NZ vs. ENG first ODI Live streaming: A four-match One-Day International series between England and New Zealand will begin on Friday, September 8. The first ODI game between the two cricketing behemoths will take place at Sophia Gardgen in Cardiff, England. Cardiff's field is in the batting side's favor. In the 30 ODI matches played there, teams chasing have won 18 of them handily. A previous four-match T20I series between the two teams resulted in a 2-2 tie.
The ODI series will also be used by England and New Zealand as warm-up games before the ICC World Cup 2023 in India later this month.
In ODI matches, England and New Zealand have faced off 91 times. With 43 victories, New Zealand leads England in the rivalry; England has 41 victories. Three ODI games between ENG and NZ resulted in ties, and four games finished in a draw.
Jonny Bairstow of England, who scored two half-centuries and amassed 175 runs in four games at an average of 58.33 during the previous T20I series against New Zealand, will be the center of attention. The Black Caps, meanwhile, rely on Gleen Philips, who amassed 174 runs across four games of the T20I series.
Jos Butler, the captain of England, and Tom Latham, the captain of New Zealand, will face off at 4:30 IST for the toss. Here is all you need to know about the first ODI between England and New Zealand, including match information, the likely starting lineup, and how to watch the game in India.