New Zealand vs Ireland Highlights: New Zealand beat Ireland by 35 runs

NZ vs IRE Higlights, T20 World Cup 2022 37th Match: New Zealand beat Ireland by 35 runs.

New Zealand vs Ireland Highlights, T20 WC 2022, 37th Match, Super 12 Group 1: A comfortable win for New Zealand as they have almost secured their place in the semifinals with a 35-run victory over Ireland. Ireland openers Andrew Balbirnie and Paul Stirling were smashing the Blackcaps bowlers all around in the first 8 overs, adding 68 runs for the first wicket. Once the spinners were introduced, Ireland succumbed in the run chase. It all started with Mitchell Santner breaking this dangerous-looking Balbirnie via a chopped-on dismissal. Then Ish Sodhi came in and picked a couple of wickets, followed by Lockie Ferguson and Tim Southee chipping in to decimate the middle and lower order of the Irish side.

Brief Scores

New Zealand XI: 185 for 6 (Kane Williamson 61, Finn Allen 32; Josh Little 3/22, Gareth Delany 2/30)

Ireland XI: 150 for 9 (Paul Stirling 37, Andy Balbirnie 30; Lockie Ferguson 3/22, Mitchell Santner 2/26, Tim Southee 2/29).


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