Cricket http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2015 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:24:30 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Johnson to be unleashed in ODI final (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26105397

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26105373

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26104886

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26104743

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26100900

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26096551

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26101358

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26099447

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26099365

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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/cricket/news/article/-/26097715

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