De Grandhomme, Raval and Broom included in New Zealand’s list of contracted players

“Colin made a breakthrough last summer and is rated well in all three formats”

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

All-rounder Colin de Grandhomme, opener Jeet Raval and batsman Neil Broom have all been included in New Zealand’s list of centrally contracted players for the 2017/18 season.

Continue reading

ODI Tri-series 2nd Match: O’Brien’s century goes in vain as Santner’s five-for leads New Zealand to victory

Santner and Kuggeleijn combined to take eight wickets

Image courtesy of: ESPNcricinfo

Niall O’Brien’s maiden ODI hundred was not enough to lead Ireland to victory over New Zealand as Mitchell Santner’s five-wicket haul saw the Black Caps walk away with a 51-run win.

Continue reading

New Zealand vs South Africa 3rd Test Day 2: New Zealand make solid reply after South Africa make 314

Latham ensured New Zealand made an excellent start to their innings

Image courtesy of: Zimbio

New Zealand openers Tom Latham and Jeet Raval helped their side get off to a strong start after the Black Caps bowled South Africa out for 314 on the second day in Hamilton.

Continue reading