The loss to England on boundary count after 100 overs and two Super Overs was a bitter pill to swallow.In what arguably was the most thrilling world cup final ever. Kane Williamson finished the World Cup with 578 runs.Fourth on the overall list but took home the Player of the Tournament award as a consolation price.
Here are the final moments in case you missed it!
Thinnest of margins on which the match was decided!
#1. Kane Williamson takes all the questions and his answers are genuine examples of anything can happen in sports!
It certainly wasn’t just one extra run. There were so many small parts in that match that could have gone either way as we saw throughout the whole game.
#2. On the overthrow off Ben Stokes’ bat in the last over!
It was a little bit of a shame, wasn’t it? It’s unfortunately the sort of game we play, this sort of thing happens from time to time, you just hope it doesn’t happen in moments like that. It’s pretty tough, but it probably wasn’t going to be for us.
#3. Williamson might have managed to keep his emotions in check but a few of the New Zealand players could not hide their tears.
#4. Jimmy Neesham Tweeted after the final.
#5. Martin Guptill is inconsolable after the loss.
#6. Kane Williamson signs off with heartwarming words despite losing a world cup final.
There will be a time when we will look back at the game very fondly because there were some incredible performances yesterday.”
Yes, New Zealand should be proud that they played a massive hand in making the 2019 World Cup final one of the greatest matches in cricket’s history.