Australia need only a draw to become the world' No. 1 ranked Test team, but they must contend with overseas inconsistency, a green pitch, and a Brendon McCullum farewell
English cricket's makeover has delivered a place in the World Twenty20 final in Kolkata on Sunday, New Zealand's first defeat of the tournament, ending their involvement
Grant Elliott, the New Zealand allrounder who played a starring role in his country's run to the World Cup final in 2015, is to announce his retirement from international cricket
Stats highlights from England's comfortable semi-final win against New Zealand
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson said it not been his team's day and praised England's performance after defeat in the World T20 semi-final
A 44-ball 78 from Jason Roy helped England beat New Zealand by an impressive seven-wicket margin to qualify for the Final of the World Twenty20 in Delhi on Wednesday.
The traditional staid tactics, has-been batsmen and bowlers too callow to land a paper dart, let alone a yorker, are nowhere to be found in the current England squad. So just who are these imposters?
Jason Roy's first Twenty20 international fifty helped England track down New Zealand's target and he said he hoped the team had proved their critics wrong
Whether it's a tale of continuity or reinvention, whichever side has progressed to the World T20 final will have a remarkable story to tell
ESPNcricinfo previews the first World T20 semi-final between England and New Zealand
No. of balls required by Jason Roy to complete his half-century - second-fastest for England in World T20s. Fastest is in 25 balls by Morgan vs WI, 2012.
Runs scored by NZ in the last four overs, which is the lowest by any team against England in T20Is (playing all 4 overs). They lost five wickets and hit just 2 boundaries.
Runs scored by New Zealand in the last ten overs. They were 89 for 1 at the end of tenth over but lost seven wickets in the second half.
Economy of England spinners in the Super 10 stage - worst among all teams. New Zealand spinners have the best economy (5.12).
No. of times in their last ten partnerships Williamson-Guptill had added 50-plus runs, before this. They added only 17 runs today.
No. of pairs that have added 1000+ p'ship runs in T20Is. Guptill-Williamson became the 2nd to do today. First was Warner-Watson; they have 1154 runs.
No. of tosses lost by New Zealand in the Super 10s. They batted first in all four and won all. They are batting first in this match as well despite losing the toss.
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