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  1. Williamson describes 1st Test against Bangladesh 'a second-innings match'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    Kane Williamson scored his 15th century as New Zealand staged a remarkable fightback to win the first Test against Bangladesh by seven wickets in the final session in Wellington on Monday. He described it has "a second-innings match" where Bangladesh's first innings 595 and New Zealand's 539 in reply were in effect removed from the equation when the pressure went on.

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  2. Rahim upset with tourists' bowling effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    Mushfiqur Rahim was struck on the head on Tim Southee's delivery and was immediately taken to the hospital on the final day Getty Images Wellington: After suffering a confidence-crippling defeat to New Zealand in the first cricket Test, Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim on Monday said the team was let down by its bowling. He said things could have been different if the bowlers could keep the Kiwi batsmen under pressure from both ends, reports bdnews24.com.

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  3. Williamson praises Kiwi bowlersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    New Zealand captain Kane Williamson credited the bowlers for coming out with a lot of energy after a tough first innings. After being flogged around the Basin Reserve for 595 runs, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson felt his bowlers had responded superbly to set up an improbable seven-wicket first test victory against Bangladesh on the final day on Monday.

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  4. Kane Williamson hit a match-winning century for New Zealand.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    ... left the tourists in dire straits as they fell to 160 all out in the second innings on the final day, leaving New Zealand a target of 217 in 57 overs. That they won at a canter was largely down to the brilliance of Williamson, who raced to his fifty ...

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  5. Sport24.co.za | CSA's biggest challenge in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    Positive results will do that, and following convincing Test series wins against New Zealand, Australia and Sri Lanka, as well as a 5-0 ODI series triumph at home against the Aussies, it is safe to say that things are going well for coach Russell Domingo and his charges. This past weekend's dominant display in the third Test against Sri Lanka came at just the right time and provided a much-needed injection of positivity.

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  6. Williamson pleased with 'huge effort'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... doing well, the atmosphere turns to euphoria. And so it was on Monday . A large crowd had built up by the time New Zealand and Kane Williamson got close to their landmarks. There were slow claps as Williamson steadied himself to face up in the ...

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  7. Boof reveals far too much informationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... night's match between the Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat won't see Brendon McCullum because the former New Zealand captain will be serving a one match ban. He copped the punishment due to the Heat's slow over rate in its loss to the Perth ...

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  8. Bangladesh's astonishing defeat to New Zealand and other statistical...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    Nobody, perhaps not even the greatest New Zealand supporter, would have given their team the slightest chance after Bangladesh declared on the third morning on 595 for 8. While Shakib Al Hasan had broken all sorts of records with 217, Mushfiqur Rahim joined in the fun as well, smashing 159. The pair added 359, once again, breaking plenty of records in the process.

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  9. Sport24.co.za | Bavuma troubles no cause for concernRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News24

    While the Proteas dominated in all departments to win the series 3-0, Bavuma scored just 21 runs in 5 innings to continue his poor form that dates back to the third Test against Australia in Adelaide. While the Test future of AB de Villiers remains uncertain, Bavuma at the moment seems the likeliest to go should the former Proteas captain make himself available for March's three-Test tour of New Zealand.

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  10. Kane Williamson fires New Zealand to stunning win against BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson celebrates 100 runs with teammate Henry Nicholls during day five of the first international Test cricket match between New Zealand and Bangladesh at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on January 16, 2017. Wellington: Kane Williamson scored his 15th century as New Zealand staged a remarkable fightback to win the first Test against Bangladesh by seven wickets in the final session in Wellington on Monday.

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  11. Cricket: Mushfiqur 'fine' after taking hit to the headRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim is checked by New Zealand's Tom Latham, left, Tim Southee and Neil Wagner, right, after Rahim was hit in the head during the fifth day of the first Test match at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on Monday. Photo - AFP Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim is checked by New Zealand's Tom Latham, left, Tim Southee and Neil Wagner, right, after Rahim was hit in the head during the fifth day of the first Test match at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on Monday.

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  12. 'I'll get in trouble': Double standards exposedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Mercury

    Cricket fans tuning in to watch Tuesday night's match between the Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat won't see Brendon McCullum because the former New Zealand captain will be serving a one match ban. He copped the punishment due to the Heat's slow over rate in its loss to the Perth Scorchers last week.

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  13. NZ vs BAN: Williamson guides Kiwis to unlikely win over Bangladesh, Mushfiqur suffer blow on headRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | DNA India

    Kane Williamson seized New Zealand's run chase by the scruff of the neck to lead his side to an improbable seven-wicket victory against Bangladesh on the final day of the first test at the Basin Reserve on Monday. The New Zealand skipper scored 104 not out, reaching his century from 89 balls, and combined with Ross Taylor in a 163-run partnership as the hosts reached 217 for three with 17.2 overs remaining in the match.

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  14. Proteas player ratings against Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... visiting batsmen coming close to registering a century on tour. South Africa's next Test assignments are away to New Zealand and England. Providing he stays fit Philander should be in his element once more. He only misses out on a perfect 10 as a ...

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  15. New Zealand victory over Bangladesh overshadowed by Mushfiqur Rahim injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... suffers heaviest league defeat EVER at Everton as young stars Davies and Lookman lead the way for Koeman's men New Zealand victory over Bangladesh by seven wickets is overshadowed as Mushfiqur Rahim is taken to hospital after being struck on the ...

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  16. Sport24.co.za | Cook, Elgar beginning to find their feetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News24

    ... on 8 occasions in Test cricket. That included the final Test against England last year, the first Test against New Zealand in August and then three Tests in Australia. In that time, the pair had not put on a partnership of more than 43 and their ...

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  17. Couldn't believe some shots Jadhav played - KohliRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    ... as he neared his hundred. He was also fighting inner demons: that he did not convert a similar start against New Zealand in Delhi , where India fell seven runs short of the target of 243 after Jadhav fell for a 37-ball 41. Kohli said he had to push ...

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  18. Mushfiqur Rahim released from hospital after bouncer scareRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Times-Advocate

    Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim was released from hospital after being admitted for precautionary tests when he was for struck on the head by a bouncer on the final day of the first cricket test against New Zealand on Monday. Mushfiqur was taken to hospital shortly before lunch when he was being struck on the back of the helmet as he tried to duck under a low bouncer from New Zealand fast bowler Tim Southee.

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  19. Black Caps smash 122-year-old world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    KANE Williamson has spearheaded the most remarkable of turnarounds to land New Zealand an astonishing seven-wicket win in the first Test against Bangladesh in Wellington. Williamson and Ross Taylor, determined not to run out of time, batted at more than 6.0 an over in their 163-run third wicket partnership with New Zealand chasing down a 217-run target.

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  20. David Leggat: Banning bouncers a bad ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... internationals who choose to wear a helmet must opt for the longwinded British Standard BS7928:2013 model. The New Zealand team have helmets which comply. "You never like to see someone in an ambulance on a cricket field but nice to see he's okay," ...

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