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Daniel Vettori picked up 3 for 53 to help New Zealand edge Pakistan out by seven runs in the fourth ODI in Abu Dhabi
Daniel Vettori picked up 3 for 53 to help New Zealand edge Pakistan out by seven runs in the fourth ODI in Abu Dhabi © AFP
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    Cricket's men of the year

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

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

Have New Zealand ever had a better middle order?

Beige Brigade: The boys pay tribute to Phillip Hughes, and discuss NZ's Test form and Tim Zoehrer's book

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The Pakistan team observes two minutes of silence
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Adam Milne fields in his follow through
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Daniel Vettori celebrates after dismissing Mohammad Hafeez
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Kane Williamson makes room and plays through the off side
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Kane Williamson acknowledges the applause after reaching a century
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Ross Taylor walks back after being dismissed for 26
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Auckland v Central D at Auckland - Dec 18-21
Central D 159 & 259/6 Auckland 117
Canterbury v Otago at Rangiora - Dec 18-21
Otago 369 Canterbury 176/3
Northern D v Wellington at Hamilton - Dec 18-21
Northern D 223 & 198/3 Wellington 117
5th ODI: New Zealand v Pakistan at Abu Dhabi
Dec 19, 2014 (15:00 local | 11:00 GMT | 06:00 EST | 05:00 CST | 03:00 PST)
NZ XI v Sri Lankans at Queenstown
Dec 21-22, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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