Feb20,Wellington,New Zealand v England, World Cup 2015, Group A
New Zealande pacer Tim Southee stunning seven-wicket figure with captain Brendon McCullum stunning record-breaking fifty to hand New Zealand a massive win over England, their third on the trot this ICC World Cup. The right-armer figures of 7 for 33 help to restrict England at very low score 123 in just 33.2 overs.After embrassing performance in batting, England’s bowling performance would’ve definitely raised many questions for team managment. Brendon McCullum came out all guns blazing, smashing a fifty off just 18 deliveries – the third fastest of all time, to help the NZ win by 8 wickets and complete their second highest win in ODIs.
MATCH SUMMARY-New Zealand 125 for 2 (McCullum 77) beat England 123 (Root 46, Southee 7-33) by eight wickets.
MAN OF THE MATCH-Tim Southee