• Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand’

    NZ’s Grant Elliott quits T20 internationals

    by  • March 31, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    New Zealand all-rounder Grant Elliott has confirmed his retirement from international cricket after signing a Kolpak deal to play for the Birmingham Bears in England’s Twenty20 competition. The 38-year-old joins compatriot Colin de Grandhomme and Jeetan Patel in county cricket, which means he will be available as an overseas player. Loved playing with the...

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    NZ vs AUS: Steve Smith ruled out of ODI Series

    by  • January 27, 2017 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    Australian skipper Steve Smith has been ruled out of the one-day international series to be held in New Zealand due to a minor ankle injury that he sustained in the ODI victory over Pakistan in Adelaide on Thursday. The 27-year-old confirmed that he would not join the squad for the three-match series against New...

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    Wellington Test: New Zealand squad against Australia

    by  • February 9, 2016 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    New Zealand off-spinner Mark Craig has been included in 14-man squad for the first Test against Australia to be played in Wellington on Friday. The 28-year-old has been named as a replacement for the injured all-rounder Mitchell Santner, who was ruled out of action with a foot injury following the second ODI against Australia....

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    NZ skipper Brendon McCullum confirmed his retirement plans

    by  • December 22, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum will be retiring from all forms of international cricket in February 2016 when the Black Caps will host two-match test series against Australia. The 34-year-old big-hitter has made the announcement a day after his team won the Test series against Sri Lanka 2-0. That means, he will not be...

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    New Zealand squad for test series against Sri Lanka

    by  • December 1, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    New Zealand all-rounder Mitchell Santner has been retained for the two-match test series against Sri Lanka following an impressive performance in the third and final test against Australia. The 23-year-old, who replaced seamer Matt Henry in the day-night test at Adelaide Oval, claimed two wickets and has scored 76 runs. Allrounder Santner retains spot...

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    Kiwi gloveman Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset

    by  • August 21, 2015 • Cricket • 0 Comments

    English club Somerset have announced the signing of New Zealander wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi for the final phase (last four matches) of the county season. BREAKING: Luke Ronchi returns as our overseas player for the last 4 championship games – http://t.co/HxjyXssK66 pic.twitter.com/GPjOogsSC1 — Somerset Cricket (@SomersetCCC) August 20, 2015 Ronchi, 34, who has played all three...

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