New Zealand’s Colin de Grandhomme celebrates after scoring a half-century during their Twenty20 match at Saxton Oval in Nelson on Tuesday. Agence France-Presse
Early morning rain delayed the toss and start by 15 minutes but, at this stage, no overs have been lost.
It is the first time England have reached this stage since 1992, when they made the last of their three losing appearances in the final.
Dawid Malan struck the fastest century in England’s T20I history — reaching the landmark in a mere 48 balls — to set up a series-levelling win by 76 runs in the fourth
Both Max Verstappen of Red Bull and Charles Leclerc of Ferrari effectively conceded the title on Sunday after the British Grand Prix as the six-time champion claimed his third straight.
Andy Murray says players need assurance that they would not face mandatory quarantine upon returning to Europe from the US Open before travelling to New York amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
England have the luxury of six specialist pacemen in their 14-man squad for this week's first Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford -- a welcome "headache" for captain Joe Root.