Michael Bracewell Scores 24 Runs Off 5 Balls In New Zealand’s Record Chase vs Ireland In 1st ODI. Watch

Michael Bracewell Scores 24 Runs Off 5 Balls In New Zealand’s Record Chase vs Ireland In 1st ODI. Watch

New Zealand beat Ireland by one wicket in the first ODI of a three-match series at The Village, Dublin on Sunday. The match lasted until the last ball, but Michael Bracewell’s century helped the Black Caps emerge as the final winners by a narrow margin. Chasing 301 against Ireland, New Zealand needed 20 runs in the last over to win. The match was tilted in favor of hosts Ireland but Bracewell held his nerves and sealed the game for New Zealand despite all odds.

New Zealand need 20 runs to win and Ireland have experienced fast bowlers. Craig Young In the last over, Bracewell needed just five balls to lead their team to victory as they scored 4,4,6,4,6 to seal the dramatic victory.

The Brasswell show in the last over also saw New Zealand become the first team to chase 20 runs in the 50th over of the men’s ODIs. Earlier, England had chased the most 18 runs in the 50th over against Australia in 1987.

Watch Michael Bracewell’s last over show in Ireland vs New Zealand thriller here:

By the time they reached the Bracewell crease, New Zealand was tilting 120/5. Southpaw not only got the Black Caps out of the hot water but also helped them win the match, courtesy 127 off 82 balls, including a thrilling end of the last over.

The New Zealand captain said the way Michael (Bracewell) maintained his dominance with the tail was brilliant, it was a special knock. Tom Latham Said after the match.

Promoted.

ride on Harry TractorOf 113 and Curtis KempferK43, Ireland made 300/9 while batting first against New Zealand in the first ODI. In response, the guests saved a ball and reached home. Apart from Bracewell, Martin Guptill also helped New Zealand with an innings of 51 runs.

(With AFP input)

Topics covered in this article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.