New Zealand hand India biggest defeat

New Zealand batting
Batsman Dismissal Runs (balls) 4s/6s SR
T Seifert b K Ahmed 84 (43) 7/6 195.34
C Munro c Shankar b K Pandya 34 (20) 2/2 170.00
K Williamson c H Pandya b Chahal 34 (22) 0/3 154.54
D Mitchell c Karthik b H Pandya 8 (6) 1/0 133.33
R Taylor c K Ahmed b B Kumar 23 (14) 0/2 164.28
C de Grandhomme c Siraj (sub) b H Pandya 3 (4) 0/0 75.00
M Santner not out 7 (4) 1/0 175.00
S Kuggeleijn not out 20 (7) 3/1 285.71
Didn’t bat: T Southee, I Sodhi, L Ferguson
Fall of wickets: 86/1 (C Munro, 8.2), 134/2 (T Seifert, 12.4), 164/3 (D Mitchell, 14.6), 164/4 (K Williamson, 15.1), 189/5 (C de Grandhomme, 17.5), 191/6 (R Taylor, 18.1)
Extras: 6 (5 wides, 1 leg bye)
Total: 219/6 in 20 overs at 10.95 runs per over
India bowling
Bowler Overs/Dots Runs Wickets Economy
B Kumar 4/7 47 1 11.75
K Ahmed 4/7 48 1 12.00
K Pandya 4/7 37 1 9.25
H Pandya 4/7 51 2 12.75
Y Chahal 4/4 35 1 8.75
India batting (target: 220)
Batsman Dismissal Runs (balls) 4s/6s SR
R Sharma c Ferguson b Southee 1 (5) 0/0 20.00
S Dhawan b Ferguson 29 (18) 2/3 161.11
V Shankar c Grandhomme b Santner 27 (18) 2/2 150.00
R Pant b Santner 4 (10) 0/0 40.00
MS Dhoni (wk) c Ferguson b Southee 39 (31) 5/1 125.80
D Karthik c Southee b Sodhi 5 (6) 0/0 83.33
H Pandya c Mitchell b Sodhi 4 (4) 1/0 100.00
K Pandya c Seifert b Southee 20 (11) 1/1 111.11
B Kumar c Seifert b Ferguson 1 (3) 0/0 33.33
Y Chahal b Mitchell 1 (3) 0/0 33.33
K Ahmed not out 1 (1) 0/0 100.00
Fall of wickets: 18/1 (R Sharma, 2.2), 51/2 (S Dhawan, 5.3), 64/3 (R Pant, 8.2), 65/4 (V Shankar, 8.4), 72/5 (D Karthik, 10.2), 77/6 (H Pandya, 10.6), 129/7 (K Pandya, 16.6), 132/8 (B Kumar, 17.5), 136/9 (MS Dhoni, 18.6), 139/10 (Y Chahal, 19.2)
Extras: 7 (1 no-ball, 3 wides, 3 leg byes)
Total: 139/10 in 19.2 overs at 7.18 runs per over
New Zealand bowling
Bowler Overs/Dots Runs Wickets Economy
T Southee 4/16 17 3 4.25
S Kuggeleijn 2/3 34 0 17.00
L Ferguson 4/13 22 2 5.50
M Santner 4/13 24 2 6.00
D Mitchell 2.2/3 13 1 5.57
I Sodhi 3/7 26 2 8.67

India vs New Zealand 1st T20 2019, key stats

  • India suffered their biggest defeat in Twenty20 International cricket in terms of runs, losing the first match by 80 runs. A 49-run defeat to Australia in the 2010 ICC T20 World Cup had been their biggest defeat in terms of runs previously.
  • Tim Seifert made his maiden T20I century and essentially set up New Zealand’s big win. He made a 43-ball 84, an innings punctuated by seven fours and six sixes.
  • Daryl Mitchell became the 81st player to play T20 cricket for New Zealand. He marked his debut making eight runs and taking one wicket.
  • Rohit Sharma led India in a T20I for the 13th time and suffered his second defeat. India suffered their seventh T20I defeat against New Zealand and the third on New Zealand soil.

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