New Zealand vs England, Final World Cup 2019 culminated with the exciting final match on the historic Lords ground, in which England won the Super Over to win the title of New Zealand, won the distinction of becoming the world champion for the first time.Misfortune once again came between New Zealand and the title.
The Kiwi team reached the World Cup final for the second time, but the title once again stayed away from it. Kane Williamson’s team will not be able to win the World Cup for a long time. In the 2015 World Cup finals, New Zealand lost the title to Australia, losing to the title.
By the way, despite the defeat of New Zealand, this match proved to be ‘totally worth the money’. Batting first, winning the toss, the New Zealand team allotted 50 overs and scored 241 runs. Apart from Henry Nicholls (55) and Tom Latham (47), none of the Kiwi team could play good innings.
England’s 242-run target was a fairly easy target for England but due to the loss of wickets from the start, the pressure on England has been increasing. Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler’s century partnership, after falling on a score of 86 runs, gave rise to the victory of England’s fences, but eventually, the team finished out with 241 runs on the last ball of the 50th over.
The match went to Super Over, In the Super Over, England batted first and the duo of Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler made 15 runs, and New Zealand also ended at the same score but for the loss of one wicket, paving the way for an English victory on boundary count.
After winning the World Cup title, host England got $ 4 million (Rs 28 crore) prize money while the runner-up New Zealand team had to satisfy itself with prize money of $ 2 million (Rs 14 crore). In the semi-finals, the two teams, India and Australia, had an amount of 8-8 million dollars.