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Australia v New Zealand: Nathan Lyon takes 5-50 as hosts win series 3-0

In two Test series, Australia have beaten Pakistan 2-0 and New Zealand 3-0 during their summerThird Test, Sydney Cricket Ground (day four of five):Australia 454 & 217-2: Warner 111*, Labuschagne 59New Zealand 251 & 136: De Grandhomme 52; Lyon 5-50Australia win by 279 runsScorecardRoss Taylor has become New Zealand’s leading Test run scorer but Australia…

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Australia v New Zealand: Nathan Lyon takes five as hosts dominate again

Neil Wagner was one of five wickets for Australia’s Nathan LyonThird Test, Sydney Cricket Ground (day three of five):Australia 454 (Labuschagne 215, Smith 63) & 40-0New Zealand 251: Philips 52, Lyon 5-68Australia lead by 243 runsScorecardNathan Lyon took 5-68 as Australia extended their lead over New Zealand on the third day of the third Test…

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Australia v New Zealand: Marnus Labuschagne makes 215 for hosts

Marnus Labuschagne averages 63.63 from 14 Tests for AustraliaThird Test, Sydney Cricket Ground (day two of five):Australia 454: Labuschagne 215, Wagner 3-66New Zealand 63-0: Blundell 34*New Zealand trail by 391ScorecardMarnus Labuschagne made a double century as Australia posted 454 against New Zealand on the second day of the third Test in Sydney.Labuschagne batted for more…

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Australia v New Zealand – Cricket – BBC Sport

Start Time:23:30Toss:Australia won the toss and decided to batVenue:Sydney Cricket Ground, SydneyOfficials:Aleem Dar, Marais Erasmus, Nigel Llong, Shawn Craig, Richard Richardson

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Australia v New Zealand: Marnus Labuschagne hits century for hosts

Marnus Labuschagne has made four centuries in 14 Tests for AustraliaThird Test, Sydney Cricket Ground (day one of five):Australia 283-3: Labuschagne 130*, Smith 63New Zealand: Yet to batScorecardMarnus Labuschagne scored a century as Australia started strongly against New Zealand on the first day of the third and final Test in Sydney.Labuschagne hit 130 – his…

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Australia v New Zealand: Hosts secure crushing 247-run victory in Melbourne

Tom Blundell has scored two centuries in three Test appearances for New ZealandSecond Test, Melbourne Cricket Ground (day four of five):Australia 467 (Head 114, Wagner 4-83 ) & 168-5 dec (Wagner 3-50)New Zealand 148 (Cummins 5-28) & 240 (Blundell 121, Lyon 4-81)Australia win by 247 runsScorecardAustralia completed a 247-run victory over New Zealand on the…

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Australia v New Zealand – Cricket – BBC Sport

Start Time:23:30Toss:New Zealand won the toss and decided to fieldVenue:Melbourne Cricket Ground, MelbourneOfficials:Marais Erasmus, Nigel Llong, Aleem Dar, Gerard Abood, Richard Richardson

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Australia v New Zealand: Travis Head hits ton to put hosts in control

Travis Head (right) celebrates his second Test centurySecond Test, Melbourne Cricket Ground (day two of five):Australia 467: Head 114, Smith 85, Paine 79, Wagner 4-83New Zealand 44-2: Williamson 9New Zealand trail by 423ScorecardTravis Head hit a century and Australia took two late New Zealand wickets as the hosts continued to dominate the second Test on…

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Australia v New Zealand: Steve Smith half century puts Australia in control

Smith brought up his 28th Test half-century off 103 ballsSecond Test, Melbourne Cricket Ground (day one of five):Australia 257-4: Smith 77 no, Labuschagne 63; de Grandhomme 2-48New Zealand: Yet to batScorecardSteve Smith hit an unbeaten 77 as Australia ended day one on 257-4 to take control of the second Test against New Zealand in Melbourne.In…

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New Zealand cancel warm-up because of extreme heat in Australia

Kane Williamson’s side lost the opening Test by 296 runsNew Zealand have cancelled the opening day of their two-day warm-up match against Cricket Victoria because of extreme heat forecast in Australia.Tuesday and Wednesday brought record average temperatures, reaching 41.9C (107.4F), while bushfires continued to rage in New South Wales.The heat is expected to rise again…