Australia is up towards it to make the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup after England claimed a 20 run victory over New Zealand on Tuesday evening.
Batting first, England posted a really aggressive 179 on the Gabba and bowled fantastically to defend the entire.
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Jos Buttler made essentially the most of being dropped twice, together with by New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson, to topscore with 73 off 47 balls.
The England captain was ably supported by his opening companion Alex Hales, who had 52 off 40.
In reply, New Zealand began slowly however powerhouses batter Glenn Phillips was given a lifeline when Moeen Ali dropped a sitter within the tenth over when he was on 15.
Williamson’s innings of 40 off 40 balls did his aspect no favours because the required run fee crept up.
As soon as Sam Curran dismissed Phillips for 62 (off 36 balls), the Kiwi run chase stuttered as England’s bowlers put the clamps on.
The consequence means New Zealand, England and Australia are all on 5 factors in Group 1, however with vastly totally different web run charges.
New Zealand (+2.233) has by far the perfect web run fee, adopted by England (+0.55) and Australia (-0.304).
All three groups will go in as heavy favourites, that means Australia might want to thrash Afghanistan on Friday evening and depend on different outcomes falling their means.
New Zealand play Eire on Friday afternoon and England will know what’s required of them once they tackle Sri Lanka on Saturday.
Australia will rue a missed alternative after permitting Eire to make 137 once they have been on the ropes at 5/25 at one stage within the 42-run win on Monday.