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New Zealand vs West Indies: Health officials claim visitors broke COVID-19 isolation rules
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New Zealand vs West Indies: Health officials claim visitors broke COVID-19 isolation rules

The health department said it would provide evidence to Cricket West Indies and leave the governing body to determine if any disciplinary action was needed against individual players.

New Zealand vs West Indies: Touring Windies clear second COVID-19 test, to undergo final test next week
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New Zealand vs West Indies: Touring Windies clear second COVID-19 test, to undergo final test next week

The Caribbean team arrived in New Zealand six days ago for the T20I and Test series, starting with the opening T20 in Auckland on 27 November, followed by the second and third game in Mount Maunganui on November 29 and 30.

New Zealand stamps out coronavirus for a second time, lifts restrictions after no new cases in Auckland
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New Zealand stamps out coronavirus for a second time, lifts restrictions after no new cases in Auckland

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is facing re-election next week, called the reopening a validation of the country’s “go hard, go early” response. However, experts warned that an elimination strategy may not be viable in the absence of a vaccine

Bangladesh cricketers to return to scene of Christchurch mosque attacks as New Zealand prepare to resume international cricket
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Bangladesh cricketers to return to scene of Christchurch mosque attacks as New Zealand prepare to resume international cricket

Bangladesh are scheduled to play a one-day international in Christchurch on 17 March and are likely to be in the city on 15 March.

Christchurch mosque shooter's sentencing postponed due to COVID-19; New Zealand court likely to announce date after lockdown
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Christchurch mosque shooter's sentencing postponed due to COVID-19; New Zealand court likely to announce date after lockdown

The sentencing of an Australian man who attacked two mosques in New Zealand's Christchurch last year killing 51 people has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic

New Zealand gunman, who had killed 51 in attacks on Christchurch's mosques, pleads guilty of murder, terrorism
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New Zealand gunman, who had killed 51 in attacks on Christchurch's mosques, pleads guilty of murder, terrorism

The man who committed the worst atrocity in New Zealand's modern history when he slaughtered 51 worshippers at two Christchurch mosques unexpectedly pleaded guilty to all charges

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Cheteshwar Pujara to play for Saurashtra in final against Bengal
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Cheteshwar Pujara to play for Saurashtra in final against Bengal

Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara will play for Saurashtra in their Ranji Trophy final against Bengal, it was confirmed on Saturday.

India vs New Zealand: Shambolic Test series raises multiple questions over famed Indian batting line-up
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India vs New Zealand: Shambolic Test series raises multiple questions over famed Indian batting line-up

Collectively, the batting was abysmal throughout the two Tests. Perhaps it is time to realise that his batting unit isn't as great as it is being portrayed.

India vs New Zealand: We were completely outplayed, can't live in denial, says Virat Kohli after series defeat
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India vs New Zealand: We were completely outplayed, can't live in denial, says Virat Kohli after series defeat

A disappointed Virat Kohli on Monday admitted that his side was "completely outplayed" by New Zealand in the two-Test series and they can't live in denial about "not being brave enough" to counter adverse conditions.

India vs New Zealand: Premeditated and rigid footwork cause Indian captain Virat Kohli's undoing on sluggish pitches
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India vs New Zealand: Premeditated and rigid footwork cause Indian captain Virat Kohli's undoing on sluggish pitches

It has been a horrible tour for Kohli with the bat but if he can captain India to a victory tomorrow, the deficiencies in his batting will be forgotten

India vs New Zealand, Highlights, 2nd Test in Christchurch, Day 1, Full Cricket Score: Latham, Blundell steer Kiwis to 63/0 at stumps
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India vs New Zealand, Highlights, 2nd Test in Christchurch, Day 1, Full Cricket Score: Latham, Blundell steer Kiwis to 63/0 at stumps

Latest Updates, 2nd Test, Day 1 India vs New Zealand: That's stumps on Day 1. And all the three sessions today belonged to the hosts. They bundled out visitors for 242 and then Latham and Blundell made sure Kiwis did not lose any wicket till the close of play. India would be very disappointed. Nothing went there way today starting from toss. Kiwis 63/0 in 23 overs in first innngs so far, trail by 179 runs.

India vs New Zealand: Lost first Test because team was under-prepared but will come back hard in Christchurch, says Kapil Dev
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India vs New Zealand: Lost first Test because team was under-prepared but will come back hard in Christchurch, says Kapil Dev

"India have won on bouncy wickets before, be it Perth, Melbourne or Durban. We have done it before, so I am not concerned if they target us with the short-pitch ball. They are one-up in the series, so just come back hard," Kapil Dev said.

India vs New Zealand: Ishant Sharma's ankle injury rules him out of Christchurch Test, Umesh Yadav to replace him
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India vs New Zealand: Ishant Sharma's ankle injury rules him out of Christchurch Test, Umesh Yadav to replace him

Ishant made it to the Test team in New Zealand in the nick of time, and didn't get any time to play warm-up matches. He was fast-tracked into the playing XI for the first Test in Basin Reserve.

India vs New Zealand XI: Mayank Agarwal, Rishabh Pant back among the runs as visitors' warm-up game ends in draw
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India vs New Zealand XI: Mayank Agarwal, Rishabh Pant back among the runs as visitors' warm-up game ends in draw

Agarwal, who had gone through a wretched period since the second Test against Bangladesh, retired on 81 off 99 balls with 10 fours and three sixes to his name

India A vs New Zealand A: Dane Cleaver, Mark Chapman put visitors in driver's seat in first unofficial Test
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India A vs New Zealand A: Dane Cleaver, Mark Chapman put visitors in driver's seat in first unofficial Test

Dane Cleaver smashed an unbeaten century as New Zealand A put India A in a tight spot by amassing 385 for five in their first innings on the second day of the first unofficial Test at Christchurch on Friday.

New Zealand vs England, Highlights, 1st T20I at Hagley Oval, Christchurch, Full Cricket Scorecard: James Vince fifty wins opening game for visitors
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New Zealand vs England, Highlights, 1st T20I at Hagley Oval, Christchurch, Full Cricket Scorecard: James Vince fifty wins opening game for visitors

Follow our LIVE blog to check the latest score and updates from the first T20I between New Zealand and England played at Christchurch

Christchurch mosque attack: Alleged gunman Brenton Tarrant drops plea to shift venue of trial from city of massacre
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Christchurch mosque attack: Alleged gunman Brenton Tarrant drops plea to shift venue of trial from city of massacre

South Island city was the scene of the worst mass shooting in modern New Zealand history on 15 March

8chan owner called in to testify before US govt in wake of El Paso shooting
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8chan owner called in to testify before US govt in wake of El Paso shooting

The El Paso shooter’s manifesto is at least the third act of extremist violence directly linked to 8chan.

Islamic State aims to create conditions for resurgence in Iraq, Syria; outfit trying to reach terror groups in West Africa, says UN report
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Islamic State aims to create conditions for resurgence in Iraq, Syria; outfit trying to reach terror groups in West Africa, says UN report

Leaders of the Islamic State extremist group are aiming to consolidate and create conditions for an 'eventual resurgence in its Iraqi and Syrian heartlands,' says UN report

Man accused in Christchurch mosque mass shooting pleads not guilty; High Court judge sets trial to next May
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Man accused in Christchurch mosque mass shooting pleads not guilty; High Court judge sets trial to next May

The man accused of the Christchurch, New Zealand mosque attacks smirked as his lawyer entered not guilty pleas to terrorism, murder and attempted murder charges on Friday before a judge who set his trial for next May.