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In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland

  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • England opener Michael Lumb helped get the innings going with 22 off 15 deliveries. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Legspinner Ronnie Hira struck the first blow for England when he had Alex Hales stumped for 21 in the fourth over. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Luke Wright walked in at No. 3 and biffed 42 off 20 balls, inclusive of four sixes and three fours, to continue England’s strong start. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Eoin Morgan top-scored with 46 off 26 balls and put on 81 in 7.1 overs for the fourth wicket with Jonny Bairstow. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Jos Buttler's unbeaten 32 from 16 balls helped England finish on 214 for 7, their highest score in Twenty20 internationals. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Steven Finn got the big wickets of Brendon McCullum and Ross Taylor as New Zealand struggled in pursuit of a big target. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Ross Taylor made just 13 on return to the side after a self-imposed break following his removal as New Zealand's Test captain last year. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • Luke Wright followed his excellent innings by taking 2 for 29, which included key breakthroughs during New Zealand's chase. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • England's Twenty20 captain made a strong return to international cricket, claiming 4 for 24 as England won the match by 40 runs. (Getty Images)
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland
  • In pics: New Zealand v England, 1st Twenty20, Auckland