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England vs New Zealand 2nd ODI

34 over match was played between England vs New Zealand due to rain

England vs New Zealand

Second ODI between England vs New Zealand:

  • England were reduced to 55/5 in the first innings after being put in to bat by New Zealand. However, Liam Livingstone led a brilliant recovery, scoring 95 not out off 78 balls to help England reach 226-7.
  • New Zealand’s reply got off to a poor start as they lost three wickets for 55 runs. However, Daryl Mitchell and Tom Blundell put on a 56-run partnership to steady the ship. However, they were both dismissed in quick succession and New Zealand were eventually bowled out for 147 in just 26.5 overs.
  • David Willey was the pick of the bowlers for England, taking 3 wickets for 34 runs. Reece Topley 3 and Moeen Ali 2 also took some wickets apiece England vs New Zealand Match.

As a result of this win, the series is now level at 1-1. The third and final ODI will be played on September 13th at Kennington Oval, London.

England vs New Zealand

Here are some additional details about the match: England vs New Zealand

  • Livingstone’s innings was his highest score in ODI cricket. He hit 9 fours and one six in his knock.
  • Mitchell top-scored for New Zealand with 57 runs.
  • Willey’s 3-wicket haul was his best in ODI cricket.
  • The match was played in overcast conditions and the ball swung a lot. This made it difficult for the batsmen to score runs.

Overall, it was a thrilling match that was full of twists and turns. England will be hoping to carry their momentum into the third and final ODI, while New Zealand will be looking to bounce back.

PLAYER OF THE MATCH: Liam Livingstone

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