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Bad Light Stops Play

Bad Light Stops Play

Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - Bad light has stopped play in the final session of the opening day of the second cricket test between New Zealand and Pakistan at the Basin Reserve here today.

NZ Win Toss, Send Pakistan In

NZ Win Toss, Send Pakistan In

Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has won the toss and asked Pakistan to bat first in the weather-affected second cricket test at the Basin Reserve here today.

Test Veteran Helps Basin Celebrate 50 Tests

Test Veteran Helps Basin Celebrate 50 Tests

This week the Allied Nationwide Finance Basin Reserve is hosting its 50th test - and one Wellington-based nonagenarian has seen every one of those 50 games.

Watching from his favourite spot in the R A Vance stand this week will be 91-year old cricket lover Wyvern Hunt.

Coin Toss Delayed For Second Test

Coin Toss Delayed For Second Test

Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - The coin toss for the second cricket test between New Zealand and Pakistan has been delayed after both captains were concerned about the state of the bowler's run-ups on a damp Basin Reserve here today.

NZC Honours Historic Half-Century At The Basin Reserve

NZC Honours Historic Half-Century At The Basin Reserve

New Zealand Cricket has congratulated Wellington's historic Basin Reserve cricket ground on reaching a unique milestone.

Poor Weather Should Not Hinder Test Pitch Says Groundsman

Poor Weather Should Not Hinder Test Pitch Says Groundsman

Wellington, Dec 2 NZPA - The Australian tasked with ensuring the Basin Reserve's 50th cricket test is not a damp squib is confident it has not be compromised by Wellington's miserable weather.

Bowlers Take Early Lead In MVP

Bowlers Take Early Lead In MVP

After three rounds of the Plunket Shield the Mitre 10 MVP competition is starting to take shape.

Results Of ICC Chief Executives' Committee In Dubai

Results Of ICC Chief Executives' Committee In Dubai

The ICC Chief Executives' Committee (CEC) met in Dubai for its fourth and last meeting of the year to discuss a range of issues relating to the playing and the business of cricket, some of which will be considered by the ICC Board when it will hold its first of four meetings of 2010 in February i

Misbah Could Give Pakistan An Edge At Last

Misbah Could Give Pakistan An Edge At Last

Wellington, Dec 1 NZPA - It is no understatement to suggest Pakistani management hope Misbah-ul-Haq grasps his test cricket lifeline with both hands.

Downcast Bond Stomaches Another Setback

Downcast Bond Stomaches Another Setback

Wellington, Dec 1 NZPA - Barely three days after Shane Bond's resurrection as a test cricketer began triumphantly, the blight on the fast bowler's chequered career materialised, seemingly on cue.