Kane Williamson

Root No 1 Test batter, Mitchell advances 33 places

Marnus Labuschagne's reign as the highest-ranked Test batter in the world is over as England right-hander Joe Root claimed top spot on the latest ICC MRF Tyres Men's Test Batter rankings.

July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022

New Zealand name seasoned squad for tour of West Indies

Kane Williamson will captain New Zealand's 15-man squad for Twenty20 and one-day international matches in the West Indies next month on the Black Caps' first tour of the Caribbean since 2014, it was announced Monday.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Root No 1 Test batter, Mitchell advances 33 places

Marnus Labuschagne's reign as the highest-ranked Test batter in the world is over as England right-hander Joe Root claimed top spot on the latest ICC MRF Tyres Men's Test Batter rankings.

June 10, 2022
June 10, 2022

Covid rules Williamson out of 2nd England Test

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was ruled out of the second Test against England in Nottingham on Friday, after testing positive for Covid-19 on the eve of the match.

June 5, 2022
June 5, 2022

Cricket at its best: Stokes, Root leave Lord’s Test on knife edge

England captain Ben Stokes and predecessor Joe Root led a thrilling rally on Saturday to set up a dramatic finish to the first Test against New Zealand at Lord's.

July 16, 2019
July 16, 2019

Cricket philosopher’s triumph

Kane Williamson stood with hands outstretched as an accurate throw from Martin Guptill ricocheted off a diving Ben Stokes’s bat and went for four in the 100th over of a sublime World Cup final at Lord’s on Sunday. If the ball had just found the keeper’s glove, or even

March 2, 2019
March 2, 2019

A brother's disappointment

When Henry Nicholls was batting with New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson during the 100-run fourth-wicket stand yesterday, there

February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018

Williamson fires New Zealand to T20 win over England

Captain Kane Williamson silences his critics with a half century as New Zealand defeat England by 12 runs in the fourth match of the T20 tri-series in Wellington.

June 2, 2017
June 2, 2017

ICC Champions Trophy: Australia 53/3 as rain arrives again

Australia reduced to 53 for three, chasing a revised target of 235 from 33 overs, before rain stops play yet again during their Group A encounter of the ICC Champions Trophy against New Zealand in Edgbaston, Birmingham.

April 20, 2017
April 20, 2017

Williamson stands out amid IPL binge-hitting

Kane Williamson more than compensated for his lack of raw power with characteristic finesse to score 89 and set up Sunrisers Hyderabad's 15-run victory against Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday.

April 12, 2017
April 12, 2017

Williamson gets the better of Warner

When rain washed out a training session, Sunrisers Hyderabad teammates David Warner and Kane Williamson took to the dartboard, with the Black Caps skipper taking out a big win against his Indian Premier League captain.