1st Test: Tim Southee treble rocks England on Day 3

Jonathan Trott (56) and Joe Root (71) shared a third-wicket stand of 123 before the latter's exit sparked England's slump. Southee had close figures of three for 34 in 14 overs.

updated: May 19, 2013 00:22 IST
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London: Tim Southee bowled New Zealand back into contention in the first Test against England with a dramatic burst late on the third day at Lord's on Saturday.

At stumps, England were 180 for six in their second innings -- a lead of 205 runs.

England were building a sound position at 159 for two when paceman Southee wrested back the initiative with three wickets for four runs in 17 balls.

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