One word sinks the Aussies
Of all the thousands of words propagated by the piece of yellow tape Cameron Bancroft shoved down his jocks, there’s one that really stands out.
The golden years of Ross Taylor
Ross Taylor has never looked more at ease at the crease. But, at 33, the Black Caps master batsman is entering the twilight years of his career.
Inglorious Days: The story of the 1994 tour to South Africa
It started innocuously enough. Just a few blokes sitting around drinking wine at a classy South African vineyard when a musty, familiar odor caught a few nostrils.
From the Sportsroom: Test match fever special edition
It’s already a disaster. The Black Caps have even lost the toss yet (or if you’re reading this after 10.45am they have) and it is already a disaster
Women in cricket - back from extinction
A year after female cricketers were described as “a species on the verge of extinction”, Diana Puketapu lifts the number of women in the sport’s governance to an unprecedented high.
Shane Warne casually writes off NZ’s pace attack
Having studied at the feet of the masters – Tails, Heals and the simpering import Mark Nicholas – Shane Warne has now graduated from a promising bellicose cheerleader into a full-blown douche.
T20 cricket: sport’s greasy two-piece pack
Patience are boredom are two of the central planks of the great game of cricket. Without them, it’s just men in pyjamas having a lark in park on a summer’s day.
Cricket for love, not money
A $2 bet cost New Zealand cricketer Hayley Jensen six months of her career, but she’s redeemed herself on the pitch.