A brilliant all-round performance from the Indian team saw them beat New Zealand by 53 runs in the first T20I match of the three-match T20 series at Feroz Shah Kotla on Wednesday.
This was India’s first ever win in T20Is against the New Zealand. Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma shared a 158-run stand as India scored 202/3 in 20 overs against New Zealand in the 1st T20I.
Both the openers players scored 80 each as India notched their highest-ever score against New Zealand. Then Axar Patel and Yuzvendra Chchal took two wickets each as New Zealand reached 149/8 in 20 overs. Thus, India won their first T20I match against the New Zealand. India are also now 1-0 up in the three-match series.
After this amazing victory Indian team will continue the same in next T-20 Match against New Zealand. Now India vs New Zealand 2nd T20 will be played at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkoton 4th Nov, 2017. You must check the India vs New Zealand match prediction and Cricket betting tips here.