CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Rain ended the third one-day international between New Zealand and India two overs short of a completed match on Wednesday, leaving New Zealand with a 1-0 win in three-match series.
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Glenn Phillips struck a half century from 33 balls to propel New Zealand to a 90-run win over the West Indies in the second Twenty20 international on Friday, clinching the three-match series with a 2-0 lead.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An unbeaten century partnership between Mitchell Santner and Daryl Mitchell led New Zealand to an eight-wicket win over the Netherlands and Twenty20 series sweep on Friday.
EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Mark Chapman hit an unbeaten century as New Zealand powered to a seven-wicket one-day international victory over Scotland on Sunday with 25 balls remaining.
Chapman, who finished on 101 not out off 75 balls, mounted an unbroken fourth-wicket stand of 175 with Daryl Mitchell to ease the tourists to their target with 25 balls to spare at the Grange Cricket Club in the one-off ODI match.
BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) — New Zealand completed an unbeaten tour of Ireland after winning the third and last Twenty20 by six wickets at Stormont on Friday.
The Black Caps had to chase for the first time and overcame Ireland's decent 174-6 with 180-4 and an over to spare.
LEEDS, England (AP) — One of the most bizarre dismissals in cricket history was followed by an all-too-familiar counterattack by Daryl Mitchell and Tom Blundell as New Zealand eked out 225-5 on day one of the third test against England on Thursday.
NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — Daryl Mitchell followed up a career-best test knock of 190 by dropping two catches at slip in England's reply on a bittersweet Day 2 for the New Zealand batter in the second test on Saturday.
NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — Capped by a six down the ground straight into a spectator's pint of beer, Daryl Mitchell's unbeaten 81 helped New Zealand to 318-4 and a position of strength after Day 1 of the second test against England on Friday.
LONDON (AP) — An unbeaten stand of 180 between Daryl Mitchell and Tom Blundell put New Zealand in control against England after two days of the first test at Lord’s on Friday.
Coming together with their side at 56-4 — just 47 runs ahead — Mitchell and Blundell moved the Black Caps 227 runs ahead by stumps.
HOVE, England (AP) — Three members of New Zealand's cricket team tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday shortly before a warmup match against Sussex.
Fastbowler Blair Tickner, batter Henry Nicholls and bowling coach Shane Jurgensen began five days of isolation in their hotel rooms, the team said.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — South Africa beat New Zealand by 198 runs in the second cricket test at Hagley Oval on Tuesday to level the two match series at 1-1:
South Africa: 1st Innings 364 (Sarel Erwee 108, Aiden Markram 42; Neil Wagner 4-102, Matt Henry 3-90); 2nd Innings 354-9 decl.
South Africa held a 211-run lead over New Zealand at stumps Sunday on the third day of the second test at Christchurch, a day on which there were four specific episodes and one general theme.
The binding theme of the day’s play was that South Africa held a tenuous upper hand.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — Henry Nicholls’ eighth test century helped New Zealand to a 387-run, first-innings lead over South Africa on the second day of the first test Friday and the Proteas limped to stumps at 34-3 after a disastrous start to their second innings.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Captain Kane Williamson will miss New Zealand’s two-test home cricket series against South Africa with an elbow injury.
The strain injury, which can’t be corrected by surgery, also caused Williamson to miss New Zealand’s recent series against Bangladesh.