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Buttler hits 73 in vain as New Zealand cruise to victory at Headingley
2 June 2015
Jos Buttler top scored for the hosts with 73 off 147 balls as England looked for at least the draw required to win series, but the Kiwis took 10 final day wickets as they waltzed to a 199 run victory to tie it all up.
CRAIG COMPLETES HALF CENTURY BUT RAIN RULES ON DAY FOUR
2 June 2015
Mark Craig struck an unbeaten 58 as New Zealand added 104 runs to set England a massive target of 455.
GUPTILL STRIKES RAPID HALF CENTURY AS NEW ZEALAND STRETCH LEAD ON DAY THREE
1 June 2015
Martin Guptill hit 70 off 72 balls as New Zealand reached 338-6 at close on day three at Headingley.
LYTH LIGHTS UP LEEDS WITH MAIDEN TEST CENTURY
31 May 2015
Adam Lyth hit a patient first Test ton as England reached 253-5 at the end of day two at Headingley.
Rampant Ronchi Hits Record Breaking Half Century to Rescue Kiwis on Day One
30 May 2015
New Zealand debutant Luke Ronchi smashed the fastest ever Test fifty at Headingley as the tourists reached 297-8 at close on the opening day against England.
Stokes Sinks Kiwis with Bat and Ball
25 May 2015
Ben Stokes took a crucial three wickets for 38 runs as England bowled out New Zealand for 220 to claim the first Test by 124 runs.
Williamson hits century as England are put on the back foot at Lord’s
24 May 2015
Kane Williamson hit a controlled 132 runs as New Zealand posted a mammoth first innings total of 523 in reply to England’s 389, to give them the initiative over the hosts at the end of day three on the first Test.
20 May 2015
Since February 2014, New Zealand’s Kane Williamson has hit a staggering 1,240 runs in 10 Test matches, averaging 62 per innings including one double hundred, two more scores of 150+, a couple of tons, and three half-centuries.
Pietersen pelts record-breaking maiden triple-ton, but will he put an England shirt on again?
12 May 2015
Kevin Pietersen hit a destructive 326 not out in the opening day of the County Championship clash for Surrey against Leicestershire.The career-best knock came of just 373 balls with 34 fours and 14 sixes, smashing his previous best of 254 runs in 2012. On completion of this innings Petersen expressed his opinions on his International future.