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World Cup Final: How England beat New Zealand in super over thriller

In a sensational World Cup final, England became World Champion after beating New Zealand at Lord’s ground. The final battle entered in super over which also ended at the tie. Lastly, the English team has been declared the champion basis on numbers of fours. Meanwhile, the attrition match was just how the game panned out. New Zealand chose to bat and a fifty from Henry Nicholls and an aggressive knock from Tom Latham helped New Zealand reach 241/8. In the end, Stokes, born in New Zealand, proved to be the ultimate destiny-maker for England as they won the title for the first time. After 44 years of pain, they have finally done it.

Updated : 15 July 2019, 11:32 AM