New Zealand vs England 2nd Test Day 1 Highlights – Mar 30, 2018,ENG v NZ highlights today – Second test day one from Hagley Oval, Christchurch (New Zealand) Friday 30th March 2018. First test New Zealand won by by an innings and 49 runs. TA Boult took nine wickets in the last match, TG Southee took five wickets and TD Astle took three. HM Nicholls smashed 145 runs not out, KS Williamson 102 and BA Stokes scored 66 runs in two innings. The highest total of the Hagley Oval, Christchurch venue is 505 scored by Australia against the home team in 2016, New Zealand highest total of the ground is 441 scored against Sri Lanka in 2014, England will play their first ever test match on this pitch.
New Zealand team/playing XI
1 Jeet Raval, 2 Tom Latham, 3 Kane Williamson (cap), 4 Ross Taylor, 5 Henry Nicholls, 6 BJ Watling (wk), 7 Colin de Grandhomme, 8 Ish Sodhi, 9 Tim Southee, 10 Neil Wagner, 11 Trent Boult.
England team/playing XI
1 Alastair Cook, 2 Mark Stoneman, 3 James Vince, 4 Joe Root, 5 Dawid Malan, 6 Ben Stokes, 7 Jonny Bairstow (wk), 8 Craig Overton/Jack Leach, 9 Mark Wood, 10 Stuart Broad, 11 James Anderson.
2nd Test, England tour of New Zealand Highlights