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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.

Ross Taylor Latest News & Articles

Trent Boult says no one can lead like Brendon McCullum

Boult praises his former captain and also speaks about current skipper, Kane Williamson.

India vs New Zealand 2nd ODI Preview: Men in Blue look to continue their winning ways

Team India, after taking a 1-0 lead in the series, look to continue their winning form against New Zealand in the second ODI at Delhi.
India outplay Kiwis in opening ODI (Roundup)

India vs New Zealand 2016, 1st ODI: Rating the Indian cricketers

A look at who did what in the opening ODI at Dharamsala
India restrict Kiwis to low total in 1st ODI

Time for MS Dhoni's helicopter to fly high as India take on New Zealand

The first ODI between India and New Zealand will be held at Dharamsala on October 16.

India wary of New Zealand's prowess in first ODI (Preview)

India would take on New Zealand in a five-match ODI series starting October 16 with the first ODI in Dharamsala.

5 reasons why New Zealand can win the ODI series against India

How the Blackcaps can recover from their Test debacle to clinch the ODI series.

India vs New Zealand 1st ODI Preview: Kiwis look to bounce back after Test whitewash

After handing New Zealand a 3-0 defeat in the Test series, India will go head to head against them in the first of the 5 ODIs at Dharamsala.

5 reasons why New Zealand did not perform to potential

A bird's eye view of everything New Zealand did wrong in the series

India vs New Zealand 2016: Hits and Misses

A look at who shined and who didn't from the series.

SK Play of the day: Ravichandran Ashwin wins fight against aggressive Ross Taylor

Ravichandran Ashwin and Ross Taylor engaged in a fascinating duel that captured fans' imagination on day 4.

SK Player of the Day: Ravichandran Ashwin for his magical performance against New Zealand

Ravichandran Ashwin was involved in 8 out of the 10 wickets which fell for New Zealand.

Cheteshwar Pujara and James Neesham have differing opinions on India's day 1 run-rate

The hosts have reached 267/3 from 90 overs on the opening day in Indore.

500* - A Test Of Time: A befitting comic book to commemorate India's landmark 500th Test

Reliving the Kanpur saga through a sequence of illustrations by Sterling AG.
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