New Zealand in the 2023 World Cup. Australia won the match by 5 runs in a thrilling encounter. It was an exciting game where New Zealand required 19 runs in the final over, but they fell short by 5 runs. Both teams put up strong performances, with notable batting by players like Rachin Ravindra for New Zealand and James Neesham. However, Australia’s strong batting display earlier set a target of 389 runs for New Zealand to chase.
In the match, Australian players like David Warner and Travis Head made significant contributions with the bat, while New Zealand’s James Neesham and Rachin Ravindra performed impressively. The match witnessed some remarkable bowling performances as well.
The playing elevens for both teams were:
Australia: David Warner, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, Steven Smith, Marnus Labuschagne, Josh Inglis (wicketkeeper), Glenn Maxwell, Pat Cummins (captain), Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood.
New Zealand: Devon Conway, Will Young, Rachin Ravindra, Daryl Mitchell, Tom Latham (wicketkeeper/captain), Glenn Phillips, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult.