Live Cricket Score – England vs New Zealand, second Test, Day 5


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England 539-10 & 299-5 (50 Ovs)

Ben Foakes  12 (15)

New Zealand 553-10 & 284-10

Matt Henry  15-3-67-1

Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes starred in England’s victory © Getty

Hello and welcome to the Live Blog for Day 5 of the second one Test between England and New Zealand at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. Hit refresh for the most recent updates.

England clinch collection

After the beautiful knock from Bairstow, Stokes and Foakes whole the formalities as England take a 2-0 lead with one fit to head. The goal is chased down in 50 overs, with Stokes unbeaten on 75 off 70.

End of an improbable knock

Bairstow in the end is going, edging to the ‘keeper whilst making an attempt a bring to a halt Boult. He walks off to a large applause from the group and pats from the New Zealand avid gamers, departing for 136 off 92, which integrated 14 fours and 7 sixes. England are 272/5.

Stunning attack offers Bairstow 2nd quickest ton

Bairstow turns into the second one quickest England batter to succeed in 3 figures in Test cricket, attaining there in 77 deliveries, another than GL Jessop’s 76-ball ton vs Australia in 1902. The partnership has additionally crossed 150 as England are creating a mockery of the New Zealand bowling. Stokes will get to a 55-ball fifty as England now want most effective 50 to win.

Century stand

The six hitting continues off Bairstow’s bat as he moves two extra off Boult to increase the partnership previous 100. He enters the 90s with some other 4 as the specified runs is within the double digits now.

Bairstow crosses 50

Two successive fours for Bairstow off Henry within the first over after the ruin whilst Stokes additionally ratings a 4 in the similar over. Bairstow then moves a six off Boult whilst Stokes will get a boundary whilst the previous additionally clears the fence two times off Henry.

Bairstow, Stokes stay England within the hunt

It’s Tea at the ultimate day and England are 139/4, nonetheless wanting 160 for victory. Their scoring fee is over 4 an over and 38 overs continues to be bowled. Bairstow is batting on 43 off 48 whilst Stokes has 25 off 33.

Lees departs, England 4 down

Back of a duration supply outdoor off, Lees appears to protect it clear of his frame and finally ends up edging it to the ‘keeper to leave for 44. England are 93/4 with Stokes on the crease.

Lees and Bairstow certain

Boundaries had been coming regardless of the fast wickets. Lees has moved into the 40’s, placing his first six, whilst Bairstow has hit a few fours.

Boult, Henry ship the most important moves

Wickets in successive overs and the first-innings centurions go away. Henry moves to push aside Pope, bowling a very good supply that takes the outdoor edge and lands within the ‘keeper’s arms. Root appears to paintings the ball however will get a vanguard handy Boult a go back catch, as the previous captain departs for three. England are 56/3.

Latham places down difficult probability

Boult reveals the threshold of Pope’s bat off the 1st ball after Lunch and the ball is going low to Latham at 2nd slip and he places it down. Pope is going on to attain a boundary apiece off the following two Boult overs to assist England previous 50.

Day 5, Lunch

Lees has persisted scoring obstacles whilst Pope may be off the mark with a pull for a 4. They have added runs thus far, serving to England to 36/1 on the ruin. 263 extra runs to get for England to take a 2-0 collection lead.

Boult moves

Lees will get going with 3 fours off Southee within the opening over. But England lose Crawley within the subsequent. The batter appears to protect however finally ends up edging it to 2nd slip to Southee to leave for a duck. England are 12/1.

England want 299 to win

While Mitchell struck a six off Broad off the second one new ball, Boult falls within the subsequent over miscuing an Anderson supply to Stokes at mid off. This ends a partnership price 35 as New Zealand end with 284 of their 2nd innings. England want 299 for victory.

Mitchell crosses 50 as lead nears 300

An necessary ultimate wicket stand extends New Zealand’s lead. Mitchell ratings two fours off Broad, the second off an within edge, to carry up his fifty. Boult then moves 3 fours in an over off Stokes to increase the lead previous 280.

Another for Broad

Another brief ball, some other top-edge to Foakes as Broad dismisses Jamieson who has been suffering along with his again. New Zealand are 249 for 9.

Broad moves

End of a 32 run partnership as Broad moves to push aside Henry for 18. It was once a brief ball and Henry top-edges it to the ‘keeper. New Zealand are 245/8.

Lead crosses 250

An helpful partnership between Mitchell and Henry as New Zealand lengthen their lead previous the 250 mark. Their partnership is now greater than 30.

Lucky ruin for Henry

Leach will have to have picked up a wicket within the first over after he reveals the outdoor fringe of Henry’s bat. But Root is overdue to the ball at slip and he grasses the danger. Henry is going on to attain a boundary off Stokes punching it previous cover-point.

Injury replace

Under 300 can be relatively chaseable: Foakes

“Realistically how briskly it is been scoring, below 300 you would say can be relatively potential in the event you bat in point of fact smartly. Some of the fellows now we have were given within the dressing room, guys like Stokesy, it might be the rest in point of fact. You do not know in point of fact if he will get in. So a lot has took place this afternoon that now all 3 effects are in play. It will have to be one hell of an afternoon,” stated Ben Foakes.

Michael Bracewell, who struck a 17-ball 25, stated New Zealand will likely be taking part in for a win. “The draw type of comes out of it on the finish if the win isn’t imaginable, reasonably than the wrong way spherical. We’re keen to win a Test collection towards England. You wish to safe as many WTC issues as imaginable. We in the long run wish to win video games of cricket and if that comes the following day the place we need to bowl a bit bit extra negatively against the tip of the day, we will play that means. But yeah, we are at all times aiming to win video games of cricket.”

Here’s what either one of them needed to say.


Trent Boult bagged a 5 wicket haul to finish England’s innings early on Day 4, and the hosts then hit again with common wickets to depart the Trent Bridge Test apparently poised. England have been bowled out for 539, conceding a 17-run lead. Will Young and Devon Conway struck half-centuries in the second one innings however New Zealand additionally misplaced wickets and went into Stumps at 224/7, main through 238. Full file right here.

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