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ICC Pakistan Task Team Meets In Dubai

ICC Pakistan Task Team Meets In Dubai

Task team to submit its report to ICC Board

Giles Clarke: "It was a purposeful and constructive meeting in which we discussed how the ICC can help the PCB in a situation which is beyond its control"

Plunket Shield Standings

Plunket Shield Standings

Wellington, Dec 6 NZPA - Standings in the Plunket Shield four-day cricket competition after the completion of today's matches:- Team Played Outright 1st inn nr/dr/ties Points Northern Districts 4 3 4 - 26 Wellington

Pakistan Beat NZ By 141 Runs, Level Series 1-1

Pakistan Beat NZ By 141 Runs, Level Series 1-1

Wellington, Dec 6 NZPA - Pakistan has beaten New Zealand by 141 runs in the cricket second test on day four at the Basin Reserve here today to level their three-match series.

Needing 405 for victory New Zealand were dismissed for 263 in the middle session.

O'Brien To Retire From International Cricket Following Pakistan Series

O'Brien To Retire From International Cricket Following Pakistan Series

BLACKCAPS bowler Iain O'Brien is to retire from all international cricket at the end of the current Test series against Pakistan.

Pakistan Maintain Control Despite Batting Glitch

Pakistan Maintain Control Despite Batting Glitch

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Wellington, Dec 5 NZPA - Pakistan teased New Zealand with their own batting calamity before comfortably reasserting control of the second cricket test on day three at the Basin Reserve here today.

NZ 70-3 At Stumps, 335 Of Victory In Second Test V Pakistan

NZ 70-3 At Stumps, 335 Of Victory In Second Test V Pakistan

Wellington, Dec 5 NZPA - New Zealand were 70 for three at stumps on the third day of the second cricket test against Pakistan at the Basin Reserve here today, 335 runs short of victory and an unassailable 2-0 series lead.

No Place To Hide For Vettori

No Place To Hide For Vettori

By Chris Barclay of NZPA

Wellington, Dec 4 NZPA - Usually the head coach would front to explain a test cricket team's inadequacies after witnessing a display like New Zealand's batting effort against Pakistan at the Basin Reserve today.

Pakistan-New Zealand Second Test, Day Two Scoreboard

Pakistan-New Zealand Second Test, Day Two Scoreboard

NZ V PAKISTAN STUMPS SCOREBOARD

Wellington, Dec 4 NZPA - Scoreboard at stumps on day two of the second cricket test between New Zealand and Pakistan at the Basin Reserve here today:-

Pakistan

First innings (161-6 overnight)

Pakistan 64-2 At Stumps On Day Two, Lead NZ By 229

Pakistan 64-2 At Stumps On Day Two, Lead NZ By 229

Wellington, Dec 4 NZPA - Pakistan were 64 for two in their second innings at stumps on day two of the second cricket test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve here today, an overall lead of 229.

Captain Mohammad Yousuf was on 10 and Misbah-ul-Haq was unbeaten on one.

Canterbury In Battle To Avoid Innings Defeat

Canterbury In Battle To Avoid Innings Defeat

Wellington, Dec 4 NZPA - Canterbury are battling to avoid an innings defeat after being asked to follow on in their Plunket Shield four-day cricket match against Central Districts at Rangiora today.