New Zealand vs West Indies 1st T20I 2020 Highlights

Watch the highlights of New Zealand vs West Indies 1st T20I 2020 - West Indies tour of New Zealand 3-match Twenty20 international series of the 1st T20I match played between West Indies and New Zealand at Eden Park, Auckland in 27th November 2020.

New Zealand vs West Indies 1st T20I 2020 Highlights
Lockie Ferguson celebrates after his five-wicket haul © Getty Images

Lockie Ferguson's five-for before James Neesham, Devon Convay and Mitchell Santner's powers to New Zealand cruising to via DLS method five-wicket victory over West Indies, despite a Kieron Pollard's career-best 37-ball 75* and take a 1-0 lead in a rain-truncated game of the first T20I.

* Lockie Ferguson's 5 for 21 was the second best bowling figures for New Zealand in T20 international and New Zealand's best figures against West Indies in T20Is, surpassing the previous best of 4 for 24 held by Nathan McCullum at Auckland in 2014.

* 84 : Kieron Pollard and Fabian Allen set up the record sixth-wicket partnership for West Indies in T20 internationals, previously held by the 73-run stand between Lendl Simmons and Denesh Ramdin against England at Bridgetown in 2014.

* 8 : Kieron Pollard equalled the joint seventh most sixes in an innings for West Indies in T20 international, jointly with Chris Gayle and Evin Lewis.

* 8 : Kieron Pollard hit the most sixes by an West Indies batsman against New Zealand in T20Is, surpassing the his own 5-sixes and Chris Gayle's 5-sixes record.

West Indies 59-5 to scored 180-7 in 16 overs - due to rain match reduced 20 to 16-overs per side - with top scorer by Kieron Pollard hammered a unbeaten 75 off 37-balls including 8-sixes & 4-fours with strike rate of 202.70.

Andre Fletcher blasted a 34 off 14-balls including 3-sixes & 3-fours with strike rate of 242.85 and Fabian Allen scored 30 off 26-balls included 4-fours & a six.

New Zealand best bowler by Lockie Ferguson 5-21 and Tim Southee took 2-wickets for 22-runs in 3-overs.

New Zealand chased 179-5 in 15.2 overs - due to rain revised target of 176 in 16-overs - with top scorer by James Neesham hammered a unbeaten 48 off 24-balls including 5-fours & 3-sixes with strike rate of 200.

Debutant Devon Conway blasted a 41 off 29-balls including 5-fours & a six with strike rate of 141.37, Mitchell Santner hammered a unbeaten 31 off 18-balls included 3-sixes with strike-rate of 172.22.

Glenn Phillips blasted a 22 off 7-balls including 3-sixes & a four with strike rate of 314.28 and Tim Seifert 17.

West Indies best bowler by Oshane Thomas took 2-wickets and one for Kieron Pollard - Sheldon Cottrell.

Lockie Ferguson named Player of the match for his brilliant bowling performance to claimed a career-best 5-wicket haul for 21-runs in 4-overs.

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