New Zealand

Mark Chapman tested positive for COVID-19, Worker called into ODI squad

New Zealand batter Mark Chapman has tested positive for COVID-19 during their ongoing series against the Netherlands, George Worker named as his replacement. Mark Chapman tested positive in a rapid antigen test on Sunday following his arrival here from Napier. New Zealand head coach Gary Stead confirmed the news and said: “It’s...

New Zealand name squads for Netherlands tour

New Zealandr5New Zealand has announced squads for the ODI and T20I series against Netherlands. IPL contracted players will be the absentees including regular captain Kane Williamson. Tom Latham will lead the Black Caps in both series in Williamson’s absence. Micheal Bracewell has been recalled after being forced to turn down his...

NZ-W vs IN-W Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates for Today’s 1st ODI – February 12, 2022

New Zealand Women and India Women will lock horns in the first ODI of the five-match series at John Davies Oval, Queenstown on February 12, Saturday. India Women is facing a lot of issues with respect to strike rate ahead of the ODI series. Mithali Raj, the Indian skipper, would...

NZ-W vs IN-W Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates for Today’s Only T20I – February 9, 2022

New Zealand Women and India Women will lock horns in the only T20I at John Davies Oval, Queenstown on February 9, Wednesday. New Zealand last played the T20I series against England Women in New Zealand in September 2021 and they lost by 1-2. Sophie Devine and Leigh Kasperek were major...

NZ vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates for Today’s 2nd Test – February 25th, 2022

New Zealand and South Africa (NZ vs SA) square off in the second Test of the two-match series starting February 25th. The Hagley Oval in Christchurch will host this match. New Zealand registered a dominating win in the first Test to take an inevitable 1-0 lead in the series. They...

Trent Boult ruled out of the second Test against South Africa

New Zealand Left arm pacer Trent Boult has been ruled out of the second Test against South Africa due to his lack of bowling in recent weeks. New Zealand head coach Gary Stead said Trent Boult was not ready to rejoin the team for the second match starting on Friday...

NZ vs SA Dream11 Team Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11 Updates for Today’s 1st Test – February 17th, 2022

New Zealand host South Africa (NZ vs SA) in a two-Test series starting 17th February 2022. The first Test will be played at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch. New Zealand managed to draw their previous Test series 1-1 against Bangladesh after losing the opening Test. The champions of the inaugural...

Kane Williamson set to miss the first Test against South Africa

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson will miss the first Test of the series as he continues to recover from an elbow injury, Tom Latham will lead against South Africa. Stand-in skipper Latham will continue to lead the side as Kane Williamson is yet to recover from an elbow injury. Colin de...

ICC Test Rankings: Australia reclaims the top position, India down to 3

Australia has reclaimed the top spot in the ICC Test rankings displacing India after winning the Ashes 4-0 over England. The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the updated ICC Test Rankings and Australia attains the highest spot. It is also the first time Australia have claimed the No.1 ranking...

New Zealand’s tour of Australia postponed due to border protocols

New Zealand's tour of Australia has been postponed indefinitely due to uncertainty of the COVID-19 and border protocols. Both involved boards- Cricket Australia (CA) and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) will now work on rescheduling the white ball series. NZC chief executive David White said: “As we now know, the advent of...