England was completely dismantled by New Zealand earlier today in Wellington as the host side raced to an 8-wicket win in no time to inch closer to the Round of 8.
This is no surprise though. The Kiwis are a better team than England in limited over Cricket and thus, were always the favourite to win this content on their home turf.
But, because of England’s decent seam bowling attack, it was believed that they would make New Zealand work hard in those conditions.
That did not turn out to be the reality though. England was not in the game for a single second.
First Tim Southee swung them out on just 120 odd and then, Brendan McCullum’s madness made sure that it was another embarrassing day on the ground for the Poms.
It all happened so quickly that the floodlights there at the stadium remained unused. Read more »