Cricket News Roundup: Broad pulls back England

Here is an account of latest happenings in the world of cricket. India will start playing against South Africa from 9th June, in bilateral series of 5 T20Is. So, we have to look elsewhere for time being to look for cricket news.

Afghanistan is playing against Zimbabwe in ODI series and Rashid Khan as a finisher scored 39 runs off 17 balls to propel score to 276/5 in 50 overs. Earlier, Captain Hashmatuallah Shahidi scored 88 and put up a partnership of 181 with Rahmat Shah (94) for third wicket. Zimbabwe still has to bat in the match, by the time, we updated the news.

Cricket News Roundup_ AFG vs Zim; NZ vs Eng
Cricket News Roundup_ AFG vs Zim; NZ vs Eng

Daryl Mitchell completed his century against England and this is his second International Century for New Zealand. England seamers bundled out NZ for 132 in first innings. English batters couldn’t take any advantage of low pressure and bundled out for 141. With slender lead to wipe off, NZ batters started their second innings and again found themselves in a pickle by losing 4 wickets for 56 runs on board.

Daryl Mitchell and Tom Blundell came together to put up a great partnership for NZ and helped them recover from total crisis. They have put on 195 runs partnership for 5th wicket. Mitchell got out after completing his century scoring 108 to Broad. Next ball, Colin de Grandhomme got run out by Pope and then Broad removed Kylie Jamieson with a yorker.

Tom Blundell decided to get his century but old fox James Anderson got him Leg Before the Wickets for 96. By the time, we wrote this news item, NZ is 265/8 in their second innings. Anderson took 6 wickets and Broad took 4 wickets in the match. Potts got 6 wickets in the match.

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