New Zealand vs England (NZ vs ENG) 4th T20I Highlights: England outclass New Zealand in fourth T20I to win the match by a huge margin of 76 runs. Chasing a massive target of 242, New Zealand’s run chase was derailed by leg-spinner Matthew Parkinson who took the wickets of Colin de Grandhomme, Colin Munro and Daryl Mitchell. Later on, Parkinson got the wicket of Tim Southee as well ending hosts’ chances of getting anywhere near the target. Southee top-scored for New Zealand with a 15-ball 39.
Earlier, New Zealand skipper won the toss and elected to bowl first. England batting first for the first time in the series got off to a decent start in the powerplay overs despite Jonny Bairstow’s wicket. Tom Banton got out after getting a decent start. Banton scored 31 runs from 20 deliveries. Dawid Malan and Eoin Morgan changed the course of the game with the record-breaking third-wicket partnership. Morgan scored fastest fifty for England. He scored 91 runs from 41 deliveries. Malan scored the fastest hundred by an English batsman. He remained not out for 103 runs from 51 deliveries.