New Zealand vs England: Joe Root says tough experience for bowlers in series defeat will hold them in good stead for tour of South Africa
The England attack was criticized in media back home for their inability to adapt to two benign pitches at Bay Oval and Seddon Park, which led to a 1-0 series loss
New Zealand vs England: Supposedly 'meaningless' series threw up some interesting questions and equally intriguing answers
Before the coin was tossed at the start of the first match, there were a number of questions that the New Zealand vs England series was supposed to answer. It answered some but created almost as many new questions as it answered.
New Zealand Cricket have lodged an official complaint with police over the alleged racial abuse of England fast bowler Jofra Archer by a spectator during the first Test at Mount Maunganui.
New Zealand vs England: Rain brings early end to second Test with two sessions washed out, hosts win series
Williamson and Taylor's unbroken 213-run partnership — New Zealand's best for the third wicket against England — had steered them 140 runs ahead before rain interrupted play after the lunch break.
New Zealand vs England, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 5 at Hamilton, Full Cricket Score: Hosts clinch series after rain forces draw
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New Zealand vs England: Visitors in strong position on Day 4 as New Zealand reach 96/2 in second Test
Williamson was on 37, while Taylor was 31 as New Zealand head into the final day still facing a five-run deficit after England were dismissed in their first innings for 476, with Joe Root breaking out of a prolonged slump with a majestic 226.
New Zealand vs England Highlights, 2nd Test Day 4 at Hamilton: Joe Root slams double ton with Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor digging deep to cut England's lead
New Zealand lost their openers early in attempt at cutting down England's 101 run lead on Day 4 of second Test. Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor steadied things to bring the hosts within five runs at close.
New Zealand vs England: Joe Root, Rory Burns score tons, take visitors to striking distance of Kiwis' total
Joe Root, who had not scored a Test century since early February and was averaging just 27.10 this year prior to his current innings, was on 114 at stumps with Ollie Pope and England trailing by 106 runs to New Zealand’s 375.
New Zealand vs England Highlights, 2nd Test Day 3 at Hamilton: Joe Root slams ton, England trail by 106 runs before rain abandonment
Trailing the series 1-0, England edged closer to New Zealand's 375 in the second Test in Hamilton. At close on Day 3, England trail by 106 runs with five wickets remaining.
New Zealand vs England: Kiwis take control of second Test with two qucik wickets after posting 375 on Day 2
Tim Southee and Matt Henry took a wicket each as New Zealand reduced the tourists to 39-2 and took control of the second Test by the close of play on the second day at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Saturday.
New Zealand vs England, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 2 at Hamilton, full cricket score: England trail by 336 runs
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New Zealand vs England: Tom Latham's century puts visitors on back foot on rain-shortened opening day of second Test
New Zealand had been 37-2 after the dismissal of captain Kane Williamson (4) just before the first drinks break. Latham and Taylor repaired the innings with a century partnership from 184 balls, adding 87 runs for the loss of only Taylor's wicket during the second session.
New Zealand vs England, Highlights, 2nd Test Day 1 at Hamilton, Full Cricket Score: Tom Latham's ton takes Kiwis to 173 for 3 on rain curtailed day
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New Zealand vs England: Jofra Archer was racially abused by an Englishman during Mount Maunganui Test, claim two spectators
Two Tauranga brothers have revealed that the supporter did not even mention a New Zealand player once and that they are sure that he was an Englishman.
New Zealand vs England: Struggling Joe Root confident of finding batting form in second Test at Hamilton
England were bowled out for 353 and then 197 with Root contributing scores of two and 11 at Bay Oval, his worst return in a test since he took over the captaincy in early 2017
New Zealand vs England: Ben Stokes backs captain Joe Root, says each player shares blame for heavy defeat in first Test
Root’s form has also come under scrutiny since he was named England test skipper in 2017 as the 28-year-old has not scored a century since February
Jofra Archer, who was born in Barbados and represents England, tweeted that he had found it 'a bit disturbing' to hear racial insults coming from one person in the crowd while he was batting.
New Zealand vs England: Joe Root feels captaincy has no adverse effect on his batting, needs to find rhythm back
Root underwhelmed with the bat in England’s defeat by New Zealand in the first test at Mount Maunganui on Monday, scoring two runs in the first innings and 11 in the second as the tourists were trounced by an innings and 65 runs.
New Zealand vs England: Black Caps skipper Kane Williamson apologises to Jofra Archer after being racially abused in first Test
Archer has alleged that one spectator hurled racial insults at him at the end of the first Test, which England lost by an innings and 65 runs on Monday. His assertion prompted New Zealand Cricket (NZC) to offer an apology and start an investigation.
New Zealand vs England: Ashley Giles says England teammates will rally around Jofra Archer after speedster's racial abuse claims
Jofra Archer’s England team mates will rally round the fast bowler after he reported being racially abused by a spectator during a Test match against New Zealand, team director Ashley Giles said on Tuesday.