Fans who want to find live cricket scores from the ICC World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand will be in luck, with a number of outlets carrying all the stats and scores from Melbourne.
The final between Australia and New Zealand kicks off Sunday at 2:30 p.m. local time (3:30 a.m. GMT).
There is quite a bit of interest across the globe for the World Cup final. Both Australia and New Zealand entered the final by way of exciting semifinal wins, with Australia ending India’s torrid run through the World Cup, stopping the Men in Blue with a 95-run victory.
New Zealand had a thrilling victory over South Africa, chasing 298 in the rain-soaked game and winning in the final over.
“I think today it is still about letting it sink in. When you achieve something as special as we have done you don’t want to park it too quickly,” Captain Brendon McCullum.
“You’ve got to allow yourself the opportunity to stop and smell the roses,” he said. “Today is about enjoying that. Tomorrow we will turn out attention to the final.”
Australia is now entering its seventh World Cup final — having won five of them — while New Zealand is playing just its first final ever.
The match is generating interest outside of just Australia and New Zealand, with fans all over the world turning to the internet for live cricket scores and stats. And there are dozens of outlets stepping up to provide it, with expert analysis and commentary as well.
Fans who want to get the live cricket score from the ICC World Cup final with an Australian bend can check out the Sydney Morning Herald, which has real-time stats and scores as well as some commentary on the Australian team.
Those who want the live score from the Australia vs. New Zealand match from a Kiwi perspective can turn to the New Zealand Herald, which has coverage of the World Cup final featuring Black Caps all rounder Jimmy Neesham, sports writers Nick Edlin, Steven Holloway, Kris Shannon, and the Herald’s team of reporters and commentators.
There are plenty of other options for fans who need a live cricket score from the Australia vs. New Zealand match in the World Cup final. ESPNcricinfo has complete coverage, as does the India-based NDTV Sports. Those who would rather watch the Australia vs. New Zealand cricket match live online can find a full list of links here.
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