Alastair Cook has looked in good nick  © Getty Images
Alastair Cook has looked in good nick © Getty Images

England captain Alastair Cook scores an important half-century for England against New Zealand in first Test Day Four at Lord’s. Cook opened the innings with Adam Lyth, but Lyth was dismissed early for 12. Gary Ballance too was dismissed for a duck later. Cook built an excellent partnership with Ian Bell for the third wicket, but Bell too was dismissed early on Day Four. Live Cricket Score England vs New Zealand 2015, 1st Test at Lord’s

England went into this innings trailing New Zealand by 134 runs, but now are on course to establish a lead. Joe Root is batting with his skipper currently. He too scored a magnificent 98 in the first innings to dig his team out of trouble. Live scorecard: England vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Lord’s, Day 3

England were bowled out in their first innings for 389 and New Zealand replied with 523, courtesy of a superb century from Kane Williamson. on Day One New Zealand won the toss and elected to bowl first. ENG vs NZ 2015, 1st Test at Lord’s, Free Live Cricket Streaming on Star Sports, Day 4