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England vs New Zealand: On Camera, English Wife Cricketer Twerk to Celebrate Joe Root’s Century | Cricket News


Root scored 176 against New Zealand in the 1st innings of the 2nd Test© Twitter

Joe Root has been in stunning form with the bat over the past year and in the opening Test against New Zealand at Lord’s he became the youngest entrant to the elite club with 10,000 runs in Test cricket. The former England captain continued his rich vein of form in the ongoing second Test at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, scoring a brilliant 176 to lead England’s response to New Zealand’s huge first innings of 553. As Joe Root reached the magic three-digit notch. , a few stars of the English Women’s Team were in the stadium to witness the special beat.

Among them was fast bowler Katherine Brunt, who was recently married to England team-mate Nat Sciver. Brunt celebrated Root’s century by twerking, leaving former English Women star Isa Guha and her partner Sciver in the lurch. Both Guha and Sciver sat next to Brunt.

England’s Barmy Army shared Katherine Brunt’s video on their Twitter handle:

England won the toss and chose to bowl, but the decision seemed to backfire when New Zealand piled up on the runs at Trent Bridge.

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Daryl Mitchell (190) and Tom Blundell (106) hit excellent hundreds when New Zealand scored 553 in their first innings.

In response, England lost Zak Crawley early, but Alex Lees and Ollie Pope scored 141 runs around the second wicket to give the hosts a strong start. Root and Pope then pulverized the New Zealand bowling team.

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