NZ v AUS highlights today – Trans-Tasman twenty20 trophy 2018 fifth match from Eden Park, Auckland (New Zealand) Friday 16th February 2018. Today’s match will be the second last match from the first-round before finals. Australia played three matches two against England and one against New Zealand and won all of them. New Zealand played two matches and won one of them. AJ Tye took six wickets in three matches, B Stanlake also took six and TA Boult took four wickets in two matches.
GJ Maxwell scored 182 runs in three innings, KS Williamson scored 80 in two matches and CA Lynn scored 75. The highest total of the Eden Park, Auckland venue is 214/5 which was scored by Australia in 2005 against the home team, New Zealand highest total of this ground is 189/5 scored against the West Indies in 2014.
Toss: New Zealand, elected to bat first.
Australia team/playing XI
DA Warner (c), DJM Short, CA Lynn, GJ Maxwell, AJ Finch, MP Stoinis, AT Carey †, AC Agar, AJ Tye, KW Richardson, B Stanlake.
New Zealand team/playing XI
MJ Guptill, C Munro, TL Seifert †, MS Chapman, C de Grandhomme, LRPL Taylor, KS Williamson (c), BM Wheeler, TG Southee, IS Sodhi, TA Boult.
Match Timings: 19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.20, Interval 20.20-20.40, Second Session 20.40-22.00
Twenty20 Tri Series 5th Match (N) Highlights
Umpires – Paul Wilson, Shaun Haig
TV Umpires – Wayne Knights
Match Referee – Javagal Srinath
Reserve Umpire – Chris Brown
Match number – T20I no. 649