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Saturday, July 30 2022
 Finn Allen century leads Black Caps to big win over Scotland

Black Caps opener Finn Allen scored his maiden Twenty20 ton for New Zealand as the side cruised to a 68-run win in the opening match against Scotland in Edinburgh this morning.

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Wednesday, July 27 2022
Black Caps captain Kane Williamson leads first West Indies trip in eight years

Kane Williamson will return to lead a 15-player squad on the Black Caps' first trip to the Caribbean since 2014.

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Saturday, July 23 2022
Black Caps secure clean sweep in T20 series with Ieland

The Black Caps have completed an unbeaten tour of Ireland after winning the third and final Twenty20 by six wickets in Belfast on Saturday

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Saturday, July 23 2022
Ben Stokes' retirement proves international calendar is unsustainable - Nic Savage

The decision from Ben Stokes, one of cricket's most versatile and damaging white-ball players, to retire from the ODI format at 31 should serve as a wake-up call for the sport's administrators.

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Thursday, July 21 2022
Mad Magpie' wicket-keeper William Campbell called back for re-sentencing

A "bully" banned from cricket for more than three years after attacking opponents will be on a curfew for the next four months.

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Thursday, July 21 2022
Rotorua cricket net vandalism latest in growing list

The latest vandalism at Rotorua's cricket nets has left an administrator fearing local programmes could be at risk if similar incidents continued.

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Thursday, July 21 2022
Australian cricket legend Michael Slater hit with new charge

Cricket legend Michael Slater has again fronted court after police were called to his house over a concern for his welfare.

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Tuesday, July 19 2022
 Black Caps hang on to steal one-run victory over Ireland

The Black Caps have done it again, sneaking home against Ireland and winning the third one-day international by a single run.

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Sunday, July 17 2022
Pace bowler signs full time for Central Stags

The Central Stags have finalised their contract list for the 2022-23 season and a first-time recipient is right-arm pace bowler Liam Dudding.

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Saturday, July 16 2022
Has the sun set on a golden era of New Zealand Cricket?

Dylan Cleaver and ACC Head G Lane join Jason Hoyte for another episode of the BYC Podcast.

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Thursday, July 14 2022
Michael Bracewell stars again as Black Caps clinch ODI series against Ireland

Michael Bracewell has earned his second straight man of the match to guide the Black Caps to a ODI series victory over Ireland with a game to spare.

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Tuesday, July 12 2022
Remarkable innings from Michael Bracewell sees Black Caps claim thriller over Ireland

All-rounder Michael Bracewell has saved the Black Caps from their first defeat to Ireland with some remarkable late hitting, denying the hosts a famous win in Dublin.

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Tuesday, July 12 2022
Former New Zealand test captain Barry Sinclair dies aged 85

Former New Zealand test cricket captain, Barry Sinclair, has died aged 85.

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Tuesday, July 12 2022
Fake 'IPL' cricket league fools Russian punters

A gang of fraudsters hired farm labourers to play in a fake "Indian Premier League" designed to dupe punters.

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Saturday, July 09 2022
Same pay for female and male cricket stars as landmark agreement signed

New Zealand's professional women's and men's cricketers will receive the same pay for the same work on the same day, in a landmark agreement struck between NZC, the six Major Associations, and the New Zealand Cricket Players Association.

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Thursday, July 07 2022
Rovers' mission to return to the big league

Napier City Rovers are out to end a near 18-year absence from the highest level of domestic football.

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Thursday, July 07 2022
 Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow rocket England to record test win

Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow shredded India with unbeaten centuries as England rewrote history by winning their series-deciding test by seven wickets on the last day of the fifth test at Edgbaston overnight.

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Thursday, July 07 2022
 Steve Smith shouts 'Bazball' in the nets as Australia mock new England

Steve Smith has cast doubt over "Bazball" working against the Australian attack in next summer's Ashes series and revealed the term has become a running joke in the camp.

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Monday, July 04 2022
Broad bowls most expensive over in test cricket history

England fast bowler Stuart Broad conceded 35 runs against India's Jasprit Bumrah in the most expensive over ever bowled in test cricket overnight.

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Monday, July 04 2022
'Insufferable' Virat Kohli slammed for classless act after Jonny Bairstow century

Virat Kohli angered English cricket fans with a rogue act toward Jonny Bairstow as India took a strong grip on the Edgbaston Test.

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Saturday, July 02 2022
England's final day blitz sinks the Black Caps

By Andrew Alderson at Headingley

England's final day blitz provided an appropriate end to the 3-0 series victory of world champions New Zealand at Headingley.

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Saturday, July 02 2022
Black Caps and White Ferns home schedule revealed

New Zealand Cricket has announced a jam-packed home international schedule for the Black Caps and White Ferns.

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Saturday, July 02 2022
Grandstand collapse, wild weather hit Australian Test match in Sri Lanka

A grandstand at the stadium in Galle, Sri Lanka, has collapsed in wild weather as rain buckets down ahead of day two of the first Australian Test.

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