England vs New Zealand

England vs New Zealand 3rd Test: Bairstow, Root power to sweep series 3-0 against Kiwis

New Zealand had fought back through its two prolific run-getters in the series -- Tom Blundell (88 not out) and Daryl Mitchell (56) -- but the top order's struggle in the series let down the Kiwis.

published on : 28th June 2022

Jack Leach says freak Henry Nicholls wicket all part of 'silly' cricket

Nicholls, on the stroke of tea, drove hard at Leach only for the ball to ricochet off non-striker Daryl Mitchell's bat and loop gently to Alex Lees at mid-off.  

published on : 24th June 2022

New Zealand being a pace bowler short did give us the advantage: England skipper Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes said that England's victory push had started when his bowlers came back to bowl in the second innings and managed to restrict the Blackcaps below 300.

published on : 15th June 2022

Second Test: Brutal Bairstow smashes England to series win over New Zealand

Set 299 to win in a little over two sessions on Day 5, England reached its target in 50 overs with Bairstow falling for 136 off 92 balls just before the victory was sealed.

published on : 15th June 2022

England batter Joe Root completes 10,191 runs in Test cricket, surpasses Sunil Gavaskar

England batter Joe Root completed 10191 Test cricket runs and surpassed former India batter Sunil Gavaskar's record of 10122 runs.

published on : 14th June 2022

England have shown an attacking instinct in Nottingham Test: Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain said that a score in excess of 500 could dent any team's confidence but seeing Ben Stokes' side match New Zealand with the bat was heartening.

published on : 14th June 2022

England vs New Zealand second Test: Hope Joe Root's charisma will carry us to victory, says Ben Foakes

The second Test at Trent Bridge looks set for a thrilling end on the last day after England bowlers restricted New Zealand to 224/7.

published on : 14th June 2022

Root, Pope hit centuries as England trails New Zealand by 80 in second test

Root, currently the world's most in-form batter in test cricket, was still there at stumps on 163 not out to give England hope of coming out of the first innings with an unlikely lead.

published on : 13th June 2022

New Zealand were 'slightly undercooked' at Lord's; they'll come hard in second Test: Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain opined that England skipper Stokes will need at least one of his top three to go big at Trent Bridge.

published on : 10th June 2022

Root leads England past New Zealand in 1st test at Lord's

England, set 277 to win, finished on 279 for five, with former captain Root 115 not out after the hosts had slumped to 69 for four.

published on : 5th June 2022

New Zealand names spinner Ajaz Patel among 20-man squad for England tour

New Zealand on Wednesday named an extended 20-man squad for the tour, designed to cover the early absence of players involved in the Indian Premier League.

published on : 4th May 2022

Will take dog for walk by beach: Trent Boult on coping with World Cup heartbreak

Boult said he has been struggling to forget the 49th over in which he took a catch of Ben Stokes off Jimmy Neesham but ended up stepping on the boundary to let the advantage slip.

published on : 18th July 2019

I fully trust skipper Eoin Morgan's decisions: England cricketer Adil Rashid

Rashid stated that Morgan knows his game inside out and has been with him through 'good and not so good times'.

published on : 13th July 2019