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February 27, 2014
Cricketer concedes he was approached during Bangladesh Premier League in 2013.
February 18, 2014
Brendon McCullum finished on 302, making him just the third man to score double and triple tons in consecutive Tests, as the Black Caps secured a draw with India on Tuesday and a 1-0 series victory.
February 17, 2014
Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling worked a world record sixth-wicket stand of 352 as the Black Caps built a 325 lead on McCullum's 281 not out on the fourth day v India on Sunday.
February 16, 2014
Captain Rohit Singh puts on a brave face after big defeat to New Zealand at Under 19 World Cup, reports Paul Radley.
February 16, 2014
New Zealand erased the first-innings deficit on Day 3, but still face a daunting task entering Day 4 at 252 for 5 thanks to Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling's 158-run sixth-wicket partnership, giving them a six run lead.
February 15, 2014
India in driver's seat in second and final Test against New Zealand in Wellington.
February 12, 2014
Australia's middle-order batsman scores century on comeback. In other news, Sri Lanka edge Bangladesh and India prepare for New Zealand in must-win Test.
February 11, 2014
The Black Caps' starting XI remains unchanged from the first Test, but with Jesse Ryder and Doug Bracewell dropped, Jimmy Neesham and Tom Latham will provide the injury cover for the second.
February 9, 2014
New Zealand just held off India on the fourth day of their Test on Sunday, bowling them out for 366 in the fourth innings to preserve a 40-run victory.
February 8, 2014
Instead of enforcing the follow-on, New Zealand went ahead and batted on Day 3 on Saturday, and were punished for the decision. Bowled out for 105, the Black Caps will start Day 4 hoping to keep India from scoring 320 from 9 for the improbable...
February 6, 2014
Williamson made 113 while McCullum was unbeaten on 143 as New Zealand closed on 329 for four having been sent into bat at Eden Park.
February 4, 2014
Ahead of the first New Zealand v India Test starting Thursday, Black Caps legend Richard Hadlee said the hosts ought to be favoured 'because we've got a roll on at the moment'.
February 1, 2014
'We know it's a different format, and there'll be a few new guys, but we'll definitely take some confidence into the Tests,' said Black Caps coach Mike Hesson of the first Test v India, beginning on Thursday.
January 31, 2014
Ross Taylor scores century as New Zealand win by 87 runs to wrap five-match ODI series 4-0.