West Indies vs New Zealand

  • 2nd T20I: West Indies beat NZ by 39 runs to draw series 1-1 07-07-2014 08:33 AM

    Roseau, Dominica: Andre Fletcher hit 62 off 49 deliveries while Sheldon Cottrell and Sunil Narine starred with the ball as West Indies beat New Zealand by 39 runs on Sunday in their second and final Twenty20 match to draw the series 1-1. Right-hander Fletcher's top score, spiced with three fours...
  • West Indies vs New Zealand Live Score: 2nd Twenty20 at Roseau 06-07-2014 11:20 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bowl against West Indies. Teams: West Indies XI: Lendl Simmons, Dwayne Smith, Andre Fletcher, Darren Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin(w), Darren Sammy(c), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Samuel Badree, Sheldon Cottrell New Zealand Playing XI:...
  • 1st T20: New Zealand beat West Indies in a rain-hit contest 06-07-2014 04:32 AM

    Roseau: Captain Brendon McCullum hit 40 off 35 balls as New Zealand wrapped up a 12-run Duckworth/Lewis victory over the West Indies in a rainy opening Twenty20 at Windsor Park on Saturday. In a match reduced to 18 overs per side by light rain, New Zealand were well placed at...
  • West Indies vs New Zealand Live Score: 1st Twenty20 at Roseau 05-07-2014 10:56 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bowl against West Indies. Pre-match: Sunil Narine returns to the West Indies fold with the mystery spinner seeking to maintain his stranglehold over New Zealand in the T20 Internationals on Saturday and Sunday at...
  • 1st T20I: Sunil Narine's return big boost for West Indies vs New Zealand 05-07-2014 02:11 PM

    Roseau, Dominica: Sunil Narine returns to the West Indies fold with the mystery spinner seeking to maintain his stranglehold over New Zealand in the T20 Internationals on Saturday and Sunday at Windsor Park in Dominica. Narine was declared ineligible by the West Indies Cricket Board for the three Test series,...
  • Debutant Jason Holder regrets failure to save Bridgetown Test 02-07-2014 12:28 PM

    Bridgetown: Test debutant Jason Holder has bemoaned his failure to lead the West Indies to a draw against New Zealand in the third and deciding match which ended in victory for the visitors. The towering Barbadian pacer, batting at number seven, played out two hours on the final day while...
  • 3rd Test: New Zealand beat West Indies by 53 runs to clinch series 01-07-2014 03:34 AM

    Barbados: Pacers Tim Southee and Trent Boult bowled New Zealand to a 2-1 series victory on Monday with a tense 53-run win over West Indies late on the fifth and final day of the rain-hit third Test. West Indies, set a target of 308 at Kensington Oval when New Zealand...
  • Gayle rested, Pollard recalled to T20 squad against New Zealand 30-06-2014 10:40 AM

    Bridgetown: Flamboyant opener Chris Gayle has been rested and Kieron Pollard is back in the West Indies Twenty20 squad for the two-match series against New Zealand next weekend in Dominica. The 34-year-old Gayle has struggled with injury in recent months but still managed to score two half-centuries in the ongoing...
  • 3rd Test: New Zealand in control against West Indies on Day 4 30-06-2014 03:48 AM

    Barbados: Kane Williamson hit a career-best 161 not out to guide New Zealand to a lead of 307 over West Indies on Sunday but the tourists were stalled by heavy rain, which wiped out half the fourth day of the third and final Test. The Black Caps, trailing by 24...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 4 29-06-2014 06:46 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day-3 Round-up: Kane Wiliamson and Brendon McCullum lifted New Zealand to 123 for 3, a lead of 99, at stumps on the third day. Early strikes by the West Indies bowlers put the tourists under pressure in their second...
  • 3rd Test: New Zealand edge ahead of West Indies in Barbados 29-06-2014 03:30 AM

    Bridgetown: Kane Wiliamson and Brendon McCullum lifted New Zealand to 123 for three, a lead of 99, at stumps on the third day of the third and final Test against West Indies at Kensington Oval on Saturday. Early strikes by the West Indies bowlers put the tourists under pressure in...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs New Zealand, 3rd Test, Day 3 28-06-2014 07:19 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Day two roundup: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite hit an enterprising 68 to lead a positive West Indies batting display against New Zealand on Friday but persistent rain soon after lunch cut the hosts short on day two of the third...
  • Batting with Chris Gayle things get easier, says Kraigg Brathwaite 28-06-2014 10:12 AM

    Bridgetown: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite said he was now playing with a renewed confidence following his maiden Test century last week. Friday, he top scored with an attractive 68 to follow up that 129 in Port-of-Spain, as West Indies reached 169 for two before rain ended the second day's play at...
  • 3rd Test: Rain restricts West Indies to 169/2 against New Zealand on Day 2 28-06-2014 07:59 AM

    Bridgetown: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite hit an enterprising 68 to lead a positive West Indies batting display against New Zealand on Friday but persistent rain soon after lunch cut the hosts short on day two of the third Test. West Indies, overnight 32 for 0, had powered to 169 for 2...
  • 3rd Test: West Indies on top after bowling New Zealand out for 293 27-06-2014 03:43 AM

    Bridgetown, Barbados: Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn took 5 for 93 and pacer Kemar Roach added 4 for 61 as the West Indies bowled out New Zealand for 293 on the opening day of the third cricket Test at Kensington Oval on Thursday. The home team replied positively to reach 32...
  • Taylor eyeing 100th Test wicket in Bridgetown 25-06-2014 05:30 PM

    Bridgetown: Jamaican fast bowler Jerome Taylor, who has been riding the wave of a triumphant return to international cricket, is eyeing a significant milestone when West Indies take on New Zealand in the third and deciding Test match on Thursday. Taylor, who enters the match at Kensington oval with 92...
  • Ottis Gibson hopes Kensington Oval has some pace 24-06-2014 01:08 PM

    Bridgetown: Head coach Ottis Gibson says he is hoping his three-pronged pace attack finds some pace in the Kensington Oval pitch, as the West Indies chase a series victory over New Zealand in the final Test which begins here on Thursday. The West Indies seamers found life difficult on a...
  • Kane Williamson 'miffed' over action being reported 24-06-2014 10:06 AM

    Bridgetown: Part-time off-spinner Kane Williamson is said to be "miffed" at having his action reported to the International Cricket Council (ICC). The New Zealander was reported by umpires for having a suspected illegal action, following the second Test against West Indies in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, which the hosts won by ten...
  • One bad session cost us second Test, says McCullum 22-06-2014 12:32 PM

    Port-of-Spain: New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum believes one bad session cost his side the second Test against West Indies, and says they need to stick to their game plan if they are to win the third Test and the series. The Black Caps won the opening Test by 186 runs...
  • New Zealand's Kane Williamson reported for suspect bowling action 22-06-2014 11:22 AM

    New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has been reported for a suspect bowling action, the International Cricket Council has said. The 23-year-old Williamson, who is an effective part-time offspinner for New Zealand, was reported by umpires Ian Gould, Richard Illingworth and Rod Tucker after the second Test against West Indies in...
  • 2nd Test: Gayle powers West Indies to 10-wicket victory over New Zealand 21-06-2014 01:27 AM

    Trinidad: Left-hander Chris Gayle hit six sixes in a whirlwind 80 off 46 balls Friday to power the West Indies to a 10-wicket victory over New Zealand midway through the fifth and final day of the second Test. Gayle added seven fours as the hosts raced to a victory target...
  • 2nd Test: Bowlers put West Indies in sight of victory 20-06-2014 03:34 AM

    Port-of-Spain: The West Indies bowlers produced a spirited performance to put a series-levelling victory in sight against New Zealand after four days of the second Test on Thursday. New Zealand, facing a first-innings deficit of 239, reached 257 for 8 in their second innings, leading by 18 with two wickets...
  • Tim Southee fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct 19-06-2014 11:39 AM

    Dubai: New Zealand pacer Tim Southee has been fined 30 per cent of his match fee for having a confrontation with West Indies batsman Kirk Edwards during the second day's play in the ongoing second cricket Test between the two sides. "New Zealand pacer Tim Southee has been fined for...
  • 2nd Test: New Zealand resist after West Indies' 460 19-06-2014 03:40 AM

    Port-of-Spain: New Zealand battled back strongly after conceding a first innings lead of 239 in the second Test against the West Indies on Wednesday, reaching 73 for 1 in their second innings at close on the third day at the Queen's Park Oval. No. 3 Kane Williamson hit an unbeaten...
  • Curtly Ambrose inspired me to succeed: Jerome Taylor 18-06-2014 11:12 AM

    Port-of-Spain: West Indies pacer Jerome Taylor says encouragement from bowling legend Sir Curtly Ambrose has contributed to his recent success with the ball in the current Test series against New Zealand. Taylor, who has been among the leading wicket takers for West Indies, grabbed four for 34 on the opening...
  • 2nd Test: Brathwaite, Bravo tons put West Indies on top 18-06-2014 04:25 AM

    Port-of-Spain: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite stroked a maiden century and left-hander Darren Bravo also notched three figures on Tuesday as the West Indies dominated day two of the second Test against New Zealand at the Queen's Park Oval. The hosts, replying to New Zealand's total of 221, motored to 310 for...
  • 2nd Test: Taylor, Benn spells restrict New Zealand to 221 17-06-2014 04:09 AM

    Port-of-Spain: Left-handed opener Tom Latham hit a resolute 82 on Monday but pacer Jerome Taylor took 4 for 34 as the West Indies hit back to bowl out New Zealand for 221 on day one of the second Test. The hosts were 6 for 1 in reply by stumps at...
  • Live Score: West Indies vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 1 16-06-2014 07:00 PM

    Catch live action from the first day at Port of Spain Test as West Indies try to draw level in the series. (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The West Indies are likely to go with a three-pronged pace attack in the second Test as...
  • 2nd Test: West Indies look to pace to even series against New Zealand 16-06-2014 01:33 PM

    Port-of-Spain: The West Indies are likely to go with a three-pronged pace attack in the second Test against New Zealand as they seek to rebound from last week's heavy defeat and level the series. The West Indies were hammered by 186 runs inside four days in the first Test at...
  • West Indies spirits high despite heavy defeat: Kemar Roach 15-06-2014 12:34 PM

    Fast bowler Kemar Roach says the heavy loss to New Zealand in the first Test has not disrupted the mood in the West Indies camp. The Caribbean side suffered a 186-run loss to the Black Caps inside four days at Sabina Park on Wednesday, to fall behind 0-1 in the...