Cricket* en-au Copyright (c) 2015 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:24:30 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport 144 36 Johnson to be unleashed in ODI final (AAP)

Australia are expected to unleash Mitchell Johnson in the Tri-Series one-day final in Perth on Sunday.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:03:07 +1300
Warner and Smith to battle for AB Medal (AAP)

David Warner and Steve Smith are the front runners to take out the Allan Border Medal in Sydney on Tuesday night.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:56:08 +1300
Guptill heading back to Derbyshire (NZ Newswire)

Black Caps batsman Martin Guptill is returning to English County Cricket with Derbyshire after a three--year absence.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:02:38 +1300
Afridi set for English T20 stint (AFP)

London (AFP) - Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is to play for Northamptonshire in the first six rounds of English cricket's 2015 T20 Blast competition, the Midlands county announced Monday.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:54:29 +1300
Rain washes out Australia v India one-day international (AFP)

Sydney (AFP) - Monday's tri-series one-day international between Australia and India at the Sydney Cricket Ground was abandoned due to rain.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:44:37 +1300
Australia's ODI with India washed out (AAP)

Rain has washed out Australia's ODI clash with India at the SCG meaning the tourists must beat England to qualify for the final.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:25:14 +1300
Cricket World Cup to showcase both elite and paupers (AFP)

Sydney (AFP) - Australia will look to become just the second team to win a World Cup final on their own soil when a tournament rich in sub-plots featuring serial under-achievers South Africa and Afghanistan's fairytale debut starts next month.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 07:46:57 +1300
Smith and Warner to battle for AB Medal (AAP)

Steve Smith and David Warner are expected to dominate the voting at the Allan Border Medal ceremony.

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:37:07 +1300
Still a spring in Vettori's step (Newstalk ZB)

He may be in the twilight of his career and about to turn 36, but there's a spring in the step of the Black Caps elder statesman

Tue, 27 Jan 2015 02:29:06 +1300
Daniel Vettori fit and ready for World Cup (NZ Newswire)

Fitness won't be a problem for veteran Black Caps spinner Daniel Vettori as he targets an influential role at the World Cup.

Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:08:23 +1300