Australia faced New Zealand in final match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 on 29th March 2015 at Melbourne Crciket Ground Australia.After toss Kiwi’s skipper elected to bat 1st and New Zealand opening pair McCullum and Guptill came out to open up bat for their team in this crucial match.
Australia team got their earlier break through in very 1st over when dangerous man McCullum cleaned up by Starc and he returned to pavilion without opening his account. Williamson was the next man in for New Zealand but at the total of 33 runs New Zealand team lost their 2nd wicket when Maxwell got wicket of Guptill and Guptill scored 15 runs.
Taylor joined Williamson on field. At the total of 39 runs Kiwi’s got another shock when Williamson was caught and bowled out by Johnson. At this stage Taylor and new coming batsman Elliott played well and took their team total to 150 runs in 35th over of the match.
Taylor after played innings of 40 runs caught behind the wicket on 1st ball of power play and Faulkner took his wicket. In the same over Australia team got another wicket when new batsman Anderson was bowled out on brilliant yorker delivery of Faulkner.
Ronchi was the next man in for New Zealand and joined Elliott on field. At the total of 151 runs New Zealand team lost their 6th wicket when Ronchi was caught on slips by Clarke and Ronchi returned to pavilion without opening his account.Vettori replaced Ronchi but on 167 runs Vettori got out on brilliant yorker of Johnson and he scored only 9 runs in this crucial match.
At the total of 171 runs New Zealand lost their 8th wicket when Elliott after played superb innings of 83 runs caught behind the wicket by Haddin and Faulkner was the bowler. New Zealand team lost their 9th wicket at the total of 182 runs and at the total of 183 runs Kiwi’s lost their last wicket
In 45th over whole New Zealand team returned to pavilion while set target of 184 runs for their opposition in this crucial match. Johnson and Faulkner bowled really well today as both these bowlers got 3,3 wickets in this match.
Australia team in return lost their 1st wicket at the total of 2 runs when Aussies opener Finch was caught and bowled out by Boult. Smith was the new man in for Australia in this crucial match of tournament and joined Warner on field.
At the total of 63 runs Australia team lost their 2nd wicket when Warner in search of big shot was caught by Elliott and he scored 45 runs in this crucial match. Aussies skipper Clarke came out and joined Smith on field in this crucial match.
Clarke and Smith both played well and took their team total to 175 runs. Clarke after played brilliant innings of 74 runs bowled out by Henry. Australia in 33rd over achieved the required target and become champion for the 5th time in history.