Kane Williamson

Born: August 8, 1990 (age 25)


Hometown: Tauranga, New Zealand
Nationality: New Zealand New Zealander

Role: Batsman
Career History
InternationalNational SideNew Zealand (2010-)
Sports Mole has 209 articles about Kane Williamson. Articles 1 to 40:
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
Kane Williamson takes on New Zealand captaincy
New Zealand appoint Kane Williamson as their Test captain, meaning that he will now skipper his country in all three formats of the game.
Apr 28, 18:12
Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow in action on day two of the second Test between South Africa and England on January 3, 2016
Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow among cricketers of year
England duo Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow make Wisden's top five cricketers of the year for 2015.
Apr 13, 09:09
Ben Stokes celebrates his own beauty with Chris Jordan during the World Twenty20 semi-final between England and New Zealand on March 30, 2016
Result: England end New Zealand run to reach World Twenty20 final
Ben Stokes and Jason Roy star as England cruise past New Zealand by seven wickets to reach the final of the World Twenty20 in India.
Mar 30, 17:38
Trent Boult of New Zealand celebrates taking the wicket of Mahela Jayawardene of Sri Lanka during the One Day International match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at University Oval on January 23, 2015
Trent Boult, Tim Southee "very much ready to go"
New Zealand seamers Trent Boult and Tim Southee are both in contention to face England in the ICC World Twenty20 semi-finals, according to Kane Williamson.
Mar 29, 15:36
New Zealand's Ish Sodhi celebrates after the dismissal of Bangladesh's Soumya Sarkar on March 26, 2016
Result: New Zealand advance at World Twenty20 with 100% record intact
New Zealand hammer Bangladesh by 75 runs to go through to the semi-finals of the World Twenty20 with their 100% record intact.
Mar 26, 12:58
Martin Guptill plays a shot during the World T20 match between New Zealand and Pakistan on March 22, 2016
Result: New Zealand maintain 100% World Twenty20 record with win over Pakistan
New Zealand are the first team to qualify for the semi-finals of the World Twenty20 in India thanks to a 22-run victory over Pakistan in Mohali.
Mar 22, 17:27
Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson in action during the third ODI between New Zealand and Pakistan on January 31, 2016
Result: New Zealand beat Australia by eight runs to claim second win in World T20
New Zealand win their second match of the World T20 tournament by beating Australia by eight runs in India.
Mar 18, 18:12
Josh Hazlewood of Australia celebrates taking the wicket of Cheteshwar Pujara of India during day four of the 2nd Test match between Australia and India at The Gabba on December 20, 2014
Australia need 131 runs to win second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch
Australia need 131 runs to beat New Zealand in the second Test following a controversial day four, which included Josh Hazlewood getting charged with dissent.
Feb 23, 09:16
James Pattinson of Australia poses on October 2, 2013
Australia take four New Zealand wickets after first-innings 505 on day three
New Zealand trail Australia by 14 runs after the tourists scored a first-innings total of 505 before taking four wickets.
Feb 22, 09:16
Josh Hazlewood of Australia appeals for the wicket of Tom Latham of New Zealand on February 12, 2016
Australia on top after day one of first Test against New Zealand
Australia are in command of the first Test against New Zealand after bowling their opponents out for 183 before ending day one on 147-3 in Wellington.
Feb 12, 09:14
David Warner of Australia in action against New Zealand at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on February 6, 2016
Result: David Warner stars as Australia level ODI series with New Zealand
David Warner leads the way with 98 as Australia beat New Zealand by four wickets to level the three-match one-day international series in New Zealand.
Feb 6, 10:03
Martin Guptill, Brendon McCullum and Trent Boult celebrate after winning the one-day international match between New Zealand and Australia at Eden Park on February 3, 2016
Result: New Zealand hammer Australia in first one-day international
A batting collapse sees Australia lose by a 159-run margin in the first match of their one-day international series away in New Zealand.
Feb 3, 09:15
Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson in action during the third ODI between New Zealand and Pakistan on January 31, 2016
Result: New Zealand wrap up one-day international series
Half-centuries from Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson help New Zealand to overcome Pakistan in Auckland by the Duckworth-Lewis method.
Jan 31, 09:23
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
Yorkshire re-sign Kane Williamson
County Championship side Yorkshire secure the services of New Zealand international Kane Williamson for a third time.
Jan 27, 10:17
Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson during the International Twenty20 match between New Zealand and Pakistan at Seddon Park on January 17, 2016
Result: New Zealand hammer Pakistan in Wellington to win Twenty20 series
New Zealand bowl out Pakistan for just 101 to seal a thumping 95-run win in the third and deciding Twenty20 international in Wellington.
Jan 22, 10:00
Martin Guptill and Kane Williamson during the International Twenty20 match between New Zealand and Pakistan at Seddon Park on January 17, 2016
Result: New Zealand level up Twenty20 series
Kane Williamson and Martin Guptill set a new Twenty20 world record as New Zealand beat Pakistan by 10 wickets to level up the series.
Jan 17, 09:28
Mohammad Hafeez of Pakistan bats during the first T20 match against New Zealand at Eden Park on January 15, 2016
Result: Pakistan beat New Zealand in first Twenty20 match
Mohammad Hafeez leads from the front as Pakistan beat New Zealand by 16 runs in the first Twenty20 international in Auckland.
Jan 15, 10:42
Matt Henry fields off his own bowling during the Twenty20 match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at Bay Oval on January 7, 2016
Result: New Zealand take 1-0 lead in two-match one-day series against Sri Lanka
New Zealand take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series against Sri Lanka by taking the first one-day international by three runs.
Jan 7, 09:37
New Zealand's Martin Guptill in action against West Indies during their One Day International match on January 4, 2013
Result: Martin Guptill century helps wrap up one-day international series win
The 10th one-day international century of Martin Guptill's career helps New Zealand to beat Sri Lanka at the Bay Oval.
Jan 5, 09:41
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
Result: Kane Williamson guides Kiwis to victory
Kane Williamson scores an unbeaten 108 to help New Zealand get across the victory line against Sri Lanka.
Dec 22, 09:29
Tom Latham of New Zealand bats during day three of the 2nd Test match between New Zealand and India at the Basin Reserve on February 16, 2014
New Zealand edge towards victory in first Test against Sri Lanka
New Zealand are closing in on victory in the first Test of their series against Sri Lanka as they need seven wickets to defeat the tourists on the final day at Dunedin.
Dec 13, 07:58
Tom Latham of New Zealand bats during day three of the 2nd Test match between New Zealand and India at the Basin Reserve on February 16, 2014
New Zealand in command against Sri Lanka in Dunedin
New Zealand take command of the first Test against Sri Lanka with a strong display on day three of their match to edge 308 runs ahead of the tourists in Dunedin.
Dec 12, 07:37
New Zealand's Brendon McCullum bats on the third day of the second cricket test match between England and New Zealand at Headingley in Leeds, northern England, on May 31, 2015
New Zealand post 409 runs but lose eight wickets on day one against Sri Lanka
New Zealand post 409 runs, but they lose eight wickets to Sri Lanka on day one of the first Test in Dunedin.
Dec 10, 07:11
Alastair Cook celebrates his century on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi on October 15, 2015
England trio named in ICC Test Team of the Year 2015
England's Alastair Cook, Stuart Broad and Joe Root are named in the ICC Test Team of the Year for 2015.
Dec 2, 08:24
Mitchell Starc celebrates dismissing Joe Root on the second day of the Fourth Test of The Ashes on August 7, 2015
Australia take seven wickets to leave New Zealand on 173 in first day-night Test
Australia take seven wickets to leave New Zealand on 173 runs at dinner in the first ever day-night Test in Adelaide.
Nov 27, 07:53
New Zealand's Ross Taylor celebrates reaching a century not out during the third one-day international (ODI) cricket match between England and New Zealand at The Ageas Bowl cricket ground in Southampton on June 14, 2015
Ross Taylor makes history for New Zealand with double century at WACA
Australia close to within 49 runs of New Zealand thanks to the impressive batting of Ross Taylor at the WACA.
Nov 15, 11:01
Kane Williamson of New Zealand bats during day one of the First Test match between New Zealand and India at Eden Park on February 6, 2014
Australia remain in control despite New Zealand fightback
New Zealand put in an improved performance on day two of the second Test against Australia to bring themselves back into the match in Perth.
Nov 14, 10:06
New Zealands Kane Williamson acknowledges the crowd as he reaches his century on the third day of the first cricket Test match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London on May 23, 2015
New Zealand defy Australia charge on day four of first Test at Brisbane
New Zealand produce a resilient display on day four of the first Test against Australia to take the match into a fifth day after losing just three second-innings wickets.
Nov 8, 07:56
Australia's David Warner in action during day two of the First Test of The Ashes on July 9, 2015
David Warner, Joe Burns put Australia in complete control of first Test
Joe Burns and David Warner score second-innings centuries to give Australia a 503-run lead over New Zealand after day three of the first Test at Brisbane.
Nov 7, 08:44
Mitchell Starc celebrates dismissing Joe Root on the second day of the Fourth Test of The Ashes on August 7, 2015
New Zealand trail Australia by 399 runs after losing late wickets
Australia's Mitchell Starc and Mitchell Johnson take late wickets to leave New Zealand on 157-5, trailing by 399 runs at stumps on day two of the first Test in Brisbane.
Nov 6, 07:33
Usman Khawaja of the Bulls looks on during day two of the Sheffield Shield match between Queensland and Western Australia at The Gabba on March 4, 2014
Australia dominate New Zealand to end day one of first Test on 389-2 in Brisbane
Australia dominate New Zealand as they reach 389-2 on day one of the first Test in Brisbane thanks to centuries from David Warner and Usman Khawaja.
Nov 5, 07:46
South African captain AB De Villiers leaves the field during the Pool B 2015 Cricket World Cup match between South Africa and Pakistan at Eden Park on March 7, 2015
Result: South Africa clinch one-day series win over New Zealand
South Africa register a 62-run win against New Zealand in Durban to claim a 2-1 triumph in their one-day series.
Aug 26, 19:27
Martin Guptill of New Zealand celebrates after scoring 200 runs during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between New Zealand and the West Indies at Wellington Regional Stadium on March 21, 2015
Result: Martin Guptill century guides New Zealand to eight-wicket win over South Africa
New Zealand level their one-day series against South Africa at 1-1 as they defeat the Proteas by eight wickets thanks to an unbeaten century from Martin Guptill.
Aug 23, 17:18
Hashim Amla of South Africa celebrates reaching 100 runs during day four of the second Test against Australia in Port Elizabeth on February 23, 2014
Result: Hashim Amla century inspires South Africa victory over New Zealand
South Africa take a 1-0 lead in their one-day series against New Zealand as Hashim Amla scores a century to guide the Proteas to victory at Centurion.
Aug 19, 20:07
New Zealand's Martin Guptill in action against West Indies during their One Day International match on January 4, 2013
Result: New Zealand defeat South Africa by 32 runs in second T20 international
New Zealand secure a 32-run win over South Africa in the second T20 international at Centurion to earn a draw in their series.
Aug 16, 17:08
South African captain AB De Villiers leaves the field during the Pool B 2015 Cricket World Cup match between South Africa and Pakistan at Eden Park on March 7, 2015
Result: New Zealand fall to six-wicket defeat in Durban
South Africa storm to an opening T20 triumph over New Zealand in Durban by claiming a six-wicket victory.
Aug 14, 20:56
England captain Alastair Cook holds the urn after England win the Ashes on August 25, 2013
The 2015 Ashes: Five key battles
Sports Mole picks out five of the most important battles ahead of the start of this summer's Ashes series.
Jul 7, 11:55
New Zealand cricket captain Brendon McCullum looks on during a press conference at the at the Sher-e Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka on October 20, 2013
Brendon McCullum unhappy with New Zealand batting
Brendon McCullum believes that New Zealand wasted a good opportunity to beat England in the Twenty20 international at Old Trafford.
Jun 24, 02:23
England batsman Joe Root celebrates scoring a century during the first one-day international (ODI) cricket match between England and New Zealand at Edgbaston cricket ground, in Birmingham, central England on June 9, 2015
Result: England beat New Zealand by 56 runs in one-off T20 international
England beat New Zealand by 56 runs in their one-off Twenty20 international at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening, their final match before The Ashes.
Jun 23, 22:15
Jonny Bairstow shows his delight after hitting the winning runs in the fifth ODI between England and New Zealand at Chester-le-Street on June 20, 2015
Result: England beat New Zealand in thrilling rain-affected final ODI to win series
Jonny Bairstow powers England to an unlikely victory in the fifth one-day international to wrap up a series victory against New Zealand.
Jun 20, 19:28