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New Zealand cricketing icon John Reid, the oldest surviving Test player, passes away aged 92
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New Zealand cricketing icon John Reid, the oldest surviving Test player, passes away aged 92

A hard-hitting batsman and a pacey seam bowler, Reid played 58 Tests for New Zealand — captain for 34 of them.

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.

New Zealand head coach Gary Stead's contract extended till 2023 World Cup
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New Zealand head coach Gary Stead's contract extended till 2023 World Cup

The board of New Zealand Cricket on Wednesday approved the extension which also takes in the T20 World Cups in India next year and in Australia in 2022.

New Zealand Cricket confirms upcoming series in home season to go ahead
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New Zealand Cricket confirms upcoming series in home season to go ahead

New Zealand Cricket chief executive David White said managed isolation arrangements for the visiting teams were still being worked out with officials in Wellington, but the tours would proceed.

NZC to issue NOCs to all IPL-bound players; cancels A tour to India
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NZC to issue NOCs to all IPL-bound players; cancels A tour to India

The six New Zealand players who are set to play in the IPL are Jimmy Neesham (Kings XI Punjab), Lockie Ferguson (Kolkata Knight Riders), Mitchell McClenaghan and Trent Boult (Mumbai Indians), Kane Williamson (Sunrisers Hyderabad) and Mitchell Santner (Chennai Super Kings).

Unwell Trent Boult skips New Zealand training session at Bay Oval
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Unwell Trent Boult skips New Zealand training session at Bay Oval

Boult is among eight players, including Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Jeet Raval, Mitchell Santner, Tim Seifert, Tim Southee and Neil Wagner, who are attending the first half of the camp that started on Sunday.

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor says he is eager to play in CPL 2020 after coronavirus-induced break
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New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor says he is eager to play in CPL 2020 after coronavirus-induced break

The New Zealand team delayed winter tours to the Netherlands, Scotland, Ireland and West Indies due to the coronavirus outbreak and, like most of his team mates, Taylor has been training indoors to keep up his match fitness.

New Zealand cricketers start squad training in Lincoln after COVID-19 lockdown
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New Zealand cricketers start squad training in Lincoln after COVID-19 lockdown

In a statement issued on Monday, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) announced that six national camps will be conducted in the next few months.

New Zealand Cricket has not offered to host IPL 2020, says spokesperson Richard Boock
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New Zealand Cricket has not offered to host IPL 2020, says spokesperson Richard Boock

New Zealand Cricket has refuted reports that it has offered to host the now-postponed IPL this year

IPL 2020: New Zealand latest country to offer to host tournament after Sri Lanka, UAE, say reports
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IPL 2020: New Zealand latest country to offer to host tournament after Sri Lanka, UAE, say reports

The IPL has been held overseas in the past. The entire 2009 edition was staged in South Africa due to the general election back home and partially in the UAE in 2014 due to the same reason.

New Zealand Cricket deputy CEO Anthony Crummy steps down despite board slashing 15 percent of workforce
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New Zealand Cricket deputy CEO Anthony Crummy steps down despite board slashing 15 percent of workforce

Crummy, who was associated with New Zealand Cricket for five years, said he was not asked to leave and his departure at this juncture was a mere coincidence

New Zealand advocacy agency says women's sport could lose recent momentum due to COVID-19 stoppage
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New Zealand advocacy agency says women's sport could lose recent momentum due to COVID-19 stoppage

Rachel Froggatt, chief executive of Women in Sport Aotearoa, said that while the New Zealand government had pledged support for women’s sport, the coronavirus shutdown threatened to stifle the momentum of the last few years

Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand Cricket to lay off 15 percent of staff, shave $6 million in operating costs
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Coronavirus Outbreak: New Zealand Cricket to lay off 15 percent of staff, shave $6 million in operating costs

Players and staff for the national men’s Black Caps and women’s White Ferns teams would not be affected by the cost-cutting measures

New Zealand Cricket needs to reshuffle domestic season if IPL 2020 is rescheduled, says leg-spinner Ish Sodhi
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New Zealand Cricket needs to reshuffle domestic season if IPL 2020 is rescheduled, says leg-spinner Ish Sodhi

Sodhi, a current international, himself will be the spin bowling consultant with the Rajasthan Royals while Mike Hesson, Stephen Fleming, Shane Bond and Brendon McCullum are some of the other former stars who are involved in the IPL

Kane Williamson named ODI player of the year at New Zealand Cricket's virtual awards
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Kane Williamson named ODI player of the year at New Zealand Cricket's virtual awards

Skipper Kane Willamson was on Thursday named the men's ODI Player of the Year at the annual New Zealand Cricket awards for his stellar performance throughout the year.

Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket offer ECB to host their domestic games
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Cricket Australia and New Zealand Cricket offer ECB to host their domestic games

On Friday, the ECB suspended all forms of professional cricket till July 1 due to the COVID-19 outbreak which has wreaked havoc globally but more so in the United Kingdom.

No decision on rescheduling of ICC men's T20 World Cup 2020 before July, says New Zealand Cricket chief David White
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No decision on rescheduling of ICC men's T20 World Cup 2020 before July, says New Zealand Cricket chief David White

The ICC will discuss contingency plans for the tournament in Australia, as well as ways of restarting the sport once the pandemic subsides, at a meeting later in the day but White said “no decisions will be made”.

Tim Southee claims top honours in Players' Association awards, Sophia Devine wins Cap in women's category
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Tim Southee claims top honours in Players' Association awards, Sophia Devine wins Cap in women's category

New Zealand pace spearhead Tim Southee claimed the top honours in the annual Players' Association awards for his "compelling" performance in the home series against India, while Sophie Devine bagged the top women's award.

New Zealand's big-hitting wicketkeeper-batsman Jock Edwards passes away at 64
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New Zealand's big-hitting wicketkeeper-batsman Jock Edwards passes away at 64

Jock Edwards, a big-hitting wicketkeeper-batsman who played six Tests and eight one-day internationals for New Zealand, has died.

NZC keeps option of A team's tour of India in August open, applies for government wage subsidy
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NZC keeps option of A team's tour of India in August open, applies for government wage subsidy

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Friday decided against cancelling its A team's tour of India in August despite the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, saying it is "too early at this point" even as it applied for government wage subsidy scheme to assist payments to its employees.