Cricket

Kylie Jamieson Fined For Outburst At Umpire

Black Caps champion pace bowler Kyle Jamieson has managed to rack up a second penalty offence in a space of only a couple of months. Jamieson has now been fined 15 per cent of his full match fee earned during Tuesday’s One Day International match against Bangladesh. The fast bowler ….

Finn Allen’s IPL Pick Could Ruin NZ Debut

Young batting phenomenon Finn Allen has just become the first New Zealander ever to be bought by an IPL side before first representing the Black Caps. The 21-year-old will join Royal Challengers Bangalore in the place of Aussie Josh Philippe. But the special selection may cost him another golden opportunity, ….

Joe Root Says Poor Pitches Shouldn’t Be OK

England Test captain Joe Root is calling on the imposition of sanctions on countries found guilty of having produced sub-standard pitches. Root raised the issue after India secured the fastest Test victory scored by any side since 1935 on the second day of play at Ahmedabad. The issue had been ….

Kyle Jamieson Named Cricinfo 2020 Debutant

Black Cap Kyle Jamieson has been named Debutant of the Year by Cricinfo as part of the ESPN-owned website’s annual awards. Jamieson has enjoyed a phenomenal first year in Test cricket after appearances for New Zealand in Tests across Pakistan, India, and the West Indies. The young star in his ….

Fast Bowler Neil Wagner Plays With Broken Toes

A yorker by Shaheen Afridi fractured two toes on Neil Wagner’s right foot during New Zealand’s first innings in the December 30 Test against Pakistan. But the fast bowler didn’t let this dent his stride. Wagner, with the help of a couple of painkillers and sheer grit, went on to ….

Black Cap Jamieson Breaches ICC Code of Conduct

On Monday the 28th of December, during the 75th over of Pakistan’s first innings, Kyle Jamieson fielded the ball on his follow-through. But he threw it in Faheem Ashraf’s direction at high speed, even though the batsman wasn’t at the stumps. Ashraf was inside the popping crease but had no ….

Gary Steed Tips Kyle Jamieson A T20 Force

Former Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum says he hasn’t been as excited about any newcomer as what he is about Kyle Jamieson since a young Kane Williamson. New Zealand Cricket’s latest young rock star is currently preparing to return to wearing Black Caps attire against Pakistan for the first of ….

Kane Williamson Out Of Second Windies Test

Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson is officially out of the second cricket Test between New Zealand and the West Indies. New Zealand coach Gary Stead only hours after confirming that Williamson would take his place at the top of the Kiwi side’s playing eleven did a U-turn by advising that ….

Black Cap Daryl Mitchell Fined For Swearing

Black Caps star all-rounder Daryl Mitchell has been fined 15% of his match fee for the use of inappropriate language during New Zealand’s first Test victory over the West Indies. Mitchell allegedly swore during the 62nd over while the visiting West Indies side was batting. He did this while in ….

Conway Surprised By Black Caps Selection

Devon Conway, the South African batsman and New Zealand domestic player named player of the year for the past two seasons in a row, says being selected to play for the Black Caps is never something to be taken for granted. Conway on Tuesday got named part of the Black ….