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ODI World Cup 2023: The 21st match of the World Cup 2023 will be played between India and New Zealand in Dharamsala. The pair of Rachin Ravindra and Daryl Mitchell created history by batting brilliantly in this match. This is the biggest partnership between India and New Zealand in a World Cup match. Before him, former Indian cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and Srikanth had achieved this special feat. Both of them had made a century partnership of 136 runs in the 1987 World Cup.

They made a partnership of 159 runs for the third wicket.
Batting first after losing the toss in Dharamsala, New Zealand did not have a good start. The Kiwi team lost both its openers for a total of 19 runs. From there Rachin Ravindra and Daryl Mitchell started batting intelligently. Meanwhile, both the players not only scored runs but also kept the opposition away from the wicket for 33.2 overs. There was a partnership of 159 runs between the two.

Ravindra returned to the pavilion with a half-century:
Ravindra Jadeja was bowled by Mohammed Shami in the 34th over. For India, Rachin Ravindra scored 75 runs in 87 balls. He hit six fours and six sixes in his innings. Mohammed Shami got Ravindra Jadeja caught out.

Mitchell scored a century.
Daryl Mitchell scored a century for his team. Batting at number four, he faced a total of 127 balls. He scored 130 runs at a strike rate of 102.36. His innings included nine fours and five sixes.

Biggest partnership by New Zealand for any wicket in the World Cup:

273* Runs – Devon Conway & Rachin Ravindra – vs England – Ahmedabad – 2023
168 runs – Lee Germain and Chris Harris – vs Australia – Chennai – 1996
166* runs – Martin Guptill and Brendon McCullum – vs Zimbabwe – Ahmedabad – 2011
160 runs – Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor – vs West Indies – Manchester – 2019
159 runs – Rachin Ravindra & Daryl Mitchell – vs India – Dharamshala – 2023