Sharjah: Batting continues against New Zealand in pursuit of Namibia’s target.
The thrilling T20 World Cup continues in Dubai. Today, Namibia and New Zealand are competing in the Group 2 match in Sharjah in which Namibia won the toss and invited New Zealand to play first. The Kiwis scored 163 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
For New Zealand, James Nishan scored 35 and Glenn Phillips 39, skipper Kane Williamson scored 28, but the openers did not perform well, with Martin Guptill scoring 18 and Mitchell 19.
It should be noted that Namibia has played 3 matches so far in which it has won only one while New Zealand has won 2 out of 3 matches so far.