7 Nov 2022

Black Caps to play Pakistan for place in T20 final

From Morning Report, 8:27 am on 7 November 2022

The Black Caps have topped their group at the T20 World Cup in Australia, and will play Pakistan on Wednesday night in Sydney for a place in the final.

New Zealand beat Ireland by 35 runs on Friday evening to book their place in the semifinals.

Hosts Australia have been knocked out, with England taking the second Group 1 semi-final spot with a better run rate.

They'll face India on Thursday.

Black Caps speedster Lockie Ferguson spoke with our producer Ben Strang last night, and says the team is excited to be in the semifinals.