Wellington

Bangladesh-nz 2nd Test: Rain washes out Day Two

Rain played hide and seek throughout the day in Wellington before umpires eventually abandoned play for the second consecutive day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand yesterday.

March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019

The Wellington warning

I have long been hearing, from cricketers and fellow journalists, about the fear that flying into the powerful wind of Wellington

March 10, 2019
March 10, 2019

Bangladesh-nz 2nd Test: Rain washes out Day Two

Rain played hide and seek throughout the day in Wellington before umpires eventually abandoned play for the second consecutive day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand yesterday.

March 9, 2019
March 9, 2019

Rain provides food for thought

After the first day of the second Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand was washed out without the toss taking place, there is high chance of rain for the second day of the Test at the Basin Reserve today.

March 7, 2019
March 7, 2019

Reserves of uniqueness

One of the oldest grounds in New Zealand, the Basin Reserve in Wellington has a rich history which the authorities try to preserve with a

March 6, 2019
March 6, 2019

Challenges on the field and on the road

The challenge of adapting to hostile New Zealand conditions was an unavoidable one for the Tigers because it entailed getting used to a climate and surface conditions markedly different from Bangladesh, but there has been another hurdle facing the tourists that the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) could well have avoided.

March 14, 2017
March 14, 2017

Green grass of New Zealand delights South Africa

After four days of rain the covers were peeled off the Basin Reserve wicket on Tuesday and to South Africa's delight it was green ahead of the second Test against New Zealand.

January 31, 2017
January 31, 2017

Guptill out of second Aus ODI

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill will miss the second one-day international against Australia because of a hamstring twinge, team officials said Tuesday.

January 21, 2017
January 21, 2017

Audience with an all-round king

New Zealand cricket great Sir Richard Hadlee said Bangladesh should get enough opportunity to play Test cricket against top teams like Australia, England and South Africa.

January 17, 2017
January 17, 2017

Shakib duck changed NZ Test

Black Caps boss Mike Hesson has pinpointed the dismissal of Bangladeshi talisman Shakib Al Hasan as the turning point in his side's Test win.

January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017

Mushy released from hospital

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahman has returned to the ground from hospital much to the relief of Bangladesh cricket fans. But the only disappointment for the tough batsman was that he has returned only to see his team struggling to avoid a defeat.