ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Live Score: (NZ v WI) New Zealand v West Indies, 4th Quarter-final Match at Wellington
New Zealand opener Martin Guptill made history by becoming only the second player to register a World Cup double ton as the Black Caps stormed into the semi-finals with a crushing 143-run victory over West Indies in the final quarter-final match at Wellington on Friday. Guptill finished with 237* as New Zealand posted 393/6. Chasing 394, the Caribbeans were bundled out for 250.
New Zealand are expected to continue the aggressive game that has taken them through the pool stage unbeaten. With the stakes now much higher in the knock-out rounds, Kiwis are hoping to turn up with their A game on Saturday. Read more
Going by current form, the Black Caps may be the favourites, but the Caribbeans lead the head-to-head against them. In 60 meetings, Windies have won 30 and New Zealand 23 while seven had no result.
Players to watch out for
Almost all the New Zealand top-order batsmen have got runs in this tournament. Their quicks as well as spin wizard Daniel Vettori have taken wickets.
For West Indies, besides that one stupendous innings, Chris Gayle has been ordinary in the rest of the games.
You can catch the livestreaming of the New Zealand vs West Indies quarterfinal here