England send New Zealand into bat in 2nd ODI
- Published: 20/02/2013 at 08:43 AM
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England won the toss and elected to bowl in the second one-day international against New Zealand at McLean Park on Wednesday.
New Zealand's Hamish Rutherford hits a shot against England during the International Twenty20 cricket match at Snedden Park in Hamilton on Febuary 12, 2013. England won the toss and elected to bowl in the second one-day international against New Zealand at McLean Park on Wednesday.
New Zealand, who won the first match by three wickets, handed Hamish Rutherford his one-day debut to replace injured opener Martin Guptill and also brought Trent Boult and Tim Southee into the attack.
England, who beat New Zealand 2-1 in the Twenty20 series, were unchanged from the side that lost in Hamilton on Sunday.
The third and final ODI will be played in Auckland on Saturday.
New Zealand: Hamish Rutherford, BJ Watling, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Brendon McCullum (captain), Grant Elliott, James Franklin, Tim Southee, Nathan McCullum, Kyle Mills, Trent Boult
England: Alastair Cook (captain), Ian Bell, Jonathan Trott, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Jos Buttler, Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson, Steven Finn
Umpires: Chris Gaffaney (NZL), Rod Tucker (AUS)
TV umpire: S Ravi (IND)
Match Referees: Gary Baxter (NZL) Roshan Mahanama (SRI)
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