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Martin Guptill hits a six against Sri Lanka

Martin Guptill ruled out of Pakistan ODI, T20 series' with calf injury

The opening batsman will miss four to six weeks with a calf strain.

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Gary Stead says he will bring some new ideas to the NZ camp.

New Black Caps coach to bring 'ideas that challenge thinking' for Pakistan series

New Zealand will play Pakistan in all three formats in the UAE.

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The 25-year-old leg-spinner is confident he has developed his game, as he prepares for his side's first fixture next month.

'I'm a different bowler now' - Black Caps spinner Ish Sodhi on upcoming Pakistan tour

Sodhi is confident he has developed his game, as he prepares for his side's first fixture next month.

Watch: Euphoric Colin Munro sprints to swarming teammates after blistering knock wins CPL title

The Black Caps’ 68 off 38 guided Trinbago Knight Riders to their third title in six years.

Blackcaps Kane Williamson is the center of attention after his run out of Englands James Vince during the International T20 Tri Series cricket match between the Blackcaps & England at Westpac stadium, Wellington. 13th February 2018. © Copyright Photo: Grant Down / www.photosport.nz

Black Caps schedule confirmed for Pakistan series in UAE

The Black Caps start their series against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi with a Twenty 20 match on October 31.

Kieran Read(c) of New Zealand after the Rugby Championship, South Africa v New Zealand All Blacks at Newlands Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa. 7 October 2017. Copyright Image: Christiaan Kotze / www.photosport.nz

All Blacks, Black Caps legends to clash in exhibition T20 bonanza

The likes of Kieran Read will face off against Brendon McCullum in January next year.

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New Zealand’s new coach Gary Stead is targeting NZ cricket greats as Twenty20 coaching consultants.

'Fleming, Vettori, Bond' - new Black Caps coach Gary Stead eyeing NZ greats as coaching consultants

NZ want to learn from coaches plying their trade in the IPL and Big Bash.

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Stead has been signed on a two-year deal and will take over the role from September 1.

'It is a dream come true' - Gary Stead appointed new Black Caps coach

Stead has signed a two-year deal with the New Zealand cricket team.

Gary Stead named as Black Caps New Zealand Cricket Coach, Auckland, New Zealand. Wednesday 15 August 2018. © Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

New Black Caps coach named: Gary Stead gets two-year deal

Stead will officially start his two-year contract on September 1.

Gary Stead

Canterbury's Gary Stead to be appointed new Black Caps coach - report

The former Test batsman will reportedly be confirmed to replace Mike Hesson as early as next week.

Watch: Colin Munro blasts four straight boundaries in CPL opener as stellar innings leads side to victory

The Kiwi batsman was on fire in the first game of this year's tournament.

Martin Guptill hits a 6 off a free hit.
Pakistan tour of New Zealand. T20 Series. 3rd Twenty20 international cricket match, Bay Oval, Mt Maunganui, New Zealand. Sunday 28 January 2018. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

Martin Guptill to play with banned Aussie Steve Smith in Caribbean T20

Guptill and Smith have joined the Barbados Tridents for this year's competition.

White Fern Amelia Kerr and Black Cap Kane Williamson.

Black Caps and White Ferns to play in three T20 double headers as NZC release summer schedule

The men's and women's teams will also play ODIs over consecutive days in Napier, Mt Maunganui and Hamilton.

Watch: Ruthless Martin Guptill belts 35-ball century in English T20 competition

The Black Caps opener plundered 102 off 38 balls for Worcestershire against Northamptonshire.

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1 NEWS sports reporter Guy Heveldt praises Hesson for his impact in New Zealand Cricket in his tenure as head coach.

Opinion: 'He has turned a once faltering side into a fierce, respected and enjoyable team' - Mike Hesson to step down as Black Caps coach

When Mike Hesson unceremoniously took the captaincy from Ross Taylor and gave it to Brendon McCullum I thought "what is he doing? This guy has no idea," writes 1 NEWS sports reporter Guy Heveldt.

Jimmy Neesham

Black Caps all-rounder Jimmy Neesham swaps Otago for Wellington

The former Volts all-rounder will ply his trade with the Firebirds from next season onwards.

Kane Williamson celebrates with team mates after taking a catch to dismiss Bairstow.
New Zealand Blackcaps v England. 1st day/night test match. Eden Park, Auckland, New Zealand. Day 5, Monday 26 March 2018. © Copyright Photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz

'Unaffordable' and the wrong size: NZ Cricket sink the boot into Eden Park as they push for new Auckland international venue

CEO David White supports a proposal to see Western Springs become a "world class cricket ground".

Watch: Anzacs combine as Boult and Maxwell produce pair of sublime catches in IPL win

The two Delhi Daredevils played a key role in ending defending champions Mumbai's season.

Australian wicketkeeper Matthew Wade.
New Zealand Black Caps v Australia. The Chappell–Hadlee Trophy, One Day International Cricket. Manuka Oval in Canberra Australia. Tuesday 6 December 2016 © Copyright photo: Andrew Cornaga / www.photosport.nz

'I hope we don't go too far the other way' - Aussie wicketkeeper rejects calls to play like Black Caps

Wade would hate to try and copy NZ after the recent ball tampering saga.

NZC president Debbie Hockley said the event taught players "invaluable lessons in camaraderie, discipline, leadership, playing under pressure, and appreciating the spirit of the game.”
2018 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Opening Ceremony at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Sunday 7 January 2018.
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Nearly 450 sign petition to remove Debbie Hockley from Sky's cricket commentary team

Bid labelled "misinformed, misguided and, in terms of some of the more intolerant comments, misogynist."

Black Caps' Adam Milne handed IPL injury replacement contract

The fast bowler will work with his childhood idol Shane Bond at the Mumbai Indians.

BJ Watling of the Black Caps during Day 2 of the Second International Cricket Test match, New Zealand V England, Hagley Oval, Christchurch, New Zealand, 31th March 2018.Copyright photo: John Davidson / www.photosport.nz

England finish day two of second Test with upper hand over Black Caps in Christchurch

The Black Caps trail England by 115-runs after day two of the second Test at Hagley Oval in Christchurch.

As it happened: England survive early Black Caps attack on day one of second Test

England reached 290-8 on day one of the second Test against the Black Caps at Hagley Oval in Christchurch.

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