Colin de Grandhomme
Colin de Grandhomme leaves for Zimbabwe following father’s death, Doug Bracewell named replacement

Grandhomme had to withdraw from the New Zealand ODI squad for the series against the Islanders following the death of his father.

Ross Taylor of New Zealand
Ross Taylor enters the top 10 of ICC Test rankings for batsmen

Santner, de Grandhomme along with Raval, Chase, Dowrich, Gabriel and Cummins also gain in rankings.

Ross Taylor
New Zealand v Windies, 2017: 2nd Test – Statistical Highlights

Here are all the stats and numbers from New Zealand’s yet another huge win.

Raymon Reifer of the West Indies
Windies found guilty of slow over rate in two consecutive games

Brathwaite took over the captaincy reins for the second Test, but the result nor the over-rate took a turn for the better.

Neil Wagner of New Zealand
New Zealand v West Indies, 2nd Test- 5 Talking Points

On the 4th day of the 2nd Test, New Zealand wrapped up the series 2-0.

Martin Guptill of New Zealand Cricketing trends
Martin Guptill to miss ODI series against Windies

New Zealand have also decided to manage the workloads of skipper Kane Williamson and pacer Tim Southee.

The New Zealand
NZ v WI, 2nd Test, Review: Hosts trounce Windies by 240 runs, win the series by 2-0

The ODI series will now commence on December 20 in Whangarei.

Kane Williamson congratulates Ross Taylor
Emotional Ross Taylor remembers his mentor Martin Crowe

Taylor, apart from scoring 17 hundreds in Test cricket, has scored the same no. of hundreds in ODIs as well for New Zealand.

West Indies
New Zealand-West Indies Test witnesses bizarre DRS drama

Windies reviewed an lbw decision and what unfolded was utter confusion.

Kane Williamson congratulates Ross Taylor
Twitter Reactions: Ross Taylor slams his 17th Test hundred

Brendon McCullum also took to Twitter to congratulate Taylor.