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Ross Taylor Biography & Latest News

Ross Taylor Biography

Luteru Ross Poutoa Lote Taylor, more commonly known as Ross Taylor, is the New Zealand cricketer and the current captain of the cricket team. He is a clean striker of the ball, and a useful off-break bowler. He made his debut for the New Zealand team in international cricket on 1 March 2006, in a one-day match against the West Indies. He captained New Zealand for the first time in an ODI against Australia in Napier on 3 March 2010. Taylor scored his maiden one day century playing against Sri Lanka on 28 December 2006. Taylor was picked up by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2008 Indian Premier League auction. In the 2011 auction, Taylor was sold to the Rajasthan Royals, following which he moved to the Delhi Daredevils for the season of 2012. Taylor's first ODI century came against Sri Lanka December 2006, scoring 128* off 133 balls. His highest ODI score is 131* which came off 24 balls against Pakistan on 8 March 2011 at the ICC Cricket World Cup. Ross Taylor scored a Test match career-best of 154* against England in May 2008, a brilliant innings including 5 sixes and 17 fours.

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5 Highest Match Aggregates in ODI History
5 Highest Match Aggregates in ODI History
A look at the top 5 match aggregates in ODI Cricket.
Top 5 highest first innings totals to result in losses
Top 5 highest first innings totals to result in losses
A glance at a unique record created by Bangladesh at Wellington and previous holders of the record.
5 best instances of Twitter Banter between cricketers in 2016
5 best instances of Twitter Banter between cricketers in 2016
Social media has become a great place for cricketers to reminisce and make fun of their teammates.
Top 5 Cricketers of the Week: November 28th – December 5th
Top 5 Cricketers of the Week: November 28th – December 5th
A look at the best around the world of Cricket.
Stats: New Zealand vs Pakistan - 2nd Test: New Zealand end 31-year wait; register biggest win over Pakistan
Stats: New Zealand vs Pakistan - 2nd Test: New Zealand end 31-year wait; register biggest win over Pakistan
A look at some interesting statistics from the Hamilton Test.
Virender Sehwag pokes fun at Ross Taylor on Twitter
Virender Sehwag pokes fun at Ross Taylor on Twitter
Virender Sehwag continues to show that he is one of the funniest cricketers on Twitter.
All you need to know about the 2nd New Zealand-Pakistan Test in Hamilton
All you need to know about the 2nd New Zealand-Pakistan Test in Hamilton
A Misbah-less outfit, another bounty for seamers, players to watch out for and much more.
Ross Taylor to consult eye specialist following issues with his vision
Ross Taylor to consult eye specialist following issues with his vision
Taylor has been facing issues with his eye for quite a while now
Five ways New Zealand can counter the Pakistan threat
Five ways New Zealand can counter the Pakistan threat
Pakistan may be far ahead in the rankings but a few tweaks should stand New Zealand in good shape.
Indian tour had destroyed New Zealand's confidence, admits coach Mike Hesson
Indian tour had destroyed New Zealand's confidence, admits coach Mike Hesson
Mike Hesson banking on the difference in conditions to overcome Pakistan
India’s bowling paves way for thrilling series win over New Zealand
India’s bowling paves way for thrilling series win over New Zealand
Amit Mishra and Kedar Jadhav were impressive with the ball against New Zealand in the ODI series.
Australia vs South Africa 2016: Mitchell Starc looks scary and is ready to be unleashed, says David Warner
Australia vs South Africa 2016: Mitchell Starc looks scary and is ready to be unleashed, says David Warner
David Warner seemed very pleased with the pace and threat of Mitchell Starc ahead of the Test series against South Africa.
5 Dhoni moments from the India-New Zealand ODI series
5 Dhoni moments from the India-New Zealand ODI series
Dhoni had mixed fortunes in the recently concluded India vs New Zealand ODI series. We take a look at his top 5 moments in the series.
5 hits and misses from the India-New Zealand ODI series
5 hits and misses from the India-New Zealand ODI series
Listing down the players who shone and flopped in the ODI series between India and New Zealand
India thrash Kiwis in fifth ODI, win series (Roundup)
India thrash Kiwis in fifth ODI, win series (Roundup)
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