LEEDS: England captain Alastair Cook believes Headingley will be far from the bowling-friendly ground of old when the second Test against New Zealand starts at Yorkshire’s headquarters on Friday.
England shot out the Black Caps for just 68 in their second innings at Lord’s last week to set-up a 170-run win [...]
LONDON: Stuart Broad bowled England into a winning position with five wickets as New Zealand suffered a dramatic top-order collapse in the first Test at Lord’s on Sunday.
At lunch, New Zealand had slumped to 29 for six in their second innings — still needing a further 210 [...]
LONDON: New Zealand’s Tim Southee produced a devastating spell of fast swing bowling as England collapsed to 213 all out on the fourth day of the first Test at Lord’s on Sunday.
Southee, who took three late wickets on Saturday to inspire a New Zealand fightback, removed Steven [...]
LONDON: Tim Southee bowled New Zealand back into contention in the first Test against England with a dramatic burst late on the third day at Lord’s on Saturday.
At stumps, England were 180 for six in their second innings — a lead of 205 runs.
LONDON: England’s pace attack sliced through the New Zealand tail to dismiss the touring side for 207 on the third morning of the first Test at Lord’s on Saturday.
James Anderson, fresh from taking his 300th Test wicket on Friday, completed figures of five for 47 and
The two players lit up a Lord’s bathed in artificial floodlight to counter the overhead gloom of [...]
New Zealand, at tea on the second day of the first Test, were 54 for two in reply to England’s first [...]
LONDON: England won the toss and decided to bat in the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s on Thursday.
AUCKLAND: Peter Fulton put New Zealand in a strong position to win their first Test series against England since 1999 as the hosts’ lead improved to 415 runs at lunch on the fourth day of the third Test at Eden Park on Monday.
Fulton, who had been circumspect [...]
AUCKLAND: Peter Fulton scored his maiden Test century as he anchored New Zealand to an impressive 250 for one at the close of play on the first day of the series-deciding third Test against England at Eden Park on Friday.
Fulton, who shared in a 79-run opening partnership with [...]