People love this Kiwi cricketer’s tweet after their heart-breaking World Cup final defeat to England

One of the many, many reasons why England’s cricket World Cup final win was so special was the response of the New Zealand players and the great spirit in which the whole game was played.

One of the New Zealand players, Jimmy Neesham, who came so close to giving his team victory in the deciding Super Over, took this spirit with him into Twitter and people loved him for it.

He doesn’t mean it. At least, we don’t think so. Here are 8 of our favourite things people said in response.

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And it’s not all Jimmy Neesham had to say.

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