It seems that the Test series finished well for the Black Caps. According to the report, the 2nd Test has been finished but no result has come but the match was drawn. So, by Drawing the 2nd match New Zealand won the Test Series. It is a perfect answer from the local team where they lost the T20I series against England earlier.
As we know, team England has visited New Zealand in recent time and their dual schedule started with the T20I series. The T20I series consisted of five matches where the guest team started it with the victory. After that, New Zealand won the 2nd and 3rd matches and went ahead. Once again, England returned by winning the 4th match. The 5th T20I was the series fixer which was tied after the 20 overs. By using the Super Over, England won the match along with the series. Later, they started the Test series that consisted of two matches so far. Ahead of the Test series, they also played two days and a three days match against New Zealand XI and New Zealand A team and both matches were drawn.
#NZvENG | 2nd Test | Day 5
Rain brings early finish as the match ends in a draw, giving New Zealand a 1-0 series win https://t.co/2uKDeOhuUW
— TOI Sports (@toisports) December 3, 2019
Later, the Test series started officially on 21st November 2019 at the Bay Oval. The first match was for the home team. They found an easy victory against the guest team. They beat England by an innings and 65 runs!.
And then, the 2nd match started on 29th November 2019 at Seddon Park. In the match, England tried to turn around and if the weather was alright, they could win the match. England won the toss and came to bowlo first in the 2nd Test. But rain attacked the game. After the tea break, only 3 balls were played on the first day. In the first innings, based on the Tom Latham’s century, the Black Caps scored 375 runs so far. Woakes took three and Broad took four wickets highest for the guest team.
England tour of New Zealand
2nd Test@Hamilton, Nov 29 – Dec 3 2019
MOM – Joe Root (ENG)
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Later, England came to bat for the 1st innings. Just two players presented some brilliant spells. Rory Burns made a century and Captain Joe Root added the highest 226 runs so far. Based on their scores, England’s first innings finished scoring 476 runs so far. Neil Wagner took the highest five wickets alone.
Then, New Zealand came to bat for the 2nd innings but they finished the time completely. By losing two wickets, they scored 241 runs so far. Captain of the team Williamson and Ross Taylor remains unbeaten till the last and got the century each.