WTC Final: New Zealand defeated India in the final match of the World Test Championship to win the trophy. After this, once again New Zealand has maintained the record of good performance against India. Team India has failed to face the challenge of New Zealand in ICC tournaments in the last few years. India last defeated New Zealand by 7 wickets in the 2003 ODI World Cup under the captaincy of Sourav Ganguly. Since then, New Zealand has defeated India in the T20 World Cup, ODI World Cup and WTC matches.
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1. New Zealand had scored 190 runs while batting first in the league match of the 2007 T20 World Cup, in response to which the Indian team could only score 180 runs for nine wickets and had to face defeat by 10 runs.
2. After this, in the Super-10 match in the 2016 T20 World Cup, India restricted New Zealand to 126 for seven, but the Kiwi team bundled out the Indian innings for 79 runs on the strength of the bowlers and won by 47 runs. of.
3. India had also lost to New Zealand in the semi-finals of the 2019 ODI World Cup and it was the most disappointing loss for them. Batting first, New Zealand scored 239 runs thanks to Ross Taylor’s 74 and captain Kane Williamson’s 67 runs. This match was also affected due to rain and India had batted on the reserve day and lost their first three wickets within five runs. Ravindra Jadeja had raised some hopes for India by scoring 77 runs but Team India was all out after scoring 221 runs.
4. New Zealand also defeated India in the two-match Test series to be played under the WTC in 2020 before the WTC final. In this way, India has suffered consecutive defeats in ICC tournaments in the last few years. With this, New Zealand defeated India for the sixth time in a row in an ICC tournament match.
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