featurecricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 Final | How and where can New Zealand beat England

Against all odds, New Zealand now find themselves in the World Cup final, and all that stands between them and glory is the mighty English team. England might be firm favorites heading into this encounter, but make no mistake, the Kiwis are here to make history of their own at Lord’s on Sunday.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Kane Williamson and Colin Munro make mockery of Windies fielding to run Four runs on one ball

Well, it is not a secret anymore that Windies are one of the weakest, if not the weakest, fielding sides but what they did today was beyond the realms of fantasy. Although Evin Lewis managed to save the ball from going for a four, Kane Williamson and Colin Munro ran four runs between the wickets.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Quinton de Kock fails to spot clean nick to gift Kane Williamson extra life

In any competitive cricket match, we usually see the wicketkeeper going for an appeal if he spots the ball going even close past the bat. However, in a World Cup game between South Africa and New Zealand, Quinton de Kock didn’t even appeal after Kane Williamson had nicked the ball from Imran Tahir.
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featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand's predicted XI for game against India

New Zealand might have a perfect record so far but it has come with an Asterisk due to the level of opponents. Now, as they get ready to take on an Indian side that has just lost Shikhar Dhawan, the Kiwis will want to prove their doubters wrong and take a big step towards making the final four.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand’s Predicted XI for their game against Afghanistan

After winning the first two games of the tournament, New Zealand are better placed and hope to carry on their winning momentum for the next game against Afghanistan. While they are settled and there is hardly any need of change, Ish Sodhi may replace Colin de Grandhomme keeping the wicket in mind.
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featurecricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand’s predicted XI for Bangladesh clash

New Zealand will back themselves to come through against high-flying Bangladesh in their second encounter of the ongoing ICC World Cup 2019 on Wednesday. The Kiwis registered a resounding 10-wicket win against Sri Lanka and will take on Mashrafe Mortaza-led Bangladesh at the Oval today.
Daniel Arambur
newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Terrific effort from bowlers, says Kane Williamson after win against Sri Lanka

Kane Williamson has stated that it was a terrific effort from the New Zealand bowlers to restrict Sri Lanka to just 136 runs in 29.2 overs in Saturday’s encounter at Cardiff. New Zealand had won a crucial toss on a green wicket and opted to bowl first, resulting in a perfect outcome for them.
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featurecricket3 months ago

NZ vs SL | Takeaways: Sri Lanka’s problematic defense and New Zealand pacers haunting in a pack

On a slightly green cover, New Zealand rolled Sri Lanka over at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff and started their campaign with a 10-wicket win. While Martin Guptill and Colin Munro batted beautifully, their pacers were the most attractive to watch as they put on a show of short ball, seam and swing.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket3 months ago

Warm-up games don’t carry same intensity, says Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson has stated that warm-up games don't carry the same intensity as an actual match, referring to the encounter between New Zealand and India on Saturday. New Zealand completely decimated India as they wrapped them up for 179 before chasing down the target comfortably in the 38th over.
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featurecricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Delhi Capitals’ batting failure cost them a spot in the final

Delhi Capitals’ batting collapsed like ninepins in the all-important Qualifier 2, which paved way for Chennai Super Kings into the final against Mumbai Indians. DC posted a modest total of 147, which was just not enough to contain the star-studded CSK’s batting as they won the game by six wickets.
Suraj Choudhari