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Luke Ronchi's 99 off 82 balls bailed New Zealand out of trouble but couldn't prevent South Africa from wrapping up a six-wicket win in the first ODI
Luke Ronchi's 99 off 82 balls bailed New Zealand out of trouble but couldn't prevent South Africa from wrapping up a six-wicket win in the first ODI © Getty Images
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    The man who pulled New Zealand from the precipice

Brendon McCullum's runs and leadership have rescued New Zealand cricket from its lowest ebb. By Andrew Alderson

One scrapper to rule them all

The Cricket Monthly: Iain O'Brien on the player he hated to love, Ricky Ponting
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    'I felt I didn't push on as much as I should have'

Hamish Marshall on his New Zealand career, playing backyard cricket with his twin, and how he likes his steak

    'My kind of bowling style is gone now'

Gavin Larsen talks about wobbly seam-up, the 1992 World Cup, and his role in the next tournament

    'I was the mad scientist who threw ideas at the side'

Former New Zealand coach John Bracewell talks man management, county v country, and the evolution of the game

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Blogs

Flirtations with Jesse

Beige Brigade: The boys discuss if Ryder can stay good for the summer, the West Indies pullout, and the Alternative Cricket Commentary's return

What would you call a Khan who chucked?

Beige Brigade: The boys link Chaka Khan to cricket, and wonder what Pietersen will be doing ten years from now

A drunken disaster that wrecked a historic chase

The Beige Brigade boys search the annals for botched fourth-innings chases and discuss Bracewell and Jeetan Patel

Hashim Amla works the ball into the leg side
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Corey Anderson had Rilee Rossouw caught in the slips
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Daniel Vettori played his first ODI in more than a year
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Luke Ronchi and Trent Boult added 74 runs for the final wicket
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Luke Ronchi and Trent Boult set a new tenth-wicket record for New Zealand
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Luke Ronchi cuts behind point
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Northern D v Auckland at Whangarei - Oct 23-26
Northern D 244/8
2nd ODI: New Zealand v South Africa at Mount Maunganui
Oct 24, 2014 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT | 17:30 EDT | 16:30 CDT | 14:30 PDT)
Canterbury v Wellington at Christchurch
Oct 25-28, 2014 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT | 17:30 EDT | 16:30 CDT | 14:30 PDT)
Central D v Otago at Napier
Oct 26-29, 2014 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT | 17:30 EDT | 16:30 CDT | 14:30 PDT)
3rd ODI: New Zealand v South Africa at Hamilton
Oct 27, 2014 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT | 17:30 EDT | 16:30 CDT | 14:30 PDT)
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