Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Wed 01 Dec 2021 IPL finishing early has played into India’s hands a little: Ross Taylor Veteran New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor feels the suspension of the IPL can be seen as a positive for India as far as the World Test Championship (WTC) final is concerned. Don't think Super Over is needed in a one-day game: Ross Taylor Veteran New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has stated that there is nothing wrong with both teams sharing the World Cup in case of a tie, and that a Super Over is not necessary to choose one winner. As everyone is aware, England were declared winners of the 2019 World Cup despite tying the final as well as the Super Over. Hosts England were named champions on the basis of a controversial boundary count rule. New Zealand take 1-0 lead over India in ODIs after Taylor-made win Hosts New Zealand snapped their losing streak against India with a comprehensive four-wicket victory in the first ODI at Hamilton, chasing down a mammoth 348 for victory. Ross Taylor elated with Tom Latham's showing in Mumbai Ross Taylor was all praise on Tom Latham after the two added a record 200 runs for the fourth wicket as New Zealand defeated India by six wickets at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumba Review: Failure of big names jolted New Zealand severely in India The India tour was always going to be a tough one for the Kiwis. History also suggested so. And, the results reflected their struggles. While they struggled in the Tests, they were more competitive in the one-day format, on expected lines Ranchi ODI: Dhoni’s stunning run out creates ripples on social media India may have lost the ODI at Ranchi, but skipper MS Dhoni’s run out of Ross Taylor at his home ground became an instant hit on social media In numbers: The shocking struggles of Ross Taylor Former New Zealand captain Ross Taylor has had a terrible tour of India. He averages in the healthy 40 plus in both the Test and the ODI format, but has failed to reach fifty even once on this tour irrespective of the format India vs New Zealand Tests: Team Kiwis report card The New Zealanders were thrashed 3-0 in the recently concluded Test series. Naturally, not a lot of them had a good time. Here’s rating New Zealand’s performance in the series on an individual basis Indore Test: interesting stats from play on Day 3 India consolidated their position on day three of the Indore Test, bowling out New Zealand for 299, and finishing the day with a lead of 276, with all 10 wickets in hand. Here’s a look at some interesting numbers from the third day’s play