India bowed out of the ICC Cricket Global Cup 2019 after struggling an 18-run defeat in opposition to New Zealand within the first semi-final on the Outdated Trafford in Manchester.
Chasing New Zealand’s overall of 239-Eight, India had been bundled out for 221 regardless of Ravindra Jadeja’s sensible 59-ball 77.
Virat Kohli’s facet recovered from Five-Three to 208-6 however fell simply quick, with Matt Henry completing with 3 wickets.
Former England captain Michael Vaughan Vaughan wasted little time earlier than trolling India and particularly, their skipper Virat Kohli, posting an image of the celebrity batsman preserving a aircraft price ticket on his Instagram account.
Previous remaining month, ICC posted the cheeky tweet earlier than India vs South Africa come upon. The representation shared confirmed Virat Kohli sitting on a throne with a crown on his head and bat in his hand. A board at the back of him presentations India’s earlier two Global Cup triumphs in 1983 and 2011.
— ICC (@ICC) June Five, 2019
In the meantime, talking after India’s surprising loss to New Zealand, Kohli stated: “The way in which they got here out and bowled in that first half-an-hour used to be the variation within the recreation.
“With the brand new ball they had been exceptional with the spaces that they hit. It made lifestyles very tricky.
“I assumed Jadeja had an excellent recreation; the best way he performed as of late used to be an excellent signal for his skillsets and what he can do for the workforce.
“It at all times feels disappointing while you”ve performed just right cricket and 45 mins of dangerous cricket places you out of the match. ‘It’s tricky to just accept and to come back to phrases with however New Zealand deserve it as a result of they put sufficient power on us and had been sharper when it got here to the crunch moments,” he added.
New Zealand will face both host England or protecting champions Australia in Sunday’s last at Lord’s.