Live: 2019 Cricket World Cup | West Indies vs New Zealand scorecard

West Indies face a do-or-die battle against a confident-looking New Zealand in a crucial World Cup tie in Manchester on Saturday.

West Indies face a do-or-die battle against a confident-looking New Zealand in a crucial World Cup tie in Manchester on Saturday.   | Photo Credit: Reuters

The Windies started their World Cup campaign with a bang, demolishing Pakistan by seven wickets.

Their campaign deflated after early promise, the West Indies face a do-or-die battle against a confident-looking New Zealand in a crucial World Cup tie in Manchester on Saturday.

The Windies started their World Cup campaign with a bang, demolishing Pakistan by seven wickets.

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But since then, things have gone from bad to worse for the Caribbeans and they have suffered three defeats (against Australia, England and Bangladesh) while the game against South Africa was washed out.

The West Indies are currently lying seventh in the 10-team standings with just three points in their kitty and they can’t afford any further loss to stay in the mix for a semifinal spot.

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