The Guardian – 12.21pm EDT
New Zealand have won the toss and elected to bat
I doubt England mind too much.
- 12.21pm EDT12:21New Zealand have won the toss and elected to batI doubt England mind too much.
- 12.17pm EDT12:17Earlier today, New Zealand mashed up South Africa, chasing down 148 in 15.2 overs.
- But, for now at least, there is still a hierarchy, and England are just about at its top.
- These teams will meet in Sunday’s final regardless of what happens today, though do not expect them to ease off; that is not what is done, and there is smack to be laid down.
- Play: 5.40pm BST Updatedat 12.11pm EDT