In an exciting match on Saturday at the Cricket World Cup 2023 in Dharamsala, Australia defeated New Zealand by five runs to extend their winning streak.
On Saturday, Australia defeated New Zealand by five runs in an exciting game to extend their winning streak in the Cricket World Cup 2023 in Dharamsala. Australia batted first and amassed 388 before dismissing the Kiwis for 383 in 50 overs. Travis Head hit 109 off 67 balls in his World Cup debut, and he and David Warner (81 off 65 balls) shared 175 runs for the first wicket. Glenn Maxwell (41) and Jos Inglis (38) upped the tempo towards the finish, as did Pat Cummins, who hammered 37 off only 14 balls. Glenn Phillips played admirably with the ball, finishing with numbers of 3 for 37 as his teammates were brought to the cleaners.Rachin Ravindra, a centurion, led the way for New Zealand with a counterattacking 116 off 89 balls.