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Kane Williamson's 97 - his eighth 50-plus score in the last 10 ODI innings - helped New Zealand clinch the series with a 68-run win in Abu Dhabi
Kane Williamson's 97 - his eighth 50-plus score in the last 10 ODI innings - helped New Zealand clinch the series with a 68-run win in Abu Dhabi © AFP
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Specials

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Rob Steen: Two courageous cricketers who, when faced with extreme tragedy, understood that the show must go on

The wow and the sheesh

Christian Ryan: The game looked so different in 1992. But writing about it now seems more fun than watching it then

    That's my boy

ESPNcricinfo XI: Father and son pairs to have scored Test hundreds

Houghton takes on New Zealand

Forgotten Classics: Dave Houghton fought excruciating humidity to score a heroic 142 in Hyderabad in 1987

    The men and memories that made me

Martin Crowe: Of Sobers, Sutcliffe, Hookes and other inspirations and influences down the years

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Blogs

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?

Beige Brigade: Also: the Adelaide Test, the NZ squad for the World Cup, the Box Cricket League, and more

The Daniel Vettori good-luck charm

Beige Brigade: The boys talk about NZ's memorable victory in Sharjah, the Adelaide Test, and the cricket rugby league XIII

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A green Hagley Oval pitch two days out from Boxing day
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The New Zealand players celebrate with the series trophy
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Luke Ronchi attempts to pick the ball out of the air
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Luke Ronchi appeals for the wicket of Asad Shafiq
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Matt Henry exults after dismissing Younis Khan
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Ross Taylor flicks one away during his 88 not out
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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch
Dec 26-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Auckland v Wellington at Auckland
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Central D v Canterbury at New Plymouth
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Otago v Northern D at Alexandra
Dec 27, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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)
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