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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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Cricketers of the Week - February 19th to February 25th
Cricketers of the Week - February 19th to February 25th
The five best performances from the last week of exciting cricketing action.
South Africa vs New Zealand 2017: 2nd ODI, 5 Talking Points
South Africa vs New Zealand 2017: 2nd ODI, 5 Talking Points
New Zealand withstood a surge from South Africa's lower order to level the series.
IPL Auction 2017: Top 5 players with most international experience
IPL Auction 2017: Top 5 players with most international experience
An array of seasoned superstars are available in the auction.
South Africa vs New Zealand 2017 ODIs: 5 players to watch out for
South Africa vs New Zealand 2017 ODIs: 5 players to watch out for
The series promises to be an excellent test for both teams before the marquee event in England.
IPL 2017: Players in the auction list who have played for most number of teams
IPL 2017: Players in the auction list who have played for most number of teams
The IPL 2017 auctions will see a total of 351 players in the fray to gain a spot in one of the eight IPL teams.
Cricketers of the Week: February 5th to February 11th
Cricketers of the Week: February 5th to February 11th
A look at some of the finest performances last week in the world of Cricket.
Latest ICC Rankings: New Zealand move up to 3rd place after series win and displace India
Latest ICC Rankings: New Zealand move up to 3rd place after series win and displace India
The Indian cricket team have been displaced from the 3rd spot following the 3rd ODI between New Zealand and Australia earlier today.
New Zealand vs Australia 2017: Who said What to New Zealand's win in the third ODI
New Zealand vs Australia 2017: Who said What to New Zealand's win in the third ODI
Ross Taylor's century and Trent Boult's six-wicket haul helped New Zealand beat Australia by 24 runs in the third ODI in Hamilton
New Zealand vs Australia 2017: 3rd ODI, 5 talking points
New Zealand vs Australia 2017: 3rd ODI, 5 talking points
Ross Taylor and Trent Boult setup a fine win as New Zealand grabbed the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy by winning the series 2-0.
Stats: Australia vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: Ross Taylor equals Nathan Astle's record as NZ seal series
Stats: Australia vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: Ross Taylor equals Nathan Astle's record as NZ seal series
Here are the numbers from todays game in Hamilton
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.
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