Indian cricket staff skipper Rohit Sharma offered an explosive begin to his facet however missed out on his half-century throughout the Cricket World Cup 2023 semifinal towards New Zealand on Wednesday. Rohit seemed fully in management towards the Kiwi bowlers and was in a position to slam 47 runs off simply 29 deliveries with the assistance of 4 fours and 4 sixes. It lastly took a sensational catch from Kane Williamson off the bowling of Tim Southee to finish his innings however not earlier than he handed India a strong benefit firstly of the match. Wife Ritika Sajdeh was dissatisfied along with his dismissal and her response has gone viral on social media.
Earlier. Rohit Sharma gained the toss and opted to bat towards New Zealand.
Indian skipper Rohit Sharma stated throughout the time of toss, «We are gonna bat first. Looks like a good pitch. Looks like on the slower side. Whatever we do, we need to do well. I think it was back in 2019 when we played the semis. NZ is one of the most consistent sides. Very important day. Constantly, talking about how important it is about turning up on that day. Same team.»
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New Zealand captain Kane Williamson stated throughout the time of toss, «We would have batted first. Hopefully, some dew later. Amazing occasion. Four years ago, similar situation but a different location. They have been playing some good cricket. Always a building phase between the tournaments. Need to assess what is in front of you when the tournament starts. We are going with the same team from the previous match.»
India (Playing XI):Rohit Sharma(c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(w), Suryakumar Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj
New Zealand (Playing XI): Devon Conway, Rachin Ravindra, Kane Williamson(c), Daryl Mitchell, Mark Chapman, Glenn Phillips, Tom Latham(w), Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult.
(With ANI inputs)
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