Cricket World Cup T20 2021: Pakistan’s cricket team has won the T20 World Cup for the second time in a row. Pakistan beat New Zealand by 5 wickets in a thrilling match to climb to the top of the table. In the New Zealand vs. Pakistan game against New Zealand in Sharjah, Pakistan pitched first and held New Zealand to 134 runs. After that, Pakistan struggled to reach the 135-run goal, but veterans Shoaib Malik and Asif Ali played undefeated to help the team win by 5 wickets.
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Pakistan won the draw and chose to go bowling. New Zealand got off to a good start early in the game. Guptill was fired for 17 of 36 runs. Darren Mitchell and Captain Williamman formed a good partnership. They both scored 27 and 25 runs respectively. After him, Devon Conway scored 27 runs to give the team a good goal. This time too, as in Pakistan’s match against India, the Pakistani bowler played brilliantly. Ruff took the most of 4 wickets. Shaheen, Imad, and Hafeez each took a wicket.
Malik-Asif Ali finished the match
The Pakistan team’s starting batsmen, who hit the field to hit a small goal of 135, entered the tent with very few runs. Only starter Rizwan scored 33 runs. While the middle order was also falling, the more experienced Shoaib Malik had a winning association with Asif Ali. This time Malik hit 2 fours and 1 six of 20 balls and scored 26 undefeated runs. Asif Ali hit 27 undefeated on 12 balls with a four and three sixes. He gave Pakistan the victory with 8 balls and 5 wickets.