Tammy Beaumont shined with a scintillating knock of 97 from just 65 balls as England cruised to victory in the first T20I against New Zealand by 46 runs.
Amelia Kerr has pulled out of New Zealand women's team's upcoming tour of England to focus on her mental health and well-being.
Tim Paine said England wasn't at their strongest in the series against New Zealand and the Joe Root-led squad will be different in the Ashes this year.
New Zealand won a two-match contest 1-0, taking just 11 overs and 52 minutes' playing time on the fourth day to complete a convincing eight-wicket win in the second Test.
New Zealand, who were second behind India in the previous ICC team rankings update, jumped to top spot by gaining three rating points.
Nasser Hussain wants England to adopt the old-school method and get that big first innings score when playing Test cricket.
Chris Silverwood has admitted the hosts were obviously not good enough on day three of the second Test against New Zealand.
It was an encouraging sign for New Zealand ahead of their appearance in next week's inaugural World Test Championship final against India at Southampton.
Lawrence was with Mark Wood (16 not out) at stumps in front of a boisterous crowd of 18,000 at Edgbaston and just 14 runs off Burns' top scorer of 81, which backed up the opener's 132 at Lord's.
There were six changes in total in the New Zealand team from the drawn first test at Lord's, including the return of left-arm seamer Trent Boult.
Anderson will surpass the mark of 161 Tests he currently shares with retired former England captain Alastair Cook, a close friend, should he be included in the hosts' side for the second Test.
Williamson has been ruled out as he rests his irritated left elbow.
England, who have not lost a home red-ball series since 2014, were 170-3 in 70 overs when a draw was agreed to leave this two-match contest all square ahead of next week's second Test at Edgbaston.
The Black Caps were in charge from the outset as opener Devon Conway marked his Test debut with a brilliant 200.
Southee (6/43) claimed six wickets spread over two days to dismiss hosts England for 275 in their first innings just before tea on Saturday.