England vs New Zealand

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

Root stars as England beat New Zealand in 1st Test

Joe Root scored an unbeaten century as England capped a dramatic fightback to win the first Test against New Zealand by five wickets at Lord's on Sunday.

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

Root becomes second English cricketer to reach 10,000 Test runs

Joe Root became the 14th player in cricket history and the second England player to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket.

July 16, 2019
July 16, 2019

Will apologise to Kane for rest of my life: Stokes

England all-rounder Ben Stokes, the hero of the final for the hosts as they clinched their maiden World Cup title, said that he will be apologising to Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson for the rest of his life after his accidental nudge with the bat led to one of the most critical moments in the game.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

England lift World Cup after tied Super Over

England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup title by beating a gutsy New Zealand side on boundaries after a tied Super Over amidst heart-stopping drama.

July 14, 2019
July 14, 2019

Kiwi resilience versus English aggression

Cricket’s global crown will find a new resting place today when perennial bridesmaids England and New Zealand square off in the 2019 World Cup final at Lord’s. By the end of the final, cricket will have first-time world champions for the first time since 1996, when Sri Lanka etched its name into cricketing folklore.

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

‘England must block out the noise’

England head coach Trevor Bayliss knows his side must shut out the noise of an expectant nation as they prepare for a first World Cup final in 27 years.

July 4, 2019
July 4, 2019

England in semis; New Zealand almost there

Jonny Bairstow’s second successive hundred laid the foundation for England’s 119-run thrashing of New Zealand that saw the tournament hosts secure their place in the semifinals of the World Cup on Wednesday.

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

England have no excuses after NZ thrashing

England's eight-wicket World Cup defeat by New Zealand in Wellington is the most one-sided one-day international between Test-playing nations

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

McCullum hits fastest WC 50

New Zealand hard-hitting batsman Brendon McCullum strikes the fastest fifty in the history of Cricket World Cup at Wellington against England

February 20, 2015
February 20, 2015

Southee’s 7 downs England

Tim Southee captured seven wickets for only 33 runs in nine overs and reminded the glory days of swing bowling in the late 80s and 90s.