England defeated New Zealand and won the ICC World Cup 2019.
The Cricket World Cup is being held in London on 30 May. New Zealand and England qualified for the finals of the series, which featured ten teams. New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat in the final.
New Zealand scored 241 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 50 overs. Henry Nichols added 55 and Latham 47. Vox- Plunkett took 3 wickets.
Ben Stokes-Butler played with responsibility and added runs as successive England players were conceded.With the players on the other end, Ben Stokes led the team steadily towards victory. However, England were bowled out for 241 in 50 overs and the match ended in a tie.
England won the over-crowded England Cup as both teams scored 15 runs in the Super Over to determine who won.
This is the first time the England team has won the World Cup. For the second time, New Zealand have lost their chance to win the World Cup. When the England team won the World Cup, the celebrations in London were a success.
For England team players, social media, including Twitter, were congratulated. The netizens described it as the best final of the tournament so far.
A number of New Zealanders who fought hard to the last have congratulated them.