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England clinch T20I series after another Super Over

11 November, 2019 1:02 pm 1:02 pm

AUCKLAND (92 News) – Reopening memories of the epic ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final in July this year, England trumped New Zealand after a Super Over once again – this time in the deciding T20I of the five-match series at Auckland’s Eden Park. Early showers delayed the toss, truncating the game to 11-overs-a-side. … Read More

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Tickner, Ferguson guide New Zealand to thrilling 14-run win

11 November, 2019 7:01 pm 7:01 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand fast bowlers Blair Tickner and Lockie Ferguson shared four wickets to trigger an England batting collapse that helped the hosts to a thrilling 14-run win in the third Twenty20 international at Nelson on Tuesday. England, chasing 181 for victory, were cruising at 139-2 in the 15th over but lost five … Read More

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Jury selected in trial of British backpacker killed in New Zealand

11 November, 2019 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – A New Zealand court selected a jury on Monday at the beginning of the trial of a man accused of murdering a British backpacker, media reports said, in a case that shocked the South Pacific nation. A jury of seven women and five men was selected for the jury that will begin … Read More

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England dominate New Zealand to make Rugby World Cup final

10 October, 2019 3:36 pm 3:36 pm

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) — England advanced to the Rugby World Cup final and their first since 2007 after they produced a dominant performance to record a 19-7 win over two-time defending champions New Zealand in their semi-final at Yokohama Stadium on Saturday. The result ended the All Blacks 18-match winning streak at the tournament after they … Read More

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Taylor, de Grandhomme steer NZ to victory in opening T20I

09 September, 2019 9:31 am 9:31 am

DUBAI (ICC) – The T20I series between Sri Lanka and New Zealand got underway in Pallekele today. Sri Lanka T20I captain Lasith Malinga won the toss and decided his side would bat first. The two Kusals, Mendis and Perera, opened the batting and got off to a fine start, adding 41 for the first wicket inside … Read More

New Zealand crush Sri Lanka to level Test series

08 August, 2019 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – New Zealand skittled Sri Lanka out for 122 on Monday to secure a series-levelling victory by an innings and 65 runs on the final day of a rain-hit second Test in Colombo. New Zealand had batted on for five overs in the morning, allowing BJ Watling to complete a century before declaring … Read More

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Latham ton puts New Zealand on course against Sri Lanka in final Test

08 August, 2019 5:31 pm 5:31 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Tom Latham led New Zealand’s solid response with an unbeaten 111 against Sri Lanka’s first-innings total of 244 on the third day of the second and final Test in Colombo on Saturday. The touring side, trailing 1-0 in the series after Sri Lanka won the opener in Galle, reached 196 for four … Read More

New Zealand, Williamson, Lankan Dananjaya, reported, suspect, bowling action

New Zealand’s Williamson, Lankan Dananjaya reported for suspect bowli...

08 August, 2019 5:57 pm 5:57 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson and Sri Lankan spinner Akila Dananjaya have been reported for suspect bowling action after the first test between the two nations in Galle that finished on Sunday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has said. While Williamson is a part-time spinner who bowled only three overs, Dananjaya bowled … Read More


NATO chief says peace deal in Afghanistan closer than ever before

08 August, 2019 6:03 am 6:03 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – NATO’s Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Tuesday that there was a real chance for peace in Afghanistan as US-Taliban peace talks continue in Qatar. “We now see a real chance for peace in Afghanistan, we are closer to a peace deal than ever before,” Stoltenberg told reporters at a news conference … Read More

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Gunman kills 20, wounds 26 at Walmart store in El Paso, Texas

08 August, 2019 9:42 am 9:42 am

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – A man armed with a rifle opened fire at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas,  killing 20 people and wounding 26 others as panicked shoppers and employees scurried for cover before the gunman surrendered to police at the scene. Many shoppers in the busy store were buying back-to-school supplies … Read More

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The endless grace of Kane Williamson’s New Zealand

07 July, 2019 9:48 am 9:48 am

LONDON (ICC) – They suffered heartbreak, but New Zealand and their captain were symbols of class. ‘One of those things, eh?’ Even by Kane Williamson’s standards, it was spectacular understatement. New Zealand’s captain was wry in the face of a defeat that would have left lesser souls an angry, puddly mess. But as he watched … Read More

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England win first-ever World Cup after beating New Zealand in super over

07 July, 2019 11:30 pm 11:30 pm

LORDS (AFP/Web Desk) – England made World Cup history on Sunday as they surprisingly beat New Zealand in the final clash which went to a super over after the two sides tied at 241 runs at Lord’s on Sunday. With the victory, England became first-time champions in the tournament. The final match of the 2019 … Read More

England, New Zealand, battle maiden, World Cup, title

Vibrant England, rejuvenated New Zealand battle for maiden World Cup title ...

07 July, 2019 5:09 pm 5:09 pm

LONDON – The sacred aisles of the Home of Cricket shall be brimming with excitement as hosts England face 2015 runners-up New Zealand in the title clash of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, 2019 at Lord’s on Sunday. It took England a significant change in approach and a staggering 27 years to find themselves … Read More

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New Zealand stun India by 18 runs to reach World Cup final

07 July, 2019 7:08 pm 7:08 pm

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – New Zealand survived Ravindra Jadeja’s late onslaught to stun India by 18 runs in a low-scoring thriller on Wednesday and reach the Cricket World Cup final for the second time in a row. Twice champions India were reeling at 24-4 in their chase for a modest victory target of 240 in … Read More

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Cricket world cup live: New Zealand conclude inning, set 240-run chase for ...

07 July, 2019 3:22 pm 3:22 pm

OLD Trafford (92 News) – India is chasing a total of 240-run target set by New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-final today after the latter resumed batting on the reserve day at Old Trafford. The Kiwis scored 239 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 50 overs. Ross Taylor (74) remained … Read More