Cricket: New Zealand XI beat England by three wickets

A New Zealand XI beat England by three wickets in a tight finish to their second Twenty20 warm-up game on Wednesday.

England, who won the first game by 46 runs, made 170 for five in their 20 overs. The New Zealand side replied with 171-7, with the winning run off the final ball of their innings.

The opening T20 international between England and New Zealand takes place in Auckland on Saturday.

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