Twitter reacts as Mohammed Shami takes a 5-fer against New Zealand on his World Cup comeback
Mohammed Shami took 5 wickets against New Zealand in ICC Cricket World Cup 2023.
In an electrifying contest at Dharamshala, India are facing New Zealand in match No. 21 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. After winning the toss, India opted to field first. New Zealand’s innings got off to a rocky start as Devon Conway departed early, Will Young was bowled out by Mohammed Shami, leaving New Zealand at 19 for 2.
Rachin Ravindra then played a pivotal role, crafting a magnificent innings of 75 runs. However, it was Daryl Mitchell who took center stage, scoring a spectacular century with 130 runs to his name. New Zealand reaching a competitive total of 273 runs.
Mohammed Shami picks a 5-fer
Indian bowling attack, led by Mohammed Shami, showcased a stunning performance. Shami was the stand-out star, claiming five crucial wickets for 54 runs in his ten overs, including a spell that tilted the match in India’s favor. Shami was on the brink of an another World Cup hat-trick, having picked two consecutive wickets. His fiery pace and impeccable line and length caused chaos in New Zealand camp.
Fans worldwide erupted in celebration to honor Shami’s outstanding five-wicket haul.
Here’s how twitter reacted to Shami’s 5-fer against New Zealand: