ENG vs NZ Toss Update :
On October 5, Eng vs NZ will kick off a tournament where 48 games will be played over the next 45 days. The event gets underway at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad today.
The captains of the 10 participating nations in the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 earlier articulated their aspirations and expressed the high hopes they hold for the forthcoming competition. The tournament is set to commence with an enthralling repeat of the 2019 final: England and New Zealand clashing at the illustrious Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Jos Buttler, on the other hand, spoke on England’s development since 2015 and the evolution of their style of play.
England are likely to reach the semifinals along with Australia, India and Pakistan. The team of the reigning champion features powerful batsmen and skilful bowlers, as per former Indian pacer Zaheer Khan.
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson, meanwhile, made a full recovery from a knee injury and is in fantastic shape. Williamson has demonstrated his talent with scores of 54 and 37 in warm-up matches against Pakistan and South Africa. However, it was later reported that he had been ruled out of the match against England.
The match starts at 2 PM. Meanwhile, NZ have won the toss and decided to bowl first. England skipper Jos Buttler later said to Ravi Shastri that he would have bowled first as well.