World T20: Guptill seals semis berth for New Zealand

Despite a flying start through Sharjeel Khan, Pakistan fell short by 22 runs to lose to New Zealand today at Mohali giving the Kiwis a spot in the semifinal of the World Cup T20. Earlier a blistering 80-run knock from Martin Guptill helped New Zealand post a challenging total of 180 runs.

Kane Williamson opted to use Mitchell Santner in the opening over, in an attempt to exploit Sharjeel Khan’s weakness against the spinners. However, the southpaw went after the left arm spinner and took…..