Tim Southee

  • CLT20, Cobras vs Knights: as it happened September 19, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Spirited New Zealand side Northern Knights, who upstaged a starstudded Mumbai Indians in the qualifiers, will come face to face with one of the favourites to lift the title, South Africa's Cape Cobras, in their opening Group B tie. Cape Cobras,...
  • CLT20: Team's batting let us down, says Kieron Pollard September 17, 2014

    Raipur: Mumbai Indians skipper Kieron Pollard rued the fact that team's batting let them down as the defending champions crashed out of the qualifying round of the Champions League T20, on Tuesday. "They (Northern Knights) fielded well as we could have scored atleast 150160. What happens in Champions League T20 is...
  • CLT20: Knights inch closer to main round with big win over Lahore September 14, 2014

    Raipur: A clinical allround display by the Northern Knights helped them crush Lahore Lions by a whopping 72 runs to all but ensure their entry into the main round of the Champions League T20 on Sunday. Put into bat under overcast conditions, twin halfcenturies by skipper Daniel Flynn (53) and wicketkeeperbatsman...
  • 3rd Test: New Zealand beat West Indies by 53 runs to clinch series July 1, 2014

    Barbados: Pacers Tim Southee and Trent Boult bowled New Zealand to a 21 series victory on Monday with a tense 53run win over West Indies late on the fifth and final day of the rainhit third Test. West Indies, set a target of 308 at Kensington Oval when New Zealand declared...
  • Tim Southee fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct June 19, 2014

    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 a...
  • 2nd Test: Brathwaite, Bravo tons put West Indies on top June 18, 2014

    PortofSpain: Opener Kraigg Brathwaite stroked a maiden century and lefthander 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 5...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 4 at Kingston June 12, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) PreMatch: Experienced seamer Tim Southee and debutant offspinner Mark Craig shared the bowling honours as New Zealand dismissed the West Indies for 262 to take a potentially matchwinning 246run first innings lead late on the third day of the first...
  • 1st Test: New Zealand in command in Kingston against West Indies June 11, 2014

    Kingston: Experienced seamer Tim Southee and debutant offspinner Mark Craig shared the bowling honours as New Zealand dismissed the West Indies for 262 to take a potentially matchwinning 246run first innings lead late on the third day of the first Test at Sabina Park in Jamaica on Tuesday. By the...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, Day 3 June 11, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) PreMatch: Allrounder Jimmy Neesham became the first New Zealander, and just the eighth player overall, to score centuries in each of his first two Tests as the tourists ended the second day of the first Test against West Indies with...
  • As it happened: West Indies vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Day 1 June 9, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: New Zealand opt to bat against West Indies at Kingston. Playing XIs: New Zealand: Peter Fulton, Tom Latham, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum (capt), James Neesham, BJ Watling (wk), Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Mark Craig, Trent Boult West Indies: Chris Gayle,...
  • As it happened: World T20, New Zealand vs Netherlands March 29, 2014

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Toss and team news: New Zealand win toss and opt to bowl. Tim Southee and Colin Munro miss out with Trent Boult and Jimmy Neesham coming in for them. While, Netherlands have decided to go with an unchanged side. New Zealand...
  • World T20: Netherlands aim to play party poopers for New Zealand March 29, 2014

    Netherlands almost had their moment against South Africa in their previous encounter and with that defeat their race for semis is already over but the Dutch side can play potential party poopers to New Zealand when the two teams face each other in Group 1 encounter at Chittagong on Saturday. New...
  • As it happened: World T20, New Zealand vs England March 22, 2014

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Toss: New Zealand won the toss and will bowl first. New Zealand and England lost both their warm-up matches in the World Twenty20 and would like make a good start in the Super10. Teams: England: MJ Lumb, AD Hales, MM Ali, EJG Morgan,...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test, Day 1 February 14, 2014

    For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Their morale dented after losing the opener, India would be desperate to end their disastrous tour on a positive note when they take on a sprightly New Zealand in the second and final Test starting on Friday. The visitors lost...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Hodge back as Rajasthan buy six players February 12, 2014

    A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one, but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the topearner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Rajasthan Royals, with Rahul Dravid at the table monitoring the bidding decided to buy only...
  • New Zealand will aim to keep India winless on tour, says Tim Southee February 14, 2014

    Wellington: New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee on Wednesday said that his side will go into the second and final Test against India in its bid to keep the visitors winless on their tour here. After losing the ODI series 04, India slumped to a 40run defeat in the first Test...
  • 1st Test: NZ beat India by 40 runs after Dhoni's controversial decision February 9, 2014

    Auckland: Chasing a stiff target of 407 runs to win, Team India went down fighting and were dismissed for 366 in their second innings as they slumped to a 40run defeat against New Zealand in the first Test at Eden Park in Auckland on Sunday. It was a rollercoaster fourth...
  • Dhawan, Pujara steady as India need 320 runs more to win first Test February 8, 2014

    A remarkable fightback from Team India saw them end day three at 87 for 1, needing 320 more runs to win the first Test against New Zealand, who suffered a dramatic batting collapse in the second innings to be skittled out for 105 at Auckland on Saturday. India will have...
  • 1st Test: India 130/4 on Day 2 in reply to NZ's 503 February 7, 2014

    Auckland: India managed to recover from early blows and were 130 for 4 in reply to New Zealand 503 when bad light forced the umpire's to call off the play early on day two of the second Test at Eden Park on Friday. Rohit Sharma (67*) and Ajinkya Rahane (23*),...
  • NZ coach promises more shortpitched test for Indians February 1, 2014

    Whangarei: The Indian batting frailties against shortpitched bowling stood exposed in the ODI series and New Zealand coach Mike Hesson said the Kiwis will continue with the tactic even in the upcoming Test series starting February 6. The Kiwi bowlers sent down some short stuff, aided by the longer square boundaries,...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs India, 5th ODI at Wellington January 31, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) The ODI Champions are yet to taste a win in 2014 after two overseas series and seven games, which certainly doesn't augur well for a team that will be defending its world cup trophy in a year from now. Pushed to...
  • Matt Henry called up by New Zealand for 5th ODI against India January 30, 2014

    Wellington: New Zealand have pencilled in pacer Matt Henry into their ODI squad ahead of the fifth and final onedayer against India to cover for Tim Southee and Corey Anderson, both of whom are carrying niggles. Anderson missed the fourth ODI in Hamilton earlier in the week, even as the Black...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs India, 4th ODI in Hamilton January 28, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) With their return to No. 1 position in the ODI rankings on the line, India need to tick every box before stepping on the field in Hamilton. By snatching a thrilling lastball tie in Auckland, India kept New Zealand from...
  • As it happened: India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI January 25, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Team India need to regroup quickly and find the right combination as they go into a mustwin match against a confident New Zealand in the third ODI at Auckland on Saturday. The good news for India before the encounter is that...
  • Short bowling will come into play at Auckland: Southee January 24, 2014

    Auckland: New Zealand's bowling spearhead Tim Southee on Friday warned India of short bowling in the third onedayer, given that the boundaries here at the Eden Park are short and the pitch expected to be quick. "The pitch does offer a bit of pace and bounce, but generally it is 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...