The ICC has admired with Darrell Mitchell the Spirit of Cricket Award
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has admired with Darrell Mitchell the Spirit of Cricket Award for his decline to participate in the tense semi-final versus England in the 2021 T20 World Cup in the UAE.He made his name in the list as fourth New Zealander to earn this title.
He admired the honor for rejecting a single in a tense semi-final versus England on 10th November in the year of 2021 at Abu Dhabi.
He expresses his feelings after being admired by honor.
England and New Zealand were poised to face off in a knockout game in the initial semi-final of the 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. England batted initially and set a tough goal of 166 runs on 4 wickets due to superb half-century completed by Moeen Ali.
New Zealand scored 133 runs on 4 wickets in the first semi-final of the 2021 match when the event happened at the start of Adil Rashid’s 18th over. Mitchell and Neesham had developed a deadly partnership before the event, which happened when Rashid delivered his first ball at eighteen over.
He declined to run at the end moment, assuming Rashid had sustained otherwise it would be considered an ordinary round. Many people admired the movements.
New Zealand took advantage by electing to bat because they won the toss. Mitchell is only one who face off comfortably overall their turn of batting, smashed 72* off only 47 balls to lose to the other team.
On the other hand, New Zealand finished second in the match after losing by 8 wickets opposite to Australia in the last face off.