Mike Hesson astounded fans with eerily accurate predictions for India vs. New Zealand semi-final, foreseeing the winning margin, Virat Kohli’s century, India’s high total and more.
Ahead of the ICC World Cup 2023 semi-final clash between India and New Zealand at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium, former New Zealand cricketer Mike Hesson made a bold assertion when speaking to Cricbuzz, considering the pitch favoring their bowlers. He likened the encounter to a “David and Goliath scenario,” acknowledging India’s unbeaten streak and abundant match-winners against a team that continually rises to the occasion.
Post the match, Hesson’s predictions were spot-on, leaving fans amazed. He accurately foresaw the winning margin, Virat Kohli’s 50th century, India’s formidable score, Daryl Mitchell’s ton, and Mohammed Shami’s phenomenal seven-wicket haul during the semi-final clash. His prescient foresight has drawn significant attention after the game’s conclusion.
Hesson unreal ball knowledge, he guessed it all before the match pic.twitter.com/PO5gaUjQRn— Pushkar (@musafir_hu_yar) November 18, 2023
In an action-packed semi-final on November 15th, India triumphed over New Zealand by a convincing 70-run margin, securing an undefeated path to the final of the ICC ODI World Cup. India, batting first, amassed a formidable 397/4 in their allotted 50 overs.
During the innings, Virat Kohli showcased his sensational form, notching his 50th ODI century, surpassing Sachin Tendulkar in the list of most centuries in ODIs.
Mohammed Shami’s exceptional bowling display saw him claim seven crucial wickets. Despite Daryl Mitchell’s resilient 134-run knock and a resilient 150-plus partnership, Shami’s key dismissal of Mitchell in the 46th over dashed New Zealand’s aspirations.
Last Updated on November 18, 2023
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