Mar 30, 2011 08:52 AM IST
Sri Lanka advanced to the World Cup final for the third time on Tuesday after stopping New Zealand from pulling off their second upset of the tournament.
- Mar 21, 2011 09:46 AM IST
Filming began on Monday on the long-awaited "Hobbit" movies, ending years of delay due to funding problems and a labour dispute which nearly saw the project shifted out of New Zealand.
- Mar 21, 2011 08:19 AM IST
New Zealand pace bowler Hamish Bennett has been ruled of the World Cup with an ankle injury and will be replaced by Daryl Tuffey, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Sunday.
- Mar 19, 2011 11:53 AM IST
Twenty million Sri Lankans will be scrutinising Muttiah Muralitharan's medical bulletins for the next few days after the world's most prolific bowler was stricken by a hamstring problem during his team's victory over New Zealand on Friday.
- Mar 19, 2011 11:53 AM IST
The Wankhede Stadium, venue for the World Cup final on April 2, suffered yet another embarrassment when a light tower suffered a power failure during the match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand on Friday.
- Mar 08, 2011 08:35 AM IST
Pakistan are flying in the World Cup after three straight wins but they still have problems right from the top which New Zealand will aim to exploit when the two meet in their Group A match in Kandy on Tuesday.
- Feb 28, 2011 07:14 AM IST
New Zealand's earthquake-shattered city of Christchurch prepared to bury the first victim on Monday of last week's devastating tremor that killed at least 148 people as aftershocks forced the evacuation of scores of people in hillside suburbs.
- Feb 26, 2011 11:19 AM IST
Violent aftershocks hampered desperate efforts to find survivors in the quake-ruined New Zealand city of Christchurch on Saturday as the death toll climbed to 144 and was set to rise further.
- Feb 22, 2011 11:47 AM IST
A strong earthquake killed at least 65 people in New Zealand's second-biggest city of Christchurch with more casualties expected as desperate rescuers picked through rubble to find people trapped in toppled buildings.
- Feb 20, 2011 11:11 AM IST
Only a comprehensive win over rank-outsiders Kenya will restore some of New Zealand's lost confidence in Sunday's World Cup Group A match in Chennai.
- Feb 07, 2011 08:49 AM IST
Filming will begin on the long-awaited "Hobbit" movies next month, ending extended delays due to a series of woes including funding problems and a labour dispute which nearly saw the project shifted out of New Zealand.
- Feb 05, 2011 09:35 AM IST
One day cricket’s first infamous incident looks tame compared to the controversies since then.
- Jan 29, 2011 10:53 AM IST
Mohammad Hafeez scored his first one-day international century to anchor Pakistan's 293 for seven in the third match of their series against New Zealand at Lancaster Park in Christchurch on Saturday.
- Jan 25, 2011 02:11 PM IST
Children who have low levels of self-control at three are more likely to have health and money problems and a criminal record by the age of 32, regardless of background and IQ, scientists said on Monday.
- Jan 17, 2011 01:11 PM IST
New Zealand will look to bat the first session of the fourth day of the second test against Pakistan on Tuesday and then reassess as to how to approach the rest of the game as they attempt to level the series, pace bowler Chris Martin said on Monday.
- Jan 16, 2011 10:51 AM IST
Captain Daniel Vettori scored his sixth test century as New Zealand were bowled out for 356 in their first innings after lunch on the second day of the second test against Pakistan at the Basin Reserve on Sunday.
- Jan 14, 2011 08:32 AM IST
New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has echoed coach John Wright and asked his batsmen to back up their bowlers if the home side have any chance of squaring the series against Pakistan when the second test begins at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.
- Jan 06, 2011 10:07 AM IST
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq says his team are focused on the upcoming test series against New Zealand and will not be distracted by an anti-corruption hearing that could mete out life bans to three suspended players.
- Jan 03, 2011 12:27 PM IST
Maria Sharapova underlined her pulling power on Monday with Auckland Classic organisers confirming they had sold out all of the day sessions for the entire tournament just minutes before she stepped on court for her first round match.