Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Thu 13 May 2021 Exciting to play in the final of the first World Test Championship: Williamson https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/GwDSVErU4O_drh-sevawcirc/exciting-to-play-in-the-final-of-the-first-world-test-championship-williamson.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has stated that his team is thrilled to be part of the inaugural World Test Championship final as the tournament has added context to Test cricket. New Zealand, on Tuesday, confirmed their place in the WTC final with 70 percentage points after Australia decided to postpone their tour of South Africa owing to the growing COVID-19 cases in the latter nation. Virat Kohli and Steve Smith are the best: Williamson after achieving No.1 Test ranking https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/oFKVE1GZcA_drh-sevawcirc/virat-kohli-and-steve-smith-are-the-best-williamson-after-achieving-no1-test-ranking.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson ended 2020 as the No.1 batsman in Test cricket as the latest ICC Men’s Test Rankings were released on Thursday. Williamson moved past Indian captain Virat Kohli and Aussie run-machine Steve Smith to occupy the top slot. Ahead of Wellington Test, Williamson makes guarded criticism of World Test Championship points system https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/llXCJu6Hz9_drh-sevawcirc/ahead-of-wellington-test-williamson-makes-guarded-criticism-of-world-test-championship-points-system.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is not too pleased with the current World Test Championship points system, as per which a winning side can earn a maximum of 120 points irrespective Rohit’s ‘super’ sixes seal series for India as New Zealand experienced another heartbreak https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/vKMIjYweo4_drh-sevawcirc/rohits-super-sixes-seal-series-for-india-as-new-zealand-experienced-another-heartbreak.html Super Overs continued to haunt New Zealand as they went down to India in the third T20I at Hamilton to concede the five-match series. Needing 10 to win off the last two balls in the Super 6 Top Batsmen to Look Out For In 2020 https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/4vSOpTD5fm_drh-sevawcirc/6-top-batsmen-to-look-out-for-in-2020.html 6 Top outstanding batsmen who excelled in 2019 and who will dominate the coming 2010 year. Kane Williamson elated with emphatic win at Colombo, beating Lanka and weather https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/6HnaiFD4Jd_drh-sevawcirc/kane-williamson-elated-with-emphatic-win-at-colombo-beating-lanka-and-weather.html Despite all the time lost due to rain in the Colombo Test, New Zealand managed to level the series against Sri Lanka with a combative triumph by an innings and 65 runs ICC names World Cup 2019 XI; Rohit, Bumrah only Indians https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/H2q2MGLaMr_drh-sevawcirc/icc-names-world-cup-2019-xi-rohit-bumrah-only-indians.html Following the conclusion of the World Cup 2019, the ICC has named the team of the tournament. Only two Indians feature in the team -- Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah -- while losing finalist leader Kane Williamson will captain the side. The team features four from World champs England, two from New Zealand, two from Australia and one from Bangladesh. Williamson missed edge wasn't the game changer: Faf du Plessis https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/1KIkkxt1b4_drh-sevawcirc/williamson-missed-edge-wasnt-the-game-changer-faf-du-plessis.html South Africa captain Faf du Plessis opines that the missed edge of Kane Williamson when batting on 76 was not the turning point of the game Williamson missed edge wasn't the game changer: Faf du Plessis https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/f2VO1eCVuY_drh-sevawcirc/williamson-missed-edge-wasnt-the-game-changer-faf-du-plessis.html South Africa captain Faf du Plessis opines that the missed edge of Kane Williamson when batting on 76 was not the turning point of the game