England vs New Zealand
NZ WIN BY FIVE WKTS to go 1-0 up in the series. NZ 231-5 off 46.5 overs (Guptill 103no, Anderson 3-31) bt Eng 227-9 (Trott 37, Southee 3-37).
That's all for now folks, as Smithy would say. Join us on Sunday for the second ODI from the Ageas Bowl. #engvnz @SkyCricket
Smithy and Nick sum up NZ's win: http://www1.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/cricket/8745409/bad-day-at-the-office? Keep an eye on http://skysports.com/cricket for plenty more reaction & analysis. #engvnz
Here's Nick's verdict in the latest http://skysports.com video blog: http://www1.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/cricket/8745414/knight-england-must-improve #engvnz England have questions to answer.
Check out what skippers Alastair Cook & Brendon McCullum had to say after today's first ODI here: http://www1.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/cricket/8745433/cook-it-was-a-frustrating-day #engvnz
Don't forget that you can watch highlights of today's game at 8pm on Sky Sports 2 HD, then join us for the second ODI on Sunday. We'll have live coverage on Sky Sports 1 HD from 10.30am and I'll be back blogging. In the meantime, visit skysports.com for the latest reaction. #engvnz
Man of the Match Martin Guptill celebrates his ton in NZ's five-wicket win over England in the first ODI. #engvnz http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BLnKSxZCYAAmhFj.jpg
What goes on in the commentary box when it rains? Find out tomorrow when @cricketam returns at 9am SS1. There's a few of us worried....
Guptill: “We’ll go down to Southampton on Sunday and hopefully put in another performance like today and get a series win.” #engvnz
- 31st May 2013
- New Zealand won the toss and elected to bowl.
- A S Aleem, R K Richard
- TV Umpire
- S J Stephen
- Match Referee
- D C David
- Reserve Umpire
- R J Robert
new zealand BATTING CARD
|L. Ronchi||c Swann b Anderson||0|
|M.J. Guptill||Not out||103|
|K.S. Williamson||c Buttler b Anderson||0|
|G.D. Elliott||b Swann||27|
|B.B. McCullum||c Morgan b Dernbach||5|
|J.E.C. Franklin||Not out||16|
|Extras||1 4b, 12lb||26|
|Total||46.5 Overs||231 - 5|