After being outplayed for two days, New Zealand held hope they could salvage the second Test as they reduced South Africa to 140 for five at stumps on day three in Christchurch on Sunday
IND vs NZ, 2nd Test: After the first Test ended in a draw, India and New Zealand will face off in the second and the final Test match starting from Friday at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The two-match series stands at 0-0.
IND vs NZ: Hoping to appear in only his third Test abroad, New Zealand pacer Kyle Jamieson is aware that the challenge of playing Test cricket in India will be different from what it is back home, his enviable record notwithstanding.
IND vs NZ: New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson on Wednesday said spin will play a big role in the upcoming series against India. The first Test of the two-match series between India and New Zealand begins on Thursday in Kanpur.
New Zealand pacer Neil Wagner wants the Kiwis to play their best game in order to defend the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) title.
The victorious New Zealand team reached home on Saturday and now the entire contingent will undergo 14 days of mandatory isolation.
Matt Henry took three top-order wickets to leave New Zealand on the brink of a series-clinching win as England's batsmen failed miserably in the second and final Test at Edgbaston on Saturday.
Left-arm quick Neil Wagner said that New Zealand's WTC Final clash against India in Southampton will be like a World Cup Final for him.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson called the upcoming World Test Championship final against India "a fantastic challenge" while India batsman Hanuma Vihari cautioned against getting "too much carried away" by the occasion.
England vs New Zealand: New Zealand have the World Test Championship final to play for, but said their two Tests against England are not just going to be warm-up games.