Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 21 May 2024 Devon Conway, Rachin Ravindra hammer tons as New Zealand crush England by 9 wickets in World Cup 2023 opener There wasn’t much hype over the England vs New Zealand World Cup 2023 opening match at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Thursday, October 5. The contest that was produced in the match in front of empty stands was pretty drab as well. The Kiwis hardly broke a sweat as they whacked defending champions England by nine wickets in the opening match of the World Cup.