ICC Champions Trophy 2013 11th Match Group A: Live scores of England Vs New Zealand at Cardiff Jun 15, 2013
Match scheduled to begin at 10:30 local time (9:30 GMT, 3:00 PM IST).
Teams : England Vs New Zealand
Venue: Played at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
Time: 10:30 local time (9:30 GMT)
Toss:New Zealand won the toss and chose to bowl first
England: 169/10(23.3 Ov)
New Zealand: 159/8(24 Ov)
Result: England won by 10 runs
England captain and Man of the Match, Alastair Cook: "It was quite a stressful day, especially with those last few overs. We thought we were above the rate but Anderson and Williamson took it on, luckily we got over the line. We were very good in the field today and I thought we were good with the bat, maybe 10 runs short. We're happy to be in the semi-final, that was a good performance.
Last five completed games:
The surfaces in Cardiff have ranged from high-scorers (India v South Africa and South Africa v West Indies) to a grungy low-scorer (New Zealand v Sri Lanka). The slightly odd dimensions to the ground
England team: AN Cook, IR Bell, IJL Trott, Joe Root, EJG Morgan, JC Buttler, RS Bopara, TT Bresnan, SCJ Broad, JC Tredwell, JM Anderson
New Zealand team: L Ronchi, MJ Guptill, KS Williamson, LRPL Taylor, BB McCullum, JEC Franklin, DL Vettori,NL McCullum, Corey Anderson, KD Mills, MJ McClenaghan