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Williamson, shakes off, injury, New Zealand, move, strong position

Williamson shakes off injury as New Zealand move into strong position

02 February, 2020 9:30 am 9:30 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Captain Kane Williamson shook off a nasty blow to his hand on the first ball he faced as New Zealand reached 116 for two at tea on the second day of the first test against India at the Basin Reserve on Saturday. Williamson was on 46 at the break with Ross Taylor … 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

Williamson, Stokes, ODI, rankings, unforgettable, performances

Williamson, Stokes gain in ODI rankings after World Cup performances

07 July, 2019 11:38 pm 11:38 pm

DUBAI – England and New Zealand players have moved up in the MRF Tyres ICC Men’s ODI Player Rankings after featuring in an exhilarating ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019 final at Lord’s on Sunday. The latest rankings update, which takes into account performances from the semifinals and the final, sees players from either side … Read More

England favourites but anything possible, warns Williamson

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has no problem that hosts England have been branded favourites for Sunday’s Cricket World Cup final but says anything is possible. A new 50-overs world champion will emerge at Lord’s after what many consider will be a battle between England’s deep batting lineup and New Zealand’s incisive … Read More

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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Neesham, Williamson lead the way as Kiwis demolish Afghanistan

06 June, 2019 8:15 am 8:15 am

TAUNTON, England (Reuters) – New Zealand cemented their spot at the top of the cricket World Cup league table with a seven-wicket victory over minnows Afghanistan thanks to a unbeaten half-century by Kane Williamson and fine bowling by their seam attack led by Jimmy Neesham. The Kiwis, despite losing Martin Guptill first ball of their … Read More