been clocked at 150kmh.
Kane Williamson's captaincy education took a couple of decent steps forward in Hamilton's second test win against Pakistan.
Usually, it is only the pitch which needs covering when the rain starts falling at the University Oval.
New Zealand have broken a 31-year drought, defeating Pakistan 2-0 in their two-test series.
Ravi Jadeja made a high score of 90 as India leapt into a strong position against England.