New Zealand and Australia will tackle one another within the ultimate of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 on Sunday at Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Both groups have by no means gained a T20 World Cup and never lots of people had anticipated these two groups to achieve the ultimate of the continuing version both.
After dropping their first match in opposition to Pakistan, New Zealand bounced again strongly within the Super 12 stage. They went on to win their subsequent 4 matches to complete at quantity two place in Group 2.
New Zealand met England within the semi-final of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Tim Southee and Adam Milne had a fantastic day on the workplace. Both picked one wicket every, nevertheless, Trent Boult conceded 40 runs in his 4 overs with out taking any wicket. Spinners too didn’t have lots of success as England managed to attain 166 runs within the first innings.
New Zealand didn’t get off to a fantastic begin with the bat within the second innings. Their two large match-winners, Kane Williamson and Martin Guptill acquired out inside the primary 3 overs. However, Daryl Mitchell hung in there and took the innings ahead. He stitched an 82-run partnership with Devon Conway, adopted by 40-run stand with Neesham to information New Zealand residence with one over left in the long run.
Mitchell performed an unbeaten match-winning knock of 72 runs off 47 balls, together with 4 fours and 4 sixes. Devon Conway (46 off 38) and James Neesham (27 off 11) additionally made vital contributions with the bat.
Australia, however, are coming into this sport on the again of a 5-wicket win over Pakistan within the second semi-final. Australian bowlers didn’t have a fantastic day with the ball. Mitchell Starc conceded 38 in his 4 overs for two wickets, whereas Hazlewood went for 49 in his 4. Pat Cummins (1 for 30) and Adam Zampa (1 for 22), nevertheless, bowled effectively of their four-over quota. Despite that, Pakistan managed to attain a mammoth 176-run whole within the first innings.
Australia, in reply, didn’t get off to a fantastic begin as Aaron Finch acquired out first ball. David Warner and Mitchell Marsh, nevertheless, made a fantastic restoration. The duo placed on a 51-run stand for the second wicket and denied Pakistan to take full management of the sport. Pakistan, nevertheless, got here again into the competition with fast wickets within the center overs. Wickets at common intervals meant Australia did not create any momentum and located themselves at 96 for five inside 13 overs.
Pakistan, at that stage, had been on track for a win however Marcus Stoinis and Mathew Wade had different plans. The duo stitched an unbeaten 81-run partnership to information their workforce residence. Mathew Wade hit three sixes within the penultimate over to complete the sport with an over left to play. Marcus Stoinis and Mathew Wade remained unbeaten on 40 (31) and 41(17) respectively.
New Zealand vs Australia Head to Head Records: New Zealand’s (NZ) Head to Head Record vs Australia (AUS)- ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Final
Teams Head to Head Records: T20 Internationals
|Stats||Matches||AUS Win||NZ Won||N/R|
|At Dubai International Cricket Stadium||–||–||—||–|
|In the final 5 matches||5||2||3||–|
|In T20 World Cup||1||0||1|
Successful Head-to-Head Records in 1st Batting vs 2nd Batting:
|Innings||AUS gained||NZ gained|
Teams’ and Players’ Records in Head-to-Head Battles:
(Top gamers’ stats)
|Stats||AUS vs NZ||NZ vs AUS|
|Most runs||Aaron Finch: 251 runs||Martin Guptill: 435 runs|
|Highest Individual Score||Ricky Ponting: 98*||Brendon McCullum: 116*|
|Best Batting Average||Andrew Symonds: 117||Brendon McCullum: 57|
|Most Wickets:||Ashton Agar: 13||Ish Sodhi: 16|
|Best economic system price||Nathan Bracken: 4.00||Kane Williamson: 3.00|
|Best Strike Rate:||Michael Kasprowicz: 6.00||Mitchell McClenaghan: 6.00|