Nathan Mccullum

  • Nathan McCullum wants to make it 40 against India January 30, 2014

    Wellington: Elated after managing to "surprise" India with consistent performances, New Zealand allrounder Nathan McCullum on Thursday said his team will aim for a 40 result in the ongoing ODI series by going full throttle in the inconsequential fifth and final match here on Friday. At the same time, McCullum stated...
  • 1st T20: New Zealand beat West Indies by 81 runs January 11, 2014

    Auckland: Nathan McCullum took 4 for 24, removing the cream of the West Indies' batting lineup on Saturday, as New Zealand won the first of two Twenty20 cricket internationals by 81 runs to lead to twomatch series 10. McCullum, playing his 50th T20 international, dismissed Andre Fletcher for 23, Kieran Powell...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs West Indies, 1st T20 January 11, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Result: New Zealand posted a huge total, thanks to the blazing innings from Brendon McCullum (60 off 45) and Luke Ronchi (48* off 25), and then defended it well with Nathan McCullum picking up four wickets. New Zealand won the toss...
  • 3rd ODI: New Zealand eye revenge against West Indies December 31, 2013

    Upbeat with a 10 lead after winning the first oneday international, West Indies will eye another win when they take on New Zealand in the third ODI at Queenstown Events Centre on Wednesday. The second match was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to rain in Napier. The batting is...
  • The top 10 sporting breakthroughs in 2013 December 30, 2013

    1. Marc Marquez, MotoGP champion The 20yearold Spanish rookie became the youngest MotoGP champion when he held his nerve to finish third in the final race of the season in Valencia to pip holder Jorge Lorenzo to the title. Six race wins, nine poles and 16 podiums made him the second rookie...
  • Sporting comebacks of 2013 December 30, 2013

    1. Oracle Team USA's comeback to win the America's Cup Few challenges can have seemed as hopeless as that facing Larry Ellison's Team USA when trailing Emirates Team New Zealand 81 in the bestof17 series in San Francisco Bay in September. The Jimmy Spithillskippered Team USA kept their heads, however, and after...
  • 3rd ODI: Sri Lanka win by D/L to level series November 16, 2013

    Sri Lanka leveled the three-match ODI series against New Zealand by winning the third and final one-day international at Dambulla by 36 runs on Saturday according to the Duckworth/Lewis Method. Sri Lanka set New Zealand a target of 216 in 33 overs in the rain-affected game and the game was then...
  • 2nd ODI: Nathan McCullum fires New Zealand to victory over Sri Lanka November 13, 2013

    Hambantota: Nathan McCullum smashed 22 runs off the final four balls to lift New Zealand to a thrilling four-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the rain-hit second one-day international in Hambantota on Tuesday. The Black Caps, set a revised Duckworth-Lewis target of 198 in 23 overs, replied with 203 for 6...
  • New Zealand pip Sri Lanka in a thrilling low-scorer June 9, 2013

    Cardiff: New Zealand held on for a dramatic one-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in their Group A match at the Champions Trophy on Sunday. The Kiwis finished on 139 for 9 with 13½ overs to spare after dismissing Sri Lanka for 138 in 37.5 overs. Despite the low run chase, New...
  • New Zealand win excites McCullum June 1, 2013

    New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum looked forward to next month's Champions Trophy in the UK with confidence after a five-wicket win in the first one-day international against England at Lord's on Friday. The Black Caps were whitewashed 2-0 by England in the preceding Test series, suffering several batting collapses including...