Australia win their first T20 World Cup title, beat New Zealand

Australia won their first T20 World Cup title after beating New Zealand by eight wickets in the final at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. Mitchell Marsh smashed 77* off 50 balls and David Warner’s valuable 53 runs off 38 balls to help New Zealand chase down a target of 173 runs in 18.5 overs.


Summary
New Zealand 172/4 wkts in 20 over (Kane Williamson (c) 85; Josh Hazlewood 3/16)
Australia 173/2 wkts in 18.5 overs (Mitchell Marsh 77*, David Warner 53; Trent Boult 2/18)
Player of the Match: Mitchell Marsh (NZ) 77* (50 balls)
Player of the Tournament: David Warner (Aus)