India vs New Zealand
Team India Playing XI: Vijay Shankar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuswendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar Mohammed Shami ,Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, and Ambati Rayudu.
New Zealand’s playing XI: Henry Nicholas, Michael Santonr, Brakvel, Tim Southee, Luke Ferguson, Trent Boult , Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, and toll Latham.
India vs New Zealand: The first(1st) match of the five-match series between India and New Zealand was played in Napier. In this match, New Zealand decided to bat first(1st) before obtaining the toss. Earlier, batting first(1st), the Kiwi team was reduced to 157 runs in 38 overs. India got the target of 158 runs to win. Later the game was stopped for half an hour due to the sun’s bright light and after this, India’s new target of 156 runs in 49 overs was given to win. The target of victory for the team was achieved by Team India, with an unbeaten 75 not out and eight wickets remaining. With this win, India made a 1-0 lead in the ODI series. India got this victory on the basis of Duckworth-Lewis rule.