After getting WhiteWashed by India on the Home soil in T20I Series, Kiwis have given a tough fight to India in the First ODI Match of the series and won the match by 4 wickets and with 11 balls to spare.
Before the match, there is great pressure on New Zealand as the skipper Kane Williamson is not in the squad that too after getting whitewashed in T20I Series but Kiwis have performed exceptionally well in the Batting and won the match.
After winning the toss, New Zealand chose to bowl first, and India has posted a massive target of 348 runs in front of them. Indian Batsman ended up scoring 347 runs off 50 overs by losing 4 wickets.
Shreyas Iyer has scored his maiden ODI century and ended up scoring 103 runs off 107 balls with a strike rate of 96.25 and his innings included 11 fours and 1 six. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul are the other two batsmen who performed well and scored half-centuries in the match.
Coming to chase down the highest total they’ve ever chased in the ODIs, New Zealand lost their first two wickets in first 20 overs and in the third delivery of the 29th over when Jasprit Bumrah was bowling Everyone has seen Fabulous Fielding performance from Indian Skipper, Virat Kohli to dismiss New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls in run-out.
Ross Taylor who is on the strike has dabbed the ball off-side and started to run for single, Kohli who is fielding at the cover has taken the ball in under-arms and has thrown the ball to the wickets while diving down.
This magnificent fielding effort from Virat Kohli has seen Henry Nicholls walking back to the Pavillion and this has broken a dangerous partnership. Henry Nicholls ended up scoring 78 runs off 82 balls. watch that run-out from Virat Kohli below
Watch Virat Kohli’s Mind-boggling fielding effort to run-out Henry Nicholls in the First ODI at Seddon Park:
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