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New Zealand beat India by 80 runs in first Twenty20

WELLINGTON: An aggressive 84 by Tim Seifert set up an 80-run win for New Zealand against India in their opening Twenty20 international against India in Wellington on Wednesday. After being sent into bat, New Zealand made 219 for six with Seifert’s career best innings including seven fours and six sixes. ...

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New Zealand beat India by 8 wickets in 4th ODI

HAMILTON: New Zealand chased a target of 93 runs with eights wickets remaining to win the fourth one-day international against India. India crumbled without talisman Virat Kohli and posted their lowest one-day international total in nine years on Thursday as a revitalised New Zealand attack went on the rampage in ...

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Little blue penguins stolen from New Zealand nest

NEW ZEALAND: Three little blue penguins have been stolen from their burrow in New Zealand, say conservation officials. Two men were seen using a crowbar to prise rocks off the penguins’ burrow in Hawkes Bay and then hook the birds out by their neck. One of the penguins died in ...

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New Zealand recall Neesham, Astle to face India

MOUNT MAUNGANUI: New Zealand have brought in all-rounder Jimmy Neesham and leg-spinner Todd Astle for the remaining two one-day internationals against India, after losing a third successive game in Mount Maunganui on Monday. However, they have decided to persevere with openers Martin Guptill and Colin Monro, who have both struggled ...

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Kohli farewells New Zealand as India take 3-0 lead

WELLINGTON: Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma forged a century-plus partnership as India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the third one-dayer on Monday to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match series and signal their preparedness for this year’s World Cup. Sharma (62) combined with captain Kohli (60) ...

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New Zealand blocks Huawei, in blow to Chinese telecom giant

NEW YORK TIMES: New Zealand has blocked Huawei from supplying technology for a next-generation mobile data network in the country, joining the United States and other developed countries that see the Chinese telecommunications equipment maker as a security threat. New Zealand’s intelligence agency rejected a proposal from Spark, one of ...

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Bracewell, bowlers power Kiwis to 35-run win in first T20

AUCKLAND: Late resurgence, with both bat and ball, helped New Zealand to an exciting win in the lone Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka. First New Zealand lifted themselves to 179/7 after stumbling to 55/5 at the halfway mark. Then Sri Lanka looked like they were bossing the chase at 94/3 ...

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Dominant New Zealand complete 3-0 sweep

NELSON: Sri Lanka won the toss and had made three changes to their side, but despite their best efforts, a familiar sequence of events unfolded in Nelson. New Zealand lost early wickets but recovered emphatically, Ross Taylor and Henry Nicholls hitting fine hundreds, while Kane Williamson made an effortless half-century. ...

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In-form Ross Taylor puts ‘big focus’ on World Cup

NELSON: Mammoth totals for the team, an excellent run of scores for himself – all of this is just helping New Zealand pick up speed as they head towards the World Cup, according to Ross Taylor. Batting first in both matches in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand set Sri Lanka targets ...

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All-round Neesham, Guptill give New Zealand series lead

MOUNT MAUNGANUI: Martin Guptill’s brilliant 138 and Jimmy Neesham’s all-round show on comeback helped New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 45 runs in the first one-day international in Mount Maunganui. Sri Lanka could manage only 326 in reply to New Zealand’s 371/7, thereby conceding the game and a 1-0 lead ...

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