Third ANZ Test match - the day before

The scene at Eden Park the day before the third ANZ Test, including the BLACKCAPS net session, Brendon McCullum`s press conference and England playing a bit of rugby!

Player averages updated before third ANZ Test

Updated NZ and England career batting, bowling and fielding averages

McCullum in a rich vein indeed

Commentators have been left searching for new adjectives when describing Brendon McCullum’s form of late, with the BLACKCAPS captain being nothing short of prolific in the ANZ International Series against England so far.

Bracewell to be added to BLACKCAPS squad for third ANZ Test

Fast bowler Doug Bracewell will be added to the BLACKCAPS squad for the third ANZ Test starting in Auckland on Friday if he gets through tomorrow’s Ford Trophy match unscathed.

Guptill shows Valentine the way

Valentine Sperber is a big cricket fan and at just three-years-old is showing some remarkable similarities to one of the best players in the business – BLACKCAP Martin Guptill.

Play unlikely this morning

Persistent rain in Wellington means there is unlikely to be any play this morning in the second ANZ Test against England at the Hawkins Basin Reserve.

BLACKCAPS win toss and bowl first

The BLACKCAPS have won the toss and elected to bowl in the second ANZ Test against England at the Hawkins Basin Reserve in Wellington starting today.

The day before

With the second ANZ Test getting underway at the Basin Reserve in sunny Wellington, we thought we'd share the preparations with BLACKCAPS fans on Twitter. Here's what happened.

Ian Smith - 50 years of keeping score

New Zealand Cricket congratulates Wellington’s Ian Smith for 50 seasons as a cricket scorer and will celebrate the milestone during the ANZ Test match in Wellington beginning Thursday March 14.

International News

BLACKCAPS squad unchanged for second ANZ Test

The BLACKCAPS squad of 13 named for the Dunedin Test remains unchanged for this week’s ANZ Test with Ian Butler remaining in place of Bracewell.

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