Whether the Black Caps go on to lift the ICC World Cup or not, the nay sayers must have come to the realisation that one must never underestimate the power of self-belief in the sporting cauldron, never mind the odds.

Australia or England? Ahhh who cares because it's time to savour a semifinal of satisfaction in the knowledge that there's an ideal opportunity to tweak a flawed template that saw the New Zealanders bow out unceremoniously to the Ockers at the MCG four years ago.

Well, it was wicket after wicket after wicket moment and that's why, my