Congratulations to the New Zealand cricket team who make it to the finals for the second consecutive time.
New Zealand bowl out the Indian Cricket team and enter the finals of the World Cup.
WE'RE INTO THE @cricketworldcup FINAL! @JimmyNeesh gets the final wicket, caught behind by Latham. We're off to the @HomeOfCricket! #INDvNZ #BACKTHEBLACKCAPS #CWC19 @PhotosportNZ pic.twitter.com/MBBpQ9ZCEt— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) July 10, 2019
MS Dhoni is dismissed after he was run out by Martin Guptill.
Fifty and run out? A direct hit, and they're going upstairs to check... pic.twitter.com/rjleGU7Ojm— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 10, 2019
Jadeja's fighting innings comes to an end.
WICKET!— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 10, 2019
Williamson takes the catch, under enormous pressure!
Is there anyone else in the world you'd want to keep his cool in that moment?
Jadeja goes. Can his team-mates complete the job?#INDvNZ | #CWC19
India aiming to finish strong as they bring up their 200.
Showing everyone how it's done !! MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja bring up their 100 run partnership.
Ravindra Jadeja has accelerated his innings and is looking to score runs at a more quicker rate.
Ravindra Jadeja is well supported by the former Indian skipper MS Dhoni.
Ravindra Jadeja brings up his 50 at a crucial stage for India.
The sword twirl comes out âï¸— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 10, 2019
Ravindra Jadeja brings up a brilliant fifty from just 39 balls ðª
He's keeping India in this game - can he take them over the line?#INDvNZ | #CWC19 | #TeamIndia pic.twitter.com/WWJDgInWaE
Dhoni-Jadeja bring up their 50 run partnership as India fights back.
All of India's hopes rely on MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja to ensure a berth in the finals of the World Cup.
Pressure on MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja to seal the match for India as they are the last recognizable batting pair for India right now.
Hardik Pandya departs for 32. Dhoni-Jadeja, the last proper batsmen on the crease for India.
The run rate is slowly climbing and has already crossed 7. Indians need to start scoring more runs per over now.
Rishab Pant is dismissed as he tried to hit a big shot and is caught near the boundary line.
50 up for team India as Pant and Pandya play on.
Tense moments as Hardik Pandya mistimes a pull but luckily it lands between 2 NZ fielders.
Our former Indian skipper is yet to walk out for India.
Jimmy Neesham took a great catch to dismiss Dinesh Kartik, Hardik Pandya wallks in for India.
THAT IS RIDICULOUS!— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 10, 2019
Dinesh Karthik skews a thick outside edge, and @JimmyNeesh, diving low, holds onto a blinder!
"One of the great catches," says Mark Nicholas on commentary.
India are 24/4#CWC19 | #INDvNZ
It's up to the wicketkeepers of India now to pass through the New Zealand pace storm and sail the boat towards victory.
KL Rahul talks the long walk back to the pavilion.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli is dismissed. India in trouble.
Rohit Sharma is back in the pavilion. Dream start for New Zealand.
Tim Southee is on the pitch as he has replaced Henry Nicholls.
A tight right hamstring is keeping Henry Nicholls off the park for India's chase... Tim Southee on in his place ð#INDvNZ #BACKTHEBLACKCAPS #CWC19 @PhotosportNZ— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) July 10, 2019
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Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul start off India's chase.
3 quick wickets for India as they restrict New Zealand to 239.
BLACKCAPS finish 239/8 with @RossLTaylor top scoring on 74 ð We've got an interesting chase in store, runs on the board ð³ð¿ v ð®ð³#INDvNZ #BACKTHEBLACKCAPS #CWC19 @PhotosportNZ— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) July 10, 2019
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Bhuvneshwar Kumar gets the better of Henry.
Ravindra Jadeja has had a major impact on the field for team India in the ongoing World Cup.
Sir Jadeja can do nothing wrong today.
Jadeja and his golden arm help India dismiss Ross Taylor.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar to start back and finish his over.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar has the ball, Ross Taylor to face.— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 10, 2019
Let's play (again)!
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According to our on-ground cricket journalist Harit Joshi, "It is bright and sunny in Manchester at the moment". Read our weather update for the day
The many moods of Virat Kohli during the India vs New Zealand semifinal.
All the fans will be praying for a sunny day tomorrow.
Play suspended. Will resume tomorrow at 10.30 AM local time. Fans should keep their tickets for re-entry tomorrow. The match will continue from where it left off with New Zealand at 211/5 in 46.1 overs
The match has been suspended for the day. New Zealand will walk in at 3 pm IST and bat their remaining overs.
With the rain unrelenting, play has been called off for the day. New Zealand will resume their innings tomorrow at 10.30am on 211/5 with 3.5 overs to bat.— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 9, 2019
Here's hoping for better weather tomorrow ð¤#INDvNZ | #CWC19 pic.twitter.com/p9KdXPdd0g
Our happiness was shortlived as the rains have returned.
The umpires will conduct an inspection of the ground and the pitch at 10:40 pm IST.
UPDATE - Inspection at 6.10 PM local, 22.40 IST #CWC19— BCCI (@BCCI) July 9, 2019
Good News !!! We can expect the game to resume today, provided the inspection goes well.
No more news on the play resuming as off now.
Every cricket fan right now...
The rain has played a major spoilsport today as the chances of the game resuming today are very unlikely.
Cricket fans express their disappointment with ICC due to poor scheduling of the tournament.
We have waited 4 years to see your rain and covers.. Thanks ICC ð @cricketworldcup @ICC— Subash Rajan (@SubashRajan12) July 9, 2019
#Manchester #indiavsNewzealand #TeamIndia #INDvNZ #Bumrah #SachinOpensAgain #SirJadeja pic.twitter.com/JyX4sb5BK9
Update: Rain has increased at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground and more play today looks unlikely. If the match is called off today, we have a reserve day and the match will resume tomorrow with New Zealand at 211/5 in 46.1 overs.
Rain interrupts play as the covers are being brought onto the pitch and the players move off the field,
Ross Taylor brings up his half-century in style.
Hardik Pandya adds another one to his wickets tally as he dismisses Jimmy Neesham.
Kane Williamson scored 548 runs in this tournament and has now surpassed his fellow teammate M Guptill (547 runs) becoming the highest run-scorer for New Zealand in a single World Cup.
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson departs as Jimmy Neesham walks in for New Zealand.
Ross Taylor has batted beautifully and forged a good partnership with skipper Kane Williamson. The Indian teams need to pick up wickets and restrict News Zealand to a low total.
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Kane Williamson is New Zealand form the front as he registers yet another 50.
Fifty for #KaneWilliamson— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 9, 2019
Yet another invaluable knock from the New Zealand skipper - his fourth fifty-plus score of #CWC19
He's converted two of the previous three into hundreds. Can he do so again today?#INDvNZ | #BACKTHEBLACKCAPS pic.twitter.com/ok48n5sA9M
Indian bowlers have a tight grip on the match right now.
Hardik Pandya is back on the field for India.
Hardik Pandya gives India an injury scare, walks off the field.
Jadeja breaks the partnership, sends Henry Nicholls back in the hut.
Ravindra Jadeja is the main man for India!— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 9, 2019
He bowls Henry Nicholls with a beauty, turning one back in between bat and pad.
A solid partnership comes to an end. Ross Taylor walks in...#INDvNZ | #CWC19 pic.twitter.com/bs8hVDfgSb
Kane Williamson and Henry Nicholls have brought up their 50 runs partnership. The duo's partnership can prove to be dangerous for India.
Can Jasprit Bumrah surpass Zaheer Khan's record?
Most wickets in a single World Cup by an Indian bowler: -— Victor Tarapore (@VictorTarapore) July 9, 2019
21 - Zaheer Khan (2011)
18 - Umesh Yadav (2015)
18 - Roger Binny (1983)
18 - Zaheer Khan (2003)
18 - Jasprit Bumrah (2019)ð
In exalted company!#MakeStatsGreatAgain #INDvNZ #NZvIND #TeamIndia #Jasprit Bumrah
New Zealand openers have once again failed to provide a solid start to their team.
New Zealand's #CWC19 first-wicket stands:— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 9, 2019
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The Black Caps' opening woes continue...#INDvNZ pic.twitter.com/O23WB8vomJ
Great first few overs for India as New Zealand batsmen look to settle down and get their eye in.
Jasprit Bumrah provides the dream start to India as Martin Guptill is back in the hut.
The pressure tells!— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) July 9, 2019
Jasprit Bumrah gets one to bounce and move away, Martin Guptill fends, and the thick edge flies to #ViratKohli at second slip.
What a start this has been from India!#INDvNZ | #CWC19 pic.twitter.com/vMUngjQWIO
India begin their bowling with maiden overs by Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah
Ex cricketers Kapil Dev, Farokh Engineer and Mahela Jayawardene were spotted entering the ground for the big match. (Pics/ Harit Joshi)
Hardik Pandya's father is at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground to watch his son play today. Watch this interaction he had with our on-ground cricket journalist Harit Joshi.
Even a heart attack did not stop this Indian fan, dressed up like Batman, from attending India's semifinal vs New Zealand.
#WorldCup2019 |#TeamIndia fan Rajesh Gupta had a heart attack six weeks ago but still makes it to the #IndiaVsNewZealand Semifinal. Share us your crazy fan pictures or videos on social media using the hashtag #TeamIndiaFanContest and we will feature them.@Haritjoshi pic.twitter.com/LMXBKtlHc5— mid-day (@mid_day) July 9, 2019
New Zealand wins the toss and elects to bat. For India, Yuzvendra Chahal makes it back into the team and replaces Kuldeep Yadav. Our on-ground cricket expert Harit Joshi caught up with the former England cricketer Monty Panesar to talk about what India should do to win today.
#WorldCup2019 |— mid-day (@mid_day) July 9, 2019
Our sports journalist @Haritjoshi caught up with former #England spinner #MontyPanesar ahead of the #IndvsNZ Semifinal.#CricketWorldCup2019 #TeamIndia #BackTheBlackCaps pic.twitter.com/8PcWaPQzaW
Cricket enthusiasts in India are skipping work today to watch the all-important semi-final between India and New Zealand.