DUNEDIN TEST

  • Cook knows England escaped an embarrassing loss March 10, 2013

    Dunedin: England captain Alastair Cook was acutely aware that his side had narrowly avoided an embarrassing first Test loss to New Zealand in Dunedin on Sunday and that the series may be more competitive than they first thought. Brendon McCullum's side, routed in South Africa late last year in a Test...
  • 2nd Test: Rutherford's debut century hurts England March 8, 2013

    Dunedin: Opener Hamish Rutherford made 171 on debut to lead New Zealand to 402 for 7 and a 235-run first innings lead over England on the third day of the first Test. Showers early in Friday's final session caused stumps to be called, with the home side in a strong...