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New Kerala
India puts its number-one ranking on the lineDubai, Feb 7 : ICC World Twenty20 2016 host India and defending champion Sri La
India puts its number-one ranking on the line
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Dubai, Feb 7 : ICC World Twenty20 2016 host India and defending champion Sri Lanka go head to head in a three-match T20 International series in Pune on Wednesday with the number-one ranking on the MRF Tyres ICC T20I Championship table up for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Long weekend road toll rises to fiveA fifth person died just before 10am today on State Highway 5, near Napier, aft
Long weekend road toll rises to five
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
A fifth person died just before 10am today on State Highway 5, near Napier, after a collision between a motorcyclist and a car. Photo / Duncan Brown Motorists not driving to conditions - and impatience - appear to be the themes of crashes which have... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Masters swimmers competing in NZ eventSWIMMING: Veteran swimmers Jennie Mack and Geoff Robinson are in New Zealand, c
Masters swimmers competing in NZ event
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 hours ago
SWIMMING: Veteran swimmers Jennie Mack and Geoff Robinson are in New Zealand, competing in the Flannagan Cup Trophy. The event is an open water swim in the harbour at New Plymouth, and today it's being held for the 100th time. First held in 1916,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Motorcyclist killed in New Plymouth crash namedThe Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash. Photo / File Police have re
Motorcyclist killed in New Plymouth crash named
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash. Photo / File Police have released the name of the motorcyclist killed after a crash in New Plymouth on Friday night. He was 51 year old Cornelius Van Der Watt of New Plymouth. Mr Van Der Watt died... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Holiday heartbreak starts early on roads as four killedTwo men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato. Photo / Daniel Hin
Holiday heartbreak starts early on roads as four killed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Two men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato. Photo / Daniel Hines Four people died and six were critically injured in the first 24 hours of Waitangi weekend. A senior police officer described the carnage as "absolutely... Read more
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NZCity
Four deaths then another horror crashFour people have died within hours and just as police reiterated safety message
Four deaths then another horror crash
NZCity / Posted yesterday
Four people have died within hours and just as police reiterated safety messages emergency services headed to cut three critically injured people from another crash. The latest crash is a head-on collision between two cars in Karangahake Gorge on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Suspicious fire Paratutu rock, New PlymouthSaturday, 6 February 2016, 4:03 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police6 February,
Suspicious fire Paratutu rock, New Plymouth
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Saturday, 6 February 2016, 4:03 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police6 February, 2016At about 9.30pm last night the fire service and police attended a fire on the sea... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Four killed in crashesIt's been a bleak start to the Waitangi weekend as a series of crashes have lef
Four killed in crashes
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
It's been a bleak start to the Waitangi weekend as a series of crashes have left four dead. Two men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato last night. Emergency services were called at about 10pm to Horotiu Rd, near Hamilton, where two... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fire at Paritutu Rock found suspiciousPolice now believe a fire at Paritutu Rock, near New Plymouth, about 9.30pm las
Fire at Paritutu Rock found suspicious
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Police now believe a fire at Paritutu Rock, near New Plymouth, about 9.30pm last night is suspicious. Witnesses told police that a group of people on the rock were setting off fireworks about the time the blaze started. Detective John Simes of New... Read more
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NZCity
Fireworks blamed for Paritutu Rock fireNew Plymouth police are trying to track down a group of people seen letting off
Fireworks blamed for Paritutu Rock fire
NZCity / Posted yesterday
New Plymouth police are trying to track down a group of people seen letting off fireworks around the time of a fire on Paritutu Rock. The fire on Friday night burned vegetation about the size of a rugby field. Rain later in the night helped... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bleak start to Waitangi weekendTwo men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato last night. Photo /
Bleak start to Waitangi weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Two men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato last night. Photo / Daniel Hines It's a bleak start to the Waitangi weekend as a series of crashes have left four dead. Two men were killed when three vehicles collided in Waikato last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Motorcycle death in New PlymouthThe Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash. Photo / File A man has died
Motorcycle death in New Plymouth
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the crash. Photo / File A man has died after losing control of his motorcycle in New Plymouth. The crash happened about 9pm yesterday and the rider was taken to hospital in a serious condition. He died from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fireworks may have caused Paritutu blazeFire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about 9.30pm yesterday. Photo / Face
Fireworks may have caused Paritutu blaze
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Fire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about 9.30pm yesterday. Photo / Facebook, The Bus A large fire in New Plymouth is thought to have been started by fireworks. Fire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about 9.30pm yesterday where there... Read more
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NZCity
Four killed in North Island crashesA man has been killed and another person badly hurt in a single-vehicle crash n
Four killed in North Island crashes
NZCity / Posted yesterday
A man has been killed and another person badly hurt in a single-vehicle crash near the Ohakea air base in the Manawatu, one of four deaths on North Island roads within hours. The accident happened at the intersection of Tangimoana and McDonell Roads... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fireworks may have caused Paritutu blazeFire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about 9.30pm yesterday where there w
Fireworks may have caused Paritutu blaze
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Fire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about 9.30pm yesterday where there were reports of a large blaze. Photo / File A large fire in New Plymouth is thought to have been started by fireworks. Fire crews were called to Paritutu Rock at about... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Recognition reward for weeks’ workLuggate artist Josh Olley says he received a "real boost'' after his sculpture
Recognition reward for weeks’ work
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Luggate artist Josh Olley says he received a "real boost'' after his sculpture attracted the highest bid at a stone sculpture symposium. Mr Olley took part in the Te Kupenga International Stone Sculpture Symposium in New Plymouth last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The man behind the maskChris Crowe takes Dionne Christian behind the scenes of theatre production In
The man behind the mask
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Chris Crowe takes Dionne Christian behind the scenes of theatre production In a mirror-glass tower high above Auckland's Queen St, at Servilles Hair Academy, the Phantom of the Opera is here - or at least Chris Crowe, the actor playing the iconic... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Equestrian: Riding with stars spectacularTauranga rider Sam Morrison and Biaritz will compete at the Riding With The Sta
Equestrian: Riding with stars spectacular
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Tauranga rider Sam Morrison and Biaritz will compete at the Riding With The Stars event in Hamilton next week. Photo / Libby Law New Zealand equestrian entertainment heads into new territory with the inaugural Riding With The Stars show in Hamilton... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Marae site is clean, investigation showsWork will begin soon on an iconic new urban marae for New Plymouth after a site
Marae site is clean, investigation shows
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Work will begin soon on an iconic new urban marae for New Plymouth after a site investigation found no significant contamination resulting from previous activities including oil exploration and production.The Ngati Te Whiti site in Bayly Road... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rain expected for Waitangi weekendRain is forecast for the North Island, starting on Friday. Photo / Greg Bowker
Rain expected for Waitangi weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Rain is forecast for the North Island, starting on Friday. Photo / Greg Bowker Fine weather is expected across many areas of the country this long weekend -- but not where it matters the most: Waitangi. Rain is forecast for the North Island,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
North Island Bike Trails in the Running for NZ’s FavouriteWednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:54 amPress Release: NZ Transport AgencyNorth Isl
North Island Bike Trails in the Running for NZ’s Favourite
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:54 amPress Release: NZ Transport AgencyNorth Island Trails in the Running for NZ’s Favourite Place to CycleVoting for NZ’s Favourite Place to Cycle kicks off... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Support key to placing refugeesThe deciding factor in settling Syrian refugees in Dunedin was its "tremendous
Support key to placing refugees
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
The deciding factor in settling Syrian refugees in Dunedin was its "tremendous swell of support'' for the cause, a public meeting in the city was told last night. About 250 people, most in support of the initiative, packed the Glenroy Auditorium in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Scotty Stevenson: Wildcard's return has Blues looking ready for businessRene Ranger of the Blues. Photo / Getty Images There is genuine excitement at
Scotty Stevenson: Wildcard's return has Blues looking ready for business
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Rene Ranger of the Blues. Photo / Getty Images There is genuine excitement at Blues HQ. There is laughter in the ranks. The sandy pot-holed pitch of Unitec has given way to a brand new training base at Alexandra Park and the squad has been... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
March against the TPPATuesday, 2 February 2016, 4:03 pmPress Release: It's Our Future 2 February 2016
March against the TPPA
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 4:03 pmPress Release: It's Our Future 2 February 2016On Thursday 4th February, thousands of Kiwis will take action across New Zealand to register their protest against the... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
New Appointment Heritage Hotels - Wellington basedHeritage Hotel Management is delighted to announce James Pringle has been appoi
New Appointment Heritage Hotels - Wellington based
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
Heritage Hotel Management is delighted to announce James Pringle has been appointed as the national sales manager, based in Wellington. James has over 10 year’s hotel industry experience, working mostly for the Hotel InterContinental Wellington... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Heritage Hotel Management New AppointmentTuesday, 2 February 2016, 1:40 pmPress Release: Heritage Hotelsfor Immediate Re
Heritage Hotel Management New Appointment
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday, 2 February 2016, 1:40 pmPress Release: Heritage Hotelsfor Immediate Release 2 February 2016Heritage Hotel Management is delighted to announce James Pringle has... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Kiwi Regional Airlines, Barrier Air to link services via HamiltonA new airline alliance will give passengers departing Dunedin airport easier ac
Kiwi Regional Airlines, Barrier Air to link services via Hamilton
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
A new airline alliance will give passengers departing Dunedin airport easier access to remote areas including Great Barrier Island. Kiwi Regional Airlines flies between Dunedin, Hamilton and Nelson. Barrier Air flies between Auckland, Great Barrier... Read more
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New Kerala
India knocks West Indies off the perch, in top T20I form ahead of the ICC World Twenty20 India 2016Dubai, Feb 1 : India batsman Virat Kohli's excellent run of form in the just-co
India knocks West Indies off the perch, in top T20I form ahead of the ICC World Twenty20 India 2016
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Dubai, Feb 1 : India batsman Virat Kohli's excellent run of form in the just-concluded series against Australiahas allowed him to hold on to the status of world's number-one ranked Twenty20 International batsman in the latest MRF Tyres ICC Player... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Air fare bonanza to stay - JetstarJetstar is operating five Bombardier Q300 turbo props on the regional route whi
Air fare bonanza to stay - Jetstar
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Jetstar is operating five Bombardier Q300 turbo props on the regional route which can carry 50 passengers each. Jetstar's Australasian head says the air fare bonanza for New Zealanders is sustainable and will continue. Speaking after the launch of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tupare, Pukeiti all go for holiday weekendMonday, 1 February 2016, 1:05 pmPress Release: Taranaki Regional Council1 Febru
Tupare, Pukeiti all go for holiday weekend
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Monday, 1 February 2016, 1:05 pmPress Release: Taranaki Regional Council1 February 2016Fun galore for all ages is in store this holiday weekend, with family-focused... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dentist group supports Council’s Fluoride decisionMonday, 1 February 2016, 10:57 amPress Release: Fluoride Information Network Fo
Dentist group supports Council’s Fluoride decision
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Monday, 1 February 2016, 10:57 amPress Release: Fluoride Information Network For Dentists Recent comments made by Te Te Ora advisor, Dr. Neil De Wet,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jetstar adds three new regional routes, ups the competitionThe Wellington-Nelson service will operate 21 return flights a week and is expe
Jetstar adds three new regional routes, ups the competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The Wellington-Nelson service will operate 21 return flights a week and is expected to stimulate tourism in the capital and top of the South Island. Photo / Warren Buckland. Jetstar begins flying three new regional routes today. The airline is now... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jetstar expands regional network with three new routes• Passenger numbers jump in Nelson and Napier on the back of new regional fligh
Jetstar expands regional network with three new routes
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
• Passenger numbers jump in Nelson and Napier on the back of new regional flights • Strong December and January regional loads of over 90 percentMore New Zealanders than ever before will have access to Jetstar’s affordable flights when new services... Read more
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NZCity
Jetstar's final regional routes to take-ofThe last three of Jetstar's five new domestic routes are set to take off on Mon
Jetstar's final regional routes to take-of
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
The last three of Jetstar's five new domestic routes are set to take off on Monday as regional airport record a passengers spike throughout December. Jetstar will fly Auckland to New Plymouth and Palmerston North as well as Nelson to Wellington for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Coach's blueprint pivotalDONE IT AGAIN: The CD Stags celebrate back-to-back Ford Trophy titles after win
Coach's blueprint pivotal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
DONE IT AGAIN: The CD Stags celebrate back-to-back Ford Trophy titles after winning in New Plymouth on Saturday. PHOTO/SUPPLIED AS the predominantly young Central Districts Stags accepted their winning medals, an older figure seemed content to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rampant CD plunder runs for titleA jubilant Central Districts side celebrate winning the Ford Trophy. Photo / Ph
Rampant CD plunder runs for title
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
A jubilant Central Districts side celebrate winning the Ford Trophy. Photo / Photosport Thunderous Central Districts bats carried their side to a second consecutive Ford Trophy 50-over title at Pukekura Park in New Plymouth yesterday. And no one... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bringing the story into frameJohn McLean’s fable for adults was conjured out of an exhibition of the artist’
Bringing the story into frame
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
John McLean’s fable for adults was conjured out of an exhibition of the artist’s paintings, discovers Dionne Christian The Farmers Wife and the Farmer: A Painted New Zealand Odyssey by John McLean. Corrugated iron sheds and modest farmhouses on... Read more
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NZCity
Central Districts dominate one-day finalCentral Districts have defended their domestic one-day cricket title with a 156
Central Districts dominate one-day final
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Central Districts have defended their domestic one-day cricket title with a 156-run thrashing of Canterbury which had more than a hint of deja vu about it. Central posted a mammoth 405-6 after choosing to bat first at home ground Pukekura Park,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Central Districts crush CanterburyCentral Districts are domestic one-day champions, claiming a comprehensive 156-
Central Districts crush Canterbury
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Central Districts are domestic one-day champions, claiming a comprehensive 156-run victory over Canterbury at Pukekura Park in New Plymouth today. Opening batsman George Worker scored 159 off 151 balls for the Stags, while Tom Bruce blasted his way... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
local makes film festival shortlist - Rotorua Daily PostA former Rotorua man has made the finals for Tropfest, the world's largest shor
local makes film festival shortlist - Rotorua Daily Post
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
A former Rotorua man has made the finals for Tropfest, the world's largest short film festival, for the fourth year in a row. Allan George, 28, who attended Western Heights High School, said he always had a passion for creativity. "I have always... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
TPP: Hundreds gather outside Governor-General's residenceDemonstrations are expected to continue tonight, with car enthusiasts planning
TPP: Hundreds gather outside Governor-General's residence
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Demonstrations are expected to continue tonight, with car enthusiasts planning protest convoys against the TPP. Photo / Twitter @jintymact Four to five hundred people have gathered in front of the Governor-General's residence in Wellington to hand... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ryder could be key in finalBoth finalists are without key players, but Central Districts do have one signi
Ryder could be key in final
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Both finalists are without key players, but Central Districts do have one significant potential matchwinner as they chase a second consecutive Ford Trophy 50-over title at Pukekura Park today. CD are without fast-medium Doug Bracewell while... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wheeler works on becoming 2-in-1 guyGOING PLACES: Ben Wheeler packs his gear before leaving with CD for New Plymout
Wheeler works on becoming 2-in-1 guy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
GOING PLACES: Ben Wheeler packs his gear before leaving with CD for New Plymouth on Thursday. PHOTO/Duncan Brown HE'S seen traditionally as an out-and-out bowler, but it pays to know Ben Wheeler was an allrounder from his school days. "I used to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Sacred Master looks good in lastSassy 'N' Smart is going to be all the rage in the babies' race at Matamata tod
Sacred Master looks good in last
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Sassy 'N' Smart is going to be all the rage in the babies' race at Matamata today. Lauren Tate should be competitive in race 6 at Matamata today. Photo / George Novak On all levels patience is a wonderful virtue in horse racing. If you wait until... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Carry on: Airbus' Iranian deal, China Airlines' A350, Vanuatu and moreIran signs 118-plane Airbus deal Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and French Pr
Carry on: Airbus' Iranian deal, China Airlines' A350, Vanuatu and more
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
Iran signs 118-plane Airbus deal Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and French President François Hollande witnessed two major deals at the Elysée Palace in Paris this week whereby Airbus will supply 118 new aircraft and a comprehensive civil aviation... Read more
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Perth Now
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIsINJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Had
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIs
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
INJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Hadlee one-day international series against Australia by Black Caps coach Mike Hesson. McClenaghan hit 31 from 18 balls as he and Matt Henry put on 73 in their ninth-wicket... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIsINJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Had
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIs
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
INJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Hadlee one-day international series against Australia by Black Caps coach Mike Hesson. McClenaghan hit 31 from 18 balls as he and Matt Henry put on 73 in their ninth-wicket... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
New Zealand v Australia 2016: Mitchell McClenaghan ruled out of Chappell-Hadlee seriesINJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Had
New Zealand v Australia 2016: Mitchell McClenaghan ruled out of Chappell-Hadlee series
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
INJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Hadlee one-day international series against Australia by Black Caps coach Mike Hesson. McClenaghan hit 31 from 18 balls as he and Matt Henry put on 73 in their ninth-wicket... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIsINJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Had
Bouncer rules NZ quick out of Australia ODIs
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
INJURED fast bowler Mitchell McClenaghan has been ruled out of the Chappell-Hadlee one-day international series against Australia by Black Caps coach Mike Hesson. McClenaghan hit 31 from 18 balls as he and Matt Henry put on 73 in their ninth-wicket... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Award winning photographer offers top tipsFriday, 29 January 2016, 12:09 pmPress Release: Photos For You to a visually ap
Award winning photographer offers top tips
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Friday, 29 January 2016, 12:09 pmPress Release: Photos For You to a visually appealing business websiteThe New Year is well underway and businesses have kick started... Read more
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