Aaron Redmond's 83 helped New Zealand reach 262-6 after choosing to bat first in the second Test against Australia.
Night-watchman Daniel Vettori struck a measured 76 as New Zealand beat Bangladesh by three wickets in Chittagong.
Aaron Redmond made the most of his side's pre-Test warm-up clash with Northamptonshire by firing an opening day 121.
Brendon McCullum says New Zealand can threaten England - if they get their batting right.
New Zealand were content to give their top order batting practice on the final day of the drawn warm-up fixture against the England Lions.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
England's World Cup opponents will not relish the return of fit-again James Anderson, says Nick Knight.
Bob Willis says AB de Villiers could well be the best batsman of all time after blasting a record ODI ton off 31 balls.
As England fly off to Australia, Nasser Hussain explains why 2015 is a year to savour...
Benedict Bermange brings you the quirkiest stats of 2014, plus England's record for the year.
Sky Sports' cricket experts have picked their favourite hundreds from previous World Cups. Do you agree with their choices?