World Cup 2019: England beat New Zealand by 119 runs

World Cup 2019: England beat New Zealand by 119 runs

London (Web Desk): England on Wednesday defeated New Zealand by 119 runs in the fresh encounter at Chester-le-Street and secured their place in the semi-finals of World Cup 2019.

After winning the toss, England opted to bat first against New Zealand and set 306-run target in 50 overs.

England’s Jonny Bairstow scored 106 runs while Jason Roy contributed 60. James Neesham and Matt Henry took two wickets each.

New Zealand could score 186 runs in 45 overs before being bowled out by England. Tom Latham scored 57 runs while Ross Taylor contributed 28; Mark Wood took three wickets.



Eoin Morgan (c), Moeen Ali, Jofra Archer, Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler (w), Tom Curran, Liam Dawson, Liam Plunkett, Adil Rashid, Joe Root, Jason Roy, Ben Stokes, James Vince, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood

New Zealand:

Kane Williamson (c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (w), Tom Blundell (w), Mitchell Santner, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Colin Munro, Ish Sodhi, Henry Nicholls, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Jimmy Neesham.