In the first match of the ICC t20 World Cup Super 12 round, New Zealand defeated Australia. New Zealand won by a score of 89 runs. New Zealand batted first and scored 200 runs in 20 overs for the loss of three wickets. The Australian team came out to bat in reply and were all out for 111 runs in 17.1 overs.
When Australia’s batting line failed, only Glenn Maxwell batted well. Maxwell scored 28 runs from 20 balls and hit 3 fours and 1 six; this six was the highlight of the Australian innings.
Maxwell received a standing ovation when he hit Ish Sodhi, who came in to bowl the 12th over, for a 95-meter six with a switch hit. Meanwhile, Ish Sodhi bowled out Glenn Maxwell in the very next over.
Watch, Glenn Maxwell’s 95 Meters Switch Hit Six Against Ish Sodhi:
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Match Summary – New Zealand vs Australia, Super 12, ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2022:
|New Zealand – 200-3||20 Overs|
|Devon Conway – 92*(58)
Finn Allen – 42(16)
|Josh Hazlewood – 2/46
Adam Zampa – 1/39
|Australia – 111-10||17.1 Overs|
|Glenn Maxwell – 28(20)
Pat Cummins – 21(18)
|Tim Southee – 3/6
Mitchell Santner – 3/31
|Man Of The Match: Devon Conway|