New Zealand beat India by 21 runs
In the first match of the T20 series, New Zealand defeated India by 21 runs. Batting first, New Zealand gave Team India a target of 177 runs to win. In response, India’s start was very bad. Ishaan Kishan got out early. After that Rahul Tripathi and Shubman Gill also could not play big innings. In the last overs, Washington Sundar raised hopes by adding 50 runs in 25 balls, but he could not win India either. The Indian team could only manage 155 runs at the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs.
Washington Sundar scored a half-century
Washington Sundar has scored a half-century off 25 balls while batting brilliantly. He hit five fours and three sixes in his innings.
India need 33 runs in the last over to win.
India needs 33 runs in the last over to win. Washington Sundar and Arshdeep Singh are present at the crease.
Kuldeep Yadav out, eighth blow to Team India
Kuldeep Yadav got out without opening the account. India has got the eighth blow. Arshdeep Singh has come to the crease to bat.
Shivam Mavi run out, India’s seventh blow
India has got the seventh blow in the form of Shivam Mavi. Kuldeep Yadav has come to the crease to bat in his place. New Zealand has taken hold of the match.
Deepak Hooda out, India got the sixth blow
All-rounder Deepak Hooda got out after scoring 10 runs. A big innings was expected from him, but even after many lives, he failed to play a big innings. India has got the sixth blow.
Hardik Pandya out, fifth blow to India
Captain Hardik Pandya is out after scoring 21 runs. Team India has got the fifth blow. Deepak Hooda has come to the crease to bat in his place. Deepak has a great chance to prove himself today.
India got the fourth blow, Suryakumar Yadav out after scoring 47 runs
Team India’s star batsman Suryakumar Yadav was caught by Ish Sodhi. Yadav got out on a personal score of 47 runs. Sundar has come to the crease to bat in place of Surya.
Third blow to India, Shubman Gill out
Team India’s star batsman Shubman Gill’s bat did not work today. Gill was out on a personal score of seven runs. Gill was caught by Phil Allen on Santner’s ball. Captain Hardik Pandya himself has come to the crease to bat in place of Gill.
Team India gets second blow, Rahul Tripathi out
Team India has got another blow. After local boy Ishan Kishan, Ranchi-born Rahul Tripathi has also been dismissed. Rahul Tripathi could not even play the account. Suryakumar Yadav has come to the crease to bat in his place.
Ishaan Kishan out, audience disappointed
Local boy Ishaan Kishan is out. The spectators of Ranchi looked disappointed with this. Ishaan was bowled by Mitchell Bracewell on a personal score of four runs. Rahul Tripathi has come to the crease to bat in his place.
Team India’s batting starts
Team India’s batting has started. Ishaan Kishan and Shubman Gill have come to the crease to start the innings. A long partnership is being expected from both. India has to score 177 runs in 20 overs to win.
New Zealand gave India a target of 177 runs
Batting first, New Zealand scored 176 runs thanks to half-centuries from Devon Conway and Dirrell Mitchell. Conway scored 52 runs in 35 balls and Mitchell played an excellent inning of 59 runs in 30 balls. Arshdeep Singh took 27 runs in the 20th over. He gave 51 runs in four overs. He got a success. Washington Sundar took two wickets. Kuldeep Yadav and Shivam Mavi also got one success each.
Dirrell Mitchell scored a half-century
Dirrell Mitchell has completed his half-century off 26 balls. He hit four consecutive sixes in three balls in Arshdeep Singh’s over. Mitchell hit three fours and five sixes in his half-century innings.
Santner out, sixth blow to Kiwi team
Mitchell Santner is out. He scored seven runs in five balls. Rahul Tripathi caught the cap of Santner on the ball of Shivam Mavi.
Michelle Bracewell run out, fifth blow to New Zealand
New Zealand got the fifth blow on the score of 140 runs. Mitchell Bracewell is out after scoring one run. Wicketkeeper Ishaan Kishan ran him out. Captain Mitchell Santner has come to the crease as the new batsman.
Fourth blow to New Zealand
Devon Conway is out after scoring a half century. Deepak Hooda caught his catch on the ball of Arshdeep Singh. Conway was dismissed after scoring 52 runs off 35 balls.
Devon Conway scored a half century
Devon Conway has scored a half-century. Conway completed his half-century in Hardik Pandya’s over. He has scored 52 runs in 34 balls with the help of seven fours and a six.
Third blow to New Zealand, Glenn Phillips out
New Zealand has got a third blow. Glenn Phillips got out after scoring 17 runs off 22 balls. Phillips was caught by Suryakumar Yadav on the ball of Kuldeep Yadav. This is a big blow for the Kiwi team. New Zealand got this blow in the 13th over on a total score of 103.
New Zealand scored 79 runs in 10 overs
At the end of 10 overs, New Zealand have scored 79 runs at the loss of two wickets. Aggressive batsmen Finn Allen and Mark Chapman are out. Both have been dismissed by Washington Sundar. Devon Conway and Glenn Phillips are frozen at the crease.
New Zealand scored 47 runs in power play
New Zealand scored 47 runs for the loss of two wickets in the power play in 6 overs. Washington Sundar dismissed both the batsmen of the Kiwi team. First of all, he sent set batsman Finn Allen to the pavilion and then dismissed Mark Chapman as well. Devon Conway and Glenn Phillips are present at the crease at this time.
Second blow to New Zealand, Mark Chapman out
Washington Sundar, performing brilliantly, dismissed two Kiwi batsmen in his one over. Sundar took the catch of Mark Chapman on his own ball. New Zealand has suffered another blow. There has been a brake on the pace of runs.
Washington Sundar gave the first blow to New Zealand
Washington Sundar has given the first blow to New Zealand. Sundar has shown the way to the pavilion to set batsman Finn Allen. Allen hit a six on the very first ball of Sundar who came to bowl the second over of his spell. After that he got out on the second ball. Allen played an inning of 35 runs off 23 balls
Change in bowling, Washington Sundar got a chance
Hardik Pandya and Arshdeep Singh bowled one over each and conceded 23 runs, after that the captain changed the bowling. Washington Sundar has been put on the attack from Amitabh Chaudhary Pavilion End.
New Zealand open the batting
New Zealand’s batting has started. Finn Allen and Devon Conway are starting the innings as openers. Captain Hardik Pandya himself is starting the innings in bowling.
Local boy Ishaan Kishan will open the innings.
Local boy Ishaan Kishan will open the innings today. Young batsman Shubman Gill, who performed strongly in the ODI series, will support him at the other end. Hardik has shown confidence in Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh and Shivam Mavi in fast bowling. Washington Sundar has been given a chance despite his poor performance in ODIs. Kuldeep Yadav will handle the spin.
India’s playing eleven
Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya (captain), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Shivam Mavi, Kuldeep Yadav, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
New Zealand’s playing XI
Finn Allen, Devon Conway (wk), Mark Chapman, Daryl Mitchell, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner (c), Michael Bracewell, Jacob Duffy, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Blair Tickner.
India won the toss and decided to bowl
Indian captain Hardik Pandya has decided to bowl first after winning the toss. Indian bowlers will try their best to stop New Zealand on a small score.
Toss will play an important role
The role of toss will be important on the ground of Ranchi because it makes it easier for the captain to make his decision according to the pitch and many times the team wins the match after winning the toss.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni may no longer be a part of the Indian cricket team, but whenever a match is played in Ranchi, his fans chant Dhoni-Dhoni slogans and remember him.
Team India has already defeated New Zealand
The Indian team has defeated New Zealand earlier also on the ground of Ranchi. India defeated New Zealand by seven wickets. The bowlers have been getting help at the JSCA stadium.
Team India has a great record in Ranchi
The record of the Indian cricket team in Ranchi has been excellent. Till now Team India has played three T20 matches here and Team India has won all three.