Cricket World Cup 2019: England beat New Zealand in super over drama to win championship

//Cricket World Cup 2019: England beat New Zealand in super over drama to win championship

Cricket World Cup 2019: England beat New Zealand in super over drama to win championship

England ended their 44-year wait for a maiden 50-overs World Cup title by beating a gutsy New Zealand side on boundaries after a tied super over amid heart-stopping drama on Sunday.Chasing 242 for victory, Ben Stokes’ scintillating 84 not out helped the hosts tie the see-saw contest, forcing the super over where more nail-biting excitement unfolded.Jos Buttler and Stokes took 15 runs off Trent Boult’s super over without losing their wickets.New Zealand also scored 15 runs off Jofra Archer’s…

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