Aus vs NZ T20 WC 2022: Glenn Phillips’ airborne diving stunner to dismiss Marcus Stoinis leaves fans awestruck; WatchPhillips took the catch in the second innings 9th over of in the tournament’s Super 12 opener, where the Kiwis were up against the defending champions Australia Author : Sukhdev Singh
New Zealand Cricket star Glenn Philips has yet again made it to the headline for his on-field show this time from the ongoing T20 WC. Phillips pulled off an absolutely stunning catch covering yards to dismiss the Australian big man Marcus Stoinis off Mitchell Santner.
Phillips took the catch in the second innings 9th over of in the tournament’s Super 12 opener, where the Kiwis were up against the defending champions Australia. Facing Santner, the Australian batter Stoinis chipped it over the extra cover to the full-length delivery.
The ball was safely landing on no man’s land, however, Phillips had something else to show and presented sheer athleticism on display leaving all stunned.
Watch Here: ICC posted a glimpse of the catch on its official Twitter handle which is receiving an overwhelming response from the fans across the globe.
Superhuman Phillips!— ICC (@ICC) October 22, 2022
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The Kiwis were too good for the champion and the host team Australia in the tournament opener, batting first New Zealand posted a total mammoth total of 200 and successfully defended, restricting Australia to a humble total of 111 with 17 balls to spare.
Devon Conway was awarded player of the match for his unbeaten 92 off 58 while Southee and company led the carnage in bowling with all finishing with at least a wicket.