WT20 2016: India vs New Zealand Highlights & Match Report

India vs New Zealand Highlights

The first match of ICC T20 World Cup 2016 was played between India and New Zealand. You can watch India vs New Zealand highlights right here on cricknock.com.

Batting first, New Zealand scored 126 for the loss of 7 wickets. Corey Anderson (34) and Luke Ronchi (21) remained the top scorers for New Zealand. All Indian bowlers managed to get one wicket each except Hardik Pandya who went wicket-less.

In reply, India were all out for just 79 runs. Mitchell Santner (4), Ish Sodhi (3) and Nathan McCullum (2) were top wicket takers for New Zealand. MS Dhoni (30) and Virat Kholi (23) were top run scorers for India.

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India vs New Zealand Squads

India Squad

Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Suresh Raina, Yuvraj Singh, MS Dhoni (c & wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin,Ashish Nehra, Jasprit Bumrah, Harbhajan Singh, Mohammed Shami, Pawan Negi, Ajinkya Rahane

New Zealand Squad

Kane Williamson (c), Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Ross Taylor, Corey Anderson, Grant Elliott, Luke Ronchi (wk), Mitchell Santner, Nathan McCullum, Adam Milne, Ish Sodhi, Henry Nicholls, Mitchell McClenaghan, Tim Southee, Trent Boult

India vs New Zealand Scorecard

India vs New Zealand scorecard WT20 2016

India vs New Zealand Match Summary

FORMAT: T20I

TOSS: New Zealand, who chose to bat

PLAYER OF THE MATCH: Mitchell Santner

VENUE: Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur

UMPIRES: Kumar Dharmasena, Richard Illingworth, Marais Erasmus, Nigel Llong

REFEREE: Ranjan Madugalle

NEW ZEALAND INNINGS

Powerplay – 33 runs, 2 wickets

New Zealand: 50 runs in 9.1 overs

New Zealand: 100 runs in 17.2 overs

Innings Break: New Zealand – 126/7 in 20 overs

INDIA INNINGS

Powerplay – 29 runs, 4 wickets

India: 50 runs in 12.1 overs

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