New Zealand beat Australia by 8 runs in WT20

DHARAMSALA: New Zealand beat Australia by eight runs Friday in a thrilling match in cricket’s World Twenty20, with recalled paceman Mitchell McClenaghan taking three wickets for 17.

After the Black Caps had made 142 for eight in their 20 overs at Dharamsaa, Australia had appeared set to chase down a modest total but lost four wickets in their last two overs. AFP