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  • 4:34 PM IST

    Just the third Test series win for New Zealand in England. 1986, 1999 and now, in 2021. This is a golden age for New Zealand cricket and they might as well make the most of it. They have won this Test with a day and a half to spare, which shows their dominance. They are well and truly tuned up for the World Test Championship final.

  • 4:31 PM IST

    10.5 Mark Wood to Tom Latham, FOUR, FOUR! SPLENDID WIN FOR NEW ZEALAND! Outside off, on a length, Tom Latham just guides it behind point and then punches his fists in the air. Then runs down the track and punches fists with Ross Taylor, before embracing him. VICTORY BY 8 WICKETS AND SERIES WON 1-0!

  • 4:31 PM IST

    10.4 Mark Wood to Tom Latham, no run, Outside off, angling in, Tom shoulders arms.

  • 4:30 PM IST

    10.3 Mark Wood to Tom Latham, FOUR, FOUR! SCORES LEVEL! Around middle and leg, Latham just helps it through square leg and the ball races away. Would he hit the winning run (s) as well?

  • 4:29 PM IST

    10.2 Mark Wood to Tom Latham, no run, Around off, fuller, pushed towards mid on.

  • 4:29 PM IST

    10.1 Mark Wood to Tom Latham, no run, Landed outside off, pretty wide, moving away, Tom Latham looks to cut but cannot reach it.

  • 4:28 PM IST

    Ross Taylor comes in at number 4, for the finishing duties. Meanwhile, Mark Wood comes on for a short burst. 25-3-85-2 in the first dig.

  • 4:26 PM IST

    9.6 Olly Stone to Will Young, out, OUT! BOWLED! A drag on. Young never looked settled at the crease. Was always trying to play a bit too many shots without much feet movement. A length ball, outside off, Will Young plays a pretty loose shot, aiming to hit this through the covers but the feet don’t move and the result is an inside edge, which hits the stumps.

  • 4:25 PM IST

    9.5 Olly Stone to Will Young, no run, Full and wide outside off, swinging away, left alone.

  • 4:25 PM IST

    9.4 Olly Stone to Will Young, FOUR, FOUR! A bit too short outside off, Will Young punches this through point for a boundary.

  • 4:24 PM IST

    9.3 Olly Stone to Will Young, no run, Full, outside off, pretty wide, Young lets it pass again.

  • 4:24 PM IST

    9.2 Olly Stone to Will Young, no run, Outside off, on a length, Will Young shoulders arms.

  • 4:23 PM IST

    9.1 Olly Stone to Tom Latham, 1 run, Around middle, swinging down, tucked towards fine leg for a single. 9 more needed for a win now.

  • 4:23 PM IST

    First bowling change of the innings. Olly Stone it will be. 24-5-92-2 in the first innings.

  • 4:21 PM IST

    8.6 James Anderson to Will Young, no run, Outside off, pretty wide, fractionally short, there to be cut and Will cuts. But there is no will to move his feet and he gets a bottom edge which goes on the bounce to the slip cordon.

  • 4:20 PM IST

    8.5 James Anderson to Will Young, no run, Good length ball, around off, pushed back down the ground.

  • 4:20 PM IST

    8.4 James Anderson to Will Young, no run, This one comes back in a long way from outside off, Young taps it to the leg side.

  • 4:20 PM IST

    8.3 James Anderson to Will Young, no run, Landed outside off, Will Young pushes it towards point.

  • 4:20 PM IST

    8.2 James Anderson to Will Young, no run, Around middle, swinging in, flicked towards short mid-wicket.

  • 4:19 PM IST

    8.1 James Anderson to Tom Latham, 1 run, Around off, pushed to the off side for a single.

  • 4:18 PM IST

    7.6 Stuart Broad to Will Young, no run, On a length, outside off, Will lets it pass.

  • 4:18 PM IST

    7.5 Stuart Broad to Will Young, no run, Full, outside off, Young pushes it towards mid off.

  • 4:16 PM IST

    7.5 Stuart Broad to Tom Latham, no ball, 1 run, DIRECT HIT WOULD HAVE GOT LATHAM. Around middle, Tom pushes it towards mid on and sets off for a quick single. Mark Wood comes in quickly, gets to the ball, dives and then attempts an under-arm throw at the bowler’s end. Misses the stumps. It is a NO BALL as well. The stand moves to 21.

  • 4:16 PM IST

    7.5 Stuart Broad to Tom Latham, wide, 1 run, A short ball, outside off, Latham bails out of the pull. A late call of WIDE by the square leg umpire Richard Kettleborough. Broad is a bit disgruntled by that.

  • 4:16 PM IST

    7.4 Stuart Broad to Tom Latham, no run, Full, outside off, Tom Latham shoulders arms.

  • 4:15 PM IST

    7.3 Stuart Broad to Tom Latham, 2 runs, On a good length, outside off, pushed through the covers for a couple.

  • 4:14 PM IST

    7.2 Stuart Broad to Will Young, 1 run, Full, around off, swinging in, Will Young tucks it towards fine leg for a single.

  • 4:13 PM IST

    7.1 Stuart Broad to Will Young, no run, Full, outside off, left alone.

  • 4:12 PM IST

    6.6 James Anderson to Tom Latham, no run, On a length, outside off, pushed towards cover.

  • 4:12 PM IST

    6.5 James Anderson to Tom Latham, no run, This one bounce off a length, around middle and leg, Latham looks to tuck it away but the ball suddenly shoots up, hits the glove and lobs towards square leg. The impact forces the bat to be pushed away from the hand.

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