Published On: Wed, Mar 16th, 2016

ICC World T20 2016: New Zealand Won By 47 Runs Against India


On Tuesday night, India and New Zealand cricket teams played the first T20 match of World Cup 2016 in which guests spin bowling destroyed hosts batting line up and took first victory of T20 world cup 2016 by 47 runs.


The big event of World T20 Cup 2016 started in India and the first T20 match played by india vs New Zealand in which guest won the toss and elected to bat first but did not prove good decision.

Whole team bowled on just 126 in result of massive bowling spells made by Blue Shirts but in reply, Black Caps alleged tremendous work in spin department in start of innings and thrashed hosts on just 79 and took first victory by 47 runs at Nagpur.


Big drama held in Nagpur during first T20 of World Cup 2016 between India and New Zealand in which pitch climate proved wrong experience related to good for batting first.

Dhoni’s eleven used three pacer especially Ashish Nehra and 3 spinners included Ravichandran Ashwin collapsed Kiwi batting on just 126 runs in which highlighted progress in bat made by Corey Anderson 34 runs other batsmen did not play well Kane Williamson 8, Ross Taylor 10, Grant Elliott 9 gone to dressing room very early.

When India start chasing 127 runs target openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan collapsed by Nathan McCullum under 10, Mr. popular Virat Kohli seems to be fly big over bowlers by showing 2 massive boundaries but Ish Sodhi made turning delivery and got caught behind by the help of keeper.

Suresh Raina 1 and most experienced all rounder Yuvraj Singh 4, Ravindra Jadeja 0 and young Hardik Pandya bowled on just 4.

On the top of B group, India also a tougher side but his first defeat against black Caps proved negligence and over confidence as home side, Kiwi left arm spinner Mitchell Santner hit by fantastic 4 wickets in his profession.