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T20 World Cup 2021: New Zealand avenge 2019 heartbreak by edging past England into the final
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T20 World Cup 2021: New Zealand avenge 2019 heartbreak by edging past England into the final

By entering the final of the T20 showpiece, New Zealand avenged their heartbreaking loss in the summit showdown of the 2019 ODI World Cup against the same opponents, when they finished second best on the basis of boundary count.

T20 World Cup 2021: Haris Rauf's four-wicket haul powers Pakistan to five-wicket win over New Zealand
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T20 World Cup 2021: Haris Rauf's four-wicket haul powers Pakistan to five-wicket win over New Zealand

Most of the top-order batters, except for opener Mohammad Rizwan (33), struggled but the experienced Malik (26 not out off 20 balls) and number seven Ali (27 not out off 12) flourished towards the end with a 48-run partnership for the sixth wicket to take Pakistan home with eight balls to spare.

New Zealand vs Australia: Aaron Finch, bowlers shine as Aussies crush Kiwis by 50 runs to level T20I series 2-2
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New Zealand vs Australia: Aaron Finch, bowlers shine as Aussies crush Kiwis by 50 runs to level T20I series 2-2

The result sets up a winner-takes-all blockbuster in the final match at the same venue on Sunday, with Australia in red-hot form after struggling early in the series.

Highlights, New Zealand vs Pakistan, 1st T20I at Auckland, Full cricket score: Hosts take series lead with five-wicket win
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Highlights, New Zealand vs Pakistan, 1st T20I at Auckland, Full cricket score: Hosts take series lead with five-wicket win

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from the first T20I between New Zealand and Pakistan on our live blog.

Highlights, New Zealand vs West Indies, 3rd T20I at Mount Maunganui, Full Cricket Score: Final match washed out as hosts clinch series 2-0
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Highlights, New Zealand vs West Indies, 3rd T20I at Mount Maunganui, Full Cricket Score: Final match washed out as hosts clinch series 2-0

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from the 3rd T20I between New Zealand and West Indies at Mount Maunganui on our live blog.

Highlights, New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd T20I at Mount Maunganui, Full Cricket Score: Hosts clinch series with 72-run win
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Highlights, New Zealand vs West Indies, 2nd T20I at Mount Maunganui, Full Cricket Score: Hosts clinch series with 72-run win

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from the second T20I between New Zealand and West Indies at Mount Maunganui on our live blog.

Australia vs New Zealand, highlights, 1st ODI in Sydney, Full Cricket Score: Hosts hand Kiwis 71-run defeat in opening game
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Australia vs New Zealand, highlights, 1st ODI in Sydney, Full Cricket Score: Hosts hand Kiwis 71-run defeat in opening game

Follow the live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary from the first one-day international between Australia and New Zealand in Sydney on our live blog.

Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
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Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year

As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019

IPL 2020 Auction: CSK add value but fail to find batting firepower; KXIP miss out on experienced Indian bowler despite big purse
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IPL 2020 Auction: CSK add value but fail to find batting firepower; KXIP miss out on experienced Indian bowler despite big purse

With the budget that Kings XI Punjab had it could have been the kind of IPL auction table bullying you don’t often get to do, so KXIP will hope they aren’t left to rue the ones that went away.

IPL 2020 Auction: From Alex Carey to George Munsey, underrated international stars who could find buyers
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IPL 2020 Auction: From Alex Carey to George Munsey, underrated international stars who could find buyers

It has been 12 years since the Indian Premier League (IPL) first kicked off but the excitement and fervour remain as good, if not better, and the prelude to the big event, the IPL auctions, is once again set to hit the floors.

IPL 2020 Auction: From Evin Lewis to Tom Banton, list of top 10 foreign players who could go for big bucks
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IPL 2020 Auction: From Evin Lewis to Tom Banton, list of top 10 foreign players who could go for big bucks

The IPL Auctions 2020, scheduled to be held in Kolkata on 19 December, are expected to be no different. A host of international stars are expected to bag hefty contracts from the franchise owners who will be bidding to fill up the 73 spots vacant among their ranks. Here, we take a look at the 10 foreign players who could go big in the IPL Auctions 2020.

IPL 2020 Auction: Kolkata Knight Riders must prioritise sense over flair to find top-order balance, build strong bowling core
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IPL 2020 Auction: Kolkata Knight Riders must prioritise sense over flair to find top-order balance, build strong bowling core

On numerous occasions in the previous edition of the IPL, the misfiring Kolkata Knight Riders top-order was masked by the raw power and belligerence of Andre Russell and the composure of Dinesh Karthik

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand allrounder Jimmy Neesham’s coach died during the Super Over in the final
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: New Zealand allrounder Jimmy Neesham’s coach died during the Super Over in the final

David Gordon’s daughter Leonie said the moment Jimmy Neesham hit a six on the second ball in the Super Over, her father stopped breathing.

Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler script historic World Cup triumph for England against Kane Williamson's New Zealand
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Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler script historic World Cup triumph for England against Kane Williamson's New Zealand

Here are the best photos from England's historic World Cup triumph after they beat New Zealand in a thrilling encounter at Lord's on Sunday.

Babar Azam scores unbeaten century as Pakistan beat New Zealand in World Cup to keep semi-finals hopes alive
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Babar Azam scores unbeaten century as Pakistan beat New Zealand in World Cup to keep semi-finals hopes alive

Here are the best photos from Pakistan's six-wicket win over New Zealand in their ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 clash.

India, New Zealand drop first points in World Cup as rain washes out match in Nottingham
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India, New Zealand drop first points in World Cup as rain washes out match in Nottingham

Here are the best photos from the India-New Zealand Cricket World Cup match which was called off due to rain in Nottingham.

Jason Roy powers England to big win over Bangladesh in World Cup; James Neesham, Lockie Ferguson run riot as New Zealand beat Afghanistan
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Jason Roy powers England to big win over Bangladesh in World Cup; James Neesham, Lockie Ferguson run riot as New Zealand beat Afghanistan

Here are the best photos from Saturday's ICC Cricket World Cup double-header as England faced Bangladesh whereas New Zealand locked horns with Afghanistan.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Kane Williamson says Jimmy Neesham deserves all credit for his match-winning performance against Afghanistan
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Kane Williamson says Jimmy Neesham deserves all credit for his match-winning performance against Afghanistan

Neesham took a career-best five for 31 while Ferguson bagged four wickets as New Zealand bowled out Afghanistan for 172 here on Saturday. Williamson led from the front in the chase with an unbeaten 79 off 99 balls, firing his team to a resounding win in 32.1 overs.

Afghanistan vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: James Neesham's five-for, Kane Williamson's 79 not out guide Kiwis to third straight win
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Afghanistan vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: James Neesham's five-for, Kane Williamson's 79 not out guide Kiwis to third straight win

Kane Williamson led by example as the New Zealand captain's 79 not out guided his side to a seven-wicket win over Afghanistan that maintained their 100 percent start to the World Cup on Saturday.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Mohammad Nabi to Hardik Pandya, top 10 all-rounders to watch out for in England and Wales
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Mohammad Nabi to Hardik Pandya, top 10 all-rounders to watch out for in England and Wales

Take a look at the list of top 10 all-rounders to watch out for during the ICC World Cup 2019 in England