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New Zealand call off Australia tour over COVID-19 rules
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New Zealand call off Australia tour over COVID-19 rules

Since the tour was arranged, the New Zealand government has changed its rules for entry into the country because of the threat posed by the Omicron variant.

Veteran New Zealand batter Ross Taylor announces retirement, Bangladesh series to be farewell tour
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Veteran New Zealand batter Ross Taylor announces retirement, Bangladesh series to be farewell tour

The decision by Taylor to end his illustrious Test career after the looming Bangladesh series has placed a new emphasis on the two matches which start at Mt Maunganui's Bay Oval on Saturday.

India vs New Zealand: Shreyas Iyer receives maiden Test cap from Sunil Gavaskar in Kanpur
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India vs New Zealand: Shreyas Iyer receives maiden Test cap from Sunil Gavaskar in Kanpur

Shreyas Iyer became the 302nd player to make his Test debut for the national team and before the toss against New Zealand

Australia to tour New Zealand for a three-match T20I series in March 2022
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Australia to tour New Zealand for a three-match T20I series in March 2022

Cricket Australia chief Nick Hockley said the tour was important to support New Zealand Cricket in the wake of losses caused by COVID-19 pandemic.

T20 World Cup 2021: Devon Conway breaks right hand in frustration, out of final and India tour
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T20 World Cup 2021: Devon Conway breaks right hand in frustration, out of final and India tour

Conway had made a valuable 46 in New Zealand's successful chase of 167 on Wednesday.

T20 World Cup 2021: New Zealand's professionalism in all three departments guides them to semi-finals
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T20 World Cup 2021: New Zealand's professionalism in all three departments guides them to semi-finals

The New Zealand cricket team right now are professionals. They go about their business in a clinical manner. Every detail is taken care of, and every possible opportunity for advantage is extracted.

Fred Goodall, New Zealand umpire in stormy West Indies series, passes away aged 83
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Fred Goodall, New Zealand umpire in stormy West Indies series, passes away aged 83

Goodall stood in 24 Test matches and 15 one-day internationals between 1965 and 1988.

PCB can collapse if India wishes as ICC gets 90 percent of its funds from BCCI, says Ramiz Raja
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PCB can collapse if India wishes as ICC gets 90 percent of its funds from BCCI, says Ramiz Raja

Appearing before the Senate Standing Committee on Inter-Provincial affairs on Thursday in Islamabad, Ramiz said it was time for the PCB to reduce its dependence on funding from the ICC and start tapping the local market.

Security tightened for New Zealand's women cricketers in England after threatening email
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Security tightened for New Zealand's women cricketers in England after threatening email

"The ECB have received a threatening email relating to NZC. Although this did not specifically reference the White Ferns, it was treated seriously, investigated, and deemed not credible," the governing body said in a statement.

New Zealand could complete abandoned white-ball series against Pakistan in 2022
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New Zealand could complete abandoned white-ball series against Pakistan in 2022

Just hours before the start of the first ODI at Rawalpindi on Friday, New Zealand called off the Pakistan tour which was to comprise three ODIs and five T20Is, citing security concerns.

PCB chairman Ramiz Raja laments 'pressure created on Pakistan cricket' by New Zealand's hasty withdrawal
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PCB chairman Ramiz Raja laments 'pressure created on Pakistan cricket' by New Zealand's hasty withdrawal

New Zealand abandoned its tour of Pakistan minutes before the first match on Friday in Rawalpindi after its government issued a security alert.

'No way we could stay in Pakistan after credible threat': New Zealand Cricket CEO after abandoning tour
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'No way we could stay in Pakistan after credible threat': New Zealand Cricket CEO after abandoning tour

The New Zealand players and staff were taken in bullet-proof buses from their Islamabad hotel to the airport where they boarded the charter flight to Dubai.

New Zealand Cricket silent on security threat ending Pakistan tour
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New Zealand Cricket silent on security threat ending Pakistan tour

The announcement on Friday that the series had been called off came just as the first one-day international was due to start at Rawalpindi Stadium, 10 kilometres (six miles) from the team hotel in Islamabad.

Bangladesh vs New Zealand: Fully-vaccinated Finn Allen tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of T20I series
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Bangladesh vs New Zealand: Fully-vaccinated Finn Allen tests positive for COVID-19 ahead of T20I series

"He has been quarantined at the team's hotel and immediate advice is that he is experiencing moderate symptoms," New Zealand Cricket said in a statement.

Chris Cairns off life support after heart surgery, able to communicate with family
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Chris Cairns off life support after heart surgery, able to communicate with family

Cairns had suffered an aortic dissection, which is a tear in the inner layer of the body's main artery.

New Zealand's tour of Pakistan subject to security clearance after Taliban takeover of Afghanistan
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New Zealand's tour of Pakistan subject to security clearance after Taliban takeover of Afghanistan

New Zealand are due to reach Islamabad on 11 September to play three ODIs and five T20 Internationals in Rawalpindi and Lahore until 3 October.

Former New Zealand cricket great Chris Cairns in 'serious' condition
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Former New Zealand cricket great Chris Cairns in 'serious' condition

Cairns, 51, one of the world's top all-rounders in the early 2000s, is being treated at a specialist unit after a serious cardiac problem emerged last week.

Brendon McCullum leads messages of support as Chris Cairns fights for life
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Brendon McCullum leads messages of support as Chris Cairns fights for life

Social media was flooded with messages of support, including from Indian batting great VVS Laxman and the Nottinghamshire Cricket Club where Cairns also played.

Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns on life support, says report
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Former New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns on life support, says report

Cairns, one of New Zealand's all-time greats, suffered an aortic dissection — a tear in the body's main artery — last week in Canberra and is understood to have had several surgeries since, Newshub said.

New Zealand announce T20 World Cup squad, clear players for remainder of IPL 2021
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New Zealand announce T20 World Cup squad, clear players for remainder of IPL 2021

New Zealand players involved in this year's prematurely suspended Indian Premier League would be allowed to re-join their franchises when it re-starts in September.