Highlights of England-New Zealand Super 8 match

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Published: Sunday, September 30, 2012, 11:58 [IST]
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Highlights of England-New Zealand game

Pallekele, Sep 30: Luke Wright hit his second half century in ICC World Twenty20 2012 to lead England to a six-wicket win over New Zealand here on Saturday.


Here are the highlights of this game.

# England notched up their first win in Super Eight stage. After losing to West Indies, they have bounced back strongly to remain in contention for semi-final spot

# England won the match with seven balls to spare. They successfully chased down a target of 149 in 18.5 overs

# Wright hit 76 off 43 balls with five fours and five sixes

# This was Wright's second half century in the tournament. Against Afghanistan, in the league phase, he had scored an unbeaten 99

# Steven Finn was the main wicket-taker for England with 3/16 in four overs. He was the most economical bowler of the match

# Wright won his second Man-of-the-match award in this edition of World T20

# England scored 37/1 in six overs of powerplay

# New Zealand were 39/2 in their quota of powerplay overs

# England hit six sixes and 10 fours

# New Zealand scored four sixes and 11 boundaries

# James Franklin was the highest scorer for the Kiwis with 50 off 33 balls with four fours and two sixes

# Daniel Vettori was the most economical bowler for New Zealand with figures of 1/20 in four overs


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