CWC 2015 ENG vs NZ: Southee, McCullum break records ...

CWC 2015 ENG vs NZ: Southee, McCullum break records NZ won by 8 wkts

Tags: WC Cricket 2015, England, New Zealand, 9th Match, Pool A - New Zealand v England at Wellington. Feb 20, 2015

Published on: Feb 20, 2015

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World Cup 2015, 9th Match, Pool A Live Scorecard: New Zealand Vs England at Wellington. Feb 20, 2015. England won toss taken bat first.

World Cup 2015, 9th Match, Pool A Live Scorecard: New Zealand Vs England at Wellington. Feb 20, 2015.

Toss: England won the toss taken bat first.

Both teams, as mentioned earlier, are unchanged squad. Cracking wicket is the consensus between the two captains

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New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum (77) scored the fastest half century in World Cup history just facing 18 balls against England.

Tim Southee. What a spell by him. Seven wickets. Four of them were outswinger hitting the off stump. New Zealand were too good - with the ball, in the field, with the captaincy - against the top order, but pretty ordinary from the lower order.

6th Wicket for Southee he has equalized the record of "Shane Bond"

New Zealand's bowler to claim five-wicket haul in World Cups: Sir Richard Hadlee v SL 1983, Shane Bond v Aus 2003, Tim Southee v ENG today. Southee is the 3rd Kiwi bowler after Hadlee (5/25 v SL) & Bond (6/23 v Aus) to take 5 wickets in a World Cup.

England have not beaten New Zealand in the World Cup since 1983, but have a decent record against them in recent games.

New Zealand's win-loss record against England in world cup: 4 wins - 3 lose

Teams Playing XI:

New Zealand : Brendon McCullum(c), Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Grant Elliott, Corey Anderson, Luke Ronchi(w), Daniel Vettori, Adam Milne, Tim Southee, Trent Boult

England: Moeen Ali, Ian Bell, Gary Ballance, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan(c), James Taylor, Jos Buttler(w), Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, Steven Finn, James Anderson

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