Pat Cummins picked up two vital wickets to restore some confidence in Australia's pace trio after a pair of unheralded batsmen grinded through most of the opening day of the Ashes series to help England reach 196-4 at stumps.James...
Wellington and Central Districts will put their undefeated records on the line as they battle for Plunket Shield ascendancy on Friday.
The Wellington Firebirds have bolstered their squad for the upcoming Twenty20 season, bringing in former England international Samit Patel.
Good enough to umpire women all over the world but not good enough to umpire men's first-class cricket in New Zealand.
Wellington pace bowler Hamish Bennett has been rewarded for his strong Plunket Shield form with a late call-up to the New Zealand A side.
OPINION: There will be times over the coming five days when Stuart Broad is bowling to David Warner or Nathan Lyon to Alastair Cook, and it looks like Ashes cricket as usual.
As England and Australia prepare to contest the Ashes, starting Thursday at the Gabba in Brisbane, England paceman James Anderson explains he couldn't care less what his rivals think of him.