The T20 World Cup-2021 title match will be played between Australia and New Zealand. While New Zealand had made it to the final after defeating England in the first semi-final, Australia defeated Pakistan by 5 wickets in the second semi-final. This means that the T20 World Cup will get a new champion. While New Zealand has reached the final for the first time, Australia, on the other hand, has managed to reach the title match for the second time after 2010.
Apart from Rizwan and Zaman, Babar Azam (39 off 34) also made valuable contributions with the bat for Pakistan, while Mitchell Starc (2/38) was the most successful bowler for Australia.
In reply, crucial innings from David Warner (49 off 30), Matthew Wade (41 off 17), Marcus Stoinis (40 off 31) and Mitchell Marsh (28 off 22) helped Australia reach five wickets in 19 overs. Helped to chase down the target.
When Australia needed 21 runs from 10 balls, Hasan Ali dropped the catch of Wade. He then hit a winning six off short fine leg, cow corner and then fine leg in the last three balls of Afridi’s 19th over. He was adjudged man of the match.
AUS vs NZ World T20 Final: Finals will be held in Australia and New Zealand, T20 World Cup will get new champion