The visitor team Australia leveled the five T20I series with the victory in today’s match by 2-2. The opener of the Australia team Matthew Wade † has smashed a maximum and a boundary and out with scoring 14 runs. The captain of the team Aaron Finch faced 55 deliveries and scored 79 runs not out. He smashed four 6s and five 4s in his beautiful innings. Josh Philippe contributed 13 runs, Glenn Maxwell 18, and Marcus Stoinis 19. Ish Sodhi took three wickets with leaking 32 runs, Trent Boult dismissed two Australian batsmen and Mitchell Santner took one wicket with giving just 16 runs.
In reply, the home team New Zealand did get manage to score 106 all out in 18.5 overs. Martin Guptill scored 7 runs, Tim Seifert † 19, Kane Williamson (c) 8, Devon Conway 17, Kyle Jamieson 30. Kane Richardson took three wickets. Ashton Agar, Adam Zampa, and Glenn Maxwell three Australian bowlers took two wickets each.
NZ vs AUS Highlights today Friday, 3-05-2021 – 4th T20I (N), Australia tour of New Zealand from Westpac Stadium, Wellington.
Australia won the toss and chose to bat first.
New Zealand team: 1 Martin Guptill, 2 Tim Seifert, 3 Kane Williamson (capt), 4 Devon Conway, 5 Glenn Phillips, 6 Jimmy Neesham, 7 Mitchell Santner, 8 Kyle Jamieson, 9 Tim Southee, 10 Ish Sodhi, 11 Trent Boult.
Australia team: 1 Aaron Finch, 2 Matthew Wade (wk), 3 Josh Philippe, 4 Glenn Maxwell, 5 Marcus Stoinis, 6 Mitchell Marsh, 7 Ashton Agar, 8 Jhye Richardson, 9 Kane Richardson, 10 Adam Zampa, 11 Riley Meredith.
Match Timings: 06:00 GMT | 19:00 Local
Umpires – Chris Brown, Wayne Knights
TV Umpires – Chris Gaffaney
Match Referee – Jeff Crowe
Reserve Umpire – Shaun Haig
Match number – T20I no. 1127