Tom Latham 145*, Kane Williamson 94* help New Zealand beats India by 7 wickets.
The 1st ODI match of the India tour of New Zealand, 2022 played today at Eden Park, Auckland. In which New Zealand beats India by 7 wickets.
New Zealand won the toss and invited India to bat first, India batted first, started the inning very strongly, Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill came to start the inning and gave a very strong start with cantury partnership of 124 runs for the first wicket, the first wicket has gone for 124 runs in first ball of the 24th over, Shubman Gill dismissed after playing a brilliant half-century inning of 50 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 1 boundary in 65 balls, next batsman Shreyas Iyer came to bat, menwhile the second wicket has also gone for 134 runs in 24.3 over, Shikhar Dhawan dismissed after playing a very brilliant half-century inning of 72 runs with the help of 13 boundaries in 77 balls, next batsman Rishabh Pant came to bat and he good strike rotate with Shreyas Iyer, the third wicket has gone for 156 runs in 32.2 over, Rishabh Pant dismissed for 15 runs in 23 balls, followed by Suryakumar Yadav came to bat and he dismissed very quickly just for 4 runs as fourth wicket in 32.5 over, the team score was 160 runs, next batsman Sanju Samson came to bat handled the inning and played a very brilliant half-century partnership of 94 runs with Shreyas Iyer, the fifth wicket has gone for 45.4 over, Sanju Samson dismissed after scoring 36 runs in 38 balls, next batsman Washington Sundar came to bat and handled the inning with Shreyas Iyer, the sixth wicket has gone for second ball of the final over, Shreyas Iyer dismissed after playing a very brilliant half-century inning of 80 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 4 boundaires in 76 balls, followed by Shardul Thakur came to bat and he was out in final ball of the inning for 1 run as seventh wicket, the team score was 306 runs, and Washington Sundar played a very brilliant unbeaten quick inning of 37 runs with the help of 3 sixes and 3 boundaries in just 16 balls. In this way, India scored 306 runs after losing 7 wickets in the stipulated 50 overs and set a target of 307 runs for New Zealand.
New Zealand's bowlers Lockie Ferguson took 3 wickets for 59 runs, Tim Southee 3 wickets for 73 runs, and Adam Milne got 1 wicket.
New Zealand chasing 307 runs in the second inning achived the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in first ball of the 48th over, New Zealand started the inning not very well, but the ending was very brilliant, Finn Allen and Devon Conway came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone for 35 runs in 7.3 over, Finn Allen dismissed after scoring 22 runs in 25 balls, next batsman Kane Williamson came to bat and handled the inning with Devon Conway, the second wicket has gone for 68 runs in first ball of the 16th over, Devon Conway dismissed after scoring 24 runs in 42 balls, next batsman Daryl Mitchell came to bat and he good strike rotate with Kane Williamson for a while, the third wicket has gone for 88 runs in 19.5 over, Daryl Mitchell dismissed for 11 runs in 15 balls, followed by Tom Latham came to bat handled the inning and took the match to the victory with Kane Williamson, Kane Williamson played a very brilliant unbeaten half-century and victory inning of 94 runs with the help of 1 six and 7 boundaries in 98 balls, and Tom Latham played a very brilliant unbeaten century and victory inning of 145 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 19 boundaires in just 104 balls. In this way, New Zealand chased the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in 47.1 overs and won the match by 7 wickets.
Indian bowlers Umran Malik took 2 wickets for 66 runs and Shardul Thakur got 1 wicket for 63 runs.
New Zealand batsman Tom Latham was selected as the best player of the match, he played a very brilliant unbeaten century and victory inning of 145 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 19 boundaries in just 104 balls.