Twitter

NZ vs PAK: Martin Guptill jumps over Shadab Khan as he tries to stop former, watch video

Kane Williamson asked for a new bat after which Martin Guptill rushed onto the field but Shadab Khan was jokingly seen trying to stop Guptill.

Latest News
article-main
FacebookTwitterWhatsappLinkedin

The tri-series finale between New Zealand and Pakistan got underway in Christchurch on Friday and it proved to be a nail-biting contest. During the match, there was an incident that caught the eye of netizens. New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson asked for a new bat during his inning, and his teammate Martin Guptill was subsequently seen rushing to the field. 

However, as Guptill rushed onto the field carrying multiple bats, Pakistan's vice-captain Shadab Khan was seen jokingly trying to stop the former. In his attempts to halt Guptill, Shadab lay down in front of the New Zealand batsman, almost like a hurdle, but Guptill simply jumped over Shadab. 

The incident saw hilarious reactions from Pakistani fans on Twitter, and a video of the incident has gone crazy viral on social media. 

READ| IND vs PAK T20 World Cup: Rain likely to play spoilsport? Early weather reports have fans fearing the worst

Watch:

Meanwhile talking about the match, Pakistan prevailed by five wickets to clinch the tri-series and tame New Zealand in their own den. Mohammad Nawaz starred for the visitors with his unbeaten 38-run inning helping Babar Azam's side over the line. 

Earlier, Mohammad Rizwan had scored 34 runs in 29 balls, while Haider Ali also contributed 31 runs in just 15 balls during the chase. 

This, after, the hosts had scored 163 runs for the loss of seven wickets, with Kane Williamson top-scoring for the Kiwis at 59.

Find your daily dose of news & explainers in your WhatsApp. Stay updated, Stay informed-  Follow DNA on WhatsApp.

Live tv