[ad_1] ​Hosts India braced for 'pressure' World Cup semi-final against New Zealand

Nov 15, 2023

​Hosts India braced for 'pressure' World Cup semi-final against New Zealand


India's dominance in the tournament

Team India has won all nine of their league games and boasts a formidable fast-bowling line-up.

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New Zealand's previous success vs India

New Zealand defeated India in the 2019 World Cup semi-final and are looking to repeat their success.

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India's long wait for World Cup success

Team India has not won a World Cup title since 2011 and is eager to claim their third title.

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New Zealand's strong batting line-up

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson and batsman Rachin Ravindra are key players in their batting line-up.

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India won the league stage battle

India defeated New Zealand in the league stage, with Shami taking 5 wickets and Kohli scoring 95 runs.

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India's home advantage

The semi-final will take place at Rohit Sharma's home ground, Wankhede Stadium, giving India an advantage.

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New Zealand's strong bowling attack

New Zealand's pace attack, led by Trent Boult and Tim Southee, poses a threat to India's batting line-up.

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Dravid backs Team India

India's coach Rahul Dravid acknowledges the pressure but believes in the team's ability to handle it.

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New Zealand's break-out star

Rachin Ravindra, a young left-handed batsman, has impressed with his performances in the World Cup.

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