Brendon McCullum: The catalyst behind New Zealand's Metamorphosis
McCullum's teneracious style of captaincy and his destructive batting style has propelled New Zealand to the top
They have found the right amalgam of valuable players with contrasting styles
Kane Williamson's cross-format, marathon run-scoring has driven them forward
Boult and Southee have been potent with the new ball
New Zealand cricket faces more than a few challenges in the future
Confident New Zealand set to thwart confused England
New Zealand have arrived in England for a two-Test series and find themselves in unfamiliar territory. For once, they are the outfit that appears the most confident while England are in the midst of disarray. Can the Kiwis end a 16-year baron run on English soil?