First Semi Final: India Vs New Zealand, ICC World Cup 2019
Welcome to our page! We are enthusiastic about providing you complete updates and predictions related to ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. July 09, Tuesday is the most awaiting day for ODI 46 of 48. An exhilarating and flaming match is going to be held between most favorite India and New Zealand in Emirates Old Trafford - Manchester, England. It will be the first Semifinal of this world cup season. The host England will fight for a victory against Australia in the second semifinal on Thursday.
Australia, India, England, and New Zealand already knew that they will be playing in the semifinals. India won the match against Sri Lanka by seven wickets at Headingley on Saturday. They ended the last group match on the winning note. On the other hand, Australia was unlucky and they lost the game by 10 runs against South Africa. India’s win and Australia’s defeat means that India is now on the top of the points table and they will face New Zealand.
It will be a fascinating match because both groups have not faced each other in the entire World Cup yet. They had to play a game on 13 June but it was abandoned by rain. India finished the group matches with just one defeat, seven wins, and 15 points.
On the other hand, New Zealand is on the 4th place with five wins, three losses, and 11 points.
New Zealand took a good start in the world cup and was unbeaten. Suddenly, they started facing defeats and then at the end of group matches, they lost three out of 9 matches. They lost games against Pakistan, Australia, and England.
Rohit Sharma is a dangerous batsman of team India and he completed 647 runs in this world Cup till now. New Zealand’s captain scored a total of 481 runs.
Virat Kohli is the next highest run-getter and he completed 5 half-centuries in the group matches. He got 442 runs in a total and he remained unbeaten in the match against Sri Lanka. KL Rahul is playing excellently and got 111 in the previous game. India’s batting and blowing line both is very strong.
Ross Taylor got 261 runs and he is the first batsman that is in the perfect form. The bowlers have impressed everyone where Ferguson got 17 wickets from seven games. Trent Boult took 15 from eight and he was the second in the world rankings right behind Jasprit Bumrah.
When the match India vs New Zealand is going to be held?
India vs New Zealand match will be held on 09 July 2019.
What is the venue of the ICC Cricket match India vs New Zealand?
Emirates Old Trafford - Manchester, England.
What is the Match starting time?
India vs New Zealand match will begin at 2:30 pm IST.
Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Hardik Pandya, Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul, Vijay Shankar.
New Zealand Players:
Colin Munro, Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson(c), Tom Blundell(w), Ross Taylor, Henry Nicholls, James Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult, Tim Southee, Matt Henry, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham, Ish Sodhi.