Till stumps day 1, the visitor team New Zealand batted brilliantly after winning the toss. They scored 246 runs with the loss of three wickets. The opener of the team Tom Latham faced 57 balls and scored 23 runs. The captain of the team Kane Williamson had not survived for so long, he goes with scoring just 13 runs. Ross Taylor also a huge gun of the New Zealand batting line was dismissed on 14. He was Devon Conway, who took charge, smashed all English bowlers all around the park with his century (136).
Henry Nicholls completed his first day with 43 runs on the board not out. The New Zealand team used 122.4 overs in their first innings all out. Devon Conway completed his double hundred today and out. He smashed 22 boundaries and a maximum in his beautiful innings. Ollie Robinson took four wickets in 28 overs with leaking 75 runs. Mark Wood was the second most wicket-taker from the England bowlers with three wickets. James Anderson dismissed two New Zealand batsmen.
Eng vs NZ 1st Test Day 2 Highlights today Thursday, 6-03-2021 – 1st Test, New Zealand tour of England from Lord’s, London.
Kane Williamson won the toss and chose to bat.
England team: 1 Rory Burns, 2 Dom Sibley, 3 Zak Crawley, 4 Joe Root (captain), 5 Ollie Pope, 6 Dan Lawrence, 7 James Bracey (wk), 8 Ollie Robinson, 9 Stuart Broad, 10 Mark Wood, 11 James Anderson.
New Zealand team: 1 Tom Latham, 2 Devon Conway, 3 Kane Williamson (captain), 4 Ross Taylor, 5 Henry Nicholls, 6 BJ Watling (wk), 7 Colin de Grandhomme, 8 Mitchell Santner, 9 Kyle Jamieson, 10 Tim Southee, 11 Neil Wagner.
Match Timings: 10:00 GMT | 11:00 Local
Umpires – Michael Gough, Richard Kettleborough
TV Umpires – Richard Illingworth
Match Referee – Chris Broad
Reserve Umpire – Mike Burns
Match number – Test no. 2422