Fri, 12/06/2013 - 23:48

DUNEDIN, New Zealand – Rain forced a draw between West Indies and New Zealand on the final day of the first Test on Saturday at University Oval here.


NEW ZEALAND 609 for nine declared (Ross Taylor 217 not out, Brendon McCullum 113, Hamish Rutherford 62, Peter Fulton 61, Bradley-John Watling 41, Neil Wagner 37, Ish...

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 19:54 article.

Dunedin, New Zealand - ''There's the guy from the West Indies, it's... it's, Brian Lara. Hi Brian,'' stammered and squealed a young teenager playing a makeshift cricket game at Dunedin's University Oval.

The man in question smiled his encapsulating smile and said ''hi there''...

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 18:48

DUNEDIN, New Zealand – Three wickets – all to Shane Shillingford – brought a smile back to West Indies, but Ross Taylor and Corey Anderson put New Zealand back on course for victory before rain prompted an early tea in the first Test on Saturday here.

Shillingford, who opened the bowling, has so far collected 4-26 from 15 overs, as the New...

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 17:59

DUNEDIN, New Zealand – New Zealand were 79 for four in their second innings at the tea break on the final day of the first Test on Saturday at University Oval here, chasing 112 for victory.

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Fri, 12/06/2013 - 16:57

DUNEDIN, New Zealand – Shane Shillingford opened the bowling and grabbed an early wicket, after West Indies set New Zealand 112 for victory in the first Test on Saturday here.

Shillingford had opener Peter Fulton caught behind down the leg-side for three from a faint edge that required the video umpire to confirm, as New Zealand went to lunch on...