Result
17th Match, ICC World Twenty20 at Pallekele, Group 1 (D/N)
148/6
(18.5/20 ov, target 149)
149/4
England won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
New Zealand Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Guptill lbw b Finn5671083.33
RJ Nicol c Bairstow b Swann1115341073.33
BB McCullum c Wright b Finn10101120100.00
KS Williamson c †Kieswetter b Briggs1723361073.91
LRPL Taylor (c)c Hales b Finn2223432095.65
JEC Franklin run out (Bairstow/†Kieswetter)50334842151.51
NL McCullum not out16102702160.00
DAJ Bracewell not out21200200.00
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 1, w 4)15
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.4)148/6
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Martin Guptill, 1.3 ov), 2-20 (Brendon McCullum, 3.4 ov), 3-42 (Rob Nicol, 6.5 ov), 4-67 (Kane Williamson, 11.4 ov), 5-107 (Ross Taylor, 16.2 ov), 6-146 (James Franklin, 19.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Briggs403619.0084100
ST Finn401634.00162010
TT Bresnan402907.2571110
GP Swann402015.0071000
SCJ Broad403709.25113221
England Innings (target: 149 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
C Kieswetter  b Vettori414140028.57
AD Hales  b NL McCullum22152630146.66
LJ Wright c Taylor b Bracewell76435955176.74
EJG Morgan c Bracewell b Mills3031381196.77
JC Buttler not out58130062.50
JM Bairstow not out52410250.00
Extras(lb 3, w 4)7
TOTAL(18.5 Ov, RR: 7.91)149/4
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Craig Kieswetter, 3.5 ov), 2-38 (Alex Hales, 6.2 ov), 3-127 (Eoin Morgan, 16.2 ov), 4-142 (Luke Wright, 18.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KD Mills402315.75143010
TG Southee2032016.0023200
DL Vettori402015.00101000
NL McCullum402215.5080110
RJ Nicol302909.6651210
JEC Franklin1012012.0021100
DAJ Bracewell0.50819.6011010
MATCH DETAILS
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 2012
Player Of The Match
Luke Wright
Match numberT20I no. 279
Season2012/13
Hours of play (local time)15.30 start, First Session 15.30-16.50, Interval 16.50-17.10, Second Session 17.10-18.30
Match days29 September 2012 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Asad Rauf
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Steve Davis
Reserve Umpire
Aleem Dar
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
PointsEngland 2, New Zealand 0
MATCH NOTES
New Zealand innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 2 wickets)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 8.6 overs (54 balls), Extras 7
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 15.3 overs (93 balls), Extras 9
  • JEC Franklin: 50 off 33 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 148/6 in 20.0 overs (NL McCullum 16, DAJ Bracewell 2)
England innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 37 runs, 1 wicket)
  • England: 50 runs in 8.6 overs (54 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (LJ Wright 27, EJG Morgan 22, Ex 1)
  • England: 100 runs in 14.2 overs (86 balls), Extras 3
  • LJ Wright: 50 off 33 balls (3 x 4, 3 x 6)