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Cricket World Cup 2019: Lockie Ferguson back for Black Caps to ‘fire shots’ at India

Stuff – With a clean bill of health, fast bowler Lockie Ferguson is back in the Black Caps for their semifinal against India.

Summary

  • With a clean bill of health, fast bowler Lockie Ferguson is back in the Black Caps for their semifinal against India.
  • Coach Gary Stead is doing his best to turn some pressure on India as the Black Caps arrive at a fourth successive Cricket World Cup semifinal in familiar underdog mode.
  • READ MORE: * Black Caps task gets tougher * ‘It’s England’s to lose’ * Aussie World Cup plans in chaos * Williamson NZ’s only standoutThat was fine by Stead, heading into the biggest match of his short tenure at the helm.
  • New Zealand also got a crucial point from their washout against India at Nottingham, which remarkably left the sides still waiting for their first World Cup meeting since 2003.
  • Ferguson, one of New Zealand’s cup standouts, concurred with Stead about their underdog role.


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