ENG vs NZ, T20 World Cup 2022: New Zealand fight in vain, England win by 20 runs, see Group 1 standings

ENG vs NZ, T20 World Cup 2022 : Starts in Australia T20 World Cup 2022(T20 World Cup 2022) In the competition today, the match was played between the two teams of Group 1, New Zealand and England (NZ vs ENG). England won the match by 20 runs. Batting first in the match, England put 179 runs on the scoreboard. After which, while chasing 180 runs, New Zealand showed good innings for some time in the match, there were hopes that they would win. But finally the English bowlers stopped New Zealand for 159 runs and won the match by 20 runs.

England won the toss first in the match and decided to bat. The decision which turned out to be right, the openers put on a strong partnership. Captain Jos Buttler played a storming knock of 73 runs in the match. Hales scored 52 runs. Livingstone contributed 20 runs and other batsmen could not even reach double figures. But on the strength of the openers’ partnership, England scored 179 runs. Chasing that, New Zealand got off to a poor start. But Kane Williamson and Glenn Phillips put together a good partnership to save the innings. Both seemed to win the match. But at that time, Kane got out after scoring 40 runs and Glenn got out with 62 runs and after that, New Zealand could score only 159 runs as the other players could not perform well. Due to which England won the match by 20 runs. Jos Buttler, who scored 73 runs, was honored as the man of the match.

England ward off Glenn Phillips to go level on points with Australia and New Zealand in Group 1 of the #T20WorldCup 2022 🙌#ENGvNZ | 📝: https://t.co/LTgE7VWHFc pic.twitter.com/8474h9ZNNk

— ICC (@ICC) November 1, 2022

Group 1 standings after today’s match

In Group-1, Sri Lanka beat Afghanistan before England beat New Zealand today. As a result, Afghanistan’s challenge in the tournament has ended. Meanwhile, after this victory, England  It has directly secured the second position in the points table. Even after the defeat, New Zealand is at the top and Australia is at the third position. All three have 5 points and the difference between the three is visible due to Netrunrate. So let’s see what exactly the scoreboard looks like…

team against Victory Defeat Undecided Attributes Net Run Rate
New Zealand 4 2 1 1 5 2.233
England 4 2 1 1 5 0.547
Australia 4 2 1 1 5 -0.304
Sri Lanka 4 2 2 0 4 -0.457
Ireland 4 1 2 1 3 -1.544
Afghanistan 4 0 2 2 2 -0.718

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