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West Indies Hope The X-Factor Comes Right

West Indies Hope The X-Factor Comes Right

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Christchurch, Jan 3 NZPA - He has the million dollar shots, but missed the seven figure payday -- and therein lies the paradox of precocious West Indian cricketer Xavier Marshall.

Breakers Stumble In Wollongong

Breakers Stumble In Wollongong

Sydney, Jan 2 NZPA - The New Zealand Breakers' brief stint atop the Australian National Basketball League (ANBL) ladder ended with a 94-111 away loss to Wollongong Hawks tonight.

Hawks 111 Breakers 94 -- Fulltime

Hawks 111 Breakers 94 -- Fulltime

Sydney, Jan 2 NZPA - Result from the Australian National Basketball League (ANBL) match at the Wollongong Entertainment Centre tonight:-

Guptill Fireworks Not Enough For Winless Auckland

Guptill Fireworks Not Enough For Winless Auckland

Wellington, Jan 2 NZPA - A blistering century from Martin Guptill wasn't enough for Auckland, who remain winless in the State Shield after crashing by seven wickets against Northern Districts in Hamilton today.

Otago Sail Home In Windy Wellington

Wellington, Jan 2 NZPA - Otago's State Shield cricket defence has gained legs after thumping Wellington by seven wickets at a windswept Basin Reserve here today.

After two opening losses, the southerners have picked up bonus point wins over the two most fancied teams.

Red-Hot Sinclair Steers CD Home

Wellington, Jan 2 NZPA - Mathew Sinclair's sublime domestic summer continued as Central Districts ran down 294 to beat Canterbury by four wickets in free-scoring State Shield cricket match in Palmerston North today.

New Zealand Hope To Assert Belated Dominance

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Christchurch, Jan 2 NZPA - After a series of false starts, New Zealand hope to finally assert some dominance at AMI Stadium here tomorrow where the one-day cricket series with the West Indies hopefully gets under way.

Few Reminders Of Historic Win As Ground Takes Shape

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Christchurch, Jan 2 NZPA - The memories of that glorious summer afternoon are fading and the old Lancaster Park is barely recognisable these days.

Marshall Chases Parlane Chasing Harris

Marshall Chases Parlane Chasing Harris

Wellington, Jan 2 NZPA - State Northern Knight's batsman Michael Parlane is just 48 runs away from overtaking Chris Harris's record as the highest one day run scorer in New Zealand domestic cricket.

State Canterbury Wizard Chris Harris currently holds the record with 3714 runs.

Fitchett To Stand In For Bruton

Fitchett To Stand In For Bruton

Wellington, Jan 1 NZPA - Tall Blacks guard Michael Fitchett has been called into the New Zealand Breakers basketball squad as an injury replacement for CJ Bruton.