The fourth quarter final between New Zealand and West Indies has begun at the Westpac Trust Stadium at 06:30 AM IST.
As per latest updates, the Kiwis have scored 86 runs with the loss of one wicket in 17 overs. Martin Guptill 42 (59) and Ross Taylor 2 (5) are at the crease for New Zealand.
New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum had no hesitations to choose batting first in a flat pitch at Westpac Trust Stadium.
Martin Guptil and McCullum started the proceedings in spanking passion, but soon New Zealand lost their first wicket as their skipper tried for a blind shot in a Jerome Taylor delivery.
After the dismissal of McCullum, Kane Williamson and Martin Guptil joined hands and steadied the ship of New Zealand. After building a partnership of 62 runs, Kane Williamson (33) was dismissed in the 16th over in an Andre Russel delivery.
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The match is being shown live in Star Sports 1 in India. Fox Sports and Channel 9 is telecasting the match in Australia. Online viewers can visit the official website of Star Sports to watch the live streaming.
Adam Milne is back in the New Zealand side in this game, and Mitchel McClenaghan has been opted out.
Chris Gayle is back in the West Indian side in this crucial encounter. Dwayne Smith is not playing this match, while Sulieman Benn comes back in for Kemar Roach.
The pitch in Westpac Trust Stadium is expected to be a batting paradise, and a score more than 280 is considered to be competitive.