India vs New Zealand: India’s victory against New Zealand after 20 years, King Kohli once again showed his strength.

ICC WORLD CUP In 2023, the Indian team’s winning streak continued against New Zealand as well. Chasing 274 runs to win, India achieved the target by losing 6 wickets in 48 overs. The match once again saw a brilliant innings from chase master Virat Kohli, who played a brilliant match-winning inning of 95 runs to ensure the victory. Team India has now reached the first position in the points table with 10 points. Let us tell you that for the first time since 2003, India has been successful in winning against New Zealand in the ODI World Cup.

Rohit and Gill gave a great start to the team

Chasing the target of 274 runs against New Zealand, India once again expected a good start from the opening pair of captain Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill. Both the players started scoring runs at a fast pace and took the team’s score to 63 runs without any loss in the first 10 overs.

Ferguson made 2 big hits, Kohli took command with Iyer

The first blow to the Indian team’s score of 71 came in the form of captain Rohit Sharma, who was bowled by Lockie Ferguson on his individual score of 46. Shubhman Gill scored 76 runs on 26 balls. From here, Virat Kohli and Shreyas Iyer handled the innings together and did not let the pace of scoring slow down. Both of them made a partnership of 52 runs in 49 balls for the third wicket. Shreyas Iyer scored 33 runs on 29 balls. India had to face defeat in this match by 128 runs.

Suryakumar returned to the pavilion after Kohli

India has scored 128 runs at the loss of three wickets. From here, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul Continued to score runs as New Zealand’s bowlers failed to exert much pressure. However, the fourth blow for Team India on the score of 182 came in the form of Lokesh Rahul, who returned to the pavilion after being out LBW off Mitchell Santner on an individual score of 27. After that, Suryakumar Yadav, who came to bat, could not do anything special with the bat and was run out on an individual score of 2.

Jadeja along with Kohli led the team to a thrilling victory.

India had to face defeat in this match by 191 runs. After this Ravindra Jadeja formed a team with Virat Kohli. Jadeja adopted an aggressive approach to bat and did not miss boundaries on bad balls, which also reduced the pressure on Virat Kohli. Kohli and Jadeja made an important partnership of 83 runs for the sixth wicket. Virat Kohli scored 95 runs in 104 balls. Jadeja remained unbeaten on 39 runs and India won the match by 4 wickets. For New Zealand, Lockie Ferguson took 2 wickets, while Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry and Trent Boult took 1 wicket each.

Daryl Mitchell took the most wickets for New Zealand, Shami took 5 wickets.

Talking about the innings of New Zealand team in this match, a brilliant 130 runs were seen from the bat of Darrell Mitchell. With the help of Rachin Ravindra’s inning of 75 runs, New Zealand scored 273 runs in 50 overs. For India, Mohammed Shami took 5 wickets in 10 overs. For India, Kuldeep Yadav took 2 wickets while Bumrah and Siraj got 1 wicket each.