|England 220 (47.5 overs): Beaumont 88* (113), Knight 60 (82); A Kerr 4-42|
|New Zealand 223-3 (46.4 overs): Satterthwaite 119* (128), A Kerr 72* (88)|
|New Zealand gained by seven wickets; England win sequence 2-1|
Amy Satterthwaite’s excellent unbeaten century led New Zealand to a straightforward seven-wicket win over England within the remaining one-day worldwide in Dunedin.
England opener Tammy Beaumont continued her nice type with 88 not out and captain Heather Knight scored 60.
However the remainder of the batters struggled because the vacationers fell from 140-2 to be bowled out for 220 off 47.5 overs.
Satterthwaite hit 119 and Amelia Kerr made 72 not out to information the hosts to their goal with 20 balls to spare.
England take the sequence 2-1, however defeat ends a run of 10 consecutive victories throughout all codecs, whereas that is the White Ferns’ first ODI win in 12 matches.
“That is my first win as ODI captain so it has been a very long time coming,” stated New Zealand skipper Sophie Devine, who took over the position completely in July final 12 months after earlier captain Satterthwaite returned from maternity go away.
“Amy Satterthwaite led from the entrance and Amelia Kerr is a gun however our bowlers additionally obtained an opportunity to shine as England had been in a great place to have a crack within the final 20 overs and we pegged them again.”
Satterthwaite turned the tenth girl to cross 4,000 ODI runs and the third New Zealander, after Debbie Hockley and Suzie Bates, who missed this sequence with a shoulder damage.
England stumble in pursuit of fresh sweep
After the early lack of opener Danni Wyatt for one, England began effectively, with Beaumont and Knight placing on a stand of 109, earlier than the skipper was trapped lbw by leg-spinner Amelia Kerr.
Not like within the earlier two matches, England’s high order failed to determine substantial partnerships, with no different batter scoring greater than 15.
Nat Sciver fell to Brooke Halliday for 12 and wicketkeeper Amy Jones was caught and bowled by seamer Jess Kerr for 15 to go away England 161-4.
The vacationers misplaced their final six wickets for simply 59 runs, with Devine eradicating Fran Wilson and the returning Lauren Winfield-Hill earlier than Amelia Kerr cleaned up the tail to complete with 4-42 off 8.5 overs.
It meant nobody was capable of present enough assist for the in-form Beaumont, who hit her third straight half-century, ending unbeaten on 88 off 113 balls, together with seven fours.
New Zealand had been bowled out for scores decrease than their goal of 221 in every of the primary two matches and their openers once more fell cheaply, with Natalie Dodd dismissed by the recalled Freya Davies and Hayley Jensen bowled by Sciver.
That left the hosts 15-2 earlier than Satterthwaite and Devine steadied the innings till the latter was trapped lbw by Kate Cross for 15.
Regardless of the absence of rested quick bowler Katherine Brunt, England’s bowlers initially troubled Amelia Kerr however she settled in earlier than taking part in some deft strokes.
She mixed with the expertise Satterthwaite for 172 – New Zealand’s highest fourth-wicket partnership in ODIs.
They saved effectively on high of the required fee all through, with left-hander Satterthwaite taking part in the extra attacking knock as she smacked 10 fours and two sixes, citing her seventh ODI century off 120 balls and first in 4 years.
All-rounder Amelia Kerr, who was named participant of the match, hit seven fours, together with the ultimate boundary off Sciver to guide the hosts to 223-3 off 46.4 overs.
Not like the primary two ODIs, this match was performed behind closed doorways after a brand new lockdown was launched within the nation.
The 2 sides face one another once more in a three-match Twenty20 sequence that begins in Wednesday in Wellington, having been moved from Auckland due to lockdown measures.
The primary two T20s may even be performed with out spectators, with a choice but to be made about followers’ attendance within the third T20 on 7 March.