Bj Watling

  • India bowlers squandered winning positions in two of last four Tests 18-02-2014 05:01 PM

    India are winless in 2014, and while that remains a surprise in ODI cricket for the current World Cup-holders, on at least two occasions in the last four Tests, Indian bowling failed to respond when the batsmen had put the side in a winning position. It happened once each on...
  • Proud BJ Watling relished grinding India with a century 17-02-2014 01:14 PM

    Wellington: The cricketing cliche of taking each ball on its merits and then switching off to deal with the next was never more appropriate on Monday as Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling batted New Zealand into a strong position in the second Test against India. The hosts were 571 for...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 17-02-2014 02:25 AM

    (For ball-by-ball 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...
  • One partnership was the key for us: NZ assistant coach 16-02-2014 01:53 PM

    Wellington: Heaping praise on Brendon McCullum and BJ Watling for their spirited batting in the ongoing third Test against India, New Zealand's assistant coach Bob Carter on Sunday said their effort has given the home team "a lot of heart" to fight the tough battle of survival in the match....
  • 2nd Test: McCullum ton erases India's lead on Day 3, NZ 6 runs ahead 16-02-2014 11:07 AM

    New Zealand pressed the undo button on India's big 246-run lead on Saturday to move to 252 for 5, standing six runs ahead at close of play on day three of the second Test - thanks to Brendon McCullum's ninth Test century and his 158-run unbroken stand with BJ Watling....
  • We need to fight back to deny India a win in the 2nd Test: Watling 15-02-2014 02:38 PM

    Wellington: New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling admitted that a long, hard battle lies ahead of their batsmen in the second Test against India after the visitors took a formidable 246-run first innings lead, riding on Ajinkya Rahane's maiden Test ton on Saturday. "It was not really an ideal day for...
  • 2nd Test: Taylor century lifts New Zealand on Day 1 11-12-2013 11:13 AM

    Wellington: Ross Taylor scored his 10th Test century and surpassed 4,000 career runs to anchor New Zealand's 307 for 6 at the close of play on the first day of the second Test against the West Indies at the Basin Reserve on Wednesday. Taylor, who scored a career-best 217 not...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 4 24-10-2013 08:21 AM

    Day 3 Round-up: Corey Anderson's maiden century and half-centuries by tailenders BJ Watling and Ish Sodhi lifted New Zealand to 419-8 and a 137-run lead over Bangladesh on the third day of the second Test on Wednesday. New Zealand, who have never lost a Test to Bangladesh, were almost in...
  • As it happened: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 3 11-10-2013 08:44 AM

    CLICK HERE for Live Score from Day 3 of the first Test between Bangladesh and New Zealand. Day 2 Round-up: Bangladesh started the day by taking two wickets in two overs but BJ Watling and Trent Boult's resistance down the order propelled New Zealand to 469 all out. Watling scored...
  • 1st Test: BJ Watling century puts New Zealand on top 10-10-2013 06:36 PM

    Chittagong: Mominul Haque smashed a half-century to help Bangladesh recover from the quick loss of two wickets and reach 103-2 at stumps on the second day of the first Test on Thursday. In response to New Zealand's first innings' 469, Bangladesh made a sluggish start but Haque's stormy batting brought...
  • New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling ruled out of Headingley Test 22-05-2013 08:31 PM

    Leeds: New Zealand wicketkeeper BJ Watling was ruled out Wednesday of the second and final Test against England at Headingley starting Friday. Watling injured his knee during New Zealand's 170-run first Test defeat at Lord's last week. New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum, who deputised behind the stumps at Lord's, will...
  • Brownlie, Watling hit half-centuries in opener 04-05-2013 11:50 PM

    Derby: New Zealand made a promising start to their tour of England as Dean Brownlie and BJ Watling scored half-centuries in their opening match against Derbyshire on Saturday. The tourists are warming up for their Test series against England, which starts at Lord's on May 16, and they recovered from...
  • 1st ODI: WI annihilate NZ by 9 wickets 06-07-2012 12:10 AM

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  • New Zealand give van Wyk Test debut 06-03-2012 12:01 PM

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