India vs New Zealand Highlights, World Cup 2023: India and New Zealand faced off in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 on October 22 at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala. India won the match by 4 wickets, to go top of the points table.
India won the toss and decided to bowl first.
This 4-wicket win over New Zealand was India’s first win in the World Cup since 2003. Shubman Gill was the fastest to complete 2000 runs in this match. player of the match – Mohammed Shami.
New Zealand’s innings
New Zealand’s opening batsmen were out early. After that Rachin Ravindra, Daryl Mitchell played good innings. Rachin Ravindra scored 75 while Daryl Mitchell played a century (130).
Mohammed Shami was the star of India’s bowling attack, taking 5 wickets for 54 runs. Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Siraj took 1 wicket each. Kuldeep Yadav took 2 wickets.
Chasing the target, India got off to a good start with openers Rohit Sharma and Shubhman Gill making a partnership of 71 runs. However, Rohit Sharma was out for 46 runs in the 11th over and Shubman Gill was out for 26 runs in the 14th over. Virat Kohli, who was struggling for form in the tournament, came at number three and played a strong inning of 95 runs. He was out in the 48th over, just 5 runs short of his century. Ravindra Jadeja scored 39 not out.
New Zealand bowling
Lockie Ferguson took 2 wickets. And Mitchell Santner, Trent Boult, Matt Henry took 1 wicket each.