TRENT BOULT

  • IPL 8: Choosing between Steyn and Boult is a task, says SRH captain David Warner 6 days ago

    Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner expressed happiness after his side defeated Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs in an Indian Premier League match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium on Monday but admitted that it's difficult to choose between Dale Steyn and Trent Boult to pick in the eleven. "I thought...
  • I am learning, feels nice to be rewarded: Trent Boult 6 days ago

    Mohali: After clinching the man-of-the-match award for his brilliant spell of bowling against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Sunrisers Hyderabad's left arm fast bowler Trent Boult said he was still learning and it felt nice to get a reward for his efforts. Boult was exceptional in...
  • IPL 8: All-round Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs 6 days ago

    Mohali: Pace spearhead Trent Boult led the way with three wickets after David Warner's brisk half-century laid the foundation as Sunrisers Hyderabad recorded a 20-run win over Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Asked to bat, opener Warner top-scored with a 41-ball 58 to lift Sunrisers to...
  • IPL 8: Boult our first choice for now, not Steyn, says Warner April 14, 2015

    Bangalore: Not undermining Dale Steyn's ability with the ball, Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner said that he wishes to continue with New Zealand speedster Trent Boult in the playing XI before he turns to the South African pacer's services in IPL 8. Boult, who was just behind leading-wicket taker Mitchell Starc...
  • IPL 8: Boult and Bhuvneshwar bowled brilliantly, says David Warner April 14, 2015

    Bangalore: He was the deserving Man-of-the-Match award winner for his explosive half-century but Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner gave credit to his bowlers for setting up the win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Sunrisers rode on Warner's 27-ball 57 and Trent Boult's three-wicket burst in...
  • IPL 8: Biggest challenge is to think ahead of batsman, says Trent Boult April 13, 2015

    Bangalore: New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult on Monday said the biggest challenge for him in Twenty20 cricket is to out-think the batsmen. "The difference between Tests and the shorter format is that batsmen are coming at you a lot more and looking to attack against your deliveries. My thinking has...
  • You aren't human if you aren't nervous on your IPL debut: Trent Boult April 12, 2015

    New Zealand's star with the ball at the World Cup was taken to the cleaners by his national captain Brendon McCullum as both were in the opposite camps on Saturday. And while McCullum hit a match-winning 100* for Chennai Super Kings, Boult made a nervous IPL debut with Sunrisers Hyderabad...
  • Hope conditions help my swing bowling in IPL: Trent Boult April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Eager to experience his first IPL outing, Sunrisers Hyderabad's New Zealand import Trent Boult is hoping that Indian conditions will help him carry forward the good work he did during the recently concluded World Cup. Boult, who bagged 22 wickets for runner-up New Zealand in the World Cup, was...
  • World Cup 2015: Bowlers who made a difference in the tournament March 30, 2015

    The 2015 World Cup has come to an end with Australia victorious over New Zealand in the final for their fifth title. It was an easy win for the co-hosts by seven wickets as they looked relatively untroubled in chasing 184 to win, having been dominant with the ball earlier. With...
  • World Cup: Mitchell Starc award defies trend in bat-dominated tournament March 29, 2015

    Melbourne: At a World Cup dominated by batsmen and huge scores, it was an old-fashioned fast bowler who ultimately played the biggest role in Australia's success. Mitchell Starc, whose devastating pace and movement troubled almost every batsmen who faced him, was named player of the tournament after Australia wrapped up their...
  • Trent Boult, Mitchell Starc in battle to become World Cup's best bowler March 27, 2015

    Melbourne: As two teams fight it out for the coveted cricket World Cup trophy on Sunday, New Zealand pacer Trent Boult and Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc will be involved in another battle - to become the best bowler of the tournament. Boult, the left-arm New Zealand speedster, currently heads the...
  • World Cup: New Zealand victory march rolls over West Indies to enter semis March 21, 2015

    The name Martin is synonymous with New Zealand cricket in general, and batting excellence in particular, and the man who made it so, Crowe, would not have begrudged the fact that it was another who caused the name to ring around Wellington's Cake Tin with the kind of exuberant reverence...
  • ICC World Cup 2015: Memorable moments from 42 pool matches March 16, 2015

    It has been almost a month since the ICC World Cup 2015 kicked off and it has produced some scintillating cricket over the past four weeks. Here is a look back at some of the key moments from the pool stage: POOL A Kumar Sangakkara scripted what no one else has ever done...
  • World Cup 2015: Michael Holding unhappy with West Indies attitude March 16, 2015

    West Indies will be hoping that Chris Gayle will be fit for the quarter-finals, and his battle against Tim Southee and Trent Boult will be an interesting contest, said Michael Holding. ...
  • ICC World Cup, Week-4 Review: Two unbeaten teams, two last-minute entries March 16, 2015

    The pool stage has ended, and according to many, the real World Cup begins. There are no more 'off days' now. One slip and your World Cup will end there are then. Each of the eight quarter-finalists know that, as the World Cup takes a two-day break before the quarter-finals beginning...
  • World Cup 2015: Bangladesh gave New Zealand a run for their money March 14, 2015

    Bangladesh lost the match but impressed their fans by their performance against New Zealand. New Zealand has been playing great cricket since the beginning of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and there is no doubt saying that after Australia, it is Bangladesh, who gave them the toughest fight in...
  • As it happened: New Zealand vs Bangladesh, World Cup, Match 37 March 13, 2015

    (For live updates, scroll down to reach the blog) Pre-match: Bangladesh will seek to exploit New Zealand's weakness against spin and halt the co-hosts' unbeaten run when the teams meet in the World Cup in Hamilton on Friday. Bangladesh surprised everyone by knocking out England with a hard-fought 15-run win on...
  • Daniel Vettori 'unsung hero' for New Zealand after World Cup win over Australia March 1, 2015

    Auckland: Veteran slow-bowler Daniel Vettori was hailed on Sunday as the "unsung hero" of New Zealand's knife-edge one-wicket World Cup win over Australia for applying the brakes on the four-time champions just when they threatened a run rampage. The 36-year-old, who made his one-day international debut way back in 1997, broke...
  • World Cup: Williamson, Boult delighted to be last men standing for Black Caps March 1, 2015

    Auckland: New Zealand's last pair of Kane Williamson and Trent Boult said their edge-of-the-seat, one-wicket World Cup triumph over Australia on Saturday will live in the memory for a long time. Chasing a modest 152-run target, New Zealand were facing an improbable defeat at 146-9 with number 11 batsman Boult walking...
  • ICC World Cup: Twitter skips a beat, New Zealand beat Australia February 28, 2015

    The pulse of Twitterati went up and down as the pendulum kept swinging in Auckland on Saturday, when the Cricket World Cup co-hosts played the most exciting match of the tournament in 15 days. New Zealand and Australia are two of the hot favourites to lift the trophy on March 29,...
  • World Cup: Brendon McCullum praises both Trent Boult and Mitchell Starc February 28, 2015

    Auckland: New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum Saturday praised the pace spearheads of both sides as the hosts scraped past Australia to win by one wicket in a Pool A World Cup encounter here at the Eden Park here. Left-armer Trent Boult was outstanding in the first half of the innings being...
  • ICC World Cup: Did not think will get a five-for, says Trent Boult February 28, 2015

    Auckland: New Zealand pacer Trent Boult, who was adjudged Man of the Match for his brilliant bowling performance against Australia in a World Cup Pool A game on Saturday, said he did not think he would be able to clinch a fifer. Boult, 25, clinched his first five-wicket haul in his...
  • World Cup: New Zealand enter quarters after thrilling 1-wicket win over Australia February 28, 2015

    Auckland: A pumped up, partisan crowd at Eden Park, bathed in glorious Auckland sunshine, were treated to a rousing display of limited-overs cricket from the home side on Saturday (February 28). When the bowling was not fast and furious, it was slow and cunning. When the fielding was not safe,...
  • World Cup: Tim Southee and Trent Boult our best ever new-ball combination, says Richard Hadlee February 25, 2015

    Auckland: New Zealand cricket legend Richard Hadlee Wednesday declared the pair of Tim Southee and Trent Boult as the country's greatest ever new-ball combination. Hadlee who played three World Cups for the Black Caps, including a semi-final in 1983 said, "I think particularly with Southee and Boult, it's our best ever...
  • World Cup 2015: Trent Boult comes down to earth after IPL windfall February 17, 2015

    Dunedin: Trent Boult made easy money on Monday, but had to work harder for his match fee Tuesday as New Zealand edged Scotland at the Cricket World Cup. Boult found himself $800,000 richer in a few seconds Monday when he was the fourth highest-priced player purchased in the annual auction for...
  • Experience the watchword as tough calls made in NZ World Cup squad January 9, 2015

    If I had to summarise the principle that has guided the selection of New Zealand's squad for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, then I could do it in one word: experience. On every call Bruce Edgar, the General Manager of Cricket Selection, and coach Mike Hesson have looked to the...
  • New Zealand level Test series with facile win over Pakistan November 30, 2014

    Emotional New Zealand completed an innings and 80-run win over Pakistan in the third and final Test in Sharjah on Sunday, to level the three-match series 1-1. Seamer Trent Boult took 4 for 38 and Mark Craig 3 for 109 which overshadowed Asad Shafiq's career best 137 as Pakistan were dismissed...