New Delhi. Jimmy Neesham was part of the New Zealand team that Australia defeated by 8 wickets in the final of the T20 World Cup on Sunday. Neesham returned unbeaten after scoring 13 runs in that match. He hit 1 six off 7 balls and also shared an unbeaten 24 run partnership for the 5th wicket with Tim Seifert. However, in bowling, he bowled 1 over in which 15 runs were lost. After this defeat, he wrote only ‘335’ on Twitter.
Australia created history by defeating New Zealand by 8 wickets on Sunday 14 November in the final played at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. He won his first world title in T20 format. New Zealand made a strong score of 172 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in this match. For that, captain Kane Williamson played a brilliant innings of 85 runs in 48 balls, studded with 10 fours and 3 sixes. After this Australia achieved the target by losing 2 wickets in 18.5 overs. Mitchell Marsh played an excellent innings of 77 runs in 50 balls with 6 fours and 4 sixes and returned unbeaten. David Warner scored 55 runs in 38 balls hitting 4 fours and 3 sixes.
New Zealand had to face defeat after reaching the final for the third time in the ICC tournament. Apart from the defeat in the T20 World Cup, the Kiwis were defeated by Australia and England in the finals of the ICC ODI World Cup-2015 and ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 respectively.
Neesham tweeted after the defeat.
New Zealand all-rounder Neesham has played an important role in his last two World Cups. She is part of the team that has now returned without an ICC trophy twice in a row. Neesham took a total of 3 wickets in the T20 World Cup-2021. Neesham, who is very active on the social media platform Twitter, wrote on Twitter the number of days remaining for the ICC T20 World Cup-2022. T20 World Cup is going to be played in Australia from 16 October to 13 November next year. Now 335 days are left in this and Neesham wrote it on Twitter itself.
Neesham has played 12 Tests, 66 ODIs and 36 T20 Internationals so far. He has scored a total of 709 runs in Tests with the help of 2 centuries and 4 half-centuries. Apart from this, he has scored 1320 runs in ODIs with 6 fifties and 410 runs in T20 Internationals with 6 fifties. Apart from this, he has also taken 14 wickets in Tests, 68 in ODIs and 21 wickets in T20 Internationals.