LONDON: Stuart Broad bowled England into a winning position with five wickets as New Zealand suffered a dramatic top-order collapse in the first Test at Lord’s on Sunday.
At lunch, New Zealand had slumped to 29 for six in their second innings — still needing a further 210 [...]
LONDON: New Zealand’s Tim Southee produced a devastating spell of fast swing bowling as England collapsed to 213 all out on the fourth day of the first Test at Lord’s on Sunday.
Southee, who took three late wickets on Saturday to inspire a New Zealand fightback, removed Steven [...]
LONDON: Tim Southee bowled New Zealand back into contention in the first Test against England with a dramatic burst late on the third day at Lord’s on Saturday.
At stumps, England were 180 for six in their second innings — a lead of 205 runs.
At tea, England were 91 for two — a lead of 116 runs – with [...]
LONDON: England’s pace attack sliced through the New Zealand tail to dismiss the touring side for 207 on the third morning of the first Test at Lord’s on Saturday.
James Anderson, fresh from taking his 300th Test wicket on Friday, completed figures of five for 47 and
The two players lit up a Lord’s bathed in artificial floodlight to counter the overhead gloom of [...]
New Zealand, at tea on the second day of the first Test, were 54 for two in reply to England’s first [...]
LONDON: England lost four wickets in 17 balls to crumble to 209 for eight at lunch on the second day of the first Test against New Zealand at Lord’s on Friday.
After Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow had survived the first hour and the second new ball, Root, [...]
LONDON: New Zealand took charge of the first Test at Lord’s on Thursday, reducing England to 160 for four when rain forced an early close to the opening day.
England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and batted but his side rarely got out of first gear in [...]
LONDON: Trent Boult struck twice as New Zealand continued to make England struggle on the first day of the first Test at Lord’s on Thursday.
At tea, England — who won the toss — were 113 for three with Boult having removed both skipper Alastair Cook [...]