New Zealand
The first of three one-day internationals between Bangladesh and New Zealand has been abandoned because of heavy rain.
Bangladesh is hungry to gain a much-needed boost ahead of the 50-over World Cup by beating New Zealand in the three-match ODI series that starts on Thursday.
Mahmudullah and Tamim Iqbal have been recalled as Bangladesh announced a 15-man squad for the first two games in this month’s three-match series of one-day internationals against New Zealand.
New Zealand should rack up a pile of points against Namibia on Friday in Toulouse the Rugby World Cup. It has more important needs, though.
Success at the Rugby World Cup has a different meaning to New Zealand and Namibia. For New Zealand, the tournament is a good one only if the cup is won.
Ben Stokes is in record-breaking form heading into the Cricket World Cup. Stokes clubbed 182 off 124 balls to make the highest score by an England player in one-day internationals.
New Zealand’s economy is expected to remain sluggish for another two years, although the overall picture is rosier than many observers had feared, new figures indicate.
New Zealand is in no rush to clear its list of injured players even though it must win its remaining pool games to reach the Rugby World Cup quarterfinals.
Allrounder Jimmy Neesham who played a key role in the thrilling final of the 2019 World Cup has been included in New Zealand’s 15-man squad for this year’s tournament in India.
England rallied brilliantly from 8-3 after 4.2 overs to post 226-7 and then skittle New Zealand for 147 to win a rain-affected second match of its one-day international series by 79 runs.
New Zealand’s great streak in Rugby World Cup pools is over. The All Blacks lost for the first time in 32 pool matches played, going back 36 years, when they fell to France 27-13 on the opening night of the Rugby World Cup in Paris.
Devon Conway and Daryl Mitchell have both hit unbeaten centuries and shared a partnership of 180 runs to steer New Zealand to a dominant eight-wicket win over England in their first meeting in a one-day international since the epic Cricket World Cup final at Lord’s in 2019.
England and New Zealand are preparing to meet on the one-day international stage for the first time since their never-to-be-forgotten Cricket World Cup final more than four years ago.
Award-winning French actor Jean Dujardin’s involvement in the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony might prove a lucky omen for his nation when it takes on New Zealand on Friday in Paris.
One-cap winger Emoni Narawa has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup by New Zealand after hurting his back in training.
There were gasps in the Paris room in December 2020 when France and New Zealand were drawn in the same pool for the Rugby World Cup.
France may never have a better chance to win a Rugby World Cup and Ireland is in the same position. New Zealand and defending champion South Africa are the tournament’s two most successful teams and can’t ever be counted out.
The team’s participating in the Rugby World Cup have arrived in villages, towns and cities across France and are finalizing their preparations for the tournament.
New Zealand rugby teams have been performing the haka before matches for 135 years. The All Blacks will do it at the upcoming Rugby World Cup in France.
New Zealand lawmakers rushed to pass legislation and criticize opponents during a rowdy final day of the nation’s 53rd Parliament.
Harry Brook and Dawid Malan have guided England to an easy win over New Zealand in the first of four Twenty20 internationals between the teams.
New Zealanders’ growing confidence in the All Blacks’ prospects at the Rugby World Cup has been punctured by the record loss to world champion South Africa in its last warmup.
A loophole that has allowed rugby players to more easily switch allegiances is helping reshape a sport that has previously tended to tie representative players to one country for life.
The U.S. needed to shake off a slow start before beating New Zealand to open its run at the Basketball World Cup.
Anthony Edwards took a shot from half-court, watched it swish and then turned around and started yelling in celebration.
Will Young and Mark Chapman hit half centuries as New Zealand recorded a comfortable 32-run victory over United Arab Emirates in their third Twenty20 international to clinch the series 2-1.
Captain Mohammad Waseem has smashed a chancy half-century and led United Arab Emirates to an emphatic win over a scratchy New Zealand to level their Twenty20 series in Dubai.
Captain Tim Southee has taken 5-25 to spearhead New Zealand’s 19-run win over the United Arab Emirates in a Twenty20 in Dubai.
A New Zealand jury has found a mother guilty of murdering her three young daughters after rejecting her defense that she was so mentally ill at the time she couldn’t be held responsible.
New Zealand has removed the last of its remaining COVID-19 restrictions, marking the end of a government response to the pandemic that was watched closely around the world.