England’s cricket team secured a 2-0 lead in the four-match Twenty20 International series against New Zealand with an impressive 95-run victory. Johnny Bairstow scored an unbeaten 86 runs off 60 balls, while Harry Brook contributed 67 runs from 36 balls as England finished with a total of 198 runs for four wickets. Debutant Gus Atkinson shone with four wickets in the match, dismissing key New Zealand players. Adil Rashid also made history by becoming England’s leading T20 wicket-taker. England’s strong performance puts them in a commanding position in the series, with the third T20 scheduled to be held at Edgbaston on Sunday.