Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 04 Oct 2022 Without India, the face of world cricket would be very different: Richard Hadlee New Zealand legend Richard Hadlee has admitted that world cricket needs India because it brings in the big bucks through television rights, sponsorships, advertising, etc. At the same time, Hadlee also hailed India for making an outstanding contribution to Test cricket. India will face New Zealand in the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC) final in Southampton from June 18.