Simply three days after the just lately concluded T20 World Cup 2021, India and New Zealand met one another within the first match of the T20I sequence at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on Wednesday. Below the management of Rohit Sharma, Team India registered a comprehensive five-wicket win over the Black Caps to go 1-0 up within the three-match leg.
After opting to bowl first, India restricted New Zealand to 164/6 of their allotted 20 overs and chased down the goal in 19.4 overs with 5 wickets in hand.
In the course of the first innings, Indian pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar confirmed his splendid class and returned with spectacular figures.
Bhuvi picked up a few wickets whereas conceded solely 24 runs in his quota of 4 overs. The proper-armer drew the primary blood in type of New Zealand opener Daryl Mitchell , who bought out for a golden duck.
All of it occurred on the third supply of the match when Bhuvneshwar bowled a sensational inswinger to do away with Mitchell. Bhuvi came to visit the wicket and bowled a size supply which nipped again in sharply, forcing the batter to go for a ahead defence, leading to an enormous hole between bat and pad because the ball breached Mitchell’s defence to hit the stumps.
Right here is the video:
That is a Jaffa from Bhuvneshwar!! Daryl Mitchell departs for golden duck🦆🦆. pic.twitter.com/JuDei4wwke
— Shanu Kumar (@ShanuKu39157001) November 17, 2021
Aside from Bhuvneshwar, Ravichandran Ashwin, captain Rohit and Suryakumar Yadav have been the opposite contributors for the ‘Males in Blue’. Ashwin picked up two scalps for 23 runs in 4 overs.
Whereas chasing 165, Rohit made 48 off 36. Suryakumar, too, shined with the bat and scored 62 runs from 40 deliveries with the assistance of 9 boundaries.
“In the long run, it was an important effort from all our bowlers. They (Ashwin and Axar) bowl in tandem for the Delhi Capitals, and they’re at all times seeking to take wickets which is an effective signal, and it’s vital to try to put the brakes, and people guys do this. Surya batted brilliantly, and that’s how he performs, he performed some share photographs as effectively and performs spin rather well and makes use of the tempo effectively for the quick bowlers,” stated Rohit on the post-match presentation.