New Zealand vs India 2nd T20I 2019 Highlights

Watch the highlights of New Zealand vs India 2nd T20I 2019 - India tour of New Zealand 3-match Twenty20 international series of the 2nd T20I match played between India and New Zealand at Eden Park, Auckland in 08th February 2019.

New Zealand vs India 2nd T20I 2019 Highlights
Krunal Pandya celebrates after taking a wicket © Getty Images

Krunal Pandya's three-for before Rohit Sharma's quick-fire half-century and Rishabh Pant's unbeaten rapid 40* helped to India crushing seven-wicket victory over New Zealand and level the series with 1-1 in the second T20I.

Match Stats :
  • India chased 159 was their seventh highest successful run-chase at away in One-day internationals.
  • India recorded their first T20 international win after 3-matches lost in New Zealand.
  • 2288 : Rohit Sharma became the leading run-scorer in T20 international cricket history, breaks the Martin Guptill's 2272.
  • New Zealand's 158 was their sixth highest score against India in T20 internationals.
  • Colin de Grandhomme hammered a 27-ball second fastest fifty by an New Zealand batsman against India in T20 internationals after Colin Munro's 26-ball half-century.
  • 77 : Ross Taylor and Colin de Grandhomme set up the record fifth-wicket partnership for New Zealand in T20 international, previously held by the 28-run stand between Corey Anderson and Mitchell Santner at Nagpur in the 2016 World Twenty20 and New Zealand's second highest fifth-wicket stand in T20Is.
  • 79 : Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan set up the second highest first-wicket partnership for India against New Zealand in T20 international and India's eighth highest opening stand in T20Is.

New Zealand scored 158-8 in 20 overs with top scorer by Colin Grandhomme blasted a 50 off 28-balls including 4-sixes & a six with strike rate of 178.57.

Ross Taylor struck 42 off 36-balls including 3-fours and Kane Williamson 20.

India best bowler by Krunal Pandya 3-28, Khaleel Ahmed took two-wickets and one for Bhuvneshwar Kumar - Hardik Pandya.

India chased 162-3 in 18.5 overs with top scorer by Rohit Sharma blasted a 50 off 29-balls including 4-sixes & 3-fours with strike rate of 172.41.

Rishabh Pant cracked a unbeaten 40 off 28-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike-rate of 142.85, Shikhar Dhawan struck 30 off 31-balls included 2-fours and MS Dhoni 20 not out.

New Zealand best bowler by Daryl Mitchell, Lockie Ferguson and Ish Sodhi each took one-wickets.

Krunal Pandya named Player of the match for his excellent spin bowling attack to picked up 3-wickets for 28-runs in 4-overs.

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