Tag: BlackCaps

The Offspin: World Test Championship here we come

The Spinoff's cricket podcast is back! Join Simon Day and Alex Braae on the road to Lord's with special guest, White Fern Frankie Mackay.

Get ready to weep: The Blackcaps face their T20 heartbreakers

The Black Caps have rolled India and squeezed Australia, but now it’s time to take on Pakistan – a team that almost always find a way to break our hearts.

Sports: Jeremy Wells on Sulking, Bad Calls and Pink Balls

Jeremy Wells wraps up the historic first day-night test match between Australia and New Zealand and wonders whether that completely baffling DRS call really was the deciding factor.

Cricket: The Pink Ball Diaries, Day Three – Did We Just Watch Test Cricket Save Itself?

A close, captivating inaugural day-night test match. But was it enough to fix test cricket? Simon Day reports from Adelaide.

Arguing With My Dad: Kane Williamson, greatest of all time?

'Arguing with my Dad' is a new occasional column which features Greg Bruce in conversation with his father about sports. This week's disagreement: NZ's best batsmen.

Cricket: The Pink Ball Diaries, Live from Adelaide – Day Two

On day two tradition and modernity collided at one of the world’s most beautiful cricket grounds. Simon Day reports from Adelaide.

Cricket: The Pink Ball Diaries, Live from Adelaide – Day One

The first day of the inaugural day-night test fell on the first anniversary of the death of Phillip Hughes. Reporting from Adelaide, Simon Day found cricket was the best tribute to his memory.

Sports: How the Black Caps are Killing with Kindness

Actress, presenter and cricket tragic Sonia Gray on the stealthy way the Blackcaps have adopted reverse sledging and "respect-shaming" as tactics.