India vs New Zealand

  • BCCI likely to take stock of India's overseas performance February 22, 2014

    New Delhi: The BCCI is likely to summon underfire captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and coach Duncan Fletcher for a meeting to take stock of the Indian cricket team's disastrous overseas record in the last three years. Top BCCI sources said that the top brass wants to review the performance of the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 18, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Lok Sabha passes Telangana Bill by voice votes February 18, 2014

    After days of protest and an unprecedented decision to black out the live telecast of the proceedings, Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill, 2013 (Telangana Bill) by a voice vote even as several MPs called it the "murder of democracy." ...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 5 February 18, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After Brendon McCullum's historic triple century set India 435 to chase on Day 5, Virat Kohli struck his 6th Test hundred to earn India a draw. Day 4 roundup: Bowlers win you Test matches because you need 20 wickets to win...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 February 17, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brendon McCullum (281*) struck his second double ton of the series in a world record stand with BJ Watling (124) as India could take just one wicket on Day 4 of the 2nd Test, which ended with NZ 325 runs...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs India, 2nd Test, Day 3 February 16, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 2 roundup: India drove themselves into a position of control on day two of the second Test against New Zealand, thanks to Ajinkya Rahane's maiden Test century and his partnership with skipper MS Dhoni that gave India a 246run...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs India, 2nd Test, Day 2 February 15, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 1 roundup: Hurt from being axed from India's limitedovers squad, Ishant Sharma once again breathed fire in New Zealand with a sixwicket haul that destroyed the visitors on the opening day of the second Test, which ended with India...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 1 February 14, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Their morale dented after losing the opener, India would be desperate to end their disastrous tour on a positive note when they take on a sprightly New Zealand in the second and final Test starting on Friday. The visitors lost...
  • 1st Test: NZ beat India by 40 runs after Dhoni's controversial decision February 9, 2014

    Auckland: Chasing a stiff target of 407 runs to win, Team India went down fighting and were dismissed for 366 in their second innings as they slumped to a 40run defeat against New Zealand in the first Test at Eden Park in Auckland on Sunday. It was a rollercoaster fourth...
  • Ind vs NZ, 1st Test Day 4: as it happened February 9, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day 3 Roundup: A remarkable fightback from Team India saw them end Day 3 at 87 for 1, needing 320 more runs to win the first Test against New Zealand, who suffered a dramatic batting collapse in the second innings...
  • Ind vs NZ, 1st Test Day 3: as it happened February 8, 2014

    India managed to recover from early blows and were 130 for 4 in reply to New Zealand 503 when bad light forced the umpire's to call off the play early on day two of the second Test at Eden Park on Friday. Rohit Sharma (67*) and Ajinkya Rahane (23*), who...
  • 1st Test: India's search for first win in 2014 resumes in New Zealand February 5, 2014

    After being thrashed 40 against all odds in the ODI series by hosts New Zealand, Team India will hope to make amends in the first Test of the twoTest series starting Thursday at the Eden Park in Auckland. India have not won a Test match on the road since June 2011,...
  • India vs NZ XI: Rohit, Rahane score fifties as warmup game ends in a draw February 3, 2014

    Whangarei: The Indian toporder failed to convert good starts but Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane struck moraleboosting fifties ahead of the Test series as the visiting team's twoday practice match against New Zealand XI ended in a tame draw on Monday. India batted out the second day, finishing at 313 for...
  • As it happened: India vs NZ XI, warmup match February 3, 2014

    9:38 a.m. Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane scored fifties as India after tea declared at 313 for 7. R Ashwin fell for 46 while Ambati Rayudu remained unbeaten on 49 as the match ended in a draw. 8:10 a.m. Tea break. Good workout for Rohit (59*) and Rahane (60*). Both retired...
  • As it happened: Warmup game, New Zealand XI vs India, Day 1 February 2, 2014

    11 a.m. (IST): Shikhar Dhawan (16*) and Murali Vijay (19*) have safely negotiated the 14over period before stumps in Whangarei to take India to 41 for 0 in reply to NZ XI's 262 for 9 declared. So it's been a good outing for the Indians, especially with the ball as all...
  • 4th ODI: Only a win over New Zealand will keep India alive January 27, 2014

    With their return to No. 1 position in the ODI rankings on the line, India need to tick every box before stepping on the field in Hamilton on Tuesday for the fourth ODI against New Zealand, which they must win to stand a chance to draw the fivematch series and...
  • India need Plan B for first win on New Zealand tour January 27, 2014

    India's fourmatch losing streak overseas is in urgent need of Plan B. Two ODI defeats in South Africa and now two in New Zealand may not have set the cat among the pigeons but surely raises the level of doubts over the team's ability to adapt in testing overseas conditions. The...
  • Injured Suresh Raina doubtful for 3rd ODI: reports January 24, 2014

    After a dismal show in the first two ODIs and losing their No. 1 ODI status to Australia, India suffered another blow on Friday when their middleorder batsman Suresh Raina suffered an injury during a practice session ahead of the third oneday international, a report said. The third ODI ...
  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar confident of winning the doordie 3rd ODI January 24, 2014

    Auckland: India medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Friday said that his team was completely focussed ahead of its doordie match against New Zealand and confident of reversing the 02 deficit in the fiveODI series. "There is no extraordinary pressure on us. We are confident of doing well. To win this match,...
  • 1st ODI: Virat Kohli's ton in vain as India lose to NZ by 24 runs January 19, 2014

    Napier: Mitchell McClenaghan (4 for 68) starred with the ball with Corey Anderson clicking with both bat and ball as New Zealand defeated India by 24 runs here on Sunday to go 10 up in the fivematch ODI series. Chasing 293 to win, Virat Kohli (123) scored his 18th oneday century...
  • 1st ODI, Ind vs NZ: as it happened January 19, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Team India will be flagged off on the road to 2015 World Cup on Sunday with the first ODI on its tour of New Zealand that will give MS Dhoni and BCCI selectors an insight into the makeup of the...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, Hockey World League Final January 11, 2014

    India will look to put the defeat against England behind them and get past New Zealand in their second match in Pool A. India lost 02 to England on Friday, but more than the defeat, it was their listless display that hurt. India are clubbed with England, New Zealand and Germany in...
  • India vs New Zealand in women's final of World Cup Kabaddi December 11, 2013

    Bathinda: India and New Zealand will meet in the women's final of World Cup Kabaddi in Jalandhar on Thursday after they defeated Pakistan and Denmark respectively in the semifinals on Wednesday. In first semifinal, New Zealand beat Denmark by 4425 points while India trounced Pakistan. Women teams from New Zealand and...
  • Hockey: Only a win over New Zealand will keep India alive March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: If India play anywhere close to how they did against Pakistan to chalk out a 3-1 win, there is no reason why they can't turn the tables on New Zealand on Thursday to climb further up the points table and stay alive at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup. The...
  • India beat New Zealand in warmup January 28, 2013

    Mumbai: India warmed up for this week's ICC Women's World Cup with a comfortable eightwicket win over New Zealand on Monday at the Bandra Kurla Complex in Mumbai. A polished effort in the field kept the opposition to 201 and the chase was sealed with 39 deliveries remaining with each...
  • Indian women's hockey team to tour New Zealand November 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The 18member Indian women's team will tour New Zealand from December 6 to 16 to play six Tests as part of its preparations for FIH World League round two tournament. FIH World League round two tournament will be held in Delhi from February 18 to 24. The 18member squad...
  • Good to end tour on a winning note: Franklin September 12, 2012

    Chennai: New Zealand allrounder James Franklin feels Mahendra Singh Dhoni erred in his decision after winning the toss, and said the entire team was surprised when the Indian skipper decided to bowl first in the second Twenty20 game at a relatively slow Chepauk pitch here. "Honestly, India's decision to field raised...
  • Yuvraj gives the team good balance: Dhoni September 12, 2012

    Chennai: By performing well in his comeback game post a serious illness, Yuvraj Singh can afford to be his normal self as the pressure is now off his head, says India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Yuvraj played an aggressive 34-run cameo in India's unsuccessful chase against New Zealand in the second...
  • Yuvraj Singh hopes for rain-free comeback September 11, 2012

    Chennai: Chennai: Indian cricket fans awaited the return of star batsman Yuvraj Singh on Tuesday who was set to make his delayed comeback following cancer treatment in a Twenty20 game against New Zealand. The 30-year-old's scheduled return was ruined by bad weather last Saturday in Visakhapatnam where rain washed out the...