India beat New Zealand by 70 runs. India enters the final of the World Cup with a 70-run win over New Zealand in the first semifinal in Mumbai. The Black Caps were bowled out for 327 in their reply, with pacer Shami (7-57) taking the first four wickets — including two in three deliveries when New Zealand was going well on 220-2. Daryl Mitchell hit 134 off 119 balls. Shami has three five-wicket hauls in six appearances this World Cup and a record four in total at the tournament.
India beat New Zealand by 70 runs | World Cup 2023
India scored high against New Zealand in the first World Cup semi-final as Virat Kohli and Shreyas Iyer slammed tons to lead India to 397 runs. The Kiwis need 398 runs to win against India and qualify for the World Cup 2023 semi-finals. Virat Kohli created history at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, as he surpassed legendary cricket Sachin Tendulkar with his 50th ODI century. He also became the second Indian batter to have a World Cup 100 against New Zealand after Sunil Gavaskar.
Virat Kohli slammed his 6th half-century in ICC World Cup 2023, and the Indian star is eyeing to break Sachin Tendulkar’s record and become the first batter to hit 50 ODI centuries. Shubman Gill is back in the pavilion after getting retired hurt, and Shreyas Iyer is playing his role well. India’s star batter Virat Kohli is on the crease as New Zealand pacer Tim Southee dismissed Rohit Sharma. Good start for Team India, but New Zealand has also made some comeback with the wicket of the Indian skipper.