Sri Lanka vs New Zealand star’s strange injury in T20 World Cup match. look | cricket news

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Glenn Phillips felt some discomfort and thus behaved in a strange way.© Twitter

New Zealand batsman Glen Phillips Saturday was at his best as the player scored a sensational century to help them beat Sri Lanka in a Group-1 clash at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The right-handed batsman had a scintillating first half of the game as he scored his second T20I century in 61 balls before scoring 104 off 64 balls. However, the second half of the match did not go well for the player as he injured himself while trying to field the ball.

On the third ball of the 14th over, Kasun Rajitha came out to chase Sri Lanka’s target. Lockie Ferguson Delivery to deep mid wicket fielder Phillips.

The player ran to his left from deep mid-wicket, covering good ground, before throwing the ball quickly to the bowler’s end. However, Phillips was injured during the process. Feeling some discomfort, he immediately stopped the movement of his body and thus behaved strangely on the field before leaving the playing area.

Coming to the match, New Zealand defeated Sri Lanka by 65 runs to consolidate their top spot in the Group 1 table of the Super-12 stage in the ongoing T20 World Cup.

Phillips’ century took the Blackcaps to 167 for 7 despite the team being reduced to 15 for 3 at one point.


Phillips put on 84 runs for the fourth wicket. Daryl Mitchell, The latter fell for 22, but Phillips continued to play his shots from the other end and reached his second T20I century before being dismissed. Lahiru Kumara On the fourth ball of the last over of New Zealand’s innings.

Defending the total, New Zealand bundle out Sri Lanka for 102 Trent Boult 13 and . returned 4 figures for Michelle Santner And ish sodhi Took two wickets.

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