Australia Triumphs Over New Zealand in High-Scoring Thriller.

By: Babita Singh

Australia emerged victorious in a high-scoring match against New Zealand, securing a narrow five-run win. 

Devon Conway and Will Young provided a strong opening for New Zealand as they chased a target of 389 against Australia in the World Cup encounter in Dharamsala. 

The pair formed a partnership of 61 runs in 7.2 overs before Josh Hazlewood dismissed Conway, followed by Young shortly after. 

Daryl Mitchell and Rachin Ravindra built a solid partnership, adding 96 runs for the third wicket, keeping New Zealand in the run chase. 

Mitchell contributed significantly, scoring 54 runs off 51 balls before being dismissed by Zampa. 

Ravindra continued to play well in the middle, reaching the 80s in his innings, maintaining New Zealand's hopes. 

Australia's Travis Head and David Warner had a blazing start, amassing 118 runs without loss during the first powerplay, both achieving half-centuries. 

Australia's Glenn Maxwell's aggressive play shifted the momentum in their favor, and they posted a challenging total of 388 runs on the scoreboard.

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