England Won the First Test Match Against Newzealand
England beat New Zealand by 5 wickets in the first Test. Batting first in the first Test match, New Zealand scored 132 runs. For New Zealand, Grand Home scored 45 and Southee 26 runs. Potts who made their debut for England atook 4.4 wickets. In retaliation, England were bowled out for 141 in the first innings. For England Zak Crawley 45 and Lee’s made 25 runs. Tim Southee took 4 and Trent Bolt took 3 wickets. And in Second Inning NZ scored 285 Runs. For NZ Mitchell played excellent inning and score well deserved century 106 and also Blundell played a good inning of 94runs.From ENG Bowlers Potts and Broad took 3,3 wickets each. In the second innings, the England batsmen showed excellent batting and won the match for their team. Joe Root played a brilliant innings of 115 runs and won the match for his team. In the fourth innings of the match, when the England team was in trouble, Captain Ben Stokes played a smoky innings of 64 runs for his team. England were bowled out for 176-5, but then New Zealand bowlers could not bowl out any players and thus England easily won the match by 5 wickets.