Team India did a clean sweep on the New Zealand team: India vs New Zealand the last T20 match was played in Kolkata on 21 November. The Indian team defeated New Zealand by 73 runs in this match. With this, the t20 series ended. And India won this series by 3-0.
Rohit Sharma, who is the new captain of the India team. He won the toss for the third time in a row. And decided to bat first. Batting first, India made a good score of 184 loss of 7 wickets. Rohit Sharma scored 56 runs while playing the captaincy innings. Due to Rohit’s half-century, India could reach a good target. Rohit Sharma was also the top scorer of the India team.
When the New Zealand team came out to chase, they had a big target of 185 runs in front of them. Chasing the target, the start of the New Zealand team was not at all good. They kept on losing their wickets. And the whole team was all out for 111 runs. Due to which this match also got out of his hands.
Opener batsman Martin Guptill played a good inning and complete his half-century. Martin Guptill was the only batsman who could spend time at the crease of the new Zealand side. Axar Patel often took three big wickets while bowling brilliantly for the India team, and played an important role in the team’s victory. Axar Patel, Patel was often awarded the Man of the Match for his excellent bowling.
First-time Clean Sweep
Team India and captain Rohit Sharma have created a memorable history with their third consecutive t20i win against the New Zealand cricket team.
For the first time in 2012, a home series was played between the India and New Zealand cricket teams. MS Dhoni was the captain of the team India at that time and the new Zeland team defeated India 1-0 in the two-match series.
Moments of the match
Mark Chapman got out for the duck for the first time after 31 T20I innings.
Glenn Phillips was dismissed for the second time in T20I without opening an account.
Till the powerplay, the new Zeland team’s score was 37/3.
Martin Guptill (51) was his 20th fifty in T20Is.
New Zealand lost their 5 wickets on the score of 76 runs.
Venkatesh Iyer took his first wicket in international cricket by dismissing Adam Milne.
This was Team India’s sixth consecutive win in T20Is.