New Zealand vs England 2nd Test Day 1: Latham shines on rain-affected day with unbeaten 101

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Tom Latham celebrates after scoring his 11th Test century

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Only 54.3 overs of play was possible on the opening day of the second Test in Hamilton due to rain, but New Zealand opener Tom Latham shone brightly as he struck an unbeaten 101.

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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 2nd Test Day 4: De Grandhomme, Watling set up tense final day

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Colin de Grandhomme hammered five boundaries and five sixes during his unbeaten knock of 83

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Colin de Grandhomme and BJ Watling scored an unbeaten 83 and 81 not out respectively to give New Zealand a 138-run lead over Sri Lanka on the fourth day in Colombo.

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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand 1st Test Day 3: Watling fights but Embuldeniya puts Sri Lanka on top

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Lasith Embuldeniya finished with figures of 4-71 off 29 overs

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Lasith Embuldeniya took four wickets to give Sri Lanka the upper hand on the third day in Galle, even though New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman BJ Watling scored an unbeaten 63.

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2019 World Cup 41st Match: Bairstow stars as England storm into World Cup semi-finals for first time since 1992

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Jonny Bairstow’s ninth ODI century and second successive one in the World Cup helped England qualify for the semi-finals for the first time since 1992

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England opener Jonny Bairstow hammered a superb 106 to not only lead his side to a 119-run win over New Zealand in Durham, but also into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1992.

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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 2: Latham, Raval extend New Zealand’s lead after Boult’s incredible six-for

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Trent Boult finished with career-best figures of 6-30 off 15 overs

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Trent Boult took six wickets in 15 balls to leave Sri Lanka in shambles before Tom Latham and Jeet Raval extended New Zealand’s lead to 305 with knocks of 74 each.

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New Zealand vs Sri Lanka 1st Test Day 3: Sri Lanka stumble after Latham’s career-best 264*

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Tom Latham is all smiles after bringing up his maiden double century in Test cricket

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Sri Lanka lost three quick wickets after New Zealand opener Tom Latham struck a career-best 264 not out on the third day of the first Test in Wellington.

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