Shaheen Afridi & Co Restricts Kiwis To 237, Twitter Reacts
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ICC World Cup 2019: Shaheen Afridi & Co Restricts Kiwis To 237, Twitter Reacts

Shaheen Shah Afridi, Imam Ul Haq
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It was a stunning day for the Pakistan fast bowlers in the first innings of the game between Pakistan and New Zealand. They rattled the top-order of New Zealand with their brilliant display of fast bowling. Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Amir and the other have displayed fantastic skills while Neesham and Colin de Grandhomme did the job for the team.

Getting into the details, initially, it was Kane Williamson, who won the toss, opted to bat first. It wasn’t turned out to be a good decision, as Martin Guptill and Colin Munro once again failed to deliver the goods for the team.

Shaheen Afridi
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James Neesham-Colin de Grandhomee saved Kiwis:

The blitz from Shaheen Afridi saw New Zealand reeling in the middle, as they lost Ross Taylor and Tom Latham in quick succession. Following both, Kane Williamson also went back to the pavilion after adding a few runs to the scorecard.

However, then came the stunning partnership from James Neesham and Colin de Grandhomme, who batted with a lot of intent. They played Pakistan bowlers with a lot of determination to make things fall in the place.

ICC World Cup 2019: Shaheen Afridi & Co Restricts Kiwis To 237, Twitter Reacts 1
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They settled in the crease to help Kiwis reach a moderate total on the board. Despite the brilliant partnership, Pakistan bowlers were smart in putting pressure on the duo, as they never leaked runs in a flow.

From the Kiwis point of view, it must be a brilliant partnership, as the duo has halted the collapse of the team. In the end, all they managed was       on the board.

Here are a few tweets:

https://twitter.com/newsbelly2/status/1143884198861606912

https://twitter.com/Shaikh199/status/1143883917369282560