India vs NZ T20 World Cup: Williamson-Conway Take NZ Home by 8 Wickets

2021 T20 World Cup: The match is a virtual knock-out with both India and New Zealand having lost to Pakistan.

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India vs NZ T20 World Cup: Williamson-Conway Take NZ Home by 8 Wickets
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NZ Win by 8 Wickets

Williamson hits the winning runs of Shardul Thakur, three deliveries in to the 15th over.

Williamson remained unbeaten with Conway. India have now lost their first two games and face elimination.

India remain 5th on the points table with 0 points from 2 games. Pakistan and Afghanistan are the top 2 in the group.

10:24 PM , 31 Oct

NZ: 108/2 After 14 Overs

Pandya comes in for another over and this time he’s taken to the cleaners by Williamson. Ramps him over leg slip and then goes inside out over extra cover to take NZ closer. They end the over with 3 more needed.

Daryl Mitchell during his 49 against India in the 2021 T20 World Cup 

Image: ICC

10:20 PM , 31 Oct

NZ: 96/2 After 13 Overs 

Bumrah strikes to delay the inevitable and deny Mitchell a well deserved half-century. He’s caught for 49 at long on by Rahul as NZ pick two runs with Devon Conway joining Williamson for the home stretch.

10:17 PM , 31 Oct

India Strike With Bumrah 

Approaching a 50, Mitchell looks to go big and get it in style against Bumrah but is caught at long on for 49 by KL Rahul. India strike, delay the inevitable.

10:13 PM , 31 Oct

NZ: 94/1 After 12 Overs

Hardik Pandya finally rolls his arm over for an over. Everyone’s been waiting for it. But was it a good idea considering the game’s as good as gone and his fitness is a concern. He’s conceded 5 singles.

Published: 31 Oct 2021, 6:45 PM IST
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