Champions Trophy 2013

Giles forced to look forward

England will cope with the disappointment of missing out on the Champions Trophy by getting straight back on the international treadmill

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Kent v New Zealanders, Tour match, Canterbury

Guptill and Taylor shine in solid workout

The New Zealanders warmed up for the Twenty20 series against England with an efficient 42-run win against Kent on a murky evening in Canterbury, a match also notable for the third generation of Cowdreys to wear Kent colours

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New Zealand in England 2013

Rutherford, Latham picked for T20 squad

New Zealand have picked batsmen Hamish Rutherford and Tom Latham have along with left-arm spinner Roneel Hara in the squad for the two Twenty20 matches against England next week

England news

Pietersen makes England return

Kevin Pietersen, out of action for England since March, is poised to return in the second of two T20s against New Zealand at The Oval next week

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New Zealand news

Hesson extends support to Ronchi after poor start

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has come out in support of wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi, who has had a torrid start with the bat for his new international team