After a humiliating opening for England, New Zealand took total control of the first Test on the third morning which produced 124 runs for the loss of two wickets.
England have been warned to concentrate on beating Italy before they even start to contemplate a potential grand slam date with Wales next week.
Bruce Martin and Hamish Rutherford shared memorable debuts as England’s habit of starting tours sluggishly continued. Rana Malook braved the graveyard shift to follow the day’s play at Dunedin.
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England believe defence will shape their Six Nations grand slam bid as the championship leaders prepare for their final two games against Italy and Wales.
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At the risk of alerting those investigators tasked with detecting even a hint of financial risk-taking on Planet Tennis, Andy Murray is looking a good bet to do very well again at this Australian Open after an uncomplicated win over the German teenager Alexander Zverev on the second day.
Johanna Konta continues to confound her dwindling collection of doubters, not to mention some illustrious opponents, the latest of them the garlanded Venus Williams.