Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: Zealand

All Blacks: How New Zealand handles ‘huge public expectation’

The burden of public opinion — as well as the high standards set by the players themselves — can weigh heavily on those representing New Zealand’s rugby team, the top-ranked side in the world...

T20 World Cup final: Australia wins first title with emphatic victory over New Zealand

In what was an Oceanic clash, Australia looked to be cruising to the 173 target set by New Zealand — a score bolstered by a blistering 85 by captain Kane Williamson — with David...

US President Joe Biden called Irish rugby union team to congratulate them on their win over New Zealand

In a video call from Camp David on Saturday, US President Joe Biden congratulated the team on its stunning 29-20 win over New Zealand’s All Blacks on Saturday, where the team emerged victorious at...

Devon Conway: Injured New Zealand batsman will miss T20 World Cup final

An x-ray confirmed Conway had broken a fifth metacarpal in his right hand after hitting his bat out of frustration following his dismissal in his team’s semifinal win against England on Wednesday. “He’s absolutely...

Ex-New Zealand PM on Covid pandemic, vaccine inequity

People walking past a wall mural depicting medical staff hitting the coronavirus with vaccine needle at Santacruz on March 29, 2021 in Mumbai, India. Pratik Chorge | Hindustan Times | Getty Images Covid-19 still...

Australia reopens its borders to New Zealand and Singapore

After shutting its international borders for nearly 600 days due to the pandemic, Australia welcomed its first group of foreign visitors on Monday as the country took steps to gradually lift restrictions again. Fully...