New Delhi: New Zealand defeated England 1-0 in the 2-match Test series on their own soil. On the fourth day of the second and last Test played at Edgbaston, the Kiwi team defeated the British by 8 wickets.
Team India’s challenge increased
It is worth noting that the first Test between England and New Zealand (ENG vs NZ) played at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London was a draw. After this victory of the Kiwi team, India’s challenge has increased because from June 18, Team India has to play the final of the ICC World Test Championship (ICC WTC Final) against New Zealand.
Vaughan targets IND on the pretext of NZ
Michael Vaughan tweeted after England’s crushing defeat, writing, ‘New Zealand is a high-class team. Taking the bat in her hand, she reads the situation. Shows skill with the ball as well and takes excellent catches. I hope they beat India next week.’
Jaffer trolls Vaughan
Former Team India opener Wasim Jaffer heavily trolled Michael Vaughan for this tweet. Taking fun of the former England captain, he said, ‘Your work is done, you go.’ In this meme, the dialogue of the movie ‘Welcome’ has been written, the film’s actors Paresh Rawal and Nana Patekar are seen in the picture.
England did not play in front of New Zealand
Let us inform you that in the second Test, England scored 303 runs in the first innings while New Zealand scored 388 runs in the first innings and took a lead of 85 runs. England’s second innings was all out for 122 in the first session of the fourth day and they took a modest 37-run lead and set New Zealand a target of 38 runs to win. New Zealand achieved the target by scoring 41 for 2 wickets in 10.5 overs and easily won the match.