Don’t take your eyes off him, Ross Taylor predicts Pakistan player will only get better

Ross Taylor said don't take your eyes off Shaheen Shah Afridi as he is only going to get better

Ross Taylor: “Shaheen Shah Afridi is only going to get better and he will enjoy this wicket and the one in Christchurch as well. I think Pakistan is going to see a very good bowler in years to come”

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New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has predicted that Pakistan left-arm seamer Shaheen Shah Afridi will only get better going forward.

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New Zealand vs India 1st T20: Iyer, Rahul help India cruise past New Zealand in high-scoring affair

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Shreyas Iyer struck five boundaries and three sixes during his unbeaten knock of 58

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Shreyas Iyer and Lokesh Rahul smashed 58 not out and 56 respectively as India cruised to a six-wicket win over New Zealand in the first Twenty20 International in Auckland.

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Australia vs New Zealand 3rd Test Day 4: Lyon’s five-for, Warner’s century help Australia whitewash New Zealand

Nathan Lyon took a five-for and David Warner struck his 24th Test century as Australia whitewashed New Zealand 3-0 3rd Test Day 4 Sydney cricket

Nathan Lyon took a five-for and David Warner struck his 24th Test century as Australia whitewashed New Zealand 3-0

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Nathan Lyon took five wickets and David Warner scored a superb 111 not out as Australia demolished New Zealand by 279 runs on the fourth day in Sydney.

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New Zealand vs England 2nd Test Day 5: Williamson, Taylor score centuries before rain ends match as a draw

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Kane Williamson raises his bat after scoring his 21st Test century

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New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and batsman Ross Taylor scored 104 not out and an unbeaten 105 respectively before the rain ended the second Test as a draw.

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New Zealand vs England 2nd Test Day 1: Latham shines on rain-affected day with unbeaten 101

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Tom Latham celebrates after scoring his 11th Test century

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Only 54.3 overs of play was possible on the opening day of the second Test in Hamilton due to rain, but New Zealand opener Tom Latham shone brightly as he struck an unbeaten 101.

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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 1: Dananjaya’s five-for puts Sri Lanka in charge on rain-affected day

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Akila Dananjaya finished with figures of 5-57 off 22 overs

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Akila Dananjaya took all five wickets that fell on the first day in Galle to give Sri Lanka the upper hand over New Zealand before rain ended play earlier than expected.

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2019 World Cup 1st Semi-final: New Zealand stun India to advance to World Cup final

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New Zealand pace bowler Matt Henry was named Man of the Match for dismissing Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul and Dinesh Karthik

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New Zealand booked their spot in the World Cup final after stunning India by 18 runs in their thrilling semi-final clash in Manchester.

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