New Zealand beats India by 4 runs and won the three matches t-20 series by 2-1. Scoring a 72 runs destructive inning, Colin Munro won the man of the match and Tim Seifert got the man of the series title for his consistent performance.
New Zealand Inning
Losing the toss. New Zealand had to bat first. Their opening partnership brought 80 runs from 7.4 overs. Before, Kuldeep Yadav sent Tim Seifert back to the pavilion for 43 runs from only 25 balls with3 fours and 3 sixes. Then another opener Colin Munro picked 72 runs from only 40 balls with 5 fours and 5 sixes, before surrendered to Kuldeep Yadav again.
Captain Kane Williamson made another storm with Colin de Grandhomme, before scoring 27 runs from 21 balls with 3 fours and a six, Khaleel Ahmed sent him back. Then Colin de Grandhomme scored a tornado inning of 30 runs for 16 balls with 3 fours and a six.
New Zealand got a fighting score of 212 runs that made the foundation of the headline New Zealand beats India by 4 runs and won the three matches t-20 series by 2-1. As Kuldeep Yadav got a couple of wickets but each Bhubaneshwar Kumar and Khaleel Ahmed got the rests.
To the target of the huge score, India lost their opener Shikhar Dhawan by 6 runs on the scoreboard. But Rohit Sharma made 75 runs with Vijay Shankar. Though scoring 43 runs from only 28 balls with 5 fours and couple of sixes, Vijay Shankar got out to Mitchell Santer but Rohit Sharma made partnerships with Rishabh Pant and Hardik Pandya.
Opener Rohit Sharma got out to Daryl Mitchell, scoring 38 runs from 31 balls, at 141 runs on the scoreboard. Lastly, Scoring 33 runs from 16 balls with 4 sixes, Dinesh Kartik tried to make the rescue with Krunal Pandya scored 26 from 13 balls with a couple of fours and sixes. But failed to reach the target and ends in 208 runs for 6 wickets. New Zealand beats India by 4 runs and won the three matches t-20 series by 2-1
Each Daryl Mitchell and Mitchell Santer got a couple of wickets for New Zealand. Both Scott Kuggeleijn and Blair Tickner got the rests as well. As the high scoring match made the torture to the bowler. So bowlers of both team were so much liberal to the cost of the run.
Man of the match
Colin Munro, “Touch and go there until the final minute. India – you get one good batsman, another one comes along. The boys did a really good job of finishing off the really good Indian batsmen. Didn’t really focus on trying to do anything different, tried to put pressure back on the bowlers. Just came out nice and free, had a bit of luck, which you certainly need in this match.”
Man of the series
Tim Seifert, “Great to have a performance like that, but it’s great to get a victory, particularly a last-minute one like that. Great to have batted with Colin Munro. It’s awesome in my hometown, that the crowd have come out in full support – hopefully, they do so for the Super Smash final as well.”
Therefore, New Zealand beats India by 4 runs and won the three matches t-20 series by 2-1. As expected New Zealand made a wonderful comeback, winning the t-20 series as they lost the ODI series by 4-1.