New Zealand’s opening batsman, Martin Guptill can not imagine that it has been greater than every week when he featured the dramatic World Cup last towards England, which they misplaced in an unlucky method.
The skilled campaigner is pleased with being part of New Zealand’s group, which put up an inspiring present on the massive event, but additionally upset over the defeat.
“Onerous to imagine it’s been every week since that unbelievable Closing at Lords. I believe it was each the very best and worst day of my cricketing life!” he wrote in an Instagram publish.
“So many various feelings, however primarily proud to characterize New Zealand and play for the @blackcapsnz alongside an incredible group of mates. Thanks to everybody for all of your assist, it has been superb,” he additional wrote.
In a reply to New Zealand’s runs, England obtained all-out with the scores tied, 241, on the final supply of their quota of 50 overs. The ultimate was to be selected tremendous over. Batting first, England scored 15 runs.
Guptill and Jimmy Neesham got here out to chase the goal for New Zealand within the tremendous over and so they wanted 2 runs to win on the final supply, nonetheless, a tie meant England will turn out to be World Champions on the variety of boundaries they scored.
Guptill flicked the ball to sq. leg and obtained run out whereas taking the second run, which made England the World Champions for the primary time.