England hero Mark Wood explains just how it feels to win Cricket World Cup after being ‘dead and buried twice’ against New Zealand
Monday, 15 July 2019 Mark Wood twice thought England had lost the Cricket World Cup before Sunday’s remarkable final turned back in the hosts’ favour. The nail-biting encounter with New Zealand went down to a super over. Ben Stokes dragged England back when the odds were stacked against them as they needed 22 from nine balls. The match ended […]
New Zealand coach Gary Stead suggests there could be more pressure on England ahead of the World Cup final at Lord's. Stead believes Eoin Morgan's side being pre-tournament favourites means they could feel the heat more in Sunday's showpiece.