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Boult back at optimum, says Mascarenhas - ESPNcricinfo.com;

Boult back at optimum, says Mascarenhas - ESPNcricinfo.com

ESPNcricinfo.comBoult back at optimum, says MascarenhasESPNcricinfo.comTrent Boult's bowling is once again "pretty special", with the bowler having recovered from the back complaints that plagued him during the Australia tour, New Zealand bowling coach Dimitri Mascarenhas has said. Boult had been rested for much of the ...and more »

'She's seen as female' - controversy over Kiwi transgender woman blitzing weightlifting opponents - TVNZ

'She's seen as female' - controversy over Kiwi transgender woman blitzing weightlifting opponentsTVNZMore research and maybe even a new category are among suggestions for weightlifting's future after Lauren Hubbard's win. Source: 1 NEWS. Related. Kimberlee Downs. Coaching wizard behind shot put star Tom Walsh has his own illustrious sporting ...and more »

Black Caps bowling coach Dimitri Mascarenhas thrilled Trent Boult nears top form - Stuff.co.nz;

Black Caps bowling coach Dimitri Mascarenhas thrilled Trent Boult nears top form - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzBlack Caps bowling coach Dimitri Mascarenhas thrilled Trent Boult nears top formStuff.co.nzTrent Boult had plenty to celebrate as he claimed 3-21 and helped the Black caps to a Twenty20 win over Sri Lanka in Mt Maunganui. Black Caps bowling coach Dimitri Mascarenhas senses his strike weapon Trent Boult is nearing his best as some major ...and more »

Record Bay Oval crowd watch NZ cut loose against Sri Lanka - New Zealand Herald

Record Bay Oval crowd watch NZ cut loose against Sri LankaNew Zealand HeraldBay of Plenty Cricket Trust general manager Kelvin Jones was happy with a sell-out crowd at yesterday's Twenty20 match. Photo / Andrew Warner. A record crowd of more than 7000 spectators turned out to watch the Black Caps beat Sri Lanka by three runs ...and more »

New Zealand score tight win over Sri Lanka in Twenty20 at Mt Maunganui T20 - Stuff.co.nz;

New Zealand score tight win over Sri Lanka in Twenty20 at Mt Maunganui T20 - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzNew Zealand score tight win over Sri Lanka in Twenty20 at Mt Maunganui T20Stuff.co.nzNew Zealand held their nerve to beat Sri Lanka by three runs in their Twenty20 international against New Zealand in Mount Maunganui on Thursday. Chasing the Black Caps' 182-4 in front of a full house of 7845 spectators at the Bay Oval, the visitors ...and more »

What on earth are the Black Caps wearing? ... Beige is back - Stuff.co.nz;

What on earth are the Black Caps wearing? ... Beige is back - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzWhat on earth are the Black Caps wearing? ... Beige is backStuff.co.nzThe national side's cricketers took to Bay Oval at Mt Maunganui for their Twenty20 clash with Sri Lanka on Thursday in their new outfits. READ MORE: * Live: Black Caps v Sri Lanka * Amir cleared to enter NZ. The shirts are a mixture of the brownish ...and more »

Martin Guptill's blistering form continues as New Zealand clinch tense T20 against Sri Lanka - Firstpost;

Martin Guptill's blistering form continues as New Zealand clinch tense T20 against Sri Lanka - Firstpost

FirstpostMartin Guptill's blistering form continues as New Zealand clinch tense T20 against Sri LankaFirstpostMount Maunganui, New Zealand: In-form batsman Martin Guptill cracked 58 off 34 balls to set up New Zealand for a tense three-run win in the first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka on Thursday. × ...and more »

Cricket: Guptill flyer sets New Zealand up for three-run win - The Straits Times;

Cricket: Guptill flyer sets New Zealand up for three-run win - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesCricket: Guptill flyer sets New Zealand up for three-run winThe Straits TimesMOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand, Jan 7, 2016 (AFP) - In-form batsman Martin Guptill cracked 58 off 34 balls to set up New Zealand for a tense three-run win in the first Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka on Thursday. Sri Lanka had three wickets in ...and more »

Trent Boult, Grant Elliott bowl New Zealand to tense T20 win over Sri Lanka - Daily News & Analysis;

Trent Boult, Grant Elliott bowl New Zealand to tense T20 win over Sri Lanka - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisTrent Boult, Grant Elliott bowl New Zealand to tense T20 win over Sri LankaDaily News & AnalysisTrent Boult produced an economical spell of bowling to take three wickets and help New Zealand to a tense three-run win over Sri Lanka in their first Twenty20 international on Thursday. Boult combined his speed with strict line and length to finish ...and more »

Colin Munro adjusts style as New Zealand win opening T20 against Sri Lanka - Stuff.co.nz;

Colin Munro adjusts style as New Zealand win opening T20 against Sri Lanka - Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nzColin Munro adjusts style as New Zealand win opening T20 against Sri LankaStuff.co.nzBut he had to bide his time before finding the boundary as he played his part in New Zealand's three-run win over Sri Lanka in their Twenty20 international in Mount Maunganui on Thursday. Munro has been in sensational domestic limited-overs form for ...and more »

NZ beat Sri Lanka in Twenty20 thriller - cricket.com.au;

NZ beat Sri Lanka in Twenty20 thriller - cricket.com.au

cricket.com.auNZ beat Sri Lanka in Twenty20 thrillercricket.com.auNew Zealand have held their nerve to beat Twenty20 world champions Sri Lanka by three runs in a thrilling start to their two-match series. New Zealand posted 4-182 at Mount Maunganui's Bay Oval, based around rapid half-centuries to openers Martin ...and more »

Martin Guptill and Trent Boult star as New Zealand edge past Sri Lanka in first T20 - Daily Mail;

Martin Guptill and Trent Boult star as New Zealand edge past Sri Lanka in first T20 - Daily Mail

Daily MailMartin Guptill and Trent Boult star as New Zealand edge past Sri Lanka in first T20Daily MailMartin Guptill's scorching form continued as New Zealand won the first T20 international against Sri Lanka by three runs. Guptill, who plundered 331 runs in the recent One Day International series, scored 58, with Kane Williamson notching 53 as New ...and more »

New Zealand cling on for three-run win - ESPNcricinfo.com;

New Zealand cling on for three-run win - ESPNcricinfo.com

ESPNcricinfo.comNew Zealand cling on for three-run winESPNcricinfo.comWith overs from their frontline bowlers exhausted, New Zealand were forced to turn to Grant Elliott's gentle seamers to defend 13 runs from the last over in the first T20I against Sri Lanka in Mount Maunganui. Elliott proved himself as nerveless with ...and more »

Black Caps beat Sri Lanka in first T20 - Radio New Zealand;

Black Caps beat Sri Lanka in first T20 - Radio New Zealand

Radio New ZealandBlack Caps beat Sri Lanka in first T20Radio New ZealandNew Zealand has won the opening Twenty20 cricket international against Sri Lanka by just three runs in an exciting finish in Mount Maunganui. Batting first New Zealand made 182-4 in their 20 overs, with openers Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson ...and more »

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2015-16, 1st T20I at Mount Maunganui - Cricket Country;

Live Cricket Score, New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2015-16, 1st T20I at Mount Maunganui - Cricket Country

Cricket CountryLive Cricket Score, New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2015-16, 1st T20I at Mount MaunganuiCricket CountrySri Lanka remains top-ranked in Twenty20 matches, but has lost three of the five T20s they played since 2014 World T20 triumph. New Zealand have to prove their stance as this is the only T20 match that remains on hand for the Kiwis before the ICC World ...and more »

LIVE COMMENTARY: Black Caps vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20, Bay Oval - Radio Sport;

LIVE COMMENTARY: Black Caps vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20, Bay Oval - Radio Sport

Radio SportLIVE COMMENTARY: Black Caps vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20, Bay OvalRadio SportThey take on Sri Lanka in the first of the two-match series and the first of an important stretch before the T20 World Cup squad is named. Commentator Bryan Waddle says that will add some more spice and he believes the majority of this squad will ...and more »

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 2016: Free cricket live streaming & live score of NZ vs SL 1st T20 - India.com;

New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 2016: Free cricket live streaming & live score of NZ vs SL 1st T20 - India.com

India.comNew Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 2016: Free cricket live streaming & live score of NZ vs SL 1st T20India.comCatch live streaming and live score of New Zealand (NZ) vs Sri Lanka (SL) 1st T20 2016. By India.com Sports Desk | Published: January 7, 2016 6:10 AM IST Email. 0 Shares. Facebook share · Twitter share · Share on Google+ · Share on Whatsapp.and more »

Watch 1st T20 live: New Zealand vs Sri Lanka live streaming and TV information - International Business Times, India Edition

Watch 1st T20 live: New Zealand vs Sri Lanka live streaming and TV informationInternational Business Times, India EditionHaving lost the Tests and the ODI series, Sri Lanka will look to end the tour on a high by weaving some magic in the shortest format of the game. Sri Lanka will play the first T20 of the two-match series against New Zealand at the Bay Oval in Mount ...and more »