New Zealand is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. The country geographically comprises two main landmasses—the North Island, and the South Island —and around 600 smaller islands.
India skipper Virat Kohli believes the 2008 U-19 World Cup victory was the most crucial phase of his development as a cricketer.
India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar will commence his rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru after having a successful sports hernia surgery on January 11 while young batsman Prithvi Shaw is on his way to New Zealand to join the India 'A' team after recovering from injury.
New Zealand have announced their 14-member squad for the upcoming five-match T20I series against India in which they have recalled right-arm pacer Hamish Bennett.
Sophie Devine is all set to lead the New Zealand cricket team as they announced their squad for the women's ODI and T20I series against South Africa.
Kane Williamson will be leading the New Zealand side for the upcoming five-match T20I series, as the selectors announced the 14-member squad.
England spinner Jack Leach will miss the remaining part of the South Africa tour and will return home immediately.
England's star all-rounder Ben Stokes has penned down an emotionally charged 'thank you' message to all the people who "said that my (Stokes') dad is in their prayers" as his father, Ged, treaded the recovery path from illness.
The spectator responsible for racially abusing fast bowler Jofra Archer during England's last year tour to New Zealand has been banned from attending international and domestic fixtures in the country for two years.
India all-rounder Hardik Pandya being withdrawn from the 'A team for the tour of New Zealand in the eleventh hour raised quite a few eyebrows with some even saying that he failed a fitness test. But it has now been revealed that the all-rounder himself wants to spend some more time working on his back before he returns to action.
The official death toll in the Whakaari/White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand last month rose to 18 on Monday after the death of one of the injured persons evacuated to Australia.