Australia’s captain Aaron Finch Saturday said his team that won the final of the 2021 T20 World Cup did not meet expectations and that the team has the team to go all the way in the tournament. Australia and New Zealand play in the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Sunday in the final of the T20 World Cup. “Yes, as you said everyone wrote us off, but we had a lot of confidence in us. We were really confident in the way we prepared, in terms of our strategy. Yes, I think it did not meet expectations. , we came here with a clear plan to win the tournament and we still feel we have the group to do it, “Finch said while responding to an ANI query during a pre-match press conference.
When asked if Pat Cummins goes a little under the radar in terms of his death bowling skills, Finch said, “Yeah, I think Pat was incredible throughout the tournament. He had some important overs in the power play and in the middle. “As we saw in the last game, the 19th over was just as impressive for just three runs. Our bowling unit was impressive all the way.”
“I think the way Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Marsh contributed with Marcus Stoinis not having many chances with the ball, the way they shared the fifth bowler responsibility was fantastic. Really pleased with all our bowling attacks,” he said. added.
Matthew Wade and Marcus Stoinis played remarkable innings against Pakistan to give Australia an unlikely victory against Pakistan in the semi-finals.
“We had a very good day after the game against Pakistan and an optional training session today after which most of the boys showed up. Can’t wait for tomorrow. This is one title we have avoided in the past, the fact that we “In the final, we have the best opportunity to put it right. It will be a great match against New Zealand, they are a great team, look forward to it,” said Finch.
“I think the spirit among the team, we came here, a lot of people wrote us off in the beginning. The way we went about it was impressive, everyone had a match-determining performance at one point. We really are up and over for tomorrow, ”he added.
On the form of Steve Smith, the Australian captain said: “Not a little worried about his form, he is a world-class player. He is someone who has shown in great matches how valuable he is. He hit the ball Well, no worries at all. ”
Australia and New Zealand have never won the T20 World Cup, and the tournament will surely have a new winner this time around.