Ross Taylor will replace Daniel Vettori as captain of New Zealand’s cricket team after beating Brendon McCullum to the job.
Ross Taylor smashed a career-best 131 as New Zealand beat Pakistan by 110 runs to move atop their group at the Cricket World Cup.
A group led by TPG Capital, the buyout firm started by David Bonderman, agreed to pay A$1.22 billion ($1.2 billion) to buy UGL Ltd.’s property services arm.
Martin Guptill made the highest total by a New Zealand batsman in one-day cricket as his team beat England by 86 runs to take a 2-0 lead and clinch the three- game series.
New Zealand upset South Africa by 49 runs in the quarterfinals of the Cricket World Cup as Jacob Oram took four wickets, and Ross Taylor and Jesse Ryder combined for 114 runs.
West Indies defeated New Zealand in a “super over” to keep its hopes alive in cricket’s World Twenty20 tournament in Sri Lanka.
Matt Prior scored an unbeaten century as England held on to draw the final cricket Test and avoid a first series defeat in New Zealand for almost 30 years.
Sri Lanka overcame a late challenge from New Zealand to win by 5 wickets and reach the Cricket World Cup final as Muttiah Muralitharan added to his record one-day wicket total in his last match on home soil.
Spin bowler Harbhajan Singh scored his first century and VVS Laxman made 91 as India recovered to draw the first cricket Test against New Zealand.
"Yudhoyono does not want a damaged relationship with Australia as one of his legacies, which is one of the reasons why this repair work is happening now."
- Ross Taylor on Aug 28, 2014