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Switch Hit: England tee off (again)

Alan, Miller and Vish reflect on another comprehensive Bazballing in the Mount Maunganui Test

Stuart Broad claimed the record-breaking 1002nd wicket of his partnership with James Anderson, New Zealand v England, 1st Test, Mount Maunganui, 3rd day, February 18, 2023

Stuart Broad shone under lights in England's Mount Maunganui win  •  Getty Images

England continued their striking run of Test form with a crushing 267-run victory in the day-night Test at Mount Maunganui, making it 10 wins out of 11 since Brendon McCullum and Ben Stokes took charge of the team's fortunes. Harry Brook was Player of the Match for the third game running, while James Anderson and Stuart Broad took their wickets tally in Tests together past 1000. On this week's pod, Alan Gardner was joined by Andrew Miller and, on the line from Wellington, Vithushan Ehantharajah to breakdown another emphatic display of "Bazballing", marvel at two old-stagers enjoying their part in the revolution, and preview England's final Test assignment of the winter.