Match Notes

NatWest Series-Chall News

  • Fleming dismisses captaincy criticism

    Stephen Fleming has brushed aside the criticism against his captaincy during the Tests on the recent tour to England

  • Bracewell completes the jigsaw

    There haven't been many moments in New Zealand's cricket history when there has been the chance to believe, firmly, that when the side takes the field its prospects of victory are better than 50%

  • Vettori inspires 107-run victory

    Daniel Vettori gave a virtuoso exhibition of the left-arm spinner's art, and rifled in throws with the accuracy of a knife-thrower as New Zealand romped to a 107-run victory over West Indies in the final of the NatWest Series at Lord's

  • West Indies ignore the sense of occasion

    It's not every day that a team reaches a final, even when it's the final of a three-team tournament

  • New Zealand set for historic Lord's debut

    One of the more interesting facts to brighten up tomorrow's climax to what has been a weather-hit and largely uninspiring NatWest Series is it will be the first time New Zealand have played a one-day international at Lord's