Wellington: With a superb bowling by Freya Davis and a half-century from Tammy Beaumont, the England women’s team defeated hosts New Zealand by 6 wickets in the second T20 International cricket match on Friday to take an unassailable 2–0 lead in the three-match series.
New Zealand team scored 9 wickets for 123 runs after being invited to bat first. Only 4 of his batsmen reached double digits, with Amy Satterweight contributing the highest number of 49 runs. For England, fast bowler Freya Davis took four wickets for 23 runs while Natalie Siver and Sarah Glenn took two wickets each.
England achieved the target by losing four wickets in 17.2 overs. He also did not start well and at one time his score was 30 for 2 wickets. After this Beaumont (63 off 53 balls) and captain Heather Knight (39 off 39 balls) shared an 83-run partnership for the third wicket which proved decisive.