Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson. (Photograph by Alex Davidson/Getty Pictures)

New Zealand coach Gary Stead has backed crew’s skipper Kane Williamson to come back good on the 2022 T20 World Cup. Williamson has not been at his greatest just lately, however Stead has mentioned that Williamson will present his true colours within the upcoming mega event, set to start out on October 16.

Stead additionally talked about successful the trophy within the upcoming competitors. To notice, New Zealand has suffered a number of heartbreaks within the remaining of ICC occasions in previous. The Kiwi facet was one of many finalists within the 2015 ODI World Cup the place they misplaced to Australia. 

Within the subsequent 50-over World Cup, the Blackcaps once more reached the ultimate match after defeating India within the semis. Nonetheless, luck was not on their facet as they misplaced to England through boundary rely rule. Workforce New Zealand took its revenge from the English facet as they defeated them throughout the 2021 T20 World Cup semi-final, however once more they ended up as runners-up after shedding to Australia within the remaining match. 

Kane Williamsom is likely one of the hardest staff: Head Coach Stead 

New Zealand will tackle Australia in its opening encounter of the T20 World Cup which might be performed in Sydney on October 22. 

“Kane is likely one of the hardest staff I’ve seen on his recreation and he continues to be. An enormous rating is across the nook,” mentioned Stead as quoted by The Occasions of India. “I believe it is all the time troublesome if you’re such a prolific run scorer as Kane has been.”

A number of questions have been additionally raised about Williamson’s management after his facet obtained a 0-3 beating towards Australia in an ODI collection just lately. Stead was additionally requested a query about it to which he replied, ‘We scrap away.’

At current, the Kiwi facet has reached the finals of New Zeland T20I Tri-Collection 2022 and can compete towards Pakistan to win the collection on October 14. After finishing the tri-series, the Blackcaps will journey to its neighboring nation to take part within the T20 World Cup.