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IND vs NZ | Legends react as Ajaz Patel emulates Anil Kumble, Jim Laker in a record 10-wicket haul

Ajaz Patel achieved a special milestone, when he bagged all 10 wickets in the first innings of the ongoing second India-New Zealand Test in Mumbai. The left-arm spinner returned 10/119, and joined legendary yesteryear spinners, England’s Jim Laker and India’s Anil Kumble, in achieving the feat.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts as Jimmy Neesham’s ‘ghost six’ almost costs Santner his wicket

Cameramen losing sight of the ball is a common occurrence in cricket but very rarely does it happen to almost everyone. But that is what happened today as both batsmen, Jimmy Neesham and Mitchell Santner, lost sight of the ball and tried to steal a run with the ball in the bowler’s hand.
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newscricket2 months ago

 T20 World Cup 2021 | You don’t come halfway around the world just to win semi-final, says Jimmy Neesham

After a match-winning show in the T20 World Cup 2021 semi-final against England, Jimmy Neesham now sets his eyes on the ultimate prize. The all-rounder sure of there being “a bigger outpouring of emotion”, should New Zealand beat Australia in the tournament final in Dubai on Sunday, November 14.
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newscricket2 months ago

New Zealand is strongest all-format team in the world right now, feels Michael Atherton

Former England captain Michael Atherton hailed New Zealand as the strongest all-format team in the world, after they romped into the final of T20 World Cup 2021. The Blackcaps defeated 2016 runners-up England by five wickets in first semi-final of the tournament in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup semi-final | Jimmy Neesham's picture after New Zealand win goes viral - 'Job finished? I don't think so'

New Zealand were in need of 60 runs off 29 balls when Jimmy Neesham walked to the middle and fired 27 runs off just 11 balls as his team beat England by 5 wickets and entered the final of T20 World Cup 2021. After the win, Contrary to his thrilled teammates Neesham did not even move from his seat.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Daryl Mitchell batted beautifully in high pressure situation, says Kane Williamson as New Zealand storm into final

Kane Williamson lauded Daryl Mitchell, whose unbeaten 72 powered New Zealand to a five-wicket win over England in the first semi-final of T20 World Cup 2021 in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Mitchell struck four fours and as many sixes in a 47-ball knock to seal the chase with an over to spare.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts as Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham power New Zealand to final

Daryl Mitchell starred with a well-crafted 72* to power New Zealand to a five-wicket win against England in the first semi-final of T20 World Cup 2021 in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. New Zealand will play their third straight ICC tournament final, after 2019 World Cup and 2021 World Test Championship.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | We’ll prepare for Afghanistan just like every other game, says Jimmy Neesham

New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham played down the hype on his side’s last Super 12s clash against Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi on Sunday - a virtual-quarter final match-up given the Group 2 standings. India too, stand an outside chance, if only Afghanistan defeat Kane Williamson’s men.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Looking forward to Afghanistan challenge, says Kane Williamson after New Zealand defeat Namibia

Kane Williamson admitted that New Zealand were challenged by Namibia on a tough Sharjah surface on Sunday. After a 52-run win, their third at the T20 World Cup 2021, Williamson now looks forward to the Afghanistan clash on Sunday, which would set up the second semi-final spot from Group 2.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts as New Zealand overcome Namibia hurdle to inch closer to semi-finals

New Zealand registered a crucial 52-run win over Namibia in Sharjah on Friday - their third at the T20 World Cup 2021 - to inch closer to a semi-final berth. That sets up their clash against Afghanistan on Sunday as a virtual quarterfinal, with India too in the mix with an outside chance.
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