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New Zealand vs England 3rd T20I Highlights: NZ beat ENG by 14 runs, take 2-1 lead in series

New Zealand vs England, NZ vs ENG 3rd T20I Highlights: New Zealand's Colin de Grandhomme was named 'Man of the match' for his 35-ball 55 which helped Kiwis post 180 for 7 in the first innings

By: Sports Desk | Updated: November 5, 2019 10:03:47 am
Mitchell Santner, Chris Jordan, Chris Jordan 36, New Zealand vs England 2nd T20I, England vs New Zealand 2nd T20I, NZ vs ENG 2nd T20I, ENG vs NZ 2nd T20I Mitchell Santner got three wickets in the second T20I of the five-match series (Source: AP)

New Zealand vs England (NZ vs ENG) 3rd T20I Highlights: Opener Dawid Malan’s fifth T20I fifty and James Vince’s 49 went in vain as England lost the match by 14 runs owing to wickets falling at regular intervals. Lockie Ferguson and Blair Tickner starred with the ball with economical spells and two wickets each. Earlier, New Zealand skipper Tim Southee won the toss, elected to bat first in the third T20I against England at Saxton Oval, Nelson.

Colin de Grandhomme top-scored with 35-ball 55 helping New Zealand post 180/7 in the first innings. For England, Tom Curran was the most successful bowler taking two wickets for 29 runs in his quota of four overs. The hosts made one change in the side. Blair Tickner came in place of Daryl Mitchell. England have made three changes in their lineup after losing the second T20I. T20 Blast 2019 top run-scorer Tom Banton replaced Jonny Bairstow who got out for a golden duck in the previous match. Tom Curran replaced Chris Jordan who took three wickets and scored a quickfire knock in the run chase. Matthew Parkinson replaced leg-spinner Adil Rashid.

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New Zealand vs England 3rd T20I Highlights:

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    10:00 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Tim Southee credits bowlers

    We showed that it was going to get tough if we kept taking wickets. As long as Morgan was there it was always going to be tough for us. Colin has kicked on for us from Sri Lanka. It could have gone either way at the halfway stage.

    09:59 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Eoin Morgan thought they were in control of run chase

    It was one that got away from us. I thought we were in control all through the chase until we were three or four down. The lack of experience in the chase got it away from us. The guys coming in need to play a few more to get that experience. Everything about what we do is aggressive. A lot of positives to take away for us from today. You had an experienced Tom Curran in the end with the ball, Sam has gone from strength to strength for us.

    09:54 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Man of the match

    Colin de Grandhomme gets 'Man of the match' for his 35-ball 55 laced with five fours and three sixes which helped New Zealand post a total of 180 for 7 in the first innings after winning the toss and electing to bat first.

    09:49 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Southee bowls perfect last over

    Just four runs from Tim Southee's last over. A clinical finish from the New Zealand captain. New Zealand take the lead in the five-match series with a win by 14 runs in 3rd T20I. ENG - 166/7 in 20 overs

    09:45 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Expensive penultimate over

    Tim Southee keeps himself for the last over. Southee hands the ball to Ish Sodhi instead of James Neesham. Sodhi did well initially but Tom Curran hits him for a six on the fifth delivery. England need 19 runs off the last over. ENG - 162/7 in 19 overs

    09:39 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Ferguson strikes again!

    A short delivery from Lockie Ferguson and Sam Curran hits it on the up. Colin Munro takes the catch in the deep. Sam departs for 2. Tom Curran comes to bat. England need 31 runs to win from 12 balls. ENG - 150/7 in 18 overs

    09:37 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    BOWLED!

    You miss, I hit! Lockie Ferguson gets rid of Lewis Gregory with a full and straight delivery. New Zealand dominating in the death overs. England need 33 more runs to win from 15 balls. ENG - 148/6 in 17.4 overs

    09:33 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Vince out for 49

    James Vince fails to clear the deep mid-off fielder Tim Southee. Vince falls for 49. Blair Tickner gets his second wicket of the day on the last ball of his spell. A big wicket in these circumstances. Two new batsmen at the crease - Sam Curran and Lewis Gregory. ENG - 147/5 in 17 overs

    09:26 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    DIRECT HIT!

    Colin Munro could not do it with the bat but he is doing it in the field. Munro hits the stumps and Sam Billings is a goner despite putting in a dive. Two quick wickets for New Zealand. ENG - 142/4 in 15.4 overs

    09:22 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Santner gets his man

    Mitchell Santner takes his revenge. Eoin Morgan hit him for two sixes in a row. Santner finishes his spell with Morgan's wicket. 16 runs and a wicket from his last over. ENG - 139/3 in 15 overs

    09:17 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Ferguson back in attack

    Lockie Ferguson comes back into the attack and keeps a lid on the boundaries. Just four runs from the over. ENG - 123/2 in 14 overs

    09:11 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Vince breaks free

    James Vince is doing the bulk of scoring now. Vince hits his first maximum of the game from Blair Tickner's over. Tim Southee running out of bowling options. Vince moves to 40s, inching closer to his second half-century of the series. ENG - 119/2 in 13 overs

    09:06 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    100 up!

    Skipper Eoin Morgan comes to bat. England needed to accelerate and James Vince hit two consecutive boundaries from Mitchell Santner's over. ENG - 105/2 in 12 overs

    09:01 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Malan falls

    Dawid Malan departs shortly after reaching his half-century. Ish Sodhi bowls a wide full toss to Malan and he hits it straight down Martin Guptill's throat. Malan departs for 55 from 34 deliveries. ENG - 90/2 in 10.2 overs

    08:59 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    FIFTY!

    Dawid Malan reaches his half-century from 29 deliveries. This is Malan's fifth T20I half-century in eight games. He has an average nearing 50. The opener scores a boundary off Mitchell Santner's bowling too. Eight runs from the over. The required run rate is under control. ENG - 90/1 in 10 overs

    08:56 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Malan punishes Neesham

    James Neesham did not get off to the best of starts as he gave 16 runs from his first over. Dawid Malan hit him for the first maximum in the innings. Malan dominated him in the previous game as well, hitting him out of the stadium. ENG - 82/1 in 9 overs

    08:51 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Santner starts well

    Mitchell Santner has been in good form with the ball in the series so far. Santner starts off with six runs in his first over. The left-arm spinner will be the key here as New Zealand look to defend 181. ENG - 66/1 in 8 overs

    08:47 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Sodhi off to poor start

    Ish Sodhi into the attack right after the powerplay overs. Dawid Malan and James Vince hit one boundary each from the over. Vince scores his first boundary of the innings as well. ENG - 60/1 in 7 overs

    08:44 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    End of powerplay overs

    Dawid Malan is leading England's run chase. Malan scored two boundaries from the sixth over as Tim Southee brings himself back in the attack. On the other end, James Vince is struggling to hit boundaries or rotate the strike. ENG - 46/1 in 6 overs

    08:31 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    BOWLED!

    Tom Banton will be livid with himself for trying to play the scoop shot. Banton goes too far trying to play that shot and Blair Tickner was right on the money. Banton's promising T20I debut cut-short by a reckless shot. James Vince comes to bat. Vince defends the first ball he faces. ENG - 27/1 in 3 overs

    08:26 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Banton dominates Ferguson

    The 20-year-old debutant is turning it on here. After hitting Tim Southee for a cover drive in the first over, Tom Banton hits Lockie Ferguson for a six followed by a boundary. 14 runs from the over. ENG - 25/0 in 2 overs

    08:21 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    England off to a good start

    Skipper Tim Southee opens the bowling for New Zealand. England off to a good start as they get 11 runs from the over. Tom Banton plays a glorious cover drive whereas Dawid Malan gets a boundary square of the wicket. ENG - 11/0 in 1 over

    08:08 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Run out to end innings

    Mitchell Santner did well to help New Zealand squeeze a few runs in the final overs. Santner gets run out trying to sneak a single off the last ball. Nine runs and a wicket in the last over bowled by Tom Curran. This is New Zealand's fifth-highest score against England. NZ - 180/7 in 20 overs

    08:03 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    BOWLED!

    Sam Curran finishes his spell with a yorker getting rid of James Neesham. Sam bowls a good penultimate over, eight runs from it. Neesham departs after scoring 20 runs from 15 deliveries. NZ - 171/6 in 19 overs

    07:57 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Ross Taylor departs

    Ross Taylor gets trapped in front of the wickets. Skipper Eoin Morgan persists with Saqib Mahmood despite expensive overs. Mahmood gets hit for a six by James Neesham but he gets the wicket of Taylor. The veteran Kiwi batsman did not review it. The ball-tracking shows that it was missing the leg stump. Mitchell Santner comes to bat. Mahmood finishes with 49 runs from four overs and a wicket. NZ - 163/5 in 18 overs

    07:51 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    150 up!

    New Zealand are not getting the kind of acceleration they need in the ending stages of the innings. James Neesham looks in good touch hitting two boundaries in his innings so far. Ross Taylor is still scoring just above the run-a-ball mark. NZ - 155/4 in 17 overs 

    07:41 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Grandhomme departs

    Colin de Grandhomme departs trying to hit Tom Curran for a six over long-on. Tom Banton takes the catch in the outfield. Curran gets the big wicket after giving just two runs off the first four deliveries. James Neesham comes to bat and gets off the mark straightaway. NZ - 136/4 in 15 overs

    07:34 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Taylor breaks shackles

    Ross Taylor breaks the shackles. Lewis Gregory bowls a no ball (above waist) and Taylor hits him for a boundary. He hits a six off the free hit delivery. Gregory leaks runs after an economical first over. 15 runs from the 13th over. NZ - 133/3 in 14 overs

    07:30 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    FIFTY!

    Colin de Grandhomme gets to his third T20I half-century from 27 deliveries. Grandhomme reaches the milestone with a six off Patrick Brown's bowling. An expensive over from Brown, 17 runs from his third over. NZ - 118/3 in 13 overs

    07:27 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    100 up!

    Ross Taylor is yet to get his first boundary of the match. Colin de Grandhomme is not playing reckless shots and instead trying to stitch a partnership instead of throwing his wicket away. Grandhomme moves to 40s. Eoin Morgan introduces Lewis Gregory in the attack to cover up for Saqib Mahmood's overs. Five runs from Gregory's first over. NZ - 101/3 in 12 overs

    07:17 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Grandhomme takes on Parkinson

    Colin de Grandhomme has been in good form of late. Grandhomme has got off to a great start once again. The all-rounder goes inside out hitting Matthew Parkinson for a maximum over deep cover. 11 runs from the over. NZ - 84/3 in 10 overs

    07:13 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Tidy over from Sam Curran

    Sam Curran comes back into the attack and bowls an excellent over giving just three runs from the over. Ross Taylor is going through his process before hitting big shots. NZ - 73/3 in 9 overs

    07:08 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Parkinson's maiden T20I wicket

    Matthew Parkinson gets his maiden T20I wicket in the first over he bowls. Tim Seifert tries to play the reverse sweep in an attempt to break the shackles but ends up missing the ball completely. Parkinson's delivery goes straight through the gate and hits the leg stump. Seifert departs for 7 from 12 balls. NZ - 69/3 in 7.5 overs

    07:05 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Grandhomme goes big

    Colin de Grandhomme smashes Saqib Mahmood all around the park. Two boundaries and a massive six from Mahmood's over. The fast bowler has leaked 30 runs from two overs already. Eoin Morgan may look to use Lewis Gregory and refrain from giving Mahmood another over in this match. NZ - 67/2 in 7 overs

    07:01 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    End of powerplay

    With two quick wickets, England have made a comeback. Tim Seifert hit his first boundary of the innings off Patrick Brown's second over. Colin de Grandhomme joins him in the middle. The hosts have maintained a pretty handy run rate despite the wickets of both openers. NZ - 52/2 in 6 overs

    06:54 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    WICKET!

    The catching has been spectacular so far from English fielders. Chris Jordan takes the catch diving forward from short third man. Colin Munro gets out trying to hit a back of the length off-cutter from Tom Curran. Munro departs for 6. NZ - 42/2 in 4.3 overs

    06:48 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Guptill's cameo ends

    Another bowling change, fourth bowler used by Eoin Morgan in the fourth over and it works in England's favour. Tom Curran takes an excellent catch. Patrick Brown gets the wicket of a rampant Martin Guptill in his first over. Guptill out for 33 from 17 deliveries. NZ - 40/1 in 3.5 overs

    06:44 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    More boundaries from Guptill

    Martin Guptill is on fire in the third T20I. Guptill hits Saqib Mahmood for three boundaries in a row. He has moved to 29 runs from 13 deliveries. 15 runs from Mahmood's over. NZ - 34/0 in 3 overs

    06:39 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Back-to-back boundaries

    Brother Tom Curran opens the bowling from the other end. Martin Guptill hits him for two consecutive boundaries from his over. Freebies from Tom as he bowls on the pads. 10 runs from the second over. Good start for the hosts. NZ - 19/0 in 2 overs

    06:35 (IST)05 Nov 2019
    Good start for Kiwis

    Martin Guptill and Colin Munro, once again open the innings for New Zealand. Sam Curran bowls the first over of the innings. Martin Guptill gets one boundary, flicks the ball on his pads towards deep mid wicket. Nine runs from the over. NZ - 9/0 in 1 over

    SQUADS:

    New Zealand: Tim Seifert (wk), Tim Southee (c), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Colin de Grandhomme, Ross Taylor, Daryl Mitchell, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Blair Tickner, Scott Kuggeleijn

    England: Eoin Morgan (c), Sam Billings (wk), Jonny Bairstow, Dawid Malan, James Vince, Sam Curran, Lewis Gregory, Chris Jordan, Adil Rashid, Saqib Mahmood, Patrick Brown, Tom Banton, Matthew Parkinson, Tom Curran