News | Cricket
6 Aug 2021 11:07
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Cricket

    A courageous Rory Burns has handed England something to savour after a fourth day in the first test that went largely in favour of the Black Caps

    A courageous Rory Burns has handed England something to savour after a fourth day in the first test that went largely in favour of the Black Caps

    New Zealand's bowling attack, led by Tim Southee who took six wickets, hounded the English batters early in the day before ultimately dismissing them for 275.

    However, Burns stuck around to plunder 132 after the hosts were reduced to 140 for six at one point.

    Southee says Burns got the better of them mentally at times.

    At stumps the Black Caps are 62 for two for a lead of 165 runs at Lord's.


    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Cricket News
     05 Aug: The Black Caps will tour Pakistan for the first time in 18 years later this year
     02 Aug: Shane Warne in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19, says London Spirit cricket team
     27 Jul: The anxiety levels around catching Covid have gone up a notch for New Zealand tennis players Michael Venus and Marcus Daniell at the Olympics
     24 Jul: Men's Black Sticks coach Darren Smith is both sure and unsure of what to expect in their opening Olympic game against India today
     24 Jul: Sri Lanka have cruised to victory in the third one day cricket international against India in Colombo
     23 Jul: Australia's second one-day cricket international against the West Indies in Barbados has been suspended after the toss but before the first ball was bowled
     22 Jul: Suzie Bates has a burning desire to score runs
     Top Stories

    The New Zealand coach of the victorious Belgium men's hockey side is taking time out to let his nerves settle More...

    Shareholders will vote today on whether to turn Northland's Marsden Point into a terminal that only imports processed fuels More...

     Today's News

    Ric Flair has revealed his WWE exit was down to disagreements over "business opportunities" 11:04

    Health & Safety:
    A bill has been pulled from the ballot which would see unfunded chemotherapy drugs given in public hospitals 10:45

    Jodie Comer was left terrified after an alleged stalker threatened to kill her 10:34

    Law and Order:
    Kris Wu faces rape charges, triggering debate on China's #MeToo movement and celebrity culture 10:25

    Health & Safety:
    A low adherence to diabetes medication is causing concern 10:25

    The Kookaburras' Tokyo story: When Olympic gold is on offer, but out of reach 10:05

    Celeste has split from her boyfriend Sonny Hall 10:04

    Simone Biles was left "crying" happy tears after Taylor Swift sent her a video message of support 9:34

    Accident and Emergency:
    A boat on a trailer has been severely damaged after a suspicious fire in central Queenstown 9:25

    Jennifer Aniston has dropped people in her "weekly routine" who refuse to get vaccinated 9:04

     News Search

    Power Search

    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd