Joe Root has fought it out well so far © Getty Images
Joe Root has fought it out well so far © Getty Images

Joe Root scores yet another half-century for England against New Zealand on Day Four of the first Test at Lord’s. Root has also scored 98 in the first innings and pulled out of trouble. He has put an excellent partnership with Alastair Cook, along with whom he has put on a partnership of over 100 for the third wicket. Live Cricket Score England vs New Zealand 2015, 1st Test at Lord’s

Joe Root came into bat at No.5 after Ian Bell was dismissed by Tim Southee off the third delivery of the day. But England have done extremely well since and look set to set a decent target for New Zealand to chase down. England still have a long batting kine-up and are more than capable of setting a good target. Live scorecard: England vs New Zealand, 1st Test, Lord’s, Day 3

This after New Zealand had won the toss and elected to bowl first on Day One of the Test match. Matt Henry is making his debut for the Black Caps, Mark Wood and Adam Lyth are making their debuts for England. ENG vs NZ 2015, 1st Test at Lord’s, Free Live Cricket Streaming on Star Sports, Day 4