Chennai pace attack is likely to led by Hilfenhaus and Nannes along with Bravo. The team also has the luxury to choose from an array of uncapped Indian pacers who were signed up at the auction.
It is often said that the shorter the format, the more dangerous the underdogs become. Although New Zealand don't have the 'favourites' tag heading into the two Twenty20 Internationals against India, they are well aware of one important fact: they have a clean slate against India in the T20 format. Keeping that going is reason enough to stay motivated after losing the...
New Zealand fast bowler Mark Gillespie has been ruled out of New Zealand's Test series against West Indies due to an ongoing ankle problem, further depleting a squad already hit by injuries.
New Zealand captain Ross Taylor has been ruled out of Sunday's Twenty20 against West Indies in Florida with a shoulder injury, which is likely to keep him out of early part of the one-day series that begins on July 5 as well.
Spin is expected to play a dominant role as New Zealand arrive to take on West Indies in the first of the weekend's two T20 clashes.
Jesse Ryder has returned to New Zealand's squad for the one-day series against South Africa but the allrounder Jacob Oram has been ruled out due to a calf injury. Ryder has also been added to the group for the final Twenty20, to be played in Auckland on Wednesday, having not played for New Zealand since the tour of Australia in December due to a calf problem.
Back from the IPL after playing just two matches, New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram says he felt disconnected with the event as the "after-match parties, Bollywood stars and fashion parades" seemed far removed from reality.
Rajasthan Royals have signed New Zealand allrounder Jacob Oram as a replacement for the injured Paul Collingwood.
New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram has got the go-ahead to travel to the sub-continent for the forthcoming World Cup after sustaining an injury before the final one-dayer against Pakistan.
New Zealand may miss the services of Jacob Oram against Sri Lanka as the all-rounder has developed a tight hamstring, skipper Ross Taylor said.