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West Indies face rampaging New Zealand in a must-win game

06 June, 2019 9:32 pm 9:32 pm

MANCHESTER – Having failed to replicate their success from the first game against Pakistan, West Indies need to win each of their remaining four matches to stay in contention for the semi-finals race. West Indies have failed to combine as a team and produce match-winning results in their last few matches. Despite registering a par … Read More



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NZ launches gun buy-back scheme for weapons banned after Christchurch attac...

06 June, 2019 8:41 am 8:41 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s government on Thursday launched a multimillion-dollar, six-month “buy-back” scheme to compensate owners of powerful but newly banned semi-automatic weapons prohibited in the wake of deadly attacks on two mosques in the Southern city of Christchurch. Finance Minister Grant Robertson and Minister of Police Stuart Nash said in a joint emailed … Read More



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Williamson, New Zealand, four-wicket, South Africa

Williamson’s century guides New Zealand to four-wicket win over South Afr...

06 June, 2019 12:04 am 12:04 am

BIRMINGHAM – New Zealand thrashed South Africa by four wickets in their rain-delayed World Cup match on Wednesday. Williamson smashed 106 laced with nine fours. Guptil (35) and Grandhomme (60) were other main scorers. Earlier, a tight bowling performance from New Zealand restricted South Africa to a modest total of 241-6. Asked to bat first … Read More



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New Zealand restrict South Africa to 241-6 in truncated game

06 June, 2019 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

SOUTHAMPTON (Reuters) – A tight bowling performance from New Zealand restricted South Africa to a modest total of 241-6 in their rain-delayed World Cup match at Edgbaston on Wednesday. Asked to bat first in a game that was reduced to 49 overs a side, South Africa’s batsmen, barring Hashim Amla and Rassie van der Dussen, … Read More



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South Africa look to keep semi-final hopes alive

06 June, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

LONDON (92 news) – South Africa, who registered their first win of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup by defeating Afghanistan by nine wickets, will face a much stiffer challenge when they take on New Zealand at Edgbaston on Wednesday. It was Grant Elliot’s famous “hit into the grandstand” in an enthralling climax which ended … Read More



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Lungi Ngidi passed fit for New Zealand clash

06 June, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

LONDON (92 News) -South Africa seamer Lungi Ngidi has confirmed he is “100 per cent” fit for his side’s must-win clash against New Zealand at Edgbaston on Wednesday, 19 June. The Proteas’ campaign got off to a slow start, with three defeats in their opening three games and a slew of injuries hampering their progress. … Read More



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Two dead after light planes collide mid-air in New Zealand

06 June, 2019 12:26 pm 12:26 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Two light aircraft collided mid-air on their final approach at a regional aerodrome in New Zealand on Sunday killing both pilots, police said. Four parachutists on board of one of the planes had jumped shortly before it crashed with the other plane, a training aircraft. A helicopter, also preparing to land, managed … Read More



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South Africa ease to first World Cup win

06 June, 2019 8:09 am 8:09 am

CARDIFF (Reuters) – South Africa finally got a World Cup win under their belts as they eased to a nine-wicket triumph over Afghanistan to keep alive their hopes of reaching the semi-finals. Leg-spinner Imran Tahir took 4-29, engineering an Afghani collapse after a 75-minute rain break as they were dismissed for 125. Chris Morris contributed … Read More



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Accused Christchurch gunman pleads not guilty to all charges in NZ court

06 June, 2019 8:58 am 8:58 am

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (Reuters) – An Australian man pleaded not guilty on Friday to 92 charges stemming from a massacre in two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch three months ago and will stand trial in May next year. A lone gunman armed with semi-automatic weapons attacked Muslims attending Friday prayers in Christchurch … Read More



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India, New Zealand, split, points, Trent Bridge, washout

India, New Zealand split points after Trent Bridge washout

06 June, 2019 8:15 pm 8:15 pm

NOTTINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Inclement English weather claimed yet another World Cup match after India’s group game against 2015 finalists New Zealand was called off without a ball being bowled at Trent Bridge on Thursday. A soggy outfield from overnight showers had already delayed the start of the contest between the tournament’s only two unbeaten … Read More



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India, New Zealand battle for points table supremacy

06 June, 2019 11:54 pm 11:54 pm

NEW DELHI (92 News) – Both India and New Zealand, who have won all of their games at the ICC Men’s World Cup 2019 so far, will look to maintain ascendancy as they take on each other at Trent Bridge on Thursday. Team India put up a clinical performance against Australia, registering a 36-run win, … Read More



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New Zealand in contention, should consider changes for India game: Hesson

06 June, 2019 11:54 am 11:54 am

LONDON (Reuters) – New Zealand should consider bringing Henry Nicholls back to strengthen the batting lineup and play Tim Southee and legspinner Ish Sodhi against India in their next Cricket World Cup match, former coach Mike Hesson believes. The Black Caps secured their third successive win in the tournament in England with a seven-wicket victory … Read More



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New Zealand ready for Afghan spin onslaught: coach Stead

06 June, 2019 8:56 am 8:56 am

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – New Zealand coach Gary Stead denied his batsmen are vulnerable to spin bowling and said the 2015 finalists are ready for a slow-bowling onslaught in Saturday’s World Cup match against Afghanistan. New Zealand lost each of their top six batsmen to a spinner in Thursday’s win against Bangladesh before pulling off … Read More



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New Zealand hold nerve to sink Bangladesh in thriller

06 June, 2019 8:51 am 8:51 am

LONDON (Reuters) – New Zealand held their nerve under the floodlights to beat Bangladesh by two wickets in a dramatic low-scoring Cricket World Cup match at The Oval on Wednesday. The Black Caps looked to be cruising to a modest target of 245 as Ross Taylor (82) and captain Kane Williamson (40) led them to … Read More



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Henry, Ferguson propel New Zealand to easy victory over Sri Lanka

06 June, 2019 7:54 pm 7:54 pm

CARDIFF (Reuters) – New Zealand crushed Sri Lanka without losing a single wicket in Cardiff on Saturday to begin their World Cup campaign in style, after seamers Matt Henry and Lockie Ferguson had skittled their opponents out for 136. Kiwi opener Martin Guptill smashed an unbeaten 51-ball 73, while his partner Colin Munro made 58 … Read More



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