Christchurch: New Zealand’s Devon Conway, who failed to sell in the auction for the Indian Premier League (IPL) four days ago, has scored an unbeaten 99 from 59 balls in the first T20 against Australia, forcing all teams to think that somewhere There was no mistake.
New Zealand won the match by 53 runs due to the brilliant performance of Devon Conway. Devon Conway has vented his anger against Australia by playing a stormy innings against Australia in the first T20. Conway’s innings included 10 fours and 3 sixes.
A very deserving Player of the Match award for New Zealand’s Devon Conway #NZvAUS
– cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) February 22, 2021
Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin tweeted praising Conway’s batting, “Devon Conway missed four days, but what a great batting.” Conway, born in Johannesburg but later settled in New Zealand, hit ten fours and three sixes in his innings. Earlier, he had scored 93 not out, 91 not out, 69 and 50 in Super Smash T20.
New Zealand’s three wickets fell for 19 runs at one time, but Conway led the team to 184 for five wickets in 20 overs. In response, Australia were bowled out for 131 runs in 17.3 overs. In his days of first class cricket, Conway played domestic cricket in South Africa for eight years, but moved to New Zealand in 2017.
He received a central contract from New Zealand Cricket in May 2020 and in November 2020 he played the first T20 against the West Indies. Till now he has scored 273 T20 runs at a strike rate of 157. Devon Conway has 3 fifties in T20 International cricket. Glenn Maxwell, who was bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 14 crore 25 lakh, was dismissed for one run.