KYLE MILLS

  • Kyle Mills ecstatic after beating 'world champions' India January 29, 2014

    Wellington: New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Mills said it was a superb effort from the Kiwis to clinch the fivematch ODI series against India on a track which was similar to a subcontinent wicket. "These guys [India] are a very good unit, world champions and Champions Trophy holders. To have a...
  • India lose 2nd ODI, No. 1 rank in New Zealand January 22, 2014

    India's overseas performance took a further dip in New Zealand on Wednesday when MS Dhoni's men were beaten by New Zealand in the second ODI at Hamilton, with the 15run (D/L) loss also snatching the No. 1 ODI rank from the world champions. Set a revised target of 297, after two...
  • Kyle Mills facing the toughest test in his career January 18, 2014

    Napier: For the first time in his 13yearold career, fast bowler Kyle Mills is facing some real competition in the New Zealand fast bowling ranks. For the 34yearold, who is a veteran of 162 ODIs, the fivemath ODI series against India could be either make or break. But if he comes...
  • NZ's selection consistency hints at World Cup squad January 7, 2014

    Wellington: New Zealand's planning for next year's World Cup further crystallised on Tuesday with the decision to maintain 12 of their oneday side for their two Twenty20 matches against West Indies. Only pace bowler Kyle Mills and toporder batsman Kane Williamson were released from the 14man oneday squad, who conclude...
  • 2nd T20: Sri Lanka beat New Zealand to win series 10 November 21, 2013

    Pallekele: Tillakaratne Dilshan hit an unbeaten 59 and Kusal Perera smashed a 37ball 57 to propel Sri Lanka to an easy eightwicket win over New Zealand in the second Twenty20 and a 10 win in the twomatch series on Thursday. Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal won the toss and asked the...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 2nd T20 November 21, 2013

    Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bowl first in the second Twenty20 against New Zealand at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Thursday. Sri Lanka included Kusal Perera and Ajantha Mendis in place of Lahiru Thirimanne and Sachithra Senanayake. Teams: Sri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kusal Perera, Kumar Sangakkara (wk), Mahela Jayawardene,...
  • 2nd T20: Sri Lanka, New Zealand pray for no more rains November 20, 2013

    There is just one Twenty20 match left in New Zealand's short tour to Sri Lanka and both team will want it not to be affected by rain. The first T20 at the same venue, Pallekele, was washed out without a ball being bowled on Tuesday and the winner will be...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st T20 November 19, 2013

    Sri Lanka and New Zealand start their twomatch T20 series at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday. The preceding threematch ODI series was severely affected by rain and the two teams would want to play a complete cricket match in the shortest version of the game. Sri Lanka once...
  • 1st T20: Sri Lanka, NZ hoping for drier weather at Pallekele November 18, 2013

    Sri Lanka and New Zealand are hoping for drier weather as they begin their twomatch T20 series at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on Tuesday. The preceding threematch ODI series was severely affected by rain and the two teams would want to play a complete cricket match in the shortest...
  • 3rd ODI, Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: as it happened November 16, 2013

    New Zealand have won the toss and will field first in the third onedayer against Sri Lanka. Kiwis lead three match series 10. Sri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakkara, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Thisara Perera, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachithra Senanayake, Lasith Malinga, Rangana Herath New Zealand: Tom Latham, Anton...
  • As it happened: SL vs NZ, 2nd ODI November 12, 2013

    Sri Lankan skipper Angelo Mathews won the toss and has decided to bat first in the second onedayer against New Zealand. Sri Lanka: Dimuth Karunaratne, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene, Dinesh Chandimal, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Nuwan Kulasekara, Sachithra Senanayake, Rangana Herath, Lasith Malinga New Zealand: Tom Latham, Anton Devcich, Rob...
  • As it happened: Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st ODI November 10, 2013

    New Zealand skipper Kyle Mills won the toss and has decided to bowl in the first onedayers against Sri Lanka at Hambantota. New Zealand: Tom Latham, Anton Devcich, Rob Nicol, Grant Elliott, Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi, Corey Anderson, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Adam Milne, Mitchell McClenaghan Sri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dimuth...
  • 1st ODI: New Zealand out to snap losing streak against Sri Lanka November 9, 2013

    Colombo: New Zealand will look to come out from the horrors they suffered in their recent series defeat against Bangladesh when they take on Sri Lankan in a threematch ODI series starting at Hambantota on Sunday New Zealand lost all three matches against Bangladesh and snapping that losing streak won't be...
  • Mills backs New Zealand's youngsters to test Sri Lanka November 8, 2013

    Colombo: New Zealand's youngsters were more than capable of giving Sri Lanka a tough fight in the upcoming threematch oneday series starting at Hambantota on Sunday, standin skipper Kyle Mills said on Friday. Hit by injuries to skipper Brendon McCullum and vicecaptain Kane Williamson, and with former captain Ross Taylor rested,...
  • New Zealand beat Bangladesh by 15 runs to win the Only T20I November 6, 2013

    Mirpur: New Zealand finally beat Bangladesh in the last match on tour when Colin Munro smashed 73 and Anton Devcich 59 in setting up a 15run win in the lone Twenty20 on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 205, Bangladesh faltered on 189 for 9 in 20 overs, as the top order...
  • Bangladesh looking to continue good form in T20 November 5, 2013

    After winning the ODI series 30 against New Zealand, hosts Bangladesh will be geared up for the only T20 and will be looking to fix their disastrous form in the shortest format of the game. Team from the sub continent have lost six of their last seven T20s that also...
  • Kyle Mills to lead New Zealand in Sri Lanka November 1, 2013

    Wellington: Swing bowler Kyle Mills will captain New Zealand for the first time on his country's limited overs tour of Sri Lanka later this month after Kane Williamson was ruled out with a broken and dislocated thumb. Williamson suffered the injury in Bangladesh earlier this week and had already returned home...
  • KKR will look to bounce back against Auckland October 14, 2012

    Cape Town: After their moralesapping 52run defeat against Delhi Daredevils, IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders will look to bounce back when they take on Auckland in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 on Monday. KKR's bowlers did a decent job to restrict Delhi to 160 for eight, but...
  • NZ eye momemtum ahead of World T20: Mills September 10, 2012

    Chennai: New Zealand paceman Kyle Mills says his team will try to get into the groove for the upcoming World Twenty20 by getting the better of India in the second Twenty20 match, here on Tuesday. Mills said going into a major tournament such as Twenty20 World Cup, getting the momentum is...
  • 5th ODI: WI pip NZ by 20 runs; win series 41 July 16, 2012

    St Kitts: Sunil Narine's fivewicket haul demolished New Zealand in the fifth ODI as West Indies pipped NZ by 20 runs and won the fivematch ODI series 41. West Indies won the toss and chose to bat first in the 5th ODI of the series. The visitors got a big breakthrough as...
  • NZ wary of inconsistent WI: Mills June 27, 2012

    Auckland: New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Mills says it is the inconsistency of the West Indies that makes the Caribbean side such a difficult team to play against. Speaking ahead of the Twenty20 International doubleheader in Florida next weekend, Mills said this inconsistency made West Indies very unpredictable. "I find the West...
  • New Zealand beat Zimbabwe by 90 runs February 3, 2012

    Dunedin: Allrounder Rob Nicol took four wickets as New Zealand bowled out Zimbabwe for 158 on Friday to win the first of three oneday internationals by 90 runs. Nicol atoned for his duck when opening New Zealand's innings by putting in an outstanding bowling performance which helped the hosts skittle Zimbabwe...