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As England suffer heavy defeat in the First Test in Mount Maunganui, Patrick Noone looks at some worrying trends in Joe Root's recent Test dismissals We need to talk about Joe Root. It was another failure for England’s captain as the tourists lost the First Test in Mount...

Patrick Noone analyses the New Zealand all-rounder's maiden Test ton If Day 3 was a case of England being ground down by New Zealand, Day 4 was little more than the remains of the tourists’ faint hopes of salvaging a win in this Test match being disdainfully cast aside...

Patrick Noone analyses the New Zealand wicketkeeper's century The term ‘dark horse’ is a label that follows the New Zealand cricket team to every major tournament they compete in. No matter how many World Cup finals they reach, or how many world class players they produce, there remains the...

Patrick Noone analyses how a familiar foe hurt England again Tim Southee’s participation in this Test was not guaranteed in the build-up to the game. Lockie Ferguson and Matt Henry were both vying for selection, but the Black Caps opted for the experience of their senior...