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Trent Boult's three wickets kept New Zealand in control of the Boxing Day Test against Sri Lanka at Hagley Oval
Trent Boult's three wickets kept New Zealand in control of the Boxing Day Test against Sri Lanka at Hagley Oval © Getty Images
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Could McCullum win the Nobel Peace Prize?

The Beige Brigade salivate over B Mac's incredible feats and sixes, and the deliciousness that is Hagley Park

New Zealand's fast men fired up

The Beige Brigade boys discuss the Pakistan ODIs, Brett Lee's foray into rom-com acting, and wonder if there's any hope for Jesse Ryder

How does John Key feel about McCullum becoming New Zealander of the Year?

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Kane Williamson bowls after having had his action cleared
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Trent Boult took two late wickets
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James Neesham dismissed Lahiru Thirimanne for 25
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New Zealand were frustrated by the third-wicket partnership
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Mark Craig won an appeal for lbw but it was overturned by DRS
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Trent Boult dismissed Kumar Sangakkara for a second time in the Test
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch - Dec 26-30
New Zealand 441 Sri Lanka 138 & 320/6 (f/o)
Auckland v Canterbury at Auckland
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Central D v Northern D at New Plymouth
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Otago v Wellington at Queenstown
Dec 30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Northern D v Wellington at Mount Maunganui
Jan 1, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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