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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

Spin conundrum for New Zealand ahead of Sri Lanka challenge

12 December, 2018 2:04 pm 2:04 pm

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand cricket coach Gary Stead has a conundrum ahead of him as he mulls over the selection of a spinner for the first Test against Sri Lanka, with only one likely to be picked. Stead and his team returned to New Zealand on Sunday after wrapping up a rare away series … Read More